Keezhoote Balakrishna Pillai Ganesh Kumar (known as K B Ganesh Kumar) is an actor, TV host and even a politician. He is the son of the veteran politician, R. Balakrishna Pillai. Like his father, the actor too had a long innings in his political career having won three times from his constituency in the election. The actor first made his foray into films during 1985.

Earlier in his career as an actor, Pillai played supporting character roles and even had portrayed predominantly villain, anti-social and rowdy characters in the movies. His career in acting was for a span of two decades. Even after being elected as MLA, he did not give up his love for acting. He made a balance between his political and acting career graph.

His first movie was ‘‘Erakal' directed by KG George. Later on since 2001, he was seen playing various roles in movies and entertaining masses. Some of his prominent movies where he essayed a stellar role include ‘Sukhamodevi’, ‘ Mukthi’ and ‘ Devadas’. Till 2013, he was active in cinema and he even tried his luck in TV series.

The actor had appeared in many TV series that was aired on TV channels of Kerala. For Doordarshan, he appeared in two TV series, namely “Dr.Harischadra” and “Mohangal”. Also, the actor also essayed pivotal character in two other TV series ‘ Nammal Thammil’ and ‘ Samayam’ which were aired on Asianet TV channel.

The actor is also the recipient of best television actor in 2007 given by Kerala State Government for his role in TV serial " Madhavam" aired on Surya TV. Plus, he got the best actor role again in 2008 for his role in TV serial ‘ Aliyanmarum Penganmarum’ that was aired on Amrita TV. Ganesh Kumar had some issues with his personal life. His first marriage faced complexities and he divorced his first wife Dr.Yamini Thankachi whom he married on 20 May 1994.

Later, he again married the marketing head of Asianet TV channel, Bindhu Menon. The actor was very choosy and selective in his roles be it small or big screen. Hence, he had done some meaningful roles as a supporting actor in Malayalam cinema whether it had many grey shades in the character or even very good and significant meaning too. But it is true that the industry had offered him a platform to project his skills and he always wanted to portray negative or grey-shaded characters. He was born on 25 May 1966 in Trivandrum.

Ramesh Pisharody Malayalam Actor

Ramesh Pisharody

Ramesh Pisharody, a mimicry artist and anchor, was born on October 1, 1983, in Karikode, Kottayam. He is also known as Kannan. He belongs to the Malayalam TV industry. In his career, he has also appeared in a few films as the supporting actor role and also in the lead role. Along with Dharmajan Bolgatty, who supported him as the female lead most of the times, he hosted a comedy show, Bluff Masters, which helped him gain popularity. The awesome duo, Ramesh-Dharmajan, as the lead comic actors, created a great impact on the audience, and the show, Bluff Masters, achieved great success. He is a great anchor, and nowadays, he is anchoring celebrity show like Badai Bungalow, screened on Asianet, which portrays the Malayalam version of Comedy Nights with Kapil. Ramesh, with his wife Soumya, live in Thrippunithura. The couple have a daughter named Peeli. The home they reside in has been titled as Kalikood. Ramesh obtained his schooling from Kendriya Vidyalaya, Newsprint Nagar, which he resigned after class 2 and got enrolled in the Karikkode Government High School. He had been an active member at all the cultural activities held at his school. For his graduation, he got admitted into Thalayolaparambu Devaswom Board College. In the very first year of his graduation, he attained the second position in the Universities inter-college festival, this marked the beginning of his career. After his victory, he was offered several programs. He also read a news article where Salim was looking for new mimics for his troop. As a result of his exceptional performance, he got an opportunity to serve Salim and his troop, Cochin Stallions, as a mimic artist. He also got the chance of serving the group as a manager. In his career, Bluff Masters was a well-marked platform, which got him recognition. With his partner, Dharmajan, he entertained his audience very well with changing attires and roles in every episode. The show ran for more than 100 episodes, and in this duration, Dharmajan also played the role of his wife. "Positive", made in 2008, was his debut film, but his first movie, which got released was "Nasrani". He also marked his presence in films like "Immanuel", "Celluloid", and "Veeraputhran". In 2009, there was a film titled, "Kappal Muthalali", where he played the lead actor, however the movie did not do well. Besides Bluff masters, he has also participated in comedy shows like Cinemala and Comic Cola. He has also entertained his audience as a co-host in Asianet Film Awards. Another Version of this Bio... Ramesh Pisharody is an actor, anchor, and mimicry artist in the Malayalam film and television industry. He has been a part of TV shows like Cinemala, and Comic Cola. He rose to fame after the show, Bluff Masters, which included Dharmarajan Bolgatty, another mimicry artist, who played the female lead. Due to the excellent chemistry between the duo, the show was a grand success. Recently, he was chosen to anchor the show, “ Badai Bungalow”, a Malayalam remake of the show, “ Comedy Nights with Kapil”. His birthplace is Karikode, Kottayam. He is the youngest son in his family. He used to be an active participant in all the cultural activities in his school. After completing school, he got a pre-degree at Thalayolaparambu Devaswom Board College. He got attracted to the art field after securing second place in an inter-college festival. After this, he got invitations from many clubs for various programs. Soon, he joined Salim Kumar's troop as a mimicry artist, where he worked for five years. After which, he served as the manager of the company. His first film was 'Positive' (2008). After that, he played several supporting roles in films like 'Immanuel', 'Celluloid', 'Veeraputhran', and in 'Kappal Muthalali', where he was the lead. Due to his entertaining nature, he has been the co-host of the Asianet film awards. Regarding his personal life, he was married, some time ago, to Soumya. The duo has a daughter. Another version of this Bio... Ramesh Pisharody is a multi-talented actor in the Malayalam industry. He is famous for his stand-up comedy, mimicry, hosting and acting. He was born on 5th April 1983 in Karikode, Kottayam,Kerela. He completed his education from Kendriya Vidyalaya, Karikode, and Devaswom Board College, Thalayoparambu. He married Soumya and the couple has a daughter named Peeli. Ramesh didn’t start his career as an actor. Instead, he was a mimicry artist when he entered the industry. He worked along with Salim Kumar’s troupe for 5 long years. He later enacted in the comedy series ‘Cinemala’ aired on Asianet. This show was based on current social and political issues prevailing in our society. The series began in 1993 and is aired till date. His next appearance was in a Malayalam comedy show ‘Comic Cola.’ His one of the notable show was ‘Bluff master’ on Asianet. The show was anchored by Ramesh and Dharmajan. They both thoroughly entertained the viewers with their mimicry and stand-up comedy. Ramesh made his way towards film industry in the year 2007. He had a cameo role in the movie ‘Nazrani’ where he played Biju Cherian. In 2008, he enacted in the film ‘Positive’ as Cherry. This is considered to be his debut project. The movie earned a huge profit and public appreciation. In 2009, he essayed the role of Bhoominathan in the movie ‘Kappal Muthalaali’. He was the main lead of the film. He did 3 back to back movies in 2011. First was ‘Maharaja Talkies’ then, ‘Killadi Raman’ and later ‘Veeraputhran.’ Although his did small roles but he made a dominant stay in the Malayalam cinema and a reputable place in the heart of the audience. His major projects in the following years were ‘Celluloid (2013)’, ‘Left right Left (2013)’, ‘Salala Mobiles (2014),’ ‘Manja (2014)’ and ‘Peruchazhi (2014).’ He recently played the role of ‘Brother James’ in the movie ‘To Noora with Love’ and Unni in ‘Amar Akbar Anthony.’ He has also been a host at Asianet Film Awards. Ramesh earned a lot of praise and fame through his comedy series ‘Badayi Bangalow.’ This show is aired on Asianet and is a creation of makers of cinemala. The show is hosted by Ramesh. It is inspired by TV show ‘comedy nights with Kapil.’ He was seen in the recent movie ‘Aadupuliyattam’ as Sunny. It was a horror film shot in palani. He also enacted the character of Wilson Puthuppally in ‘Angane Thanne Nethave Anjettennam Pinnale (2016)’ and a cameo in ‘Charlie.’

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Mukesh

He is a Malayalam actor and producer, famous for his comedy and drama roles. He was initially a theater artist, writer, and started Kalidasa Visual Magic to produce plays. His first play was Chayanmukhi, directed by Prasanth Narayan, which say him essay Keechaka’s role. He completed his schooling from Infant Jesus School Kollam and BSc from Sree Narayana College, Kollam and also has an LLB degree from Government Law College, Thiruvananthapuram. He married twice. His first wife was actor Saritha with whom he has two sons Shravan and Tejas, who are pursuing their academics from Dubai and New Zealand respectively. His second wife is Methil Devika, dancer, whom he married in 2013. He started his movie career with the film Baloon in the year 1982. His movies Odaruthammava Aalariyam in 1984, Boeing Boeing the year after, Shyama and Adiverukal in 1986, earned his consecutive accolades. 1989 was a turning point in his career. With the role of Gopalakrishnan, a stock character his stardom created was a young, comical and deceitful man who went on an illegal path as the society and life pressurized him to tread that path, leaving him with no other option, a product of the state, in the movie, Ramji Rav Speaking. Starting from this, Mukesh Babu became a box office favorite and moved on as a bankable star with blockbusters like Harihar Nagar and Godfather in 1990 and 91 respectively. After this, there was a string of comic movies in the late 90s likeInnathe Programme in 1991 and four years later Sipayi Lahala then the hitKalyana Kacheri in 19997 and Mattupetti Machan the year after. His more noticeable roles during that time wereSiddique's Hitler in 1996 and Friends, made three years later. He and Priyadarshan together worked in Kakkakuyil in 2001. The year 2000 was the second twist in Mukesh’s tale. He began taking up numerous stock character roles, for example- Chronic Bachelor, the very famous Sethurama Iyer CBI and Innathe Chintha Vishayam (2008). 2007 saw Mukesh, the producer. Sreenivasan and Mukesh Babu together formed their very own production house Lumiere Film Company whose first film Katha Paryumpol (2007) was a box office hit. The second one, Thattathin Marayathu (2012) also came to be a great hit. 2009 saw his smashing, pathbreaking comeback with To Harihar Nagar in his immortal role Mahadevan and it became the biggest commercial success of his career. This led to one blockbuster after another with Mukesh starrers- Ghost House Inn and Mummy & Me both in the same year 2010, Oru Marubhoomi Kadha and Nadakame Ulakam, two big hits of 2011, Lucky Star in 2013Mannar Mathai Speaking 2 in 2014 and Adi Kapyare Kootamaniand Two Countries in the next year.

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Mukesh  Malayalam Actor