Sasi Kalinga is an Indian actor involved in Malayalam film industry. He was born in Kunnamangalam, Kozhikode. His childhood name was Chandrakumar. He was not from a filmy background or support. He received his education from St. Joseph’s Boys’ higher secondary school. He has a diploma in automobile engineering from Govt Polytechnic College in Kozhikode. He got married to his wife, Prabhavathi. In his career in Malayalam cinema, he has performed various serious roles in many films. He is not an actor who works for grabbing just only name and fame; instead, he delivered marvelous performances in his various films. His original style of acting and dialogue delivery makes him unique in himself and shows his dedication and love towards Malayalam movies. He mainly performed serious roles in several films like Paleri Manikyam: Oru Pathirakolapathakthinte Katha in 2009, Pranchiyettan & the Saint in 2010.
in 2011 and many more.
These films were made under the direction of famous Malayalam director Ranjith. His most worthy work was in National Award winning film Adaminte Makan Abu produced by
in 2011. His blockbuster movie was Amen in the year 2013. He has contributed to supporting actor role in various films like
, Puthumukhangal, Kudumbasree Travels, Note Out, Three Kings Unnam and Doctor Innocentanu. His role was of supporting actor in these films, but his work was commendable and notable in all the roles that he played. His most recent movies include Thilothama, Nikah, Amar Akbar Anthony, Loham,
, Jilebi, Ellam Chettante Ishtam pole, The Reporter,
, Vellimoonga in the years 2015 and 2014. These movies made his profile much and much better. Sasi is a dedicated actor in real sense and is contributing till now to the Malayalam cinema.
Sasi Kalinga suffered from some liver-related issues. He had been getting his treatment in Kozhikode. His body couldn’t recuperate to the medicines and the 59-year-old actor breathed his last on 7th April 2020. Sasi had completed his part in the yet to be released films Ekajalakam, The Voter and Son Of Alibaba Nalpathonaman.