Actor Manikandan R Achari – Profile
Manikandan R Achari is a budding south indian actor who predominantly acts in Malayalam films. He earns the fame after appearing in the film Kammatipaadam, directed by Rajeev Ravi. He was a theater activist and later changed into film industry with the help of his master B. Lenin.
Biography : Manikandan Achari hails from Thoppil, Ernakulam district. He was born to a family with no film background. He is basically from a poor family, his father Mr. Rajan is a gold worker While his mother Mrs. Sundari Ammal is a homemaker. Manikandan has three elder brothers, Murukadas is the first one who is a sculpture while Ganeshan is the second one and his third brother is an assistant with Dhananjayan master. Manikandan did his primary education from a reputed institute near his home. He got interested in Dramas during his school days and started to perform in the theaters from his teenage.
His master B.Lenin gave a chance in the film Pesum Paravai, but unfortunately it did not released in the theaters. So he became very disappointed but decided to stay in Chennai and joined in Sangeetha Studio as an office boy. Later he had taken the admission in ‘Theatre Lab’ and appeared in a film with his friends in that institution. He returned back to his home town due to some financial crisis and started to work with drama troupes, Manikandan has worked almost all drama troupes in Ernakulam. During this time he had heard about the casting call for Rajeev Ravi’s film Kammatipaadam and went for the audition.
Manikandan Achari earns the fame after presenting the character ‘Balan Chettan‘ in the film Kammatipaadam, directed by Rajeev Ravi. Dulquer Salmaan, Vinayakan, Alencier Lopez, Suraj Venjaramoodu handled the pivotal roles along with Manikandan. The film got tremendous response from the audience/reviewers. Especially the performance of Manikandan and Vinayakan, Vinayakan had won the Best Actor Award in Kerala state film award for his marvelous performance.
Manikandan handled the lead character in Ayal Jeevichiruppundu, directed by KP Vyasan. Here Manikandan played the character named Murukan, which was very similar to real Manikandan. The film got mixed ratings from the reviewers but bombed at the box office. Later he had appeared in many films such as Alamara, Ezra, Basheerinte Premalekhanam etc. He is a true asset to Malayalam film industry.
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Filmography – Movie List
|Ezra (Guest Role)||2017|