Mammootty, the actor who has always been a great friend of his onscreen rival Mohanlal, stated his support for his dear friend in a recent press conference. Mammootty stated that Mohanlal is the pride of Malayalam cinema and requested media and public to stop attacking Mohanlal.
The actor feels that a talented person like Mohanlal does not deserve such a big insult for the failure of an event. Mammootty stated that Mohanlal is doubtlessly the one of the best actors of Indian cinema and deserves a better treatment from the media and fans. He also requested the media to stop dragging Mohanlal into controversies.
Mammootty, who was addressing the media from the set of his upcoming movie Bhaskar The Rascal, refused to answer the questions of media representatives. The actor feels that it his duty to support Mohanlal, whom he considers as a close friend, fantastic actor and a nice human being.
Along with Mammootty, actors Joy Mathew, Meera Nandan, Pearle Maaney etc has also publicly declared their support for Mohanlal, through their respective Facebook pages. Joy Mathew states that Mohanlal has become a role model for the society, by deciding to return the remuneration he received for the Lalisom show.