Spadikam George is an Indian actor in the Malayalam film industry. He was born at Changanassery, Kottayam in Kerala. Spadikam George is popular among his Malayali audience for his prominent roles as villain and police officer. George became "Spadikam" George after the release of his blockbuster movie "Spadikam" in the year 1995. His role as an antagonist opposite to "Complete actor" Mohanlal, recognized his style and fetched him good reviews all over.
However, he did not get another chance for any author-backed roles but instead acted in comic ones which were also important. Spagikam George has been in the Malayalam industry since 1992. Even documentaries have approached him for prominent roles. "Messenger," a short film was one of his famous roles produced by De Paul Public School. The Vincentian family in Kottayam was the owner of this project, and they invested just ₹1 lakh for the entire film. Luckily, through the advertisements, the movie made about ₹5 lakh from only a single telecast in December 2011 on Jeevan TV.
George, having needed only four days of the shoot, was paid about ₹40,000. He is also famous for the role as Thomas Vazhakkali, a police officer in the blockbuster movie “Pathram.” George married Thresiamma, and they have five children Anu, Ashwathi, Anjali, Ajo, and Anju. The family lives in Bengaluru. In 2015, unfortunately, George was diagnosed with kidney failure and had been undergoing dialysis in a hospital in Chalakudy as both of his kidneys have failed to work.
Adding to the woes, his wife Thresiamma was diagnosed with cancer. Spadikam George has also acted in television serials like Snehanjali in 2000, Nilavum Nakshtrangalum in 2017 and
in 2018. Some of his famous movies include "
," "Lelam," "Vazhunnor," "Mayamohini," and many more. Amrita TV's interactive cookery show, Annie's Kitchen invited Spadikam George for one episode. In this show hosted by former actress Annie, Spadikam George revealed that his experiences in acting were heartwarming and also about his relationship with his family.
Owing to his health issues and a long span of work in the field, Spadikam George decided to take a break from work. The veteran actor was also invited as a celebrity guest to judge in "
," an amusing reality show for upcoming comedians. In this show, the actor who mostly plays negative characters revealed that he is, in fact, a gospeller and a religious person in real life. He also has an interest in playing character roles on screen.