Narain (actor)

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Narain
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Born (1979-10-07) 7 October 1979 (age 38)
Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Residence Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Alma mater
Years active 2002 - present
Spouse(s) Manju Haridas (2007-present)
Children Tanmayaa Narain
Parent(s) Ramakrishnan Nair
Shantha Kumari

Narain is an Indian film actor, who has starred in Malayalam and Tamil films.He made his debut in Adoor Gopalakrishnan's Nizhalkuthu (2002), followed by performances in Malayalam films 4 the People (2004), Achuvinte Amma (2005), and Classmates (2006). Narain's Tamil debut was in Mysskin's Chithiram Pesuthadi (2006).

Career[edit]

Narain's first film was Nizhalkuthu. His first commercial film, 4 The People, was dubbed in Tamil and Telugu. He portrayed a struggling lawyer, Emmanuel John, in Achuvinte Amma and also played a doctor, Jeevan, in Sheelabathi. He also played roles in Annorikal and Classmates. His debut Tamil movie was Chithiram Pesuthadi. Through Panthaya Kozhi, produced by director Lal, he has been re-launched as an independent action hero in the Malayalam film industry. In 2008, he did another youth-oriented Malayalam movie Minnaminnikoottam. He has acted in more than 20 Malayalam movies.[1]

Narain worked with director Sathyan Anthikkad in the 2005 movie Achuvinte Amma and again in 2009 in Bhagyadevatha.

Narain played the lead role in P. T. Kunju Muhammed's Veeraputhran (2011). He collaborated with director Mysskin in the 2008 film Anjaathe and in the 2012 superhero film Mugamoodi where he portrayed a villain.[2]

Personal life[edit]

On 26 August 2007 Narain married Malayalam Television host Manju Haridas . Manju had hosted shows like Superstar junior and has sung in Chithiram Pesuthadi, a Tamil film Narain had acted in.[3][4] The couple have a daughter Thanmaya.

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Language Notes
2002 Nizhalkuthu Muthu Malayalam
2004 4 the People Rajan Mathew Malayalam
2005 Annorikal Benny Malayalam
Achuvinte Amma Adv. Emmanuel John Malayalam
By The People Rajan Mathew Malayalam
Sheelabathi Dr. Jeevan Malayalam
2006 Classmates Murali Malayalam
Chithiram Pesuthadi Thiru Tamil
Nenjirukkum Varai Ganesan Tamil
2007 Panthaya Kozhi Nandagopal Malayalam
Pallikoodam Vetrivel Tamil
2008 Ore Kadal Jayakumar Malayalam
Anjathe Sathyavan Tamil Nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Tamil
Minnaminnikoottam Abhilash Malayalam
2009 Bhagyadevatha Sajan Joseph Malayalam
Robin Hood Alexander Felix Malayalam
2011 Thambikottai Azhagiri Sundaram Tamil
Ko Himself Tamil Special appearance
Veeraputhran Mohammed Abdul Rahiman Malayalam
2012 Grandmaster Kishore Malayalam
Mugamoodi Anguchamy / Dragon Tamil Nominated, SIIMA Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role
Nominated, Vijay Award for Best Villain
Ayalum Njanum Thammil Dr.Vivek Malayalam
The Hit List Dr. Lewis Malayalam
2013 Kammath & Kammath Suresh IRS officer Malayalam
3 Dots Dr. Isaac Malayalam
Aaru Sundarimaarude Katha Sreekumar Malayalam
Red Rain Scientist Malayalam
2014 Njangalude Veettile Athidhikal Raj Malayalam
2015 Kaththukkutti Arivazhagan Tamil
2016 Hallelooya Dr.Roy Malayalam
Angane Thanne Nethave Anchettennam Pinnale Karthika Perumal Malayalam
Kavi Uddheshichathu..? Vattathil bosco Malayalam
2017 Rum Thomas Tamil
Adam Joan Syriac Malayalam
2018 Police Junior Sai Ram Malayalam
Odiyan Prabha's husband Malayalam Filming
Othaikku Othai Tamil Filming
2019 U Turn Tamil
Telugu
Pre Production

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