Malayalam film industry is blessed with some amazing actors, who can handle comedy with ease. In fact, many of our character actors have excelled in comical roles, as well.
The year 2016 was filled with Malayalam movies that were in the lines of comedy entertainers. Such films that have stayed closed to the genre have made it big at the box office, even in the past.
Here, we are going to list out some performances of 2016 from Malayalam movies, that really tickled the bones of the viewers. Read on..
Soubin Shahir In Maheshinte Prathikaaram
In one way or the other, the year 2016 definitely belonged to Soubin Shahir, as he made it a point to entertain everyone, with his performances in each film of his. But, the prominent performance among them was the movie Maheshinte Prathikaaram, in which he portrayed a character named Krispin. The actor was excellent in the portrayal of this character and his witty dialogues were one of the high points of the movie.
Sharafudheen In Happy Wedding
A big share of the credit for the success of this film should go to this man, who was at his witty best in this film. He played the role of Manu, who is the cousin of the central character. In fact, each and every dialogue of the actor was successful in evoking laughter.
Aju Varghese In Pretham/Ann Maria Kalippilaanu
Aju Varghese is one such actor, who has mastered the art of comedy. We saw a much matured Aju Varghese in 2016 and his performance in both the above films prove that. In Pretham, he did both comedy and serious scenes with perfection whereas in Ann Maria Kalippilaanu, he was at his witty best.
Dharmajan In Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan
Dharmajan was the real show-stealer of this perfect entertainer of 2016. The actor appeared as Dasappan, the close pal of the central character played by Vishnu Unnikrishnan in the movie. Most of the comedy numbers of Dharmajan did strike the right chords with the audiences.
Alencier Ley In Maheshinte Prathikaaram
The character Artist Baby was one of the most celebrated ones of the year 2016. Due credit must be given to this man who portrayed this role with perfection. In many of the sequences, Alencier Ley resorted to the style of delivering natural comedy and he did all those with ease. Definitely, one of the most entertaining performances of 2016.
Mamukkoya is one such actor who has excelled in all kinds of roles. With this year's movie Oppam, the actor proved that he is still is a king of comedy. In fact, one of the sequences of the film involving Mamukkoya in Oppam is considered to be the one of the best comedy sequences of the year 2016.
It has to be noted that most of the Malayalam movies mentioned in the above list did go on to become big hits underlying the fact that comedy movies are still in demand.
The best part is that the comedy sequences in the films of these days have undergone a drastic change. Unlike in the past, the forced comedy sequences have taken a backseat now, which has allowed quality comedy sequences to come to foray.
Malayalam movies of 2016 like Maheshinte Prathikaaram, Action Hero Biju etc., did rely on situational comedies that worked out well with the audiences.