Actor Anoop Menon – Profile
Anoop Menon is a famous south indian actor who predominantly acts in Malayalam films. He became popular among the malayali audience before his entry to limelight through the Television series that he had appeared. The State film award winning actor started his journey in the industry from the movie Kattuchembakam, directed by Vinayan. He is present in the industry from 2002.
Biography : Anoop Menon was born in Kozhikode, Kerala. Later his family moved into capital state of Kerala – Thiruvananthapuram. Anoop was born to a family with no film background, his father is Mr. Gangadharan Nair and mother is Mrs. Indira. Anoop did his primary education from a reputed institute near his home. He had completed his graduation in LLB at Govt. Law College, Trivandrum. He started to acting in TV series after he had completed his academic career.
Anoop Menon got married with Shema Alexander in 2014
He shot to fame among the mini screen viewers through the number TV series that he had appeared. He had appeared in more than five TV series in different Malayalam channels. He earned fame after appearing in the TV series Swapnam. Apart from acting he is a good script writing and lyricist, he had penned the script for more than six Malayalam films and most of them were big hits.
Anoop made his debut in the industry with the movie Kattuchembakam, directed by Vinayan and which was released in 2002. He handled one of the lead character along with Jayasurya and Charmi. He gave life to a typical character Shivan, his performance was excellent and got many positive response. But the film could not make much impact at the box office. Later he had appeared in the films Moksham and Ivar.
In 2007, he made a comeback to Mollywood with the film Kaiyoppu, directed by Ranjith. Mammootty, Mukesh and Khushboo were in the lead cast while Anoop handled the supporting character Dr. Jayashankar. He had shared the screen with Mohanlal in the film Rock n’ Roll (2007), later they together spotted in many films such as Pakal Nakshatrangal (2008), Pranayam (2011), Grandmaster (2012), Kanal (2015), Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol (2017) etc.
He had appeared in many movies as a supporting actor. The film Cocktail gave him a breakthrough in his acting career. The film was directed by Arun Kumar Aravind and scripted by Anoop Menon. He presented one of the lead character along with Jayasurya, Samvrutha Sunil and Fahadh Faasil. Here he presented the character Ravi Abraham, opposite to Samvrutha. The film got tremendous response from the audience and made a big impact at the box office. Jayasurya – Anoop Menon combination started their journey from this movie and had gifted many hit film such as Beautiful, Trivandrum Lodge, Hotel California etc.
Anoop had won Kerala state Film Award in two times, he got the award for best second actor in 2008 for his performance in the movie Thirakkatha. He got the the award for the same category in 2014 for the movies 1983 and Vikramadithyan.
Date of birth and age : Anoop Menon was born on 3rd August 1976 and he is 41 years old as on 2017.
Education and qualifications : He had completed graduation from Government Law College, Thiruvananthapuram.
Filmography – Movie List
|Abraham & Lincoln|
|Rock n’ Roll|
|Patham Nilayile Theevandi|
|Mummy & Me|
|Ven Shanku Pol|
|Athe Mazha Athe Veyil|
|Mullasseri Madhavan Kutty Nemom P.O.|
|Ee Adutha Kaalathu||2012|
|Banking Hours 10 to 4|
|I Love Me|
|David & Goliath||2013|
|Angry Babies in Love|
|Thinkal Muthal Velli Vare|
|David & Goliath||2013|