Sreejith Ravi

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Sreejith Ravi
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Sreejith Ravi, during a vacation in Thrissur
Native name Sreejith
Born (1976-05-19) May 19, 1976 (age 40)
Thrissur, Kerala
Residence Thrissur
Nationality India
Education Hari Sri Vidya Nidhi, Thrissur
B. Tech (Mech) NIT Suratkal, PGDBA ICFAI Bangalore, DBF ICFAI Hyderabad
Occupation Industrialist, Actor
Years active 2005 - present
Spouse(s) Sajitha Sreejith
Children Rijrashwa Sreejith, Ritunjay Sreejith
Parent(s) T. G. Ravi, Dr. V K Subhadra
Relatives Ranjith Ravindranathan (Brother)

Sreejith Ravi is an industrialist and a Malayalam film actor.[1] Sreejith is the son of cine actor T. G. Ravi. He is a Mechanical Engineer from National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, MBA from ICFAI Business School, Bangalore.

Personal life[edit]

Sreejith is the son of film actor (T. G. Ravi) and Late. Dr. V.K.Subhadra, Associate professor of General Medicine, Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur (Retd. Deputy District Medical Officer, Kozhikode district). Sreejith is married to Sajitha and has 2 sons, Rijarashwa & Ritunjay. He studied in Hari Sri Vidya Nidhi School, Thrissur. He pursued his Bachelor Of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from NITK Suratkal. After he pursued his master degee of MBA from ICFAI Business School in Bangalore. Sreejith is the Executive director of their Suntec Tyres Ltd, a tyre manufacturing company.

Arrests[edit]

Kerala actor Sreejith Ravi was acquitted for Exhibitionism to a group of 14-15 year old schoolgirls from Palakkad. The case gained momentum after one of the victims attempted suicide from stress related to the incident and allegations against girls for lying and tarnishing the actor's image.[2] The 40-year-old actor was detained by the police. According to sources, the girls described the event and the same have been recorded by the authorities, the incident took place "In Pathirippala on August 27 2016, Sreejith came by in a car, stopped and exposed himself to a group of girls on their way to their school". The students noted down the car registration number and provided related description statements regarding the incident.[3]

These were primarily defended as mere allegations but identification parade was conducted on September 2, 2016, confirmed the incident. Police said the talented actor might have mental disorder after the investigation proved to be true. His family members also supported the police's statement that the actor is a long-term drug abuser and the "incident" might have been a result of that. Women and child welfare organizations and AMMA are silent about the matter.

He was awarded bail with depositing Rs 1 lakh, surrendering his passport, and with the condition to visit the Ottapalam police station every Wednesday, as part of his bail terms for close monitoring and prevention of sexual abuse. [4]

Career[edit]

Sreejith did a lot of theatre during school days at Hari Sri, Thrissur and during college days at NIT. Later he attended theatre classes under MIchael Griggs of Portland University and Mahesh Dattani at Bangalore. Sreejith had worked in English plays like Tangled Chaos, Wait until Dark, Bayen (Mahaswetadevi), Deep Freeze and Episode in the life of an author (Jean Anouilah) at Bangalore with groups like Curtains, Black coffee (under Preetam koilppillai) and also attended some contemporary dance classes under Nakula of Aattakkalari, Bangalore. After PGDBA and a brief stint as sales executive with Apollo Tyres Ltd at Bangalore, Sreejith came back to Kerala to look after family run businesses and got associated with Nataka souhrudam, an amateur theatre group through cousin Dr Ravi thereby teaming up with Adv. Vinod. Afterwards, Sreejith did Bayen in Malayalam, Ghoshaghosham, agnivarnante kaalukal (Kavalam) and also did a one-man show called Shunashepavishadam directed by Suresh Mechery and a short play called Athentha with father T. G. Ravi directed by Satyajit at the International Theatre fest at Thrissur in 2010. Sreejith's entry into movies was in 2005 when he saw a newspaper invite for new faces for Mayookham and was selected in the screen test.He started his acting career in 2005 with the film Mayookham. Chanthupottu released in the same year which ran for more than 100 days came as a break for this actor. Adoor Gopalakrishnan's Naalu Pennungal, Sivarasan in the rajiv gandhi assassination based Mission 90 Days were his notable roles. Chekavar was a turning point where he eventually ventured in the Tamil film industry with the movie Vettai. Sathyan Anthikad's Kadha Thudarunnu and Orkut Oru Ormakoot by Manoj Vinod showed a possibility of moulding into character roles and humour apart from the villainy seen throughout and through lineage of the one-time prominent villain actor T. G. Ravi.He also has dubbed his father T. G. Ravi in the movies Ashwaroodan and Pranchiyettan & the Saint.

Filmography[edit]

Movie Character Year
Anyarku Praveshanamilla Black mani 2016
Karinkunnam 6'S Bernadas 2016
Kathakali Inspector 2016
Aakashvani Shibu 2015
Mumbai taxi 2015
Kanthari Rocky 2015
Swargathekkal Sundaram NRI 2015
Mariyam Mukku 2015
Oru Second Class Yathra 2015
Urumbukal Urangarilla Chooden Rajappan 2015
Senthatti Kaalai Sevatha Kaalai 2014
Iyobinte Pusthakam Young Comrade 2014
Mathai Kuzhappakkaranalla Sudhan 2014
100 Degree Celsius 2014
Kerala Today Kadavul Shaju 2014
Flat No.4B Krishnajith S Vijayan 2014
Madha Yaanai Koottam Ponram 2013
Vedivazhipadu Pradeep 2013
Punyalan Agarbattis Abhayakumar 2013
Tourist Home Rajeev 2013
Memories Antony 2013
Kallante Makan Police 2013
Celluloid Sundararaj 2013
Vettai Surulai 2012
Ezham Suryan Danny 2012
Kumki 2012
Thiruvambadi Thampan 2012
Three Kings - 2011
Violin 2011
Mithram 2011
Best Actor Salam 2010
Chekavar Udumpu Rocky 2010
Textbook 2010
Pranchiyettan and the Saint Varghese 2010
Nayakan - 2010
Punyam Aham Pankan 2010
Swantham Bharya Zindabad - 2010
Thanthonni - 2010
Yugapurushan 2010
Kerala Cafe segment "Island Express" 2009
Loud Speaker Bachelor 2009
Vairam: Fight for Justice - 2009
Passenger - 2009
Bhagavan - 2009
Swa Le Ramanathan 2009
Kanjipurathe Kalyanam 2009
Sultan Vivek 2008
Thalappavu Karunan 2008
Thavalam Gauri 2007
Kangaroo 'Syringe' Vasu 2007
Indrajith Jamal 2007
Veeralipattu - 2007
Sketch Basheer 2007
Abraham & Lincoln Usman 2007
November Rain Sali 2007
Panthaya Kozhi 2007
Mission 90 Days Sivarasan (as Sreejit Ravi) 2007
Big B Anthakaram Babu 2007
Oruvan 2006
Jayam Dennis 2006
The Don 2006
Naalu Pennungal Pappukkutty 2005
Kerala Police 2005
Sketch Bashir 2005
Don Idikkatta Vasu 2005
Ravanan Madhavan 2005
Lion Baby 2005
Chanthupottu Clitus 2005
By the People Sathyan 2005
Mayookham Damu 2005

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