Sudheesh (born 7 December 1972) is an Indian actor and director from Calicut who predominantly works in Malayalam film industry. He won Kerala State Film Awards for Best Character Actor in 2021.
Sudheesh is the only son of T. Sudhakaran Nair and Suryaprabha. Sudhakaran Nair was a retired deputy collector and an actor who performed notable roles in films such as Gulmohar, Khaki, Bharatham , Sadayam , Pattabhishekam, Indian rupee etc. The father-son duo has acted together in many films.  Similarly, Sudheesh's son Rudraksh Nair has acted as child hero in the film Kochavva Paulo Ayyappa Coelho .  Sudheesh did his schooling from St. Joseph's Boys' Higher Secondary School, Kozhikode and higher studies in St. Joseph's College, Devagiri. Sudheesh married Dhanya on 30 March 2005. They have two sons.   His father died on 4 January 2016 aged 73.
|Vendor Daniel State Licency||Joy Daniel|
|1995||Alanchery Thambrakal||Son of Bhagavathar|
|Avittam Thirunaal Aarogya Sriman||Nakulan|
|Kakkakum Poochakkum Kalyanam||Achutty|
|1996||Ee Puzhayum Kadannu||Satheesh|
|Excuse Me Ethu Collegila||Pappan|
|The Good Boys||Sudhi|
|Kottaram Veettile Apputtan||Dr Namboothiri|
|Bharya Veettil Paramasukham||Puthooramvettil Unnikrishnan/Unnikuttan|
|Prem Poojari||Prem's friend|
|Ee Mazha Thenmazha||Vishnu|
|Snehapoorvam Anna||Romeo Suresh|
|2001||Sharja To Sharja||Unni|
|Malayali Mamanu Vanakkam||Lodge Receptionist|
|Savithriyude Aranjanam||Dushyanthan / Appu|
|Meerayude Dukhavum Muthuvinte Swapnavum||Rajendran|
|2005||Ambuttu Imbuttu Embuttu||Hariharan|
|Ali Bhai||Sameer Das|
|One Way Ticket|
|Oru Pennum Randaanum||Krishnankutty|
|Kadha Samvidanam Kunchacko||Bobby|
|Oru Black and White Kudumbam||Thomas|
|Rahasya Police||S.I. Thomas|
|Moss & Cat||Kunchunni|
|2010||Mummy & Me||Varun|
|2011||Innanu Aa Kalyanam||Aisha's husband|
|Swargam 9 KM|
|Veeraputhran||N. P. Abu|
|Collector||Rameshan S Namboothiri|
|Scene 1 Nammude Veedu|
|Banking Hours 10 to 4||Ravi Kumar|
|2014||Vasanthathinte Kanal Vazhikalil||E. M. S. Namboodiripad|
|Day Night Game|
|2015||Ennu Ninte Moideen||Kottathil Ramachandran|
|Kochavva Paulo Ayyappa Coelho||Regi|
|Sathyam Paranja Viswasikkuvo||Mash|
|Pranaya Meenukalude Kadal||Mesthiri Damodaran|
|Kakshi: Amminippilla||Prakashan Manjodi|
|Edakkad Battalion 06||Constable Dineshan|
|Bhoomiyile Manohara Swakaryam||Joseph|
|Maniyarayile Ashokan||Village officer Alex|
|Kilometers and Kilometers||Justin J Vattakala|
|Kanakam Kaamini Kalaham||Sivakumar|
|2022||Sathyam Mathrame Bodhippikku||Professor Mathew Thomas|
|Mukundan Unni Associates||George Illikkal|
|Kadina Kadoramee Andakadaham|||
|Ajayante Randam Moshanam||TBA|||
|1993||O' Faby||Roque Tharakan||Sandy|
|Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan||Jayasurya||Bobby Oommen|
|Kerala State Film Awards||2020||Best Character Actor||Bhoomiyile Manohara Swakaryam , Ennivar||Won |
|Kerala Film Critics Award||2020||Second Best Actor||Ennivar||Won |
|Ettu sundarikalum njnum||2004||Actor||Surya TV|
|Vivel Big break||2011||Judge||Surya TV|
|Sundari niyum sundaran Njanum||2013||Judge||Asianet|
|Mummy and me||2014||Judge||Kairali|
|Star Challenge||2015||Participant||Flowers TV|
|Comedy Utsavam||2017-2018||Judge||Flowers TV|
|Comedy Stars season 2||2018||Judge||Asianet|
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