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|Occupation(s)||actor, Mimicry artist|
Kalabhavan Haneef is an Indian actor and mimicry artist in Malayalam cinema. He made his debut with the film, Sandesham (1991).
Haneef started his mimicry activity while his schooling, later started his career as a sales person and mimicry artist. Thereafter, he enrolled key roles in TV serials and movies for close to twenty five years in the entertainment industry.  He was closely allied with Cochin Kalabhavan which was the starting point for many super stars. Haneef has also followed the practice of Kalabhavan alumni by retaining the organization's name to his screen name. Haneef expert in mimic to actors Nedumudi Venu and Raghavan.
Haneef is extremely popular in India and abroad through his stage shows. He has exposed smaller roles in Malayalam movies, but the television industry welcomed him with open hands. He played important roles in serials like Minnukettu, Nadhaswaram, etc. Haneef has also been a part of shows like Abi's Corner, Comediyum Mimicsum Pinne Njanum, Manassiloru Mazhavillu, Tilana Tilana, etc. Minnukettu was a family drama which portrayed the story of a father, his daughters and their struggles.
His debut film was Cheppukilukkana Changathi. He later acted in more than hundreds of titles. . Haneef is married to Wahida on October 12, 1989,  and they have two children Sharooqu Haneef and Sithara Haneef 
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