Mohanlal says he feels proud to have shared screen space with Mammootty
Mammootty, the reigning star of Malayalam Cinema completes fifty years in the film industry today! He made his first screen appearance in Anubhavangal Paalichakal that was scripted by Thoppil Bhasi and directed by KS Sethumadhavan. The film had stars like Sathyan, Prem Nazeer, Sheela and KPAC Lalitha. Fans and well wishers congratulated him for his achievement. Mohanlal took to social media to write, “Today my brother completes 50 glorious years in the film industry. I feel so proud to have shared the screen with him in 55 memorable films and looking forward to many more. Congratulations Ichakka!”
He has made his mark not just in Malayalam Cinema but also in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada. He has also acted in Bollywood, his debut being the film titled Dharthiputra. He has won umpteen awards which includes three National film awards, seven State film awards and many other prestigious awards. He was awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India for his contribution to arts and has also been awarded a honorary doctorate degreed by University of Calicut and University of Kerala. Fans can’t wait to watch him set the screen on fire with Amal Neerad’s upcoming film, Bheeshma Parvam!