Kerala Politicians Who Acted In Malaylam Movies
There is a funny saying that, politicians must have some basic acting talent. Whatever it is, many of our politicians showcase their talent in cinema. Here is the list of Kerala politicians who acted in movies.
1.V S Achuthanandan
Veteran CPM leader V S Achuthanandan, who is famous for his strong stand in public matters acted in a movie ‘Campus Diary’ as himself. The movie is directed by Jeevan Das. His character in the movie is a mass leader who extends support to a village’s problems. The theme of the movie is, local villagers are up in arms against the exploitation of water resources by a large company and Achuthanandan comes to express his support with the villagers.
2. P C George
Firebrand politician P C George became an actor through the Malayalam thriller movie ‘Elanjaikkavu P O’ written and directed by Sangeeth Louis. The star cast of the movie includes Salim Kumar, Mukesh, Suraj Venjarammoodu, Saikumar, Kalabhavan Mani, Riyaz Khan, Shammi Thilakan, Bijukkuttan, Vaiga, Ambika Mohan, Kulappulli Leela and Kanakalatha.
3. Pannyan Raveendran
Famous CPI leader Pannyan Raveendran acted in a movie ‘Vikrithikoottam written and directed by Advocate Sangeeth Louis. He portrayed the role of a college principal. The lead cast of the movie includes Madhu, Manoj K Jayan, Captain Raju, Suraj Venjarammoodu and Shwetha Menon.
4. Rajmohan Unnithan
Former KPCC General Secretery Rajmohan Unnithan is a fine actor too. He debuted through the Suresh Gopi starrer ‘The Tiger’ directed by Shaji Kailas. Later he acted in movies like ‘Black Dahlia’, ‘Kancheepurathe Kalyanam’, ‘Kanyakumari Express’ and ‘Uppukandam Brothers Back in Action’.
5. Manjalamkuzhi Ali
Former Kerala minister Manjalamkuzhi Ali is not only a politician, a movie producer as well. He is the producer of Malayalam movies, including ‘Dhwani'. ‘Purappad’, ‘The King’and ‘Oru Abhibhashakante Case diary’. He did a role in the movie ‘Radhamadhavam’ which is produced by himself. Later he acted in the movie 'Vikrithikoottam' directed by Sangeeth Louis.
6. M K Muneer
Famous politician M K Muneer who is the son of former kerala chief minister C. H. Mohammed Koya too acted in a movie. He showcases his acting talent through the movie ‘9 KK Road’ directed by Simon Kuruvila. He is a very good singer too.
7. T N Prathapan
Famous congress leader T N Prathapan too appeared in a movie. He acted in the movie 9 KK Road’ directed by Simon Kuruvila. The lead characters are portrayed by Babu Antony, Vijayaraghavan and Nishanth Sagar.
8. Jose Thettayil
Ex Minister has acted in a movie ‘Nakharam’ directed by T. Deepesh. He also acted in films like ‘My Dear Mummy’ and ‘Kana Kombath’, both movies are directed by Mahadevan and got good opinion about his acting.