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Indrans
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Indrans in 2018
Born
Surendran Kochuvelu (K. Surendran)

(1956-03-16) 16 March 1956 (age 66)
Nationality Indian
Occupation
Years active1981 – present
SpouseShantakumari
Children2
Parents
  • Palavila Kochuvelu
  • Gomathi Kochuvelu

Indrans is an Indian actor and former costume designer, who appears in Malayalam films. He started his film career as a costume designer and actor in 1981 and got a breakthrough in 1994 with the comedy movie CID Unnikrishnan B.A., B.Ed . Indrans was popular for his comedy roles in the 1990s and 2000s. He found success in playing character roles in his later career and won the Kerala State Film Award – Special Mention for his performance in Apothecary in 2014. In 2018, Indrans won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actor for his performance in Aalorukkam . His performance in Veyilmarangal made him win the Best Actor Award at the 2019 Singapore International Film Festival. As of November 2021, he has starred in over 550 films. [1]

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Acting career

Indrans made his debut in the 1981 film Choothattam both as a costume designer and as an actor. [2] [3] The producer, TMN Charley, offered him a chance to assist him in costume designing and he worked with designing costumes for several years, acting in various small roles. He got noticed for playing a small role of a marriage broker in the 1993 film Meleparambil Anveedu . Indrans got his breakthrough with his role in CID Unnikrishnan B.A., BEd (1994). This led to him being cast in various comedic roles in the films of the 1990s. Indrans’ lean figure and peculiar way of delivering his dialogue and mannerisms made him a popular comedian in Malayalam cinema during these period. Some of his memorable roles came with the movies such as Malappuram Haji Mahanaya Joji , Manathe Kottaram , Vadhu Doctoranu, Aadyathe Kanmani , Aniyan Bava Chetan Bava etc. [4] He played the character "Uthaman" in the 1998 cult hit Punjabi House . Indrans' combination with Harishree Ashokan resulted in some of the successful films.

In the early 2000s he also started playing some minor character roles. Subsequently, his role of a thief in the 2004 film Kathavasheshan got him noticed as a character actor. In Rahasya Police (2009), Indrans was revealed to be the villain of the movie at the end. He played another villain role in Pottas Bomb (2013). [5] Indrans won the Kerala State Film Award – Special Mention for his performance in the 2014 film Apothecary .

In 2016, Indrans got noticed for his portrayal of a serious role, in the film Munroe Thuruth, directed by Manu. After this movie, he played several serious character roles. He appeared in serious avatars in Kaadu Pookunna Neram (2016) and God Say (2017). [6] Indrans played several notable roles in films such as Makkana, Lonam, Paathi and Buddhanum Chaplinum Chirikkunnu . [7] In 2018, he won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actor for his performance in the 2017 film Aalorukkam . [8] In 2019, he was awarded Singapore South Asian International Film Best actor award for his performance in Veyilmarangal . [9] [10] Veyil Marangal also won the Outstanding Artistic Achievement at the Shanghai International film festival. [11] Indrans played the lead role in the movie Mohabbathin Kunjabdulla (2019). [12] His brief cameo as the serial killer Ripper Ravi in the crime thriller Anjaam Pathiraa (2020) was critically acclaimed. [13]

In 2021, he played the lead role of Oliver Twist in Home . The movie was well acclaimed by the critics and audience especially praising Indrans' performance. [14]

Personal life

Indrans was born on 16 March 1956. He is third among the seven children of Palavila Kochuvelu and Gomathi at Kumarapuram, Thiruvananthapuram. [15] He has four sisters and two brothers.

Indrans had to face financial problems at his house and joined his uncle to learn tailoring. Later, he joined amateur arts clubs and began acting in dramas. He started his acting career in television serial Kaliveedu in Doordarshan. Along with his brothers K. and K. Jayakumar, he opened a tailoring shop named Indran's Brothers Tailors in Kumarapuram, Thiruvananthapuram. [16]

He married Santhakumari on 23 February 1985. They have a daughter Mahitha and a son Mahendran. [17]

Awards

Indrans and Parvathy receiving the Kerala State Film Awards for Best actor and Best actress in 2018 Indrans and Parvathy on Folm Award 2018.jpg
Indrans and Parvathy receiving the Kerala State Film Awards for Best actor and Best actress in 2018

Filmography

Actor

Malayalam

  1. Choothaattam (1981)
  2. Jwalanam (1985)
  3. Sammelanam (1985) as Man at toddy shop
  4. Principal Olivil (1985)
  5. Sarvakalasala (1987)
  6. Moonam Pakkam (1988)
  7. Aparan (1988) as Postman
  8. Innale (1989) as Hospital Attendant
  9. Aazhikkoru Muthu (1989) as Icecream Seller
  10. Rajavazhcha (1990)
  11. Maala Yogam (1990) as Kochu Raman
  12. Dhanam (1991)
  13. Aadharam (1992) as Divakaran
  14. Ayalathe Addeham (1992) as Abu
  15. Kaazhchakkppuram (1992) as Teashop Worker
  16. Utsava Melam (1992)
  17. Aagneyam (1993) as Rajappan
  18. Janam (1993) as Party Member
  19. Ithu Manjukaalam (1993)
  20. Kavadiyattam (1993) as Tea Shop Employee
  21. Meleparambil Anveedu (1993) as Marriage Broker Paramasivam
  22. CID Unnikrishnan B.A., B.Ed. (1994)
  23. Malappuram Haji Mahanaya Joji (1994)
  24. Moonnam Loka Pattalam (1994) as Prashna Kumaran
  25. Manathe Kottaram (1994)
  26. Pavam Ia Ivachan (1994)
  27. Vadhu Doctoranu (1994) as Natheli
  28. Vardhakya Puranam (1994)
  29. Aadyathe Kanmani (1995) as Narayanankutty
  30. Sundari Neeyum Sundaran Njanum (1995)
  31. Aniyan Bava Chetan Bava (1995) as Balan
  32. Avittam Thirunaal Aarogya Sriman (1995) as Mangalan Mankombu
  33. Kakkakum Poochakkum Kalyanam (1995) as Balakrishnan
  34. Kalamasseriyil Kalyanayogam (1995) as Palarivattam Philipose
  35. Mangalyasoothram (1995)
  36. Parvathy Parinayam (1995)
  37. Thumbolikkadappuram (1995)
  38. Tom and Jerry (1995)
  39. Radholsavam (1995)
  40. Kalyanji Anandji (1995)
  41. Kokkarakko (1995)
  42. Street (1995)
  43. Kusruthikaatu (1995) as Arogya Swami
  44. Mangalam Veettil Manaseswari Gupta (1995) as Dasan
  45. Mannar Mathai Speaking (1995) as Ponnappan
  46. Mazhavilkoodaram (1995)
  47. Punnaram (1995)
  48. Spadikam (1995)
  49. Thovalapookkal (1995)
  50. Three Men Army (1995) as 'Basha' Surendran
  51. Dilliwala Rajakumaran (1996)
  52. Hitlist (1996 film)|Hitlist (1996) as Devandarji
  53. Mayooranritham (1996)
  54. Excuse Me Ethu Collegila (1996)
  55. Kaathil Oru Kinnaram (1996) as Rameshan/Rajappan
  56. Kalyana Sowgandhikam (1996) as Krishnankutty
  57. Kinnam Katha Kallan (1996)
  58. Kanjirapally Kariyachan (1996)
  59. Mandrika Kuthira (1996)
  60. Man of the Match (1996) as 'Neerkoli' Narayanan
  61. Sathyabhamakkoru Premalekhanam (1996) as Purushothaman
  62. Kudumba Kodathi (1996)
  63. King Solomon (1996)
  64. Dominic Presentation (1996) as Velayudan
  65. 19 April (1996)
  66. Sugavaasam (1996)
  67. Sulthan Hyderali (1996)
  68. Swapna Lokathe Balabhaskaran (1996) as Kunjunni Anjarakalyanam (1997)
  69. The Car as Idiyan Vikraman
  70. Ekkareyanente Manasam (1997) as Bhargavan
  71. Shobhanam (1997)
  72. My Dear Kuttichaathan (1997)
  73. Kilukil Pambaram (1997)
  74. Hitler Brothers (1997) as Balaraman
  75. Kadhanayakan (1997) as Sreedharan
  76. Kalyana Unnikal (1997)
  77. Manthramothiram (1997) as Sundareshan
  78. Vaachalam (1997)
  79. Alibabayum Arara Kallanmarum (1998) as E. T. Lukose
  80. Grama Panchayath (1998)as Bhaskaran
  81. Punjabi House (1998)
  82. KusruthiKuruppu (1998)
  83. Pattabhishekam (1999)
  84. American Ammayi (1999)
  85. Chandranudikkunna Dikhil (1999)
  86. Jananayakan (1999) as Thottapilli Thoma
  87. James Bond (1999)
  88. Onnaamvattam Kandappol (1999)
  89. Swastham Grihabaranam (1999) as Vilakkoothi Vasu
  90. Kottaram Veetile Apoottan (1999)
  91. Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum (1999)
  92. Darling Darling (2000)
  93. Ente Priyappetta Muthuvinu (2000)
  94. Shayanam (2000)
  95. Sathyam Sivam Sundaram (2000)
  96. Sahayathrikakku Snehapoorvam (2000)
  97. Pilots (2000)
  98. The Warrant (2000) as Narayanan
  99. Summer Palace (2000)
  100. Vinayapoorvam Vidhyaadharan (2000)
  101. Nadan Pennum Natupramaniyum (2000)
  102. Aanamuttathe Aangalamar (2000) as Manmadan
  103. Neelakashathe Nizhal Pakshikal (2000)
  104. Mark Antony (2000)
  105. Priyam (2000)
  106. Agrahaaram (2001)
  107. Raajapattam (2001)
  108. Vezhambal (2001)
  109. Onnam Raagam (2001)
  110. Korappan The Great (2001)
  111. Akashathe Paravakal (2001) as Kuttappan
  112. Ennum Sambhavami Yuge Yuge (2001)
  113. Nalacharitham Nalaam Divasam (2001)
  114. One Man Show (2001) as Achuthan
  115. Fort Kochi (2001)
  116. Bharthavudyogam (2001) as Madhavan
  117. Uthaman (2001) as Abdulla Haji
  118. Megasandesam (2001) as Thommy
  119. Nagaravadhu (2001)
  120. Rakshasa Rajav (2001)
  121. Nizhalkkuthu (2002) (aka Serviteur de Kali, Le (France), aka Shadow Kill (International: English title)) as Barber
  122. Jagathi Jagadish in Town (2002) as Moosa
  123. Suvarna Mohangal (2002)
  124. Ee Bhargavi Nilayam (2002)
  125. Adheena (2002)
  126. Kayamkulam Kanaaran (2002)
  127. Pakalppooram (2002)
  128. Kattuchembakam (2002)
  129. Kadha (2002)
  130. Kakke Kakke Koodevide (2002)
  131. Kuberan (2002) as Abdu
  132. Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan (2002) as Madhavan
  133. Snehithan (2002) as Studio Owner
  134. Valkannadi (2002) as Kanaran
  135. Videsi Nair Swadesi Nair (2002) as Kochu Preman
  136. The Fire (2003)
  137. Kalavarkey (2003) as Moosakka
  138. Achante Kochumolu (2003) as Lucko
  139. Varum Varunnu Vannu (2003) as Echappan
  140. Pattalam (2003) as Velayudhan
  141. Balettan (2003) as Koya
  142. Meerayude Dukhavum Muthuvinte Swapnavum (2003) as Chandran
  143. C.I.D. Moosa (2003) as Theekkanal Varkey
  144. Vellithira (2003) as Iyamkutty
  145. Priyam Priyankaram (2004)
  146. Nizhalkoothu (2004)
  147. Govindankutty Thirakkilanu (2004) as Arumukham
  148. Kathavasheshan (2004)
  149. Chathikkatha Chanthu (2004) as Pappan
  150. Kanninum Kannadikkum (2004) as M. A. Chengamangalam
  151. Vellinakshatram (2004)
  152. C.I. Mahadevan 5 Adi 4 Inchu (2004) as Narayanan
  153. Kusruthi (2004) as Champion Bhaskaran
  154. Thalamelam (2004) as Nakulan
  155. Kalyana Kurimanam (2005)
  156. OK Chacko Cochin Mumbai (2005) as Kumbalam Sasi
  157. Seelabathi (2005)
  158. Videsi Nair Swadehi Nair (2005)
  159. Finger Print (2005)
  160. Hai (2005)
  161. Bus Conductor (2005)
  162. Vacation (2005)
  163. Kalyana Kurimanam (2005) as Balan
  164. Mayookham (2005)
  165. Nerariyan CBI (2005) as Devaswam
  166. Pandippada (2005) as Veeramani
  167. Kochi Rajavu (2005) as Canteen Manager
  168. Athbhutha Dweepu (2005) as Chandrappan
  169. Iruvattam Manavaatti (2005) as Chandrappan
  170. Udayananu Tharam (2005) as Vijayan Varkala
  171. Ponmudipuzhayorathu (2005) as Supran
  172. Kilukkam Kilukilukkam (2006) as Bakkar
  173. Vrindaavanam (2006)
  174. Narakaasuran (2006)
  175. Mahasamudram (2006)
  176. Pachakuthira (2006) as Abraham Lincoln
  177. Madhuchandralekha (2006) as Lukose
  178. Drishtaantham (2007)
  179. Novel (2007)
  180. Indrajith (2007)
  181. Mouryan (2007)
  182. Panthaya Kozhi (2007) as Rajappan
  183. Nanma (2007) as Naanu
  184. Kangaroo (2007) as Chellappan
  185. Black Cat (2007) as Washington
  186. Veeralipattu (2007)
  187. Athisayan (2007)
  188. Crazy Gopalan (2008)
  189. Kabadi Kabadi (2008) as Basheer
  190. Magic Lamp (2008) as Sankaranunni
  191. Bullet (2008)
  192. Vilapangalkkappuram (2008) as Bheeran
  193. Dhe Ingottu Nokkiye (2008)
  194. Kovalam (2008)
  195. Oru Pennum Randaanum (2008)
  196. Robo (2008) as Vijayan
  197. Mayakazhcha (2008) as Ramakrishnan
  198. Twenty:20 (2008)
  199. Venalmaram (2009) as Chinkaram
  200. Rahasya Police (2009)
  201. Pathaam Nilayile Theevandi (2009)
  202. Bharya Onnu Makkal Moonnu (2009)
  203. Kaanchipurathe Kalyanam (2009)
  204. Patham Adhyayam (2009)
  205. Paribhavam (2009)
  206. Swapnamaalika (2009)
  207. Utharaswayamvaram (2009) as Chellappan
  208. Dalamarmarangal (2009)
  209. Shudharil Shudhan (2009) as Ramankunju
  210. Chitrakkuzhal (2010)
  211. Tournament (2010)
  212. Oru Small Family (2010) as Kuttan
  213. Sahasram (2010)
  214. Ramaanam (2010) as Eramullanikka
  215. Canvas (2010) as Shailan
  216. Thaskkara Lahala (2010)
  217. Inganeyum Oral (2010)
  218. Avan (2010)
  219. Advocate Lakshmanan Ladies Only (2010)
  220. Aakasha Yathra (2010)
  221. Annarakannanum Thannalayathu (2010)
  222. Thoovalkattu (2010)
  223. Kadaaksham (2010)
  224. April Fool (2010)
  225. Nanthuni (2010)
  226. Cheriya Kallanum Valiya Policum (2010) as Mani
  227. Nanban as Virumandi Santhanam's Assistant [Tamil Movie] (2012)
  228. Innanu Aa Kalyanam (2011)
  229. Sandwich (2011)
  230. Manikiakkallu (2011)
  231. Killadi Raman (2011)
  232. Paachuvum Kovaalanum (2011)
  233. Shivapuram (2011)
  234. Kalabha Mazha (2011)
  235. Manushyamrigam (2011)
  236. Kunjettan (2011)
  237. Teja Bhai & Family (2011) as Raghavan Nair
  238. Yathra Thudarunnu (2011)
  239. Bakthajanagalde Sradhakku (2011)
  240. Lucky Jokers
  241. Naadakame Ulakam (2011)
  242. Lakshmi Vilasam Renuka Makan Raghuram (2012)
  243. Red Alert (2012)
  244. Poppins (2012)
  245. Ozhimuri(2012)
  246. 916 (2012)
  247. Parudheesa (2012)
  248. Manthrikan (2012)
  249. Trivandrum Lodge (2012)
  250. Prabhuvinte Makkal (2012)
  251. Hero (2012)
  252. Ee Adutha Kaalathu (2012)
  253. Mullasseri Madhavankutty Nemam P O (2012)
  254. I Love Me (2012) as Advocate
  255. Cowboy (2013) as Driver Krishnankutty
  256. Dolls (2013) as Stephen Perera
  257. For Sale (2013) as Madhu
  258. Police Maman (2013) as Lukose
  259. Good Bad & Ugly (2013) as Arogya Swami
  260. Players (2013)
  261. Money Back Policy (2013) as Kumar
  262. Isaac Newton S/O Philippose (2013)
  263. Kanyaka Talkies (2013) as Philippose
  264. Vedivazhipadu (2013) as Rajappan
  265. Nadodimannan (2013)
  266. David & Goliath (2013) as Autha
  267. Swapaanam (2014)
  268. Mannar Mathai Speaking 2 (2014) as Ponnappan
  269. Praise the Lord (2014) as Chacko
  270. Apothecary (2014) as Joseph
  271. Odum Raja Aadum Rani (2014)
  272. Karanavar (2014)
  273. Flat No.4B (2014)
  274. Seconds (2014)
  275. Buddhanum Chaplinum Chirikkunnu (2014)
  276. Darboni (2014)
  277. Kunjiramayanam (2015) as Paramu
  278. Aadu Oru Bheegara Jeeviyanu (2015) as P. P. Sasi
  279. Ennu Ninte Moideen (2015) as Vaidyar
  280. Ammakkoru Tharattu (2015)
  281. Lukka Chuppi (2015)
  282. Oru Second Class Yathra (2015)
  283. Salt Mango Tree (2015)
  284. Maanasaandarapetta Yezdi (2016)
  285. Leela (2016) as Dasappappi
  286. Pa Va (2016)
  287. Kaadu Pookkunna Neram (2016)
  288. Amoeba (2016)
  289. Mudhugauv (2016)
  290. Pinneyum (2016)
  291. Daffadar (2016)
  292. C/O Saira Banu (2016) as Contract Supervisor
  293. Kaadu Pookkunna Neram (2017)
  294. Puthan Panam (2017)
  295. Alamara (2017) as Sriram Shetty
  296. Chicken Kokkachi (2017)
  297. Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu (2017)
  298. Samarpanam (2017)
  299. Parava (2017)
  300. Chakkaramaavin Kombathu (2017)
  301. God Say (2017)
  302. Paathi (2017)
  303. Aalorukkam (2017)
  304. Paipin Chuvattile Pranayam (2017)
  305. Nilavariyathe (2017)
  306. Aana Alaralodalaral (2017)
  307. Aadu 2 (2017) as P.P Sasi
  308. Daivame Kaithozham K. Kumar Akanam (2018)
  309. Aami (2018)
  310. Sakhavinte Priyasakhi (2018)
  311. Kinar (2018)
  312. Pathirakalam (2018)
  313. Kala Viplavam Pranayam (2018)
  314. Kalyanam (2018)
  315. Shirk (film)|Shirk (2018)
  316. Lolans (2018)
  317. Vikadakumaran (2018)
  318. Aabhaasam (2018)
  319. Kammara Sambhavam (2018)
  320. Chanakyathantaram (2018)
  321. Premasoothram (2018)
  322. School Diary (2018)
  323. Pettilambattra (2018)
  324. Oru Pazhaya Bomb Kadha (2018)
  325. Mandharam (2018)
  326. Ladoo (2018)
  327. Dakini (2018) as Raju Bhai
  328. Nithyaharitha Nayakan (2018)
  329. Aanakkallan (2018)
  330. Sayanna Varthakal (2019)
  331. Virus (2019) as Razak, father of Zakariya
  332. Janamaithri (2019)
  333. Oolu (2019)
  334. Manoharam (2019)
  335. Udalazham (2019)
  336. Mohabbathin Kunjabdulla (2019) as Kunjabdulla in the lead role
  337. Anjaam Pathiraa (2020) as Ripper Ravi
  338. Thrissur Pooram (2019)
  339. 2 States (2020)
  340. Kozhipporu (2020)
  341. Maniyarayile Ashokan (2020) see
  342. Anan (film) (2020)
  343. Veyilmarangal (2020)
  344. Vellam (2021)
  345. Anugraheethan Antony (2021) as Madhavan
  346. Innu Muthal (2021) as Maniyappan
  347. Velukkakka Oppu Ka (2021) as Velukkakka in the lead role
  348. Malik (2021) as George Zachariah, Police C.I
  349. Home (2021) as Oliver Twist [20]
  350. Ellam Sheriyakum (2021)
  351. Pada (2022) as Sakhaavu Kannan Mundoor
  352. Naaradan (2022) as Judge Chothi
  353. Aaraattu (2022) as tabalist, balettan
  354. Archana 31 Not Out (2022)
  355. Salute (2022)
  356. Pathonpatham Noottandu (2022)
  357. 19(1)(A) (2022)
  358. Puzhu (2022) as Mathachan
  359. Udal (2022)
  360. Palthu Janwar (2022)
  361. Padavettu (2022)
  362. Gila (film) (2022)

Tamil

Costume designer

Singer

Television serials

  1. Kadalinakare (Asianet)
  2. Devimahatmyam (Asianet)
  3. Pattukalude paaru (Surya TV)
  4. Sabarimala sridharmashashtha (Asianet)
  5. Nirupama Fans (Flowers TV)
  6. Satyam shivam sundaram (Amrita TV)
  7. Kaliveedu (Doordarshan)
  8. Kunjammayum Koottukarum (Doordarshan)
  9. smarakasilakal(Doordarshan)

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