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Nedumudi Venu Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 12, 2021

Short Biography

Nedumudi Venu was born on 22-05-1948 in Nedumudi village, Alappuzha in the state of Kerala, India as Kesavan Venugopal. He was an Indian Film Actor, Television Actor, Screenwriter & Film Director who was known for his work predominantly in Malayalam cinema. He also was worked in some Tamil, English & Sanskriti languages movies.

Other Name: Venu, Kesavan Venu Gopal, Kesavan Venugopal
Other Professions: Television Actor Screenwriter Film Director
Appearance: Malayalam Tamil English Sanskrit

Nedumudi Venu Complete Bio & Career

Nedumudi Venu was an Indian film actor, director, and writer. He started his career in the Malayalam film industry.He was born to P. K. Kesavan Pillai and P.Kunjikkuttiyamma.He completed his graduation from Sanatana Dharma College, Alappuzha. he worked as a journalist in Kalakaumudi and as a teacher in a tutorial institute. He took an interest in arts and music since his academic period.

His first film was Thambu a film directed by G. Aravindan. He had also performed his acting skills in the Bharathan film Aaravam. He wrote scripts for many movies like Kattathe Kilikkoodu, Theertham, Sruthi, Ambada Njane, Oru Katha Oru Nunnakkatha, Savidham, and Angane Oru Avadhikkalathu. A debut film is directed by him named Pooram. He performed acting skills in a few Tamil films like Kamal Haasan's Indian and Vikram's Anniyan. He made his debut in Malayalam Industry with the movie Thampu. He has also acted in several television serials.

In 2007, won the Best Actor award for his role in 'Saira' at the Zimbabwe International Film Festival. He was suffering from liver-related ailments. He passed away in Thiruvananthapuram at the age of 73.



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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Nedumudi Venu died on 11-10-2021 at KIMS hospital, Thiruvananthapuram in the state of Kerala, India. He was 73 years old and suffering from liver ailments.

DEATHDAY 11 October,2021 (Tuesday)
DEATH PLACE Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Nedumudi Venu Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to P. K. Kesavan Nair and P. Kunjikkuttiyamma. He was the youngest and had four elder brothers.. He was married to T. R. Susheela. The couple together had two sons named Kannan Gopal and Unni Gopal.

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Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Nedumudi, Alappuzha, Kerala, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
School Nair Samajam Higher Secondary School, Nedumudi
St. Mary's Higher Secondary School, Champakulam
College Sanatana Dharma College, Alappuzha
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Writing, Reading
Marital Status Married
Debut Malayalam Film - Thampu (1978)
Tamil Film - Mogamul (1995)
English Film - Chaurahen (2007)
Sanskrit Film - Ishti (2016)
Best Movies Chamaram (1980), Vida Parayum Munpe (1981), Oru Minnaminunginte Nurunguvettam (1987), Margam (2003), Elsamma Enna Aankutty (2011) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White
Favorite Actress Revathi , Sharada , Lakshmi , Manju Warrier
Favorite Actor Kamal Haasan , Mammootty
Favorite Singer P. Jayachandran , S. Janaki
Favorite Dress Dhoti with Shirt
Favorite Food Karimeen Fry, Fish Curry with Rice

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Nedumudi Venu

  • Venu was a great actor who had worked in more than 500 films.
  • He received the Best Actor award in the year 1981 for Vidayaparayum and in 1987 for Oru.
  • He earned three National film awards and six Kerala State film awards.
  • He also shared screen space with Zeenat Aman, Victor Banerjee, Roopa Ganguly, and Soha Ali Khan.
  • He also directed the Doordarshan's show Kairali Vilasam Lodge.
  • His last film is Marakkar Lion of the Arabian Sea.

Nedumudi Venu Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Nedumudi Venu was 73 years 4 months & 20 days old age.