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Biography:  Mammootty aka Muhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil is a well-known India Film actor best known for his National award-winning movies like Mathilukal, Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha, Ponthan Mada,Vidheyan and Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar. He is also known as Mega Super Star and a legendary actor in South Indian Film Industry. The actor has been one of the leading stars in Indian  Cinema Industry for the past 50 years. He has acted in over 400 films in various languages like Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada. Besides his acting career, he is also playing a vital role in film production and distribution. In 2010, he became Chairman of Malayalam TV channels such as Kairali TV, People TV, and Channel We. Later he launched his own production house named ‘Play House'in 2009. And he is also co-founder of Casio Production along with Mohanlal ,I.V.Sasi,Seema and Century Kochumon. Personal Life Mammootty was raised in the village of Chempu near Vaikom in Kottayam district, Kerala. He married Sulfath in 1979. They have two children, Surumi and Dulquer Salmaan.His younger brother Ibrahimkutty is also an actor. Ibrahimkutty's son Maqbool Salmaan is also a film actor. Career Life He made his first debut in the film Anubhavangal Paalichakal in 1971. The film was directed by K. S. Sethumadhavan.After seven years gap, the actor got good opportunities to act in movies like Mela,  Vilkkanundu Swapnangal. The actor won his first Kerala State Film Award for Best Supporting Actor in the film Ahimsa. In the 1980s, he appeared in more than 200 films in various roles, which is marked as a golden era of the actor's career. The actor received critical acclaim during the 1990s for showcasing his fascinating acting skills in front of audiences. His stellar performance in the movies like Boothakkannadi,Dr.Bahbasahed Ambedkar,Ponthan Mada and Vidheyan are popular in Malayalam Film Industry. Mammootty has also acted in a few non-Malayalam movies which include Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada and English films. In 1990, he made his Tamil debut in Mounam Sammadham, directed by K. Madhu. He has acted in Tamil films for directors including K. Balachander (Azhagan), Mani Ratnam (Thalapathy), Fazil (Kilippechu Kekkavaa), N. Linguswamy (Aanandham) and Rajiv Menon (Kandukondain Kandukondain) (1993). He played the role of Anantha Sharma in K. Vishwanath's Telugu film Swathi Kiranam (1992). In 2012,he acted in the Kannada-Malayalam bilingual film Shikari. He made his debut in Hindi films through Thriyathri, which was released in 1989, though his first film as a leading actor was Dhartiputra. He starred in the biographical film Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar, directed by Jabbar Patel, which was in English. He also appeared in Sau Jhooth Ek Sach (2004). Mammootty has had many of his Malayalam films dubbed into Telugu and Tamil cinema such as Doubles, Chattambinaadu, Parunthu, Annan Thambi, Thommanum Makkalum, Sethurama Iyer CBI and Pazhassi Raja among others. Awards He has won 3 National Film Awards for Best Actor, 7 Kerala State Film Awards, and 13 Filmfare Awards South. In 1998, he was awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India for his contributions towards the arts. He has also received honorary doctorate degrees from the University of Kerala in January 2010 and from the University of Calicut in December 2010.
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Mammootty Movies

Movie Director
as Actor
Mahi V Raghav 08 Feb 2024
as Actor
Deepan 16 Dec 2024
as Actor
Pramod Pappan 17 Nov 2024
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Nadirsha 31 May 2024

Mammootty: Age, Net Worth, Movies, Family, and Personal Details


Name Mammootty
Profession(s) Main Profession
Actor, Producer

Other Profession
Date Of Birth 07 Sep 1951
Age 73
Birth Place Chempu, Vaikom, Kottayam
Current Residence Kochi
Religion Islam
Nationality Indian
Height 178cm
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Hobbies Writing, Driving, Photography

Mammootty Family

Father Ismail Panaparambil
Mother Fatima Panaparambil
Sibling NA
Spouse Sulfath Kutty
Children Dulquer Salmaan, Kutty Surumi

Mammootty Education

Education Qualification LLB
College(s) Government Law College, Ernakulam , Sacred Heart College
School(s) St.Albert's School, Ernakulam, Govt.High School, Kulasekharamangalam, Kottayam

Mammootty Net Worth

Net Worth 45 million

Mammootty Debut Movies

Malayalam Anubhavangal Paalichakal

Mammootty Unknown Facts

  • Mammootty is the only actor in the Malayalam film industry who has played the highest number of dual roles in more than 15 films.
  • He is a three-time National award winner, equalled with Amitabh Bachchan and Kamal Haasan.
  • Mammootty initially refused to do the award winning role of Dr.Ambedkar, because he didn't want to shave his moustache
  • He is also known as the Megastar of the Malayalam Film Industry.
  • Mammootty is a complete family man and loves to spend time with his wife and family.
  • He is not only an actor, but also a fitness enthusiast. He follows a low-carb diet with more protein-rich foods like fish, chicken and eggs to maintain his fitness.
  • Mammotty is the author of a book titled 'Kaazhchappadu' which means perspective.
  • Mammootty is not only a superb actor, he is also active in charity services.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Mammootty

  • The age of Mammootty in the 2024 was 73.

  • The Mammootty's was born in Chempu, Vaikom, Kottayam.

  • The DOB for Mammootty was 07 Sep 1951.

  • The Mammootty is approximately 178cm tall.

  • The most recent movies for Mammootty is Yatra 2.

  • Mammootty is best known for the films Pazhassiraja and Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha.

  • Mammootty is the only actor in the Malayalam film industry who has played the highest number of dual roles in more than 15 films. and He is a three-time National award winner, equalled with Amitabh Bachchan and Kamal Haasan..

  • The Mammootty had 45 million's worth of wealth.

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  • The educational background of Mammootty was LLB.

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  • The Mammootty Instagram account is mammootty.

  • The Mammootty Twitter handle is Mammukka.

  • Mammootty's next feature film with Deepan.

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