Mollywood has consistently provided believable actors for the big screen, whether they were the protagonists or the supporting cast. Over the years, the industry has also given the world some exceptional talents. Here is the list of Top 10 Supporting artists in Mollywood.
Indian actor Alencier Ley Lopez performs in Malayalam movies. He also performs in theatre. Daya, a 1998 film, served as Lopez's feature film debut. He later appeared in Annayum Rasoolum,
Njan Steve Lopez
, and Maheshinte Prathikaaram. He earned the Best Character Actor Award at the 48th Kerala State Film Awards for his work in Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum.
Indian actress Sethu Lakshmi performs in Malayalam movies and television soap operas. She began her career as a theatre performer and subsequently became well-known for her part as the character.
Lena is an Indian actress and writer who works in Malayalam films. She made her acting debut in Sneham, directed by Jayaraj, and then starred in the highly regarded Karunam. Before concentrating on her film career, she had already established herself as a leading lady in the Malayalam television business with serials like Omanathinkalpakshi, Ohari, Malayogam, and Thadankalpalayam.
Indrans is an Indian actor and former costume designer who appears in Malayalam films. He started his film career as a costume designer and actor in 1981 and got a breakthrough in 1994 with the comedy movie CID Unnikrishnan B.A., B.Ed. Indrans was known for his comedy roles in the 1990s and 2000s.
Indian actor Saikumar performs in Malayalam movies. He is the son of the late
Kottarakkara Sreedharan Nair
, a Malayalam actor. He plays both good and bad characters. Notably, he portrays the villain in Makkal Mahatmyam and the hero in Ramji Rao Speaking.
6. Manoj K. Jayan
Manoj Kadampoothramadam Jayan is an Indian actor who performs in Malayalam and Tamil films. He has also appeared in a Bollywood film and a few Telugu and Kannada films. Three Kerala State Film Awards for Second Best Actor went to Manoj.
Indian actor, producer, television host, and politician Mukesh is well known for his roles in Malayalam films. He is known for his comedic performances, and in the 1990s, he was a well-liked leading man in Malayalam movies.
In addition to Tamil and Telugu films, Jayaram, an Indian actor, performs in Malayalam films. In addition, he performs as a backup vocalist on occasion and plays the Chenda percussion. Aside from winning the Padma Shri, two Kerala State Film Awards, one Tamil Nadu State Film Award, and four
Filmfare Awards South
, Jayaram has appeared in more than 200 films.
Indian actor Lalu Alex performs in Malayalam movies. Lalu Alex has appeared in more than 250 films throughout a career spanning four decades. He is most known for his character, humorous, and combative parts in the Malayalam film industry.
Siddique is an Indian actor and producer who works in Malayalam films. He has acted in a few Tamil movies in addition to more than 350 Malayalam movies. He has a reputation for playing many leading and supporting parts, including comedic characters, love interests, anti-heroes, and villains.