Mammootty, born on September 7, 1951, is an Malayalam film actor and producer who works mainly in Malayalam cinema.
He has also acted in a few Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, and Kannada films. During a career spanning more than three decades, he has acted in more than 360 films, and is only next to Prem Nazir in the number of lead roles in Indian films.
Mammootty was awarded the National Film Award for Best Actor thrice. He also won seven Kerala State Film Awards, and eleven Filmfare Awards.
Mammootty is Chairman of Malayalam Communications, which runs Malayalam TV channels Kairali TV, People TV, and WE TV.Mammootty has promoted humanitarian causes throughout Kerala and is the goodwill ambassador of the Akshaya project.
He is a graduate in law and practiced for two years before debuted into the movie industry.
Mammootty is married to Sulfath and has two children
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