Who is Mohanlal?
Mohanlal Viswanathan, generally known as Mohanlal, is a well-known actor. This experienced singer, producer, and actor had cultivated an enviable reputation in India. Malayalam moviegoers adore him for his work in the state’s film.
In 1978, he appeared in the film “Thiranottam” as an actor. He also appeared in the 1980 film “Manjil Virinja Pookkal,” which received a positive reception from the public.
He began his career as a producer in 1999, and he worked as both a producer and a star in the film “Bharatham.” This film is simply a modernized version of the Ramayana. Mohanlal won the “National Film Award for Best Actor” for his performance in this film.
Mohanlal Biography & Other Detail:
|Other Name||Mohanlal Viswanathan Nair, Lalettan, Laalu|
|Net Worth||Salary of Rs 6 crores|
|Profession||Actor, Singer, Producer|
|Famous For||Appeared in The 1980 Film “Manjil Virinja Pookkal,”|
|Birth Place||Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday||May 21, 1960|
|Age/How Old||62 years old|
|Father’s Name||Santhakumari Nair|
|Mother’s Name||Pyarelal, Mohanlal’s|
|Weight||In kilograms:- 82kg|
In Pounds:- 180lbs
|Height||In Feet And Inches:- 5 ‘ 7″|
In Meters:- 1.72m
|Hair color||Salt & PEPPER|
|School/College||Thiruvananthapuram’s “Government Model Boys Higher Secondary School, Mudavanmugal LP School, Mahatma Gandhi College|
|Kids/Children Name||Vismaya Mohanlal, Pranav Mohanlal|
|Social Media Profile||Twitter, Facebook, Instagram|
|Last Updated||December 2022|
Early Life of Mohanlal
Mohanlal married Suchitra, the daughter of Tamil film producer K. Balaji, on April 28, 1988.
The couple’s two children are Pranav Mohanlal and Vismaya Mohanlal. Pranav made his acting debut in Mohanlal’s Onnaman and starred in several other films. He has homes in Chennai, Thiruvananthapuram, Ooty, Mahabalipuram, Arabian Ranches, and a Burj Khalifa apartment.
Mohanlal was born in the village of Elanthoor in the Pathanamthitta district of Kerala on May 21, 1960. Viswanathan Nair, a prominent official and Law Secretary is his father’s name, while Santhakumari Nair is his mother’s. Pyarelal, Mohanlal’s older brother, was also an actor (died in 2000, during a military exercise). Mohanlal spent his childhood at Mudavanmugal, his paternal house in Thiruvananthapuram.
Mohanlal Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
On May 21, 1960, this handsome actor was born in Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India. This year, on May 21, 2020, he will celebrate his 57th birthday. In 2022, Mohanlal will be 62 years old. His sun sign is Gemini.
Mohanlal stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches. His height is 172 cm in centimeters and 1.72 m in meters, and his weight is 82 kg.
He finished his upper secondary education at Thiruvananthapuram’s “Government Model Boys Higher Secondary School.” He pursued a Bachelor’s degree in business during his graduating years and graduated from Thiruvananthapuram’s “Mahatma Gandhi College.”
Mohanlal Personal Life
Mohanlal lives in the beautiful city of Thevara, Kochi, in Kerala. He and his family reside there.
He married Suchitra, the daughter of K. Balaji, a well-known Tamil cinema producer, on April 28, 1988. Vismaya Mohanlal and Pranav Mohanlal, their children, were born to them both.
Mohanlal claimed in an interview that Suchitra has always wanted to marry him and has even sent him several cards. The horoscopes for both of them didn’t reveal any compatibility at first.
However, during the lateral time, it was revealed that the astrologer had made a mistake. In 2001, Mohanlal arranged for his son, Pranav, to debut in the film “Onnaman.”
Mohanlal Professional Career
With the film Thiranottam, Mohanlal made his acting debut in 1978. Mohanlal has performed in over 25 feature films by 1983, most of which were negative (villain) parts.
In the cult film Manichitrathazhu, directed by Fazil, Mohanlal plays Dr. Sunny Joseph, a psychiatrist. Mohanlal made his acting debut in the year 2000 with the film Narasimham, in which he played a rogue with a kind heart.
In 2010, he starred in five films, the first being S. N Swamy’s murder thriller Janakan. In 2012, he featured in six films. His first film, Casanovva, was a big-budget romantic thriller.
Mohanlal played a key role in Drishyam 2. Mohanlal had performed in several amateur plays before breaking into the film business.
Mohanlal has been appreciated in Indian media for his true acting style and is hailed as one of the most talented actors. His pet name, “Lalettan, also known as Mohanlal.”
The following is a list of some of the honors and titles bestowed upon Mohanlal for his outstanding achievements.
- Padma Shri
- South Indian International Movie Awards
- Kerala Film Audience Council Awards
- Ananda Vikatan Cinema Awards
- Filmfare Awards South
- V. Shantaram Awards
- Padma Bhushan – Government of India
- Janmabhumi Cinema Awards
- Kerala Film Critics Awards
- Screen Awards
- The Kochi Times Film Awards
- Kerala State Film Awards
- Jaihind Film Awards
- Asiavision Awards
- Honorary Black Belt in Taekwondo – World Taekwondo Headquarters, South Korea
- Amrita Film Awards
- Filmfare Awards
- World records
- IIFA Utsavam
- National Film Awards
- Honorary Doctorate (D.Litt) – Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit
- Nandi Awards
- Mathrubhumi Film Awards
- Screen Awards South
- Honorary Lieutenant Colonel -Indian Territorial Army
- All India Radio Awards
- Honorary Doctorate (D.Litt) – University of Calicut
- International Indian Film Academy Awards
- Asianet Film Awards
- Vanitha Film Awards
- Ramu Kariat Awards
Mohanlal Net Worth, Salary & Earnings in 2022
He is the highest-paid personality in the Malayalam cinema business, with a salary of Rs 6 crores and an acceptance fee of Rs 50 lakhs. He owns several minor businesses, including film production and distribution, restaurants, and packaged spices.
He owns Maxlab Cinemas and Entertainments, a movie distribution firm, and Vismayas Max, a movie pre-owned and post-production studio based in Trivandrum and a school for unsigned artists KINFRA Film and Video Park in Trivandrum. Pranavam Arts International is his production firm.
Mohanlal’s Tastebuds is a restaurant franchise he founded in India and Dubai. In 2006, he opened The Harbour Market, a fish restaurant in Bangalore, and Travancore Court, a resort in Ernakulam.
Uniroyal Marine Exports Limited, a fish export company situated in Kozhikode, is one of his other business interests. He is the co-founder, partner, and chairman of Jose Thomas Performing Arts Centre (JTPac), a performing art and audio center founded in 2009 in Thrippunithura, Kochi.