James (Malayalam actor)

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James Chacko
Born
Babychan

c. 1955|10|16[ citation needed ]
Died14 June 2007
Resting placeSt. Mary's Cathedral, Pattom, Trivandrum
OccupationActor
Years active1980–2007
Spouse(s)Jiji James
ChildrenJikku James and Jilu James.

James Chacko was an Indian actor who starred in more than 150 Malayalam language films. He was active for over three decades. He joined the industry as an art and production manager and later was the manager for actor Nedumudi Venu. He played important roles in New Delhi , Meesa Madhavan , Pathram , Oru Maravathoor Kanavu and Peruvannapurathe Visheshangal . The character Pattalam Purushu played by James in the 2002 movie Meesa Madhavan has attained a cult status in Malayalam cinema.

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Death

James died following cardiac arrest on 14 June 2007 at his brother's house at Kaduthuruthy. [1] [2]

Filmography

No.YearFilmRole
11985 Mutharamkunnu P.O.
21985Mukhya Manthri
1985Puli Varunne Puli
31985 Aram + Aram = Kinnaram Mechanic
41986Prathyekam Sradhikkuka
51986Paandavapuram
61987 New Delhi
71988Oohakkachavadam
81988Witness
91989Vadakkunokkiyanthram
101989Mahaayaanam
111990 Pavam Pavam Rajakumaran
121990 Kalikkalam George
131991 Sandesham
141992 Vietnam Colony
151992 Soorya Manasam Muthu
161993 Meleparambil Aanveedu
171998 Oru Maravathoor Kanavu
181999 Pathram
192000Unnimaaya
202000 Shivam
212000 The Warrant Lorence
222001Naalaam Simham
232002Miss Suvarna
242002 Meesa Madhavan Pattalam Purishu
252003 Pattalam
262006"Yes Your Honour"

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References

  1. "Malayalam actor James passes away". dnaindia. 14 June 2007. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  2. "Actor James passes away". oneindia. 14 June 2007. Retrieved 12 November 2015.