Suresh Krishna (actor)

Suresh Krishna (born 5 April 1973) is an Indian film and television actor, known for villain and character roles. He is noted for his portrayals in Manju Poloru Penkutti, Christian Brothers, Pazhassi Raja and Kutty Srank.

Suresh Krishna
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Born
Suresh Kumar

(1973-04-05) 5 April 1973 (age 48)
OccupationFilm actor
Spouse(s)
Sree Lakshmi
(m. 2006)
ChildrenAnanthakrishnan
Unnimaya
Parent(s)Balakrishna Panicker
Parvathy

Personal lifeEdit

Suresh Krishna was born on 5 April 1973, the youngest of six children, to Balakrishna Panicker and Parvathy in the temple town of Guruvayoor in Thrissur district. His father was working with the Tamil Nadu Government in the irrigation department and the family migrated to Tamil Nadu. Suresh was educated in Chennai.[1]

He is married to Sree Lakshmi, a professor at SCMS School of Technology and Management, Kochi with two children. Currently he resides at Thrippunithura with his family.[2]

CareerEdit

Suresh's first acting role was in a Tamil serial in Doordarshan, produced by Madhumohan in 1990. In 1995, Suresh's played the legendary Thiruvalluvar, earning him instant recognition across Tamil Nadu. [3] He was working in Tamil films and television from Chennai when he was offered a chance to debut in Malayalam, acting in the serial Sthree Janmam. His next role was as Balashankar in K. K. Rajeev's Swapnam.[1] His performance as the lovelorn husband fetched him numerous awards including the Asianet Cine Award for The Best Actor.[1] He then played Surya, in Orma, which was aired on Asianet and went on to become one of his best works on the small screen.[1]

Film careerEdit

In 1993, Suresh made his debut on the Malayalam big screen in Chamayam. Since then he has acted in a slew of Malayalam films with major directors and stars, including; Kamal (in Manju poloru Penkutty and Rapakkal ); Santhosh Sivan (in Ananthabhadram), Ranjith ( in Paleri Manikyam, Kerala Cafe and Indian Rupee), Joshiy (Christian Brothers ), Shaji N. Karun (in Kutty Srank ) and Hariharan in his film PazhassiRaja.

The character roles of "Kaitheri Ambu" from Pazhassi Raja and "Loni Aasan" from Kutty Srank were milestones in his career.[4] His performance as Loni Asaan won him a Film Fare nomination for the Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Besides his roles as a supporting actor, he is noted for his strong negative characters starting with the villain "Shekarankutty" from Karumadikuttan, the lecherous stepfather "Mohan" from Manju Poloru Penkutti, the cruel "Kishanchand" from Banaras, the don "Paruthikkadan Shaji" from The Metro, the villainous "Manikunju" from Pappi Appacha and the scheming GeorgeKutty from Christian Brothers.[5]

2014 saw him work with director Renjith in Njan in a role that showcased his abilities as an actor.

ProducerEdit

Suresh has also become a producer through Thakkali Films, along with actor Biju Menon, director Shajoon Kariyal, scriptwriter Sachi and cinematographer P. Sukumar. Their first release Chettayees starring Lal, Biju Menon, Suresh Krishna, P. Sukumar, Sunil Babu and Miya was released in November 2012. The movie marked a further exploration of his skills from villain style roles to comedy.[6]

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1993 Chamayam Uncredited Role
1996 Yuvathurki Uncredited Role
2001 Karumadikkuttan Shekharan Debut Film
Rakshasa Rajavu Mohammed Ibrahim
Praja Unni Pisharodi
2002 Kuberan Sanjay
Chathurangam Kozhuvanal Jose
Ee Bhargavi Nilayam
Onnaman Ramanik


2003 Pattanathil Sundaran Sasidharan
War and Love Major Rajendran
2004 Vajram Raghu
Manju Poloru Penkutty Mohan
Sathyam Prakash Menon
2005 Rappakal Sudhi
Rajamanikyam Ramesh
Manikyan Rajendran
Anandabhadram Police Inspector
2006 Rashtram Mukundan
Thuruppu Gulan Unnithan's Son
Chess Adv. Raj Mohan
Yes Your Honour A.C.P. Prakash
2007 Flash Bhadran
Sooryan Cherian
Nadiya Kollappetta Rathri Vijayabhanu
Paradesi Ravi Tharakan
2008 Thirakkatha Doctor Shahid
Kanichukulangarayil CBI James George
2009 Ivar Vivahitharayal Manager of MIF Group Special Appearance
Banaras Kishanchand
Chemistry Father Vattaparambil
T. D. Dasan Std. VI B Ramankutty
Ee Pattanathil Bhootham Robins
Kerala Cafe In the Segment Nostalgia
Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja Kaitheri Ambu
Paleri Manikyam: Oru Pathirakolapathakathinte Katha D.Y.S.P. Madhavan
2010 Thanthonni Nelson
Kutty Srank Loni Ashan
Again Kasargod Khader Bhai Ameer Ajmal
Pramani Mangattu Vikraman
Paappi Appacha Manikunju
Kaaryasthan Susheelan
2011 The Metro Paruthikkadan Shaji
Sahasram Sudheer
Arjunan Saakshi Salim Mamen
Christian Brothers George Kutti
Mohabbath
Manikiakkallu
Indian Rupee Chandrashekar Menon
2012 Father's Day
Shikari Abdulla
Kalikaalam Gouthaman Nair
Mallu Singh Ananthan
Ulakam Chuttum Valiban Dhathan
Venicile Vyapari Chungathara Aniyappan
Naughty Professor
Thappana Chettiyar Sivan
Chettayees Roopesh Krishna
2013 Entry Police Commissioner
Climax Ramkumar(R.K.)
Ezhamathe Varavu Forest Ranger
Ginger Harinarayanan
Honey Bee Father Collins
Kadal Kadannu Oru Mathukkutty Soman and himself Dual Role
Memories Vinod Krishna
2014 Njaan Achan
Praise the Lord C.I. Balakrishnan
2015 Loham Shaji Bhaskar
Anarkali Aatta Koya
2016 Valleem Thetti Pulleem Thetti Menon a.k.a. Bhagavaan
Thoppil Joppan Roy
Swarna Kaduva Divakaran
Leela Devassi
2017 Puthan Panam Manager Ramana
Honey Bee 2: Celebrations Father Collin's
Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol Augustine
Sherlock Toms Pradeep
Ramaleela Theekuni Chandran
2018 Uncle Vishwan
Orayiram Kinakkalal Abraham Mathan
Drama Philip John Chako (Monichan)
Aanakkallan C.I. Bruselee Rajan
Padayottam Baba
2019 Ganagandharvan Shyamaprasad
Mamangam Pokkar [7]
Jack & Daniel Jerald Mathew
Driving Licence Actor Bhadran
Nalpathiyonnu (41) Ravi Nambiar
2021 One M.L.A. Nilamel Rajan
Tsunami Fransis [8]
Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham Moidu Upcoming Movie
Pathonpatham Noottandu Panikkasseri Parameswara Kaimal Upcoming Movie[9]
Varaal TBA Upcoming Movie[10]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Nominations

Television serialsEdit

Title Channel Language Notes
Madhu Mohan's Serial DD Chennai Tamil
Thiruvalluvar DD Podhigai Tamil
Sthree Asianet Malayalam
Abhayam Surya TV Malayalam
Kudipaka Asianet Malayalam
Swapnam Asianet Malayalam Asian Paints Apex Ultima Asianet Family TV Awards 2005 for The best son-in-law role
Megham Asianet Malayalam
Orma Asianet Malayalam
Minnaram Asianet Malayalam
Thulabharam Surya TV Malayalam
Lakshyam Asianet Malayalam
Daya Kairali TV Malayalam

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Shining on the small screen". The Hindu. 1 October 2005. Retrieved 12 July 2018.[dead link]
  2. ^ "Profile". The Official Website of Suresh Krishna. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  3. ^ https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/topic/Suresh-Krishna?from=mdr
  4. ^ "Suresh Krishna in full swing". India Glitz. 12 November 2010. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  5. ^ "'ഇടി വാങ്ങുന്ന കഥാപാത്രങ്ങള്‍ നിര്‍ത്തിക്കൂടെയെന്ന് മക്കള്‍ പലപ്പോഴും ചോദിച്ചിട്ടുണ്ട്'". 5 October 2019 – via Mathrubhumi.
  6. ^ "A reason to smile". Khaleej Times. 16 December 2012. Retrieved 12 July 2018.
  7. ^ "Mammootty: Baahubali is a fictional film, Mamangam is a true story". Indian Express. 12 June 2019. Retrieved 4 September 2021.
  8. ^ "'Tsunami' makers release unique teasers". New Indian Express. 25 February 2021. Retrieved 4 September 2021.
  9. ^ "പരമേശ്വരകൈമൾ ആയി സുരേഷ് കൃഷ്ണ; പത്തൊൻപതാം നൂറ്റാണ്ടിലെ ക്യാരക്റ്റർ പോസ്റ്റർ" [Suresh Krishna as Parameswarakaimal; Nineteenth century character poster] (in Malayalam). 2 September 2021. Retrieved 2 September 2021.
  10. ^ "Anoop Menon and Prakash Raj team up for Kannan Thamarakkulam's 'Varaal'". Times of India. 3 September 2021. Retrieved 4 September 2021.

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