Ravi Vallathol, the senior actor who rose to fame with some extremely memorable characters he performed within the silver display screen and mini display screen, handed away. The 67-year-old breathed his final on April 25, Saturday at a personal hospital in Thiruvananthapuram. Reportedly, Ravi Vallathol was affected by a severe well being situation from the previous few years.
The actor, who had taken retirement from the movie trade because of well being points, has been working a charitable belief named Thanal for the differently-abled youngsters. Ravi Vallathol is survived by spouse Geetha Lakshmi. The final rights of the senior actor shall be carried out at his residence in Vazhuthakad, Thiruvananthapuram.
Mammootty, the megastar who’s an in depth buddy of Ravi Vallathol, expressed grief over the actor’s demise by means of an emotional social media put up. The senior actor recalled how Ravi approached him for an interview with Doordarshan after he acquired his first Kerala State Movie Award. The duo has shared the display screen in a number of fashionable movies together with the acclaimed film Mathilukal.
Ravi Vallathol, who was born as Raveendranathan, is the son of the veteran theater artist TN Gopinathan Nair and Mini. He was the grand-nephew of the legendary poet, Vallathol Narayana Menon. The actor, who did his post-graduation is sociology, started his profession as an worker within the Information division of Doordarshan.
He made his appearing debut with the tv serial Vaitharani, which was directed by P Bhaskaran. Later, Ravi Vallathol made his film debut and performed pivotal roles in a number of fashionable movies. He established a profitable collaboration with the veteran filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan and joined palms with him for seven extremely acclaimed movies.
Ravi has acted in a number of fashionable movies together with Mathilukal, Kottayam Kunjachan, God Father, Vishnu Lokam, Sargam, Commissioner, and so forth. Within the small display screen, the senior actor has performed notable roles within the fashionable mega serials Sree Guruvayoorappan, Vasundhara Medicals, Manal Saagram, Parijaatham, American Desires, and so forth.