Mammootty is a true gentleman who makes it a point to appreciate talents. One incident that occurred in the recently concluded 63rd Filmfare Awards South underlines this fact.
Mammootty took out time to congratulate National Award winning Kannada actor Sanchari Vijay who was also present at the occassion.
This happened when Mammootty was leaving the venue after the culmination of the function. Mammootty spotted actor Sanchari Vijay and broke the security barriers to go and meet the young actor.
Reports suggest that, Mammootty congratulated Sanchari Vijay on winning the National award and also mentioned that he had seen the actor's Kannada movie Naanu Avanalla.. Avalu. Both of the actors did share a selfie moment.
Sanchari Vijay won the National Award for the Best Actor at the 62nd National Film Awards for his performance in the Kannada film Naanu Avanu Alla..Avalu. The actor was also the recipient of the Best Actor award in Kannada category at the 63rd Brittania Filmfare Awards South.
Meanwhile, Mammootty who has won the National Award for the Best Actor, 3 times so far, won the Best Actor Award in Malayalam category at the 63rd Brittania Filmfare Awards South held in Hyderabad.
The actor went on to win the award for his performance as Pallickal Narayanan in the movie Pathemari directed by Salim Ahmed.