Biography

Salim Kumar is a National Award winning Indian film actor and mimic predominantly acting in Malayalam cinema. He is one of the prominent comic actors of the current generation in Malayalam cinema, but has shown his versatility in the drama genre of films, such as Achanurangatha Veedu, Gramophone, Perumazhakkalam and Adaminte Makan Abu.

Salim Kumar's role as Abu in Adaminte Makan Abu won him both the National Award and Kerala State award for Best Actor for the year 2010. Earlier he had won a Kerala State Film Award for the Second Best Actor in 2005 for his role as Samuel in Achanurangatha Veedu.

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Salim Kumar is a National Award winning Indian film actor and mimic predominantly acting in Malayalam cinema. He is one of the prominent comic actors of the current generation in Malayalam cinema, but has shown his versatility in the drama genre of films, such as Achanurangatha Veedu, Gramophone, Perumazhakkalam and Adaminte Makan Abu.

Salim Kumar's role as Abu in Adaminte Makan Abu won him both the National Award and Kerala State award for Best Actor for the year 2010. Earlier he had won a Kerala State Film Award for the Second Best Actor in 2005 for his role as Samuel in Achanurangatha Veedu.

Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 179

Birthday 1969-10-10

Place of Birth Chittatukara, Kerala, India

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • സലിം കുമാര്‍

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Sherlock Toms
2017 Velipadinte Pusthakam as Prof. Premraj
2017 The Black Jew as Aaron Eliyahu
2017 Clint
2017 Alamara as Alamara (Voice)
2016 Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan as 'Naxalite' Chandran
2016 Thoppil Joppan as Father Isaac Vaalambarambil
2016 Moonam Naal Njayarazhcha
2015 Birds with Large Wings as School Head Master
2015 Pathemari as Narayanan's father
2015 Utopiayile Rajavu as Crow (Voice)
2015 Compartment
2015 Fireman as Narendan Achari
2015 The Reporter
2014 Seconds as Jeevan
2014 Bhaiyya Bhaiyya as Korah
2014 Nedunchaalai
2014 My Dear Mummy
2014 Appavin Meesai
2013 Bicycle Thieves as Jose Prakash
2013 KQ
2013 Kunjananthante Kada
2013 Maryan as Thomayya
2013 Pigman
2013 Immanuel as Suku
2013 Players
2013 Annum Innum Ennum as Lopez Chencherry
2013 Maad Dad as Giridhar
2012 101 Weddings as Khader
2012 Prabhuvinte Makkal
2012 Ayalum Njanum Thammil as Thangachan
2012 Bhoopadathil Illatha Oridam
2012 Ezham Suryan
2012 Cobra as Gopalan
2012 Masters as Monachan
2012 Ordinary as Ashan
2012 Orange as Ashan
2012 Padmasree Bharat Dr. Saroj Kumar as Rafeek
2011 Venicile Vyapari as Kamalasanan
2011 Swapna Sanchari
2011 Christian Brothers as Purushothaman
2011 Ulakam Chuttum Valiban as Guru
2011 Teja Bhai and Family as Divakaran Nair
2011 Orma Mathram
2011 The Filmstaar
2011 Three Kings as K. S. Prashanthan
2011 Aadaminte makan abu as Abu
2011 The Train
2011 Janapriyan as Kannappan
2011 Manikyakallu as Kunjraaman / Thampuraan
2011 Bhakthajanangalude Sradhakku
2011 Doubles as Mayyazhi
2011 Makeup Man as Lawrance
2011 Arjunan Saakshi as Mechanic Jackson
2010 Marykkundoru Kunjaadu as Lolappan
2010 Again Kasarkode Khaderbai as Kalam
2010 Swantham Bharya Zindabad as T.K. Vipin Kumar
2010 Karyasthan as Kalidas
2010 Four Friends as Kochaouseppe
2010 Anwar as Ashraf
2010 Oridathoru Postman as Chandrappan
2010 3 Char Sau Bees as Chandran
2010 Malarvaadi Arts Club as Kattappuram Sashi
2010 Pokkiri Raja as Novelist Manoharan
2010 Cheriya Kallanum Valiya Poleesum as Gopalan
2010 Yugapurushan as Maniyan
2010 Happy Husbands as Satyapalan/Dharmapalan
2010 Best Actor as Vadival Pranchi
2009 My Big Father as Unnikkuttan
2009 Chattambinadu as Maakkri Gopalan
2009 Keralotsavam Mission 2009
2009 Swa Le as Chandramohan
2009 Angel John as Moneylender
2009 Kerala Café
2009 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves as Nassar
2009 Loudspeaker as KP
2009 Decent Parties
2009 Samastha Keralam PO
2009 2 Harihar Nagar as Ayyappan
2009 Gulumaal: The Escape
2009 Hailesa
2009 Makante Achan as Krishnan Kutty
2009 Love in Singapore as Shukkoor
2009 Ee Pattanathil Bhootham as Madhavan Chandrappilli IPS
2008 Crazy Gopalan as Laxmanan
2008 LolliPop as Priest Kuriakose
2008 Thavalam
2008 Mayabazar
2008 Parthan Kanda Paralokam as Karunan
2008 One Way Ticket as Sakkath Beeran
2008 Shakespeare M.A. Malayalam as Sugunan Moothukunnam
2008 Twenty 20 as SP Indhuchoodan
2008 Mulla as 'Thotti' Sasi
2008 Gopalapuranam
2008 Cycle
2007 Kangaroo as 'Current' Kunjachan
2007 Katha Parayumbol as Das Vadakkemuri
2007 Kichamani M.B.A. as Kasim
2007 Romeoo as Naranimangalam Narayanan
2007 Chocolate as Pappan
2007 Arabikkatha as Karim
2007 Hallo as Chidambaram
2007 July 4 as Sakthivel
2007 The Speed Track as Lali
2007 Ekantham
2007 Mayavi as Kannan Srank
2007 Changathipoocha as Rajappan
2006 Oruvan as Balan
2006 Karutha Pakshikal
2006 Vaasthavam as Thripran Namboodhiri
2006 Bhargavacharitham Moonam Khandam as Ali
2006 Aanachandam
2006 Chess as Unnikkannan
2006 Prajapathi as Film Actor
2006 Thuruppugulan as Khadar and Khadar
2006 Pachakuthira as Chandran
2006 Kilukkam Kilukilukkam as Appachan
2006 Lion as Pottakkuzhy Chellappan
2006 Achanurangatha Veedu as Samuel
2005 Sarkar Dada
2005 Rajamanikyam as Dasappan
2005 Lokanathan IAS as Rajappan
2005 Chanthupottu as Vareed
2005 Maanikyan
2005 Rappakal as Govindan
2005 Pandippada as Umagandhan
2005 Thaskara Veeran as Suguthan
2005 Deepangal Sakshi as Advocate
2005 Iruvattam Manavatti as Ochira Velu
2005 Thommanum Makkalum as Rajakannu
2005 Immini Nalloraal as Kittuni
2005 Udayananu Tharam as Rafeeq
2004 Perumazhakkalam as Aamu Elappa
2004 Aparichithan as Tribal Helper
2004 Chathikkatha Chanthu as Vikram
2004 Vismayathumbathu as Guhan
2004 Greetings as Vaidyanathan
2004 Kerala House Udan Vilpanakku as Tester Kannappan
2003 Pattanathil Sundaran as Bhuvanachandran
2003 Pulival Kalyanam as Manavalan
2003 Valathottu Thirinjal Nalamathe Veedu as Suryaprakashan
2003 Hariharan Pillai Happy Aanu as Sundaran
2003 Pattalam as Gabbar Kesavan
2003 Ente Veedu... Appuvinteyum as Moonga Varkey
2003 C.I.D. Moosa as The Insane Man
2003 Vellithira as Surendran
2003 Kilichundan Mampazham as Usman
2003 Thilakkam as Omanakkuttan
2003 Sadanandante Samayam
2002 Vasanthamallika as Komalan
2002 Pakalpooram as Manickan
2002 Thandavam as Basheer
2002 Kalyanaraman as Pyari
2002 Meesa Madhavan as Adv. Mukundanunny
2002 Gramophone as 'Tabla' Bhaskaran
2002 Mazhathullikkilukkam as Mayandi
2002 Kunjikkoonan as Chandran
2002 Bamboo Boys as Chamba
2001 Soothradharan as Leela Krishnan
2001 One Man Show as Bhaskaran
2001 Nariman
2001 Sundharapurushan as Balan
2001 Ee Nadu Ennalevare
2001 Ee Parakkum Thalika as Koshy
2001 Sathyameva Jayathe
2001 Bharthavudyogam as Pushpan
2000 Thenkasipattanam
2000 Mera Naam Joker
2000 Naadanpennum Naattupramaaniyum
2000 Melevaryathe Malakhakkuttikal
1999 Tokyo Nagarathile Viseshangal
1998 Meenakshi Kalyanam as Adv. Sivan Mullassery
1998 Mayajalam as Ezhupunna Mathai
1998 Mangalya Pallakku as Phalgunan
1998 Mattupetti Machan as Manoharan
1997 Suvarna Simhasanam as Gopalan
1997 Mannadiar Penninu Chenkotta Checkan as Kizhi
1997 Gurushishyan
1984 My Dear Kuttichathan

Production

2017 The Black JewProducer
2016 Moonam Naal NjayarazhchaProducer
2015 CompartmentProducer

Directing

2017 The Black JewDirector
2015 CompartmentDirector

Writing

2017 The Black JewWriter
2015 CompartmentWriter

Sound

2002 KalyanaramanPlayback Singer

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