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Arun G Raghavan-Actor in Malayalam Serials and Films | Bharya, Sthreepadam serial actor

Arun G Raghavan/Arun Raghavan/Arun Raghav is an Indian actor, working mostly in Malayalam Television Serials, short Films and Movies. He is best known for his role as Sharath/Surya in Bharya Serial on Asianet and Sooraj in Sthreepadham serial on Mazhavil Manorama

Arun G Raghavan is debutted as a malyalam serial actor through Soubhagyavathi (2014) serial on Surya TV. He is now familar as Sahrath/Surya in  Asianet Serial  Bharya.  This tele series  is directed by V.K Gireesh Kumar and produced by S.Ramesh Babu under the banner Rise Sun pictures. Arun plays a duel role aginst Sonu Satheesh Kumar and Souparnika Subhash. Arun is now part of Sthreepadam serial written by Joyce. In this serial on Mazhavil Manorama, he plays the role of Sooraj, love interest of Balasudha, the lead character in the family drama

Arun G Raghavan debuted as a film actor through Vilakkumaram directed by Vijay Menon. The film features Bhavana,Manoj K Jayan , Suraj Venjaramoodu, Nandhu, Neena Kurup, Anjali Aneesh Upasana etc in addition to Arun. He has also acted in a Malayalam short film 'Blade' directed by Girish Chalakudy with Arun in lead role and Shilpa Manjunath,Kannan Nair,Rajesh Adoor,Unni Photofactory,Abhishek venkit,Shine Tirumala

Personal life 
Arun G Raghavan hails from Thrissure. He completed his schooling from St. Joseph school,Anandapuram and did his undergradaute studies from St thomas college Thrissur. Later he worked as system engineer in CMS Infosystems Pvt. Ltd.,Concentrix, Endosoft solutions PVT.LTD and Wintel -L3 before taking up acting as his career. He is married to Divya and they are blessed with a son, Dhruv
Tags: Bharya Serial actor, Sthreepadham serial actor


Actor Munshi Venu passed away

Actor Munshi Venu (63) passed away at a at a palliative care centre at Chalakudy, Thrissur, following kidney failure on Thursday, April 13, 2017.  He was suffering from kidney-related ailment and were undergoing treatment. He hails from Thiruvananthapuram and was unmarried and was living alone in a lodge in Chalakudy for the past 10 years.

Actor Munshi Venu (Venu Narayanan) is known for his role in Asianet’s social satire television show ‘Munshi’ as a panchayath member. The show fetched his roels in television serials and movies. Following the success of Munshi, he debuted as malayalm move actor in director Kamal's movie Pachakuthiara starring Dileep  in lead role.

Venu has acted more than 60 movies in supporting or comic roles and is noted for acting in ‘Chota Mumbai’,'Salt 'n' Pepper', 'Kanyaka Talkies',' Immanuel','Daddy Cool', 'Thilakkam’, ‘Kadha Parayumbol’, ‘Utopiyayile Rajavu’,'Oru Muthassi Gadha' etc. Honey Bee 2 was his last movie

  Actor Munshi Venu
Actor Munshi Venu
His unique acting and appearance were noted by audience and due to his ill health he took a break from industry. He is said to have severe financial constraints and were not able to go for kidney-transpant treatments.


Surabhi Lakshmi wins Best Actress Award at the 64th National Film Awards 2016

Surabhi Lakshmi winner of  Best Actress Award at the 64th National Film Awards 2016: Surabhi Lakshmi bagged the Best Actress award for her film ‘Minnaminungu’ at the 64th National Film Awards 2016. The awards were decided by a Jury with popular director Priyadarshan as the jury chairman.She was the winner of special award for best actress in 47th Kerala State Film Awards  for 2017 for the same movie.

Even though she lost the best actress award at the State Film Awards to Rajisha Vijayan, she made it at the National Level. She has won Film Critics Award for Second Best Actress in this year. Surabhi Lekshmi is the daughter of Andy and Radha from Calicut. She is married to Vipin Sudhakar (Photos).

Surabhi Lakshmi -Best actress at National Film Awards 2017Surabhi Lekshmi  hails from Kozhikodu is a trained dancer and theatre artist.  She is very popular as the character Pathumma, wife of Moosa,  in Media One serial M80 Moosa. Her unique sound and dialogue delivery in Caliccut accent were noted by the audience soon. She won best Comedy Actor award for  her role in M80 Moosa at the Flowers TV comedy Awards 2016She has acted in more than 20 Malayalam Films, advertisements and Malyalam Serials. She portrayed a main character in   K.K. Rajeev's malayalam serial Kathayile Rajakumari.  Surabh is now part of  surya Tv Television show Laughing Villa season 1 & 2 and  Media One comedy show M80 Mooosa.

Minnaminungu-the firefly, is a movie directed by Anil Thomas and written by Manoj Ramsingh. The main cast include Krishnan Balakrishnan, Surabhi Lakshmi, Balu Narayanan, Prem Prakash, Suresh Prem,Rebecca Santhosh etc.

Jury Chairman Priyadarshan conveyed that Surabhi showcased brilliant performance which is why recognition came her way. According to the jury Surabhi won the best actress award for "Showcasing her brilliance in portraying pain and ecstasy of a mother in a deplorable social condition". She is the fifth actress to win National Award in Malayalam after Sarada, Monisha, Shobhana and Meera Jasmine. Meera Jasmine was the last Malayalam actress to win the best actress National Award in 2004 for her performance in Paadam Onnu: Oru Vilapam
Surabhi Lakshmi -best actress winner in Minnaninungu -Malayalam Movie
Surabhi Lakshmi in Minnaninungu -Malayalam Movie

Surabhi is happy and elated to be recognized for the prestigious honour in movie Industry. Surabhi thanked every one on her award on her facebook page. Her message below.

Other best actors from Malayalam at the 64th National Film Awards 2017 are given below.
Best actress - Surabhi ( Minnaminungu)
Special Jury Award - Mohanlal ( Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol, Pulimurugan and Telugu films) Best Child Actor - Adish Praveen ( Kunju Daivam)


Juhi Rustagi -Actress in Malayalam Serials| Uppum Mulakum Actress( Lekshmi/Lechu)

Juhi Rustagi - Actress in Uppum Mulakum Serial / Lechu/Lachu/Lekshmi of Uppum Mulakuam : Juhi Rustagi is an upcoming actress known for her role as Lechu in  malyalam situational comedy Serial Uppum Mulakum on Malayalam Channel  Flowers TV.

Juhi debuted as a malayalam television actress through Uppum Mulakum- Malayalam sitcom by R Unnikrishnan-director of  popular TV shows Thatteem Mutteem and Marimayam . 

In this comedy serial Juhi plays the role of  Lekshmi, elder daughter of Balachandran and Neelima.  Biju Sopanam plays the role of  Balu (Balachandran) and Nisha Sarang as Neelima (Neelu).  The role of Lekshmi's sibling are portrayed by  Rishi S Kumar  (as Vishnu /Mudiyan) , Shivani Menon (as Shivani/Shiva) and Al Sabith (as Kesavan/Keshu).

Juhi's character in this serial 'Lechu' represents a teenage girl having lazy, jealous, naughty, bullying nature, but at the same time very loving and caring.  The natural acting and effortless portrayal of  Lechu by Juhi, won her many fans among malayali audience.  Even though she has got enough opportunity to showcase her acting potential, she is not interested take new projects now as recently revealed in an interview to continue her studies. Following the success of Uppum Mulakum which reached more than 300 episodes, she became part of many  shows including  Comedy Super Nite and Sreekandan Nair Talk Show on Flowers TV

Personal Life and Family 
Juhi Rustagi hails from Ernakulam in Kerala. She is a half Malayali. Her mother is from Chottanikkara.  She has a brother and is doing his engineering studies.  She has completed her schooling from Bhavans Munshi Vidyashram, Thiruvankulam, Ernakulam. Due to busy shooting schedule she opted for open school system to finish her higher secondary studies in commerce. Juhi likes to continue her studies and has not committed any other project now. Juhi got opportunity to act in Uppum Mulakum when director R.Unnikrishnan spotted her among his daughter's classmates.
Juhi Rustagi -actress in Uppum Mulakum
Juhi Rustagi  as Lechu in Uppum Mulakum Serial on Flowers TV
Tags: Uppum Mulakum actress Lachu photos, Uppum Mulakum actress Juhi Rastogi, Juhi Rastogi as Lachu, Lekshmi in Uppum Mulakum, uppum mulakum lachu real name,wiki


Anish Rehman -Actor, Dancer, Choreographer | Actor in Manjurukum Kalam Serial as Abhijith

Anish Rehman (also referred as Aneesh Rehman) is a dancer, actor, anchor, choreographer and performer. Anisha is now playing the role of hero Abhijith  in top-rated serial Manjurukum Kalam on Mazhavil Manorama channel. Abhijit is the love interest of the heroine Janaki (played by Monisha), title character of the serial. 
As Dancer : Anish is known mostly as a dancer and the winner of many reality dance shows. His extra ordinary talent is very well showcased in Amrita TV dance reality show Amrita TV Super Dancer(2007). He got second prize (first runner up) in that show. Later, he participated in Kalaignar TV's dance show Maanada Mayilada Season 5 in 2010. Rehman along with Shivani were declared the first runner up of the show. Along with his brother Ajeesh Rehman, Anish Rehman, participated in Vijya TV's Jodi NO1 Season 5 and won 3rd Prize. Anish Rehman was the title winner of Jodi No1 Season 8 on Vijay TV

Read full story : Rehman and Sofia are the winners of Jodi No 1 Season 8 Grand Finale on Star Vijay 

As Anchor : He hosted the dance reality show Kairali TV's  dance party during 2013 to 2014

As Actor: Anish's journey as a dancer give him opportunities in movie industry as well. He starred in Jayaraj’s ‘Of the People’ and tamil movie 'Thalaiva'. He has also appeared in Malayalam short films and music videos including Sooraj Sukumar Nair's Otta Oruthikalum Shariyalla and Anamika 2.

Anish debuted as a Television actor in lead role  through  Manjurukum Kalam the family drama written by Joycee (Story, Script and Dialogues). The serial is being telecasted on Malayalam channel Mazhavil Manorama. He plays the role of Abhijit, hero of the serial.

As Choreographer: Anish choreographed for a number of reality shows and stage shows. Recent one is Asianet Television Awards 2016.

Anish Rehman-Personal Details : Anish hails from Thiruvananthapuram. He has completed his schooling from St. Mary's Higher Secondary School, Pattom, Trivandrum and his under graduation in Physics from Mar Ivanios College. He worked as assistant test engineer Infosys for a while. His brother Ajesh Rehman passed away. Anish is married and settled in Chennai

Anish as Abhijith (Abi) in Manjurukum Kalam Serial

Manjurukum Kalam  is the debut television serial of Anish Rehman. This teleseries is written by Joycee and directed by Binu Vellathooval.  The teleseries is produced by Prabha Unnithan, Asha Vivek Unnithan and Aneesh Unnithan for malayalam channel Mazhavil Manorama. It is one of the top rated serial on Mazhavil Manorama

Manjurukumkalam (Read more:Novel Story) tells the story of Janaki, her journey as the adopted daughter of  Vijayaraghavan and his wife Rathnamma. This serial tells the life of Janaki kutty for 25 years and how she become a strong women despite of her hardships in her life. Janaki met her love interest Abhijit, brother of her close friend,  when studying for 12th grade.  His father comes and asks for a marriage alliance. But Ratnamma insults him and he leaves ans she stopped Janikutty from continuing her studies. But fate was in favour of Janaki, she was brought to her mothers home by her grandfather, completes studies and prepares for civil service. She won elections and became the minister . It is then that she came to know about Abhijith again.

The mature role of Abi is portrayed by Anish Rahman. The role of Janaki is played by Monisha . The role of Abhijit  in teenage was done by Vineeth.  The title role of Janaki is done by many child actors. They are Kezia,Niranjana, Greeshma ,Vedhika ,Nikitha and Monisha. The full list of cast and crew of this serial are given here (Manjurukum Kalam-Actors and actresses)
Tags: Anish Rahman manjurukum kalam, Manajurukum kalan actor abhijith, Abhijith hero Aneesh


Adhitri Guruvayurappan-Child Actress in Nandini Serial on Sun/Surya/Udaya/Gemini TV

Baby Adhitri Guruvayurappan-Child actress Nandini Serial :
Adhitri Guruvayurappan is the child actress playing the character of Devasena in Popular Malayalam/Tamil/Kannada/Telugu Serial 'Nandini (or Nandhini) aired on Surya/Sun/Udaya/Jemini Television channels. She is also a model and movie actress. Adhitri was also a contestant of Zee Tamil "junior superstars".

Adhitri plays the role of Devasena, daughter of Arun and Janaki, Nandini Serial. The serial tells story of super natural elments and Snakes and its attempts to save a family. This mega famil drama is aired in all south Indian languages- Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada on Sun, Jemini, Surya and Udaya Channels.The serial is produced by Popular Tamil Movie Director & producer Sunder C & actress Khushboo

Child Actress Adhitri Guruvayoorappan in Nandhini SerialBaby Adhitri  won the heart of south Indian Television audience through innocent look, beauty and talent in acting. The new character of Devasena helped the serial to gain back the audience which was lost earlier due to uninteresting story line. The famliy, career details of Adithri will be updated soon . Malayali audience immediately identified her looks to Vellinakdhatram movie, with Prithviraj and the child actress late Taruni Sachdev (child artist) as per facebook responses

 Nandini is a big budgets television serial launched in all television channels under Sunnetwork. So this is a big break for Adhitri, who is noted by audience through Zee Tamil reality show Junior Super Stars where actress Khushboo was a judge.  Popular and new faces Vijayakumar, Nithya Ram, Malavika Wales, Ramesh Pandit, Gayathri Jayaram, Narasinha Raju, Rahul Ravi are also part of this  mega TV serial.
Nandhini Serial Details -Actors and Actresses
Child Actress Adhitri Guruvayoorappan -devasena in Nandhini Serial
Adhitri with co-stars Nithya and Malavika in Nandhini serial
Child Actress Adhitri Guruvayoorappan in Nandhini Serial
Adhitri as Devasena in Nandhini serial
Child Actress Adhitri Guruvayoorappan in Nandhini Serial
Child Actress Adhitri Guruvayoorappan in Nandhini Serial

Images credit: facebook; Child actress Adhitri, Adithri as Devasena, Adhitri sun tv serial Nadhini real name


Suraj Venjaramoodu to host Deal or No Deal Season 2 On Surya TV from 25th December 2016

Deal or No Deal Season 2- game show on Surya TV will be launched on December 25th, 2016 at 9:00 PM. This is the second season of popular reality show on malayalam channel Surya TV. The show will be aired every Saturday and Sunday at 9:00 PM.

Malayalam film Actor and National Award Winner Suraj Venjaramoodu will be the host of the Season 2 of Deal or No Deal on Surya TV. Actor Mukesh was the host of Season 1 of Deal or No Deal and the show was  a huge success. The first episode of the Deal or No Deal Season 2 will feature National Award winning actress Meera Jasmine as the celebrity guest.  We have earlier posted here the registration details of Deal or No Deal .
Suraj Venjaramoodu with actress Meera Jasmine in the first episode of Deal or No Deal 2 on Surya TV
Suraj Venjaramoodu with actress Meera Jasmine in the first episode of Deal or No Deal 2 on Surya TV

Suraj Venjaramoodu is an established mimicry artist and comedy actor. He won   Kerala State Film Award for Best Comedy Artist three time. Suraj received the National Film Award for Best Actor for his performance in the Malayalam film Perariyathavar directed by Dr. Biju. He has anchored many shows with huge success. It include Jagapoka in Kairali TV, Comedy Super Nite on Flowers TV and Sell me the answer on Asianet.
Deal or No Deal game show on Malayalam Channel Surya TV
Deal or No Deal game show on Malayalam Channel Surya TV
Surya Tv is now launching new serials and show to compete with other channels due to the recent change in Malayalam Channel Ratings .  Vijayadasami  and Kayam kulam Kochunniyude Makan  are  the new television serials recently launched on Surya TV. Other TV series are  Mahaveera Hanuman,Sagaram Sakshi, Sahayathrika Sahayathrika,Moonnu Pennungal,Nagakanyaka and Ennu Swantham Jaani 


Actor Jagannadha Varma passed away

K N Jagannatha Varma(77), veteran actor in Malayalam Movies and Television serials passed away on Tuesday 20 December 2016 in a private hospital in Neyyattinkara, Thiruvananthapuram. He is admitted to the hospital due to prolonged pneumonia. His last rites and funeral were held in the premises of his ancestral home Kattunkal Kovilakam at Varanadu in Cherthala.

He is survived by his wife Shanta Varama, son Manu Varama and daughter Priya Varma. His daughter Priya is married to Malayalam movie director Viji Thampi.

Jagannatha Varma retired from Kerala Police as Superintendent of police and is also an accomplished Kathakali artist. He was also a percussionist, learned the art from Kalamandalam Raman Namboothiri. He made his 'arangetram' as Thayambaka artist at the age of 74 and loved to devote time to the instrument.

Actor Jagannatha Varma
Actor Jagannatha Varma
Jaganantha Varma debuted as an actor with movie Mattoli and was part of nearly in 190 films and many television serials. New Delhi, Lelam, Pathram, Nakshatrangale Sakshi, Sughamo Devi, Ee Thanuthe Veluppan Kalathu, No 20 Madras Mail etc are among his hit movies. He is known for aristocratic role and almost type casted in the roles of police officer, judge, or bureaucrat. He last acted in Malayala Manorama serial Mangalyapattu.


Nisha Sarangh-Actress in Malayalam Films & Serials | Uppum Mulakum Serial Actress Neelima(Neelu)

Nisha Sarangh is an Indian actress working mostly in Malayalam films and television serials. She is very popular among Malayalam audience as Neelima (Neelu) in Uppum Mulakum comedy serial on Flowers TV.

Nisha faced camera for the first time for Agnisakshi, a malayalam movie by Shyamaprasad. She took a break from acting following her marriage. Later, she debuted on malayalam television screen through the serial Durga. Following which she was part of many malayalam serials including Aranazhika neram, Januray, Alilathali, Veendum jwalayayi, Indumukhi chandramukhi, Vadhu, Banduvaru Shathruvaru and many more. She got a much awaited break on mini-screen through Uppum Mulakum where she plays the role on Neelima, a house maker who has four kids and a nagging husband. She got the role after participating in  Kutti Kalavara on Flowers TV. Nisha portrayed the role on Neelima in Uppum Mulakkum with so much  and ease, which won her a huge fan base.

Actress Nisha Sarangh
Nisha was also part of many Malayalam movies including Karayilekku Oru Kadal Dooram, Adaminte Makan Abu, My Boss, Kazhcha, Flash,Yes your honour, Pothen Vava, Naadhabharamam, Thekku Thekkotu Desathu, Amen, Vegam, Malayalakkara Residency, Oru Indian Pranayakadha, 3 G – Third Generation and many more. She also acted in shortfilms like Kittuo directed by Raees Mohammed

Nisha is also a great cook. She participated in Kairali TV's Celebrity Kitchen Magic hosted by Lekshmi Nair. Nisha Sarang and actress Anila Sreekumar were the first prize winners in this competition.  Later she became part of kids cookery show Kuttikalavara on Flowers TV. That paved her way to the super hit comedy serial Uppum Mulakum  by R Unnikrishnan.

Following the success of Uppum Mulakum which reached more than 200 episodes, she became part of many comedy shows including Comedy stars on Asianet and Comedy Super nite on Flowers TV
Nisha Sarangh- Uppum mulakum actress
Nisha Sarangh- as Neelima in Uppum Mulakum serial

Personal Life/family details:
Nisha hails from Palluruthi in Ernakualam. She is the daughter of Shargadharan and Shyamala. Nisha got married to her cousin at an young age and has two daughters Ravathy Chandran and Revitha Chandran, both are students. Nisha completed her under graduation from SN College Kollam, after her marriage. Nisha was trained in music and dance from an young age, with specialization in Bharatnatyam. She lives currently with her family in Kakkanadu in Ernakulam. She has mentioned in many interviews that her life was not a happy one and she struggled to make ends meet. It was her acting career that helped her to improve her life. She also said that she is an independent family loving women who likes to be happy and take everything positive by ignoring troubles on the way. She likes to be part of more movies than to appear on TV screen.

Tags: Uppum Mulakum actress Neelima, Neelu uppum mulakum mother, Nisha sarangh wiki, Nisha sarang family


Serial and Film Actress Rekha Mohan Found Dead

Malayalam Actress Rekha Mohan found dead inside her flat in Shobha city in Thrissure on 12 November 2016. The reason for her death is still investigated by police. Police suspects that Rekha's death have occurred two days ago.

As her husband, currently in Malysia cannot contact her for the last two days,  he informed her driver and found that her flat was closed for two days. Her driver then informed police and security of the flat. The door was locked from inside. Her flat was then opened in the presence of Police. Her body was then found leaning over the dining table. After completing the inquest, her body was shifted to hospital for postmortem. She is survived by her husband.

This news came as a shock to Malayalam TV and movie industry. Rekha Mohan has acted in many malayalam serials and films. She has acted in  Udyana palakan, Nee Varuvolam and Yathramozhi. She is known to Malayalam Television audience as heroine of Mayamma and Sthreejanmam serials. She was also part of many other TV serials.

Update: Police confirmed after postmortem that she died of heart attack. It is also reported that Rekha was under treatment for cancer for a long time
Actress Rekha Mohan
Actress Rekha Mohan in Surya TV Serial Mayamma
May her soul rest in peace. Our condolences to her family.


Mayamohini Serial Actress Sabarna Anand (Suguna) found dead

Sabarna, V actress, RJ and anchor was found dead in  her house at Maduravoyal in Chennai on Friday , 11 November 2016. As Sabarna's house door was not opened for three days and also after getting stinky smell neighbors informed police. Police opened the door and found her dead. A letter was also recovered from her house. The reason behind the unnatural death is not yet known- Is it an accident, suicide or murder?.

Actress Sabarna Anand (Suguna)
Actress Sabarna Anand (Suguna)
The investigation to unravel the mystery of the death of  Sabarna is in progress. Many suspects suicide. The reason behind Sabarna’s decision to commit suicide is not known yet. The news came as a shock to the television industry. She is known to most of the south Indian Audience as a TV host and Actress

Sabarna's parents Anand Kumar and Pushpalatha, and her brother living in Virugambakkam have no clue on the reason for her death. She was living alone in her apartment

Sabarna is familiar to malayalam TV audience through Mayamohini Serial on Mazhavil Manorama. Sabarna played the lead role in the serial as Urmila& Unnikrishnanan. In Mayamohini serial, directed  by Prasad Nooranad, she was the heroine Urmila and also played the role of Unnikrishnan. Urmila change her identity as a man in an effort to escape from police and enemies.   This extremely talented actress was also part of the Surya TV Serial Harichandanam.

Mayamohini serial heroine -actress
Mayamohini serial heroine -Urmila
She is know to Tamil audience and TV anchor and also though the roles she played in Tamil serials like Pasamalar and Pudhu Kavidhai. She acted in negative roles in Zee Tamil Serial Thulasi. Sabrana Anand is known to Telugu Audience as Suguna.  She also hosted many television shows on Sun TV and Vijay TV. She also acted in movies Kalai, Padikadhavan, Pirivom Sandipom and  Poojai.

May her soul rest in peace. Our condolences to her family.

Actress Sabarna as Urmila and Unnikrishnan in Mayamohini Serial on Mazhavil Manorama
Actress Sabarna as Urmila and Unnikrishnan in Mayamohini Serial on Mazhavil Manorama


Ronson Vincent -Actor in Malayalam Serials & Films | Bharya Serial actor (as Nandan)

Ronson Vincent (also reffered as George Ronson Vincent) is an Indian actor and model. He is now known for his acting Malayalam Serials and Telugu films. He is known to malayalam audience for his role as hero Nandan in top-rated serial Bharya on Asianet. He has done villain and co-actor roles in Telugu films.

Ronson started his career as a model. He made his debut as a film actor in 2010 through Telugu film Manasara directed by Ravi Babu. Director Ravi Babu picked him after seeing Ronson's  fashion show in Calicut. In Manasara  he portrayed the character with shades of grey. For his performance Ronson received Bharata Muni award for the best villain for this film. He later acted as co-actor in teludu movies Mallela Theeram Lo Sirimalle Puvvu , Mr. Pellikodukuand Blood. He will soon make his debut to malayalam movies through Thomas Benjamin's directorial debut, Study Tour Batch 162.

However, Ronson got acceptance as an actor in Kerala after his entry to Malayalam television screen through Asianet channel's soap opera Bharya. The serial is directed by V.K Gireesh Kumar and produced by S.Ramesh Babu under the banner Rise Sun pictures.  Ronson gives life to the character Nandan, son of Prof. Vishwanatha Menon and Jayapradha teacher of Vrindavanam. Bharya tells the storya of the family after the hero, Nandan, played by Ronson, fall in love with Nayana and marry her. Aleena Padikkal  portrays the role of Nayana. The serial also stars popular actors Yuvarani, Ilavarasan, Sonu Satheesh Kumar, Devi Chandana, Rajendran etc. The popularity of the serial is also helping Ronson and he is now a very familiar face among malayalai audience.

Bharya serial actor
Ronson as Nandan in Bharya Serial on Asianet
Personal life:
Ronson hails Calicut is from a film family. He is the son of yesteryear’s actor Rony Vincent (debuted as hero of the famous movie chillu )and his wife Iris. The well known malayalam movie director and cameraman A.Vincent is his fathers brother. After completing his schooling from St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Tamil Nadu and graduation from  University of Calicut, he worked as a web designer and executive of Sesame Software Solutions. He is passionate about modelling and fashion designing and has opened a design warehouse and boutique (Raaz) in Calicut for wedding dress. He was noted by director Mahash Babu in a fashion show that opened him doors to movie and mini-screen industry.  He is married to Neeraja


Monisha -Malayalam Serial Actress-Biography|Janaki (Janikutty) in Manjurukalam Kalam Serial

 Actress Monisha, profile, family details
Monisha is the malayalam actress playing the leading role of Janaki (Jani kutty ) in top-rated serial Manjurukum Kalam on Mazhavil Manorama channel. She replaced Nikitha Rajesh , who played the teenage version of Janikutty in this serial. She is acting as Janikutty from episode 370 of the serial.

Manjurukum Kalam is the debut serial of Monisha on Malayalam Television. She plays the role of the heroine Janaki in her 20's, mainly during college days and is likely to portray the mature role as well.Manjurukum Kalam is the most popular serial on Mazhavil Manorama and is one of the top rated serial on Malayalam mini screen in October 2016. She was selected to the role through auditions. She had experience in acting through university level intercollegiate drama competitions in Kerala.

The success of the serial has given Monisha a chance to appear on Onnum Onnum Moonu Season 2 with Rimi Tomy as the host. She appeared on the show on December 4th, 2016 along with actresses Rini Raj and Rubi.

Monisha as Janaki (Janikutty) in Manjurukum Kalam Serial

Manjurukum Kalam the family drama written by Joycee (Story, Script and Dialogues) based on a novel published in the same name in leading Malayalam weekly, Manorama and directed by Binu Vellathooval.  The teleseries is produced by Prabha Unnithan, Asha Vivek Unnithan and Aneesh Unnithan for malayalam channel Mazhavil Manorama

Monisha Malayalam Serial Actress Manjurukum Kalam
Actress Monisha 
Janaki, daughter of Manakkal Govindankutty lost her mother Aswathy on child birth. After the death of Aswathy and his mother, Govindankutty  hands over her daughter to Vijayaraghavan, a distant relative and his wife Ratnamma. Janikkutty’s new found love and happiness vanishes when her step mother Ratnamma becomes blessed with her own baby. She was forced to live like a servant in her adopted family and was not allowed to continue her studies after 12th grade. However, Govindan kutty take her to his new family, including his second wife Vijayamma and his three kids.

Again fate was against Janaki, she was forced to leave that family after the death of her father Govindan kutty. Jani gets attacked was admitted to a hospital where she found her mothers old friend. Her grandfather Balakrisha Panikker then takes her to Jaani’s maternal home. She was welcomed by her relatives as expected.   Monisha plays the role of Janikutty at this stage. Janikutty however completes her studies and try for her dream to enter civil service with the help of her uncle. The story of the tele serial is about how Janikutty survive the hardships in her life and become a strong and successful person.

Many child artists played the role of Janikutty in this serial. Baby Kezia played the role of Janikutty's life as 3 years old. It was followed by Niranjana as 5 -year old. Greeshma portray the life of Jani in the next stage of the character as a 10-year old school girl.

Actress Monisha as Janikutty in Manjurukukm Kalam Serial
Actress Monisha as Janaki in Manjurukukm Kalam Serial on Mazhavil Manorama
Nikitha Rajesh portrayed the teenage phase while Monish is into the mature side of V.R Janaki. Monisha's natural and effective portrayal of Jaani won the heart of malayali family audience of Mazhavil Manorama. She plays the role of the heroine who won against all odds with great effectiveness and success

Personal Life
Monisha hails from Bathery in  Vayanadu in Kerela. She is the daughter of P.K Shaji, principal of Thripunithura Sankrit higher second school and Indira, a housewife. She has two brothers Midhun Shah and Manek Sha.  Monish after completing under graduation from  Malabar Christian college , is currently doing Post Graduate course  St. Theresas college in Ernakulam. She also likes to join for B. Ed degree course after the completion of P.G.
Monisha had participated in many intercollegiate drama festivals during her college days. She likes reading and traveling and aspires to become film actress if she gets good offers.  She got the role of Janaki through auditions held in Trivandrum . One of her close friend send her photos to the call for new actress in this serial and got selected. She is very happy that she got a bold character role with lot of virtues, unlike many other women characters on Malayalam mini screen.

We wish Monisha, the upcoming actress all the best

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Rayjan Rajan- Actor in Malayalam Serials | Sathyajith in Athmasakhi Serial

Rayjan Rajan is an Indian model and an upcoming actor. He is currently working in Mazhavil Manorama Malayalam Television Serial Athmasakhi. His character as Sathyajith IPS, city commissioner  in that serial made him a familiar face among Malayalam audience.

Rayjan started his career as a model and has also appeared in short films (eg: Makkachi, Black hole). He started his journey as television actor through Surya TV serial Makal. He debuted as the hero of the serial through Mazhavil Manorama serial Athamsakhi. He has also appeared in Onnum Onnum Moonu season 2 with actress Anusree and Rimi Tomy

Rayjan as Malayalam Television Serial Actor  - As Sathya in Athamsakhi Serial

Rayjan currently  plays the role of Sathyajith, an  IPS officer and  the lead protagonist of the prime time serial  Athmasakhi  on Mazhavil Manorama.  The role of Sathya, a good looking guy who lives for his father who adopted him and his family and also as a strict police officer, has given Rayjan immense opportunity to perform. The character Sathya is now popular among Malayalam audience and so is Rayjan Rajan. The tele-serial directed by Mohan Kupleri is based on the story and script written by noted TV actress Sangeetha Mohan. Avanthika Mohan , Manu Nair, Beena Antony, Rayjan, Sree Raksha, Pratheeksha, Jishin Mohan, Sanjeev, Sangeetha Mohan

Personal Life :  Rayjan is born to Mr and Mrs Rajan from Thrissur, Kerala. He has completed his graduation in B.Sc Electronics and worked in a company for a while. However, to pursue his passion in acting and to build his career he relocated to Ernakulam, Kerala. He has a sister named Milan.
actor Rayjan Rajan -Athmasakhi Serial
Rayjan Rajan as Sathyajith in Athmasakhi Serial on Mazhavil Manorama

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Alina Padikkal -Actress and TV Anchor | Actress in Bharya Serial (Nayana) on Asianet

 Alina Padikkal -Actress in Malayalam Serials and TV Anchor-Profile, Biography
Alina Padikkal is a TV anchor, RJ and Actress in Malayalam Television serials.  She is well known as the host of many TV shows on Malayalam mini Screen. She is now acting as heroine in Asianet serial Bharya.

 Alina Padikkal -Actress and Anchor
Alina Padikkal started her career  as television anchor through the program Butterflies on Malayalam Channel Asianet. She won Kerala State Television Award in 2005 for the above program and establish as a versatile TV host. She later hosted many shows and programs on  various malayalam channels including Asianet Plus, Kairali TV, Surya TV and Kiran TV. She gained much popularity through the program Aarppo Irro , reality show for television artists. She co-costed the show with Baiju Jospeh. Alina later anchored  Smart Show  on Flowers TV along with Sreekandan Nair. She is also the host of Comedy Circus  on Mazhavil Manorama

She debuted as the heroine of tele-serial through Bharya  on Asianet directed by V.K Gireeshkumar under Risesun banners. In this serial she plays the role of Nayana, wife Nandan-sond of Viswanthan and Jayaprabha.  Soon after her marriage with Nandan, wicked Nayana creates problems in their house, with the support of her parents and brother. The character is Nayana, with shades of grey, is already noted by the malayalam audiences.

Personal and Family Life

Alina Padikkal was born on 1st December 1993 to Mr  Philippos Padikkal and Bindu Philippose from Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala. After completing her schooling from Holy Angels’ ISC School Nanthancode, Thiruvananthapuram, she  took graduation in Media Studies from Christ University, Bangalore, Karnataka . Nayana is a women biker and was featured on an article in Metroplus of The hindu news paper.
Alina Padikkal as Nayana- Bharya serial actress
Actress Alina Padikkal as Nayana in Asianet Serial Bharya
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Actor Kochaniyan (R. Govinda Pillai) passed away

Malayalam film and television serial actor Kochaniyan (R. Govinda Pillai) passed away on Tuesday morning, 17 May 2016  at a private hospital in Kollam. He was 72. He was diagnosed with cancer and was under medical treatment for some time. However, his condition worsened and was admitted to the hospital. His funeral will be held on the grounds of his house in Aythil on 18 May 2016. He is survived by his wife G Nalinambika and two daughters, Swapna & Pinki (son in laws are Shaym P Nair and G.S Narayanan)

Kochaniyan, after completing his graduation from Fathima matha College, joined Indian Railways in Bangalore and worked there 1972. He later served as the senior manager of the Kollam District Cooperative Bank. He has pursued his acting career even while on service.

Kochaniyan has more than 20 years experience as theatre artist. He has acted in 25 movies and nearly 100 television serials. He has debuted as a theatre artist through Assisi Arts Club and Kollam Mela. His role in Kalidasa Kala Kendram's  drama Sati directed by O. Madhavan, gave him much awaited break in his acting career.

He later debuted as a television actor through the popular Malayalam television serial, Arabikkadalinte Rani on Doordarshan. It was soon followed by his film debut in Balachandra Menon’s Sesham Kazhcvhayil. He also acted in Mr. Menon’s April 18 and Prashanam Gurutharam . In addition to this he has acted in Samooham, Pakshe, CBI Diary Kurippu, Cheppadi Vidya, Nerariyan CBI ,  among many others

Kochaniyan's hit serials include Vamsham, Sthree, Murapennu, Snehatheeram, Black and White, Maunameghangal, Hamsageetham,Vadhu, among many others . His last serial was 7 Rathrikal on Asianet, which he couldn't complete due to health issues.


Amritha Varnan-Actress in Malayalam Serials

Amrutha (Amrutha Varnan or Amrutha SM) is an Indian actress mostly working in Malayalam Television Serials. She also acted in many albums and has worked as a model for television and print advertisements. Amrutha is now known for her role as Simi in Asianet Serial Pranayam

Amrutha started her career as a Televison actress through Malayalam Serial Velamkanni Mathavu. She later acted in Chakkarabharani, Autograph, Chakravakam, Snehakoodu, Pattusari7 RathrikalPunarjaniVadhu and Pranayam.

Malayalam audience noted her through her role as Rosy in super hit serial Autograph on Asainet Channel directed by Sujith Sanker. In Chakravakam, a Surya TV serial by V.N Mohandas, she played the role of heroine, Krishna. Her role as Mahalekshmi, a negative character in  hit serial Pattusari on Mazhavil Manorma showcased her acting potentials and made her very popular. Recently she completed acting in Punarjanii Serial on SuryaTV. Now she is giving life to the character Simi, sister of the hero Sharan G Menon of Pranayam Serial on Asianet. Recently, she started acting in comedy serial 5 star thattukada on Asianet Plus
Amritha Varnan-Actress in Malayalam Serials
Amritha Varnan-Actress in Malayalam Serials

Personal life and family details
Amrutha is the elder daughter of Manivarnan and Suchithra from Thiruvananthapuram. She has an younger brother named Anand, a higher secondary school student.  Amrutha started her career as an actress when she was a plus two student. She got the opportunity to act in her debut serial Velamakanni Mathvu, when the serial team noticed her among the audience of popular music show  Idea star singer  on Asianet.


Dini Elizabeth Daniel -Actress in Malayalam Serials and Films

Dini Elizabeth Daniel (Dini Daniel) is an actress active in Malayalam Television Serials. She also worked as a TV anchor.


Dini started her career as a television anchor for Malanadu Online channel (Mukhangal )when she was a school student. She later hosted shows like Club Class in Safari channel and Valkkannadi in Asianet while working as a lecturer in nursing college. These programs gave her opportuniity in Malayalam TV serials. to pursue her passion in acting she quit her teaching job.

Dini debuted as a malayalam television serial actress through the serial Pattusari on Mazhavil Manorama Channel directed by A.M Nazeer. It was followed by Sarayu, Jalakavathil, Sthreedhanam, Thoovalsparsham, Vadhu, Chavara Kuriakose Achen, Vazhvemayam, Mahadevanpilla Malayalam Vadyar, Sangamam, Vellanakalude Nadu , Chandanamazha ans Chechiyamma. She has a record of acting in four serials at the same time in 2015 - as Dr Devika in Vadhu (Surya TV), as Varada in Sthreedhanam(Asainet), as ACP in Sangamam (Surya TV) and as Aswathy in Thoovalsparsam. She got a break as Varada in Sthreedhanam,one of the popular serial on Asianet with more than 1000 episodes to its credit.  She later captured the attention as Jasmine in Chandanamazha serial on Asianet. Her presence in all these hit serials made her well-known among malayali audience.

Dini also debuted as a film actress through the movie Theeram directed by Saheed Arafath. She also participated in Malayalam TV shows Smart Show on Flowers TV and dont do dont do on Asianet plus

Personal life and family details
Dini is the daughter of  C M Daniel and Susamma Daniel, retired teachers, from Chandanapally, Pathanamthitta, Kerala. She has a brother and sister, both are settled in USA.  She completed her schooling at Sarvodaya Vidyalaya School, Thiruvananthapuram.   After completing post graduation in Nursing (MSc), Dini worked as Lecturer at Chitra Institute of Medical Sciences And Research Centre Pandalam. She is married to Mr. Mathews Philip (general manager in a three star hotel in Trivandrum) and they are blessed with a daughter, Angela. Dini quit her job as a nursing college teacher to pursue a career in acting.

Awards: Dini won award for best character actress for her performance in Doordarshan serial Thoovalsparsham at the Genesis Drishay Puraskaram -2015 by Genesis group and malayalam viewers association


Mridhula Vijai- Actress in Malayalam Serials and Films | Krishnathulasi serial actress

Mridhula Vijai (also referred as Mridula Vijay) is an Indian Actress known for her works in Malayalm Serials , Malayalam  and Tamil films. She is also a TV anchor and dancer.
Mridula  is known to Malayali audience through her role as Arya in Kalyanasougandikam, an Asianet TV serial and Krishna in KrishnaThulasi Tv series on Mazhavil Manorama.
Mridula started her journey as an artist through dance. She started her acting career through a short film. She made her debut as a heroine through Tamil Movie Jeniffer Karuppaiya (2015) directed by Saravana Pandiyan. It was followed by a leading role in Malayalam Movie 'Celebration' written and directed by Manjith Divakar.

Mridula made her mini screen debut as the anchor of Kairali TV Reality Show ' Dance Party'.

Mridhula shot to fame through her debut Malayalm Serial Kalyana Sougandikam on Asianet. In this family drama she portrayed the role of Arya, a bold girl and one of the leading characters of the serial.  She later bagged the role of heroine Krishna, a helpless girl, in Mazhavil Manorama Serial Krishna Thulasi. The contrast of the two characted gave her enough opportunity to showcase her talent and versatality as an actress. These two serials made her popular among malayali viewers.

Personal Life
Mridual is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Vijai living in Thiruvananthapuram. She is currently pursuing B.A in  Psychology. She is a trained classical (Bharathanatyam) dancer. Cinema is her passion and she aspires to make it big in Films. Noted cinematographer Anandakuttan was her father's uncle and her grandfather also worked as film editor in malayalam movies.
Arya , the character in Kalyanasougandikam serial
Mridula Vijay as Arya , the character in Kalyanasougandikam serial
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Nyla Usha -Anchor of Minute to Win it Game Show on Mazhavil Manorama

Nyla Usha to host Malayalam Game show Minute to Win it on Mazhavil Manorama

Nyla Usha is the anchor of the brand new game show 'Minute to win it' on Malayalam Channel Mazhavil Manorama.  The channel picked actress, model and Radiao Jocky  Nyla Usha to host the reality show. Minute to Win it is the Malayalam adaptation of International game show with the same name. This  new game will be launched on April 9, 2016 at 9:00 PM.

Nyla Usha Nyla Usha is the daughter of Gopakumar and Usha Kumari. After completing her studies at Holy Angel's Convent, and All Saints College, Trivandrum, Kerala, she moved to Dubai, UAE in 2004 to join the radio station Hit 96.7 where she currently works as a radio jockey. Nyla got married to Rona Rajan in 2007 and they have a son named Aarnav.

Nyla Usha became familar face to malayalm audience after her debut as an actress through Mamootty starrer, Kunjanathante Kada. Her latest movie is National Award winning movie Pathmari by Salim Ahamed, where she appeared in a cameo role. She has also acted in Punaylan Agarbathis, Gangster and Fireman are her other malayalam movies. She won Asiavision Award for Best Debutant Actress Kunjananthante Kada in 2013 and Masala Award for Best RJ in 2012. Now it is her turn to show case her talent on malayalam Television show. 2

Minute to Win it will have 82 episodes and it is the Malayalam version of  popular game show that run successfully in 60+ countries already. Mazhavil Manorma channel is all set to launch this new game show in partnership with Endemol Shine. The first season will span over a period that cover  festive seasons of like Vishu, Ramzan, Onam and Christmas and include celebrities as the contestants. It is a game show where the contestants take part in a series of 60-second (1-minute) challenges that use objects that are commonly available around house.The contestant is needed to complete a certain level with 60-seconds time period and need to complete each and every levels to reach the Top of Money Tree with Three Lives. The winner of the show will be awarded Rs.10 Lakh Rupees as cash prize.
Nyla Usha as the anchor of Minute to Win it Show on Mazhavil Manorama
Nyla Usha as the anchor of Minute to Win it Show on Mazhavil Manorama