R. Neelakantan

Other names of R. Neelakantan: Neelakantan A Neelu, Neelu
Sir R. Neelakantan, AKA Neelu is an excellent actor in both movies and drama. He can add humor to anything (one perfect example can be his small but well-known role in Anniyan where he proficiently adds absolute humor to a very serious scene). He has been in the entertainment industry for more than 50 years since 1960. He has performed in over 7000 stage plays and 160 movies! He also performed a significant role in Mr. Cho’ serial ‘Engey Brahmanan’ as the ‘Bagavathar’ where he, without fail maintained his standards. Moreover, he is still active in the industry! His latest movie role was in the 2013 movie – ‘ Kalyana Samayal Saadham Click to look into! >> Read More... Kalyana Samayal Saadham ’. According to the interviews he is no different in real life than his roles in movies which are down to earth and funny. He started his acting career back in his schooldays, which continued through his college days. He along with Ambi (the brother of another famous movie actor Cho) started the ‘Viveka Fine Arts Club’. He acted in plays like Muhammad bin Tughluq, Quo Vadis, Yarukkum Vetkamillai, Unmayae Un Vilai Enna?, Endru Thaniyum Indha Sudandira Dhaagam and then made his big screen debut in 1966 in the movie ‘Aayiram Poi’ directed by Muktha Srinivasan Muktha Srinivasan is a famous film director in the >> Read More... Muktha Srinivasan . Although he is in his late 70s he is young at heart and not a bit of his humor has faded away.