Jagathy Sreekumar is an Indian film actor (malayalam) born on 5 January 1951 at Jagathy, Thiruvananthapuram. His original name is Sreekumar Achary. He is the son of Malayalam dramatist and writer N. K. Achary (1917–1992) (also fondly known as Jagathy). N. K. Achary was an All India Radio employee. He has performed in more than 1000 films. He has also directed two films and has written screenplays for two films.