Harisree Ashokan

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Harisree Ashok
Harisree Ashokan 2007.jpg
Born (1964-04-06) 6 April 1964 (age 52)
Kochi, Ernakulam District, India
Occupation Film actor
Years active 1989 – present
Spouse(s) Preetha
Children Sreekutty, Arjun
Parent(s) Kunjappu, Janaki

Harisree Ashokan (born 6 April 1964)[1] is an Indian film actor who is known for his comedy roles in Malayalam films. He has acted in more than 100 Malayalam films.[2] He started his career as a mimicry artist in Harisree and then worked in Kalabhavan,[3] Kochi.

Early life[edit]

Ashokan is born as Babu as the sixth child among ten children to Kunjappan and Janaki on April 6, 1964 at Ernakulam, Kochi. He has nine siblings. He had his primary education from MIHS Ernakulam. After tenth he joined Kuyilin's Cochin Kalavedi.[4] He holds a diploma in Telecom Engineering from Ernakulam, Kerala.[5] He found work as an assistant lineman in 1984 with the Telecom Department in Cochin, Kerala. He worked until 1987, when he rose to become a lineman. While working there he joined Kalabhavan and worked for 6 years and later moved to Harisree. His elder brother was also a telecom officer.[6]

Asokan was always interested in acting and was an amateur theatre actor. His style of comedy was watched by the Malayalam movie director Siddique during an event. Siddique was impressed and cast him in his second movie, Ramji Rao Speaking.[7]

Family[edit]

He is married to Preetha. The couple have two children, Sreekutty and Arjun.[8]

Comedy style[edit]

Asokan is not a direct comedian like Jagathy Sreekumar, Innocent or Salim Kumar. He mostly acts as the hero's sidekick. He has acted as sidekick to actors like Mammooty, Mohanlal, Jayaram, Mukesh, Suresh Gopi, Dileep, Kunchacko Boban, Prithviraj Sukumaran and Jayasurya.

Filmography[edit]

His released Malayalam films include:

2015[edit]

2014[edit]

2013[edit]

2012[edit]

2011[edit]

2010[edit]

2009[edit]

2008[edit]

2007[edit]

2006[edit]

2005[edit]

2004[edit]

2003[edit]

2002[edit]

2001[edit]

2000[edit]

  • Nadan Pennum Nattupramaniyum .... Pachu
  • Kattuvannu Vilichappol .... Velappan
  • Sathyam Sivam Sundaram .... Blindman
  • Varavay
  • Anamuttathe Angalamar .... Ramanan
  • Millenium Stars
  • Vinayapoorvam Vidhyadharan
  • Ee Mazha Thenmazha
  • Kallu Kondoru Pennu
  • Melevaryathe Malakhakuttikal

1999[edit]

1998[edit]

  • Mayajalam .... Manivarnnan
  • Punjabi House .... Ramanan
  • Kunkumacheppu
  • Amma Ammayiamma

1997[edit]

  • Ikkareyanente Manasam .... Thankappan
  • The Good Boys .... Kunjandi
  • Hitler Brothers .... Bhakthavalsalan
  • Aniathipravu .... Chippayi
  • Poothumbiyum Povalanmarum
  • Moonukodiyum Munoorupavanum
  • Oru Mutham Manimutham
  • Arjunanpillayum Anjumakkalum

1996[edit]

1995[edit]

1994[edit]

  • Vadhu Doctoranu .... Snake charmer
  • Manathe Kottaram

1993[edit]

  • Porutham .... Gulumalu Jamal

1991[edit]

1989[edit]

1986[edit]

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