Krishna
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Born (1980-03-23) 23 March 1980 (age 42)
NationalityIndian
Alma materSacred Heart College, Thevara
OccupationActor
Years active1993–present
Spouse(s)Sikha
Children2
Parent(s)Mohan Divakaran
Radhalakshmi
Relatives

Krishna is an Indian actor who appears mainly in the Malayalam cinema industry. He has acted more than 50 films. He was born on 23 March 1980 in Kerala. He is a very talented actor who worked in many movies. He made his acting debut at the age of 14 as a child artist in the Malayalam film Napoleon (1994). His debut as a lead role in Rishyasringan in 1997 with Bhanupriya. Later krishna act with Manju Warrier in Daya. He acted in several movies at the end of the 1990s in films such as Ayal Kadha Ezhuthukayanu, Harikrishnans, Independence (1999 film), Vazhunnor, etc. In 2001 Krishna debuted in Tamil through Piriyadha Varam Vendum.

Personal life

Krishna is the eldest of two children born to Mohan Divakaran and Radhalakshmi at Kainakary, Alappuzha. Krishna is the grandson of actor Lalitha of the famous Lalitha-Padmini-Ragini trio, has a younger brother, Sanker. He had his primary education from Bhavans Vidya Mandir, Elamakkara. He pursued a degree in arts from Sacred Heart College, Thevara.

He is married to Sikha, who is an advocate in the Kerala High Court. The couple has a son, Shiv, and a daughter Gouri. He currently resides at Kochi with family.[1] He is the owner of Tandoor Chillies restaurant in Kochi.

He is the relative of South Indian actress Shobana, Vineeth and grandson of actress Lalitha.[2] and actresses Padmini, Ragini, Ambika Sukumaran, Sukumari are his grandaunts.[3]

Filmography

Year Title Role Notes
1994 Napoleon Child artist
1997 Rishyasringan Arun Debut as Lead actor
Sneha Saamraajyam segment:(Punnaaram Kuyil)
1998 Daya Mansoor
Ayal Kadha Ezhuthukayanu Jithu
Harikrishnans Sudarshanan's friend
1999 Independence Krishnan Mukundan
Vazhunnor Tony
2000 Melevaryathe Malakhakkuttikal Sarath
2001 Mazhamegha Pravukal Sreekuttan/Dadasaheb
Piriyadha Varam Vendum Praveen Tamil film
Shahjahan Raja Tamil film
Saari
2002 Punnagai Desam Priya's would be Tamil film
Snehithan Anand Xavier
2003 Thillana Thillana Boby
Margam
Saudhamini
2006 Shyaamam
2008 Mizhikal Sakshi Ambili
2009 Chemistry Dr.Unni
2010 Sahasram
Avan
Kanyakumari Express Ajayan
Raama Raavanan Sundaram
2011 Traffic Jikku
August 15
2012 Ee Thirakkinidayil Joby Mathew
Cinema Company Johnny
Rasaleela Unni
Banking Hours 10 to 4 Roy Mathew
The Hitlist Anand
2013 Hotel California Rashid
10:30 am Local Call Roy Thomas
Dracula 3D
Pakaram Arif
Natholi Oru Cheriya Meenalla Krishnakumar IAS
August Club
Ms. Lekha Tharoor Kanunnathu Sanjay
Chennaiyil Oru Naal Jikku Tamil film
2014 Little Superman
Street Light
2015 Nirnayakam Airport passenger/Delhi Malayali Cameo Appearance
Chirakodinja Kinavukal Doctor Cameo Appearance
Loham Jayaram Shenoy
2017 Overtake
2017 Achayans Giri

Craig/bike stunder

Cameo Appearnace

2018 Chalakkudykkaran Changathy Sakir
2019 Safe Nishanth Nair
Helen Car passenger Cameo Appearance
2021 Drishyam 2 As police officer Cameo Appearance
2022 Pathonpatham Noottandu Diwan Peshkar Kalyanakrishnan Post Production
An Ranjith Cinema Post Production
CBI 5 As a Doctor Cameo Appearance
Maheshum Maruthiyum post Production
Ethire Filiming

Television career

As actor
As Judge

References

  1. ^ "Mangalam varikaan-13-Jan-2014". mangalamvarika. Archived from the original on 15 January 2014. Retrieved 23 January 2014.((cite web)): CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  2. ^ "ജീവിതത്തിന്‌ ഇപ്പോള്‍ എന്തൊരു രുചി". Mangalam. Archived from the original on 10 November 2014. Retrieved 31 March 2015.
  3. ^ "Innalathe Tharam-Ambika Sukumaran". Amritatv. Retrieved 23 January 2014.
  4. ^ "It's a blessing to be called a chocolate hero even in my 40's: Thinkalkalaman actor Krishna - Times of India". The Times of India.