Malayalam Film Actors - Jagathy Sreekumar

Sreekumar Achary (born 5 January 1951), better known by his stage name Jagathy Sreekumar (Malayalam: ജഗതി ശ്രീകുമാർ), is an Indian film actor who has starred in more than 1,500 films in a career spanning over three decades. He's popular mainly for his comedy roles.

Jagathy is on the Guinness Book of World Records for essaying roles in more than 1500 films. He has won five Kerala State Film Awards for roles in various films. He has also directed two films and has written screenplays for two films. His stage name is derived from the neighbourhood of Jagathy in Thiruvananthapuram from where he hails.

Jagathy was met with an accident on March 2012 and has been hospitalized for over a year. He's still recovering from his injuries. His film career has been on hold since the accident.

Awards

Kerala State Film Awards

  • 1991 – Second Best Actor – Apoorvam Chilar, Kilukkam
  • 2002 – Second Best Actor – Nizhalkuthu, Meesa Madhavan
  • 2007 – Special Jury Award – Paradesi, Veeraliupattu, Arabikadha
  • 2009 – Special Jury Award – Raamanam
  • 2012 – Best Comedian – Swapna Sanchari

Kerala Film Critics Award

  • 2007 – Second Best Actor – Classmates, Palungu and Vaastavam
  • 2009 – Chalachitra Ratna Award

Asianet Film Award

  • 2002 – Best Supporting Actor – Meesa Madhavan
  • 2004 – Lifetime Achievement Award
  • 2005 – Special Jury Award – Thanmathra
  • 2007 – Best Supporting Actor – Rock N' Roll, Hallo

Jaihind TV Awards

  • 2008 – Jaihind Utsav Film Awards Lifetime Achievement Award for overoll contribution to Malayalam cinema
  • 2010 – Bahumukha Prathibha Puraskaram by Jaihind Film Awards
  • 2011 – Abhinaya Samrat Award by Jaihind TV

Other awards

  • 2003 – Bahadoor Award for his contributions to Malayalam cinema
  • 2005 – Prem Nazir Award for his contributions to Malayalam cinema spanning three decade
  • 2005 – Maiden Sathyan Memorial Award
  • 2006 – Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor – Vasthavam
  • 2012 – Thikkurussy Award for Most Popular Actor
  • The Kochi Times Film Award- Best Actor in a Negative Role in Urumi.

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