Popular Malayalam Star Passes Away! Mollywood Mourns…

Thursday, February 17th, 2022

The popular actor Pradeep Kottayam, who was seen in comedy roles in Malayalam and Tamil cinemas, passed away. He suffered a heart attack at 4:15 am today. His film with “Mohanlal,” “Aaraattu” will hit the screens tomorrow, 18th February 2022. Pradeep started his career in 2001 with Ee Naadu Enale Vare, directed by IV Sasi.

The Malayalam comedy star turned popular in Tamil after he played in Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya, directed by Gautham Menon, where he played the relative of Trisha Krishnan. He also grabbed the Tamil audience’s attention in Raja Rani, directed by Atlee Kumar. In a few-minute role, he played the father of Dhanya Balakrishna in the “Nayanthara” and “Arya” starrer. He was supposed to play in a film by Vishnu Unnikrishnan. Pradeep’s death news shocked the Mollywood celebs. Mohanlal, “Mammootty,” Manju Warrier, Prithviraj Sukumaran, and many other stars expressed their grief.