Kothuku Nanappan

Kothuku Nanappan was an Indian theater actor, mimicry artist and film actor in Malayalam movies during the 1980s and 1990s.[2][3] His popular movies are Naadodikkaattu (1987), Aanavaal Mothiram (1991), Sarapanjaram (1979), Paavam Poornima (1984) and Chenkol (1993).[4] His role as a supervisor role in the comedy film Nadodikattu is well noted for his performance.

Kothuku Nanappan
S. Narayanan Namboothiri

12 March 1935
Died26 December 1994
OccupationFilm actor
Years active1978-1994[1]
Spouse(s)Suseela Devi
Parent(s)G. Shankaran Namboothiri, Saraswathy Antharjanam

Personal lifeEdit

He was born to Saraswathy Antharjanam and G. Shankaran Namboothiri, of Muttathu Madom, Perunnai, Changanacherry, Travancore, on 12 March 1935. His official name was S. Narayanan Namboothiri. He had a diploma in Textile Technology from Govt. Polytechnic, Thiruvananthapuram. He worked as a Textile Investigator Textile Commissioner’s Office, Mumbai. Later he came back to Kerala to act in movies. He is married to Suseela Devi from Kizhakkedathu House, Varanad, Cherthala in 1962. The couple had two sons. He died on 26 December 1994.[5]

Partial filmographyEdit


  1. ^ "Kothuku Nanappan". www.malayalachalachithram.com.
  2. ^ "All you want to know about #KothukuNanappan".
  3. ^ "Profile of Malayalam Actor Kothuku Nanappan". en.msidb.org.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 29 November 2014. Retrieved 13 August 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 19 August 2014. Retrieved 16 August 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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