Veteran mollywood actor Nedumudi Venu died at the age of 73 at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram . He was hospitalized in critical condition for some time due to liver-related ailments.
National award winning actor began his career as a theatre artist with the plays of Kavalam Narayana Panicker. He made his debut with the movie Thambu, directed by G Aravindan in 1978. He predominantly works in Malayalam movies but has acted in over 500 movies in other languages also.
Nedumudi Venu is considered one of the finest actors of Indian cinema. He has given many powerful performances. He can easily handle serious and comedic roles which was admired in the industry. His works are like research material for coming generations.
Aravam, Vidaparayum Munpe, Kallan Pavithran, Chamaram, Bharatham, Oru Minnaminunginte Nurunguvettam, Chithram, Thenmavin Kombath, His Highness Abdullah, Margam and Arimpara are some of his career best performances.