Malayalam screenwriter-actor Madampu Kunjukuttan dies of Covid-19
Malayalam screenwriter-actor Madampu Kunjukuttan handed away on Tuesday. He became once 81. The acclaimed author became once taken to a non-public well being facility in Thrissur after he developed excessive fever. He became once later diagnosed with the coronavirus.
A local of Thrissur, Madampu Kunjukuttan became once a multi-talented person. He had studied Hasthyaayurvedam (therapy of elephants), taught Sanskrit at school and even labored as a priest at a temple. He also labored at Akashavani (All India Radio) and tv channels. He entered the movie industry as a screenwriter with Ashwadhamavu within the 300 and sixty five days 1979. In 2000, he bagged the accepted National Award for most productive screenplay for Karunam, which became once directed by Jayaraj. His movie, Parinamam had obtained the award for potentially the most productive screenplay at the Ashdod worldwide movie festival in Israel in 2003. Some of his quite quite a bit of accepted works as a screenwriter include Makalkku, Gourisankaram, Saphalam and Deshadanam. Besides writing, he has also acted in a slew of films, including Mohanlal’s Aaraam Thampuran, director Shyamaprasad’s Agnisakshi and Jayaraj’s Shantham.
RIP! 🙏🏼#MadambuKunjukuttan Sir. PS: Social media timelines are starting assign to be conscious esteem obituary columns. Prayers for the departed and their households..and hope that times swap for the better rapidly. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/As1z9oT44f
— Prithviraj Sukumaran (@PrithviOfficial) Could well possible moreover honest 11, 2021
He’s survived by his two daughters Jaseena Madampu and Haseena Madampu.
The Malayalam movie celebrities maintain condoled the death of Madampu Kunjukuttan. Actor Prithviraj acknowledged that his social media timeline has began to be conscious esteem an obituary column. “RIP! Folded fingers #MadambuKunjukuttan Sir. PS: Social media timelines are starting assign to be conscious esteem obituary columns. Prayers for the departed and their households..and hope that times swap for the better rapidly (sic),” Prithviraj wrote on his Twitter online page.
Madampu Kunjukuttan comes at a time when the Malayalam movie industry is restful mourning the death of iconic screenwriter-director Dennis Joseph. The filmmaker handed away final night following a heart attack.