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Who was Pradeep Kottayam?

Pradeep Kottayam (1960 or 1961 – 17 February 2022) was an Indian film actor who primarily worked in Malayalam, Tamil films. He is best known for his comedy roles. 

Malayalam actor Pradeep KR, fondly called Kottayam Pradeep, dies at 61

Malayalam actor Pradeep KR, fondly called Kottayam Pradeep, dies at 61
Malayalam actor Pradeep KR, fondly called Kottayam Pradeep, dies at 61

Malayalam actor Pradeep KR, known more popularly as Kottayam Pradeep, passed away on Thursday after suffering a heart attack, reported manorama.com. The actor was 61.

Prithviraj Sukumaran confirmed the actor’s death and paid his tribute. He shared a photo and wrote, “Rest in peace, Kottayam Pradeep!”

Rest in peace! #KottayamPradeep 🙏 pic.twitter.com/zUHU2GflqH

— Prithviraj Sukumaran (@PrithviOfficial) February 17, 2022

Kottayam Pradeep made his debut in the movies in 2001, at the age of 40. He acted in over 70 movies, and was mostly known for his comedic performances in those features. Pradeep was first seen in Ee Nadu Enale Vare, which was helmed by IV Sasi.

During his early days in the Malayalam industry, he used to work as a junior artiste and portrayed non-speaking parts.

Some of his well-known works include the names of films such as Aadu Oru Bheegara Jeevi Aanu, Oru Vadakkan Selfie, Life of Josutty, Kunjiramayanam, Amar Akbar Antony among others.

Pradeep KR is survived by his wife Maya, and their two children.

Pradeep Kottayam Biography, Wiki

Pradeep Kottayam was born in 1961 to Rakhavan and Padma in Kottayam, Kerala, India. Pradeep Kottayam married Maya and the couple gave birth to two children Vishnu Siva Pradeep and Vrinda Pradeep. 

Pradeep Kottayam biography Wikipedia
Pradeep Kottayam
Birth1961
Age61 years
ParentsRakhavan (Father)
Padma (Mother)
OccupationActor
WifeMaya Pradeep
ChildrenVishnu Siva Pradeep (Son)Vrinda Pradeep (Daughter)
Death17 February 2022

Pradeep Kottayam Career

Pradeep Kottayam initially worked as a junior artist and appeared in non-speaking and uncredited roles. His debut film was the 2001 film Ee Nadu Enale Vare which was directed by I. V. Sasi. He got a breakthrough from  Gautham Vasudev Menon’s film Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa. 

Since then, he appeared in many movies such as Aadu Oru Bheegara Jeevi Aanu, Oru Vadakkan Selfie, Life of Josutty, Kunjiramayanam, Welcome to Central Jail, Amar Akbar Antony, Adi Kapyare Kootamani and Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan. He predominantly worked in the Malayalam film industry and is best known for his comedy roles.

Pradeep Kottayam Awards

Pradeep Kottayam won the award for Best Supporting Actor at the 2nd Asianet Comedy Awards 2016. 

Pradeep Kottayam FAQ’s

Who was Pradeep Kottayam?

Pradeep Kottayam (1960 or 1961 – 17 February 2022) was an Indian film actor who primarily worked in Malayalam, Tamil films. He is best known for his comedy roles. 

How did Pradeep Kottayam die?

Malayalam actor Pradeep KR, known more popularly as Kottayam Pradeep, passed away on Thursday after suffering a heart attack, reported manorama.com.

How old was Pradeep Kottayam?

Pradeep Kottayam died at 61.

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