Guest roles in films have been an interesting prospects for film-makers and actors. While certain film-makers and actors made proper use of it, certain others made a mess out of it.
In fact, Mollywood has witnessed some impeccable guest appearances by stars in some good Malayalam films. Up to some extent, those guest roles are remembered as much as the movies. Due credits must be given to the makers, as well as stars, for making them special.
Here, we are listing 6 of the most memorable guest appearances in Malayalam films. Take a look..
Mohanlal – Summer In Bethlahem
By far, this is one of the best guest appearances in the history of Malayalam cinema. Mohanlal appeared as Niranjan, a convict, who is the lover of Aami, character played by Manju Warrier in the movie. The focus of the entire movie shifts to this character, once Niranjan appears. Mohanlal was amazing as Niranjan and his role is definitely one of the high points of the movie.
Mammootty - Narasimham
Narasimham had Mohanlal in complete energy and full-form. Still, Mammootty came in to the movie, playing the role of an advocate named Nandagopala Maaraar. The actor simply stole the show in the scenes in which he appeared. The character was barely there for 10 minutes but still managed to make a lasting impression in the movie.
Kamal Hassan - Daisy
Daisy, narrated a love story and had fresh faces in the lead roles. Apart from them, the film had a surprise package in the form of Kamal Hassan, who did an extended cameo in the movie. In fact, the actor played a vital role in the movie and his presence was a big positive for the movie.
Mohanlal - Peruvannapurathe Visheshangal
Peruvannapurathe Visheshangal, directed by Kamal, had Jayaram and Parvathy in the lead roles. In fact, Mohanlal opted to do a guest appearance in the movie. He played a character named Achyuth Kurup, who plays a vital role in uniting the lead pair of the movie. Once again, the actor was at ease performing the role.
Suresh Gopi - Manu Uncle
Manu Uncle had a couple of guest appearances and the big surprise came in the form of Suresh Gopi, who appeared as a police officer named Minnal Prathapan. Suresh Gopi tried his hands at comedy with this role and he was successful in making Minnal Prathapan a memorable character.
Asif Ali - Vellimoonga
Well, Asif Ali has done a good number of guest roles in movies and his role in the movie Vellimoonga, is the most memorable one among them. The actor did fit in to the role perfectly and he was simply superb, especially in the climax sequences.
In fact, both the superstars of Mollywood, Mammootty and Mohanlal have appeared in guest roles in good number of movies. Interestingly, Mammootty has appeared as himself, while appearing in guest roles in movies.
Among the young actors, it is Asif Ali, who has done maximum number of guest roles. Interestingly, many of the films, in which he made a special appearance have turned out to be big hits. Films like Vellimoonga and Amar Akbar Anthony are examples of that.
Most recently, actor Dulquer Salmaan was seen in a special appearance in the movie Ann Maria Kalippilaanu. The actor, received positive responses for his appearance in the movie.