Biography

Sreenivasan is an Indian film actor and screenwriter known for his work in Malayalam cinema. He has written for over 50 films and has acted in over 200 films. He has also directed and produced two films each.

Sreenivasan wrote the screenplay for films such as Odaruthammava Aalariyam (1984), Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam (1986), Gandhinagar 2nd Street (1986), Nadodikkattu (1987), Pattanapravesham (1988), Varavelpu (1989), Thalayanamanthram (1990), Sandesam (1991), Midhunam (1993), Mazhayethum Munpe (1995), Azhakiya Ravanan (1996), and Ayal Kadha Ezhuthukayanu (1998) among others. As a writer and actor he has frequently collaborated with directors such as Priyadarshan, Sathyan Anthikad and Kamal. As an actor he has collaborated several times with Mohanlal. As a filmmaker, he scripted and directed Vadakkunokkiyanthram (1989) and Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala (1998).

Sreenivasan’s scripts in 1980s and 1990s brilliantly portrayed the amusing part of pulp fiction stories appeared in majority substandard Malayalam magazines while not to mention about his valiant effort in explaining the negative influence of such contents to the society. Through his subtle humor he was, on the other hand, pretty successful in providing incredible insights into the militant labor unions that are largely responsible for the closure of many industries in Kerala.

Sreenivasan has created a new dimension for Malayalam cinema by way of humor to tell stories in the simplest manner.

Sreenivasan is an Indian film actor and screenwriter known for his work in Malayalam cinema. He has written for over 50 films and has acted in over 200 films. He has also directed and produced two films each.

Sreenivasan wrote the screenplay for films such as Odaruthammava Aalariyam (1984), Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam (1986), Gandhinagar 2nd Street (1986), Nadodikkattu (1987), Pattanapravesham (1988), Varavelpu (1989), Thalayanamanthram (1990), Sandesam (1991), Midhunam (1993), Mazhayethum Munpe (1995), Azhakiya Ravanan (1996), and Ayal Kadha Ezhuthukayanu (1998) among others. As a writer and actor he has frequently collaborated with directors such as Priyadarshan, Sathyan Anthikad and Kamal. As an actor he has collaborated several times with Mohanlal. As a filmmaker, he scripted and directed Vadakkunokkiyanthram (1989) and Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala (1998).

Sreenivasan’s scripts in 1980s and 1990s brilliantly portrayed the amusing part of pulp fiction stories appeared in majority substandard Malayalam magazines while not to mention about his valiant effort in explaining the negative influence of such contents to the society. Through his subtle humor he was, on the other hand, pretty successful in providing incredible insights into the militant labor unions that are largely responsible for the closure of many industries in Kerala.

Sreenivasan has created a new dimension for Malayalam cinema by way of humor to tell stories in the simplest manner.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 185

Birthday 1956-04-06

Place of Birth Thalassery, Kerala, India

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • ശ്രീനിവാസൻ

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Love Action Drama
2019 And The Oscar Goes To... as Aravindan
2019 Naan Petta Makan as Dharmarajan
2019 Kuttymama
2019 Mera Naam Shaji as Advocate Lawrence
2018 Njan Prakashan as Gopalji
2018 Paviettante Madhurachooral
2018 Aravindante Athidhikal as Madhavan
2018 Kalyanam as Prabhakaran
2018 Kallai FM
2018 Daivame Kaithozham K.Kumar Akanam as Doctor
2017 Honey Bee 2.5
2017 Sunday Holiday as Unni Mukundan
2017 Ayaal Sassi as Sassi Namboothiri
2017 Sakhavu as Doctor
2017 Honey Bee 2: Celebrations as Adv. Thampi Antony
2016 Oru Muthassi Gadha as Zakaria
2016 Guppy as Gate Keeper
2015 Pathemari as Moideen
2015 Love 24x7 as Umar Abdullah
2015 Chirakodinja Kinavukal as N.P. Ambujakshan
2015 You Too Brutus as Hari
2015 Saaradhi as A S I Subran
2014 Nagaravaridhi Naduvil Njan as Venu
2014 God's Own Country as Mathew Tharakan
2014 @Andheri as Sub Inspector Menon
2013 Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal as Himself
2013 Weeping Boy as Sahadevan
2013 Pullipulikalum Aattinkuttiyum as Narrator (voice)
2013 Money Back Policy as Asokan
2013 Shutter as Manoharan
2013 Celluloid as Chelangatt Gopalakrishnan
2012 Chapters as Sethu
2012 Theevram as CI Alexander
2012 Paradise
2012 Jawan of Vellimala as Varghese
2012 Bhoopadathil Illatha Oridam as Madhavankutty
2012 Thattathin Marayathu as Abdul Rahman
2012 Diamond Necklace as Venu
2012 Outsider as Sivankutty
2012 Ordinary as Narrator (Voice)
2012 Unnam as Balakrishna
2012 Padmasree Bharat Dr. Saroj Kumar as Megastar Lt. Col. Padmasree Bharat Dr. Saroj Kumar
2011 Traffic as Sudevan Nair
2011 Khaddama as Razak Kottekkad
2010 Aathmakatha as Kochubaby
2010 Malarvaadi Arts Club as Blade Vijayan
2010 Oru Naal Varum as Gopi Krishnan
2010 Best Actor as Sreekumar
2009 Evidam Swargamanu as Adv. Prabalan
2009 Paleri Manikyam: Oru Pathirakolapathakathinte Katha as Keshavan
2009 Kerala Cafe
2009 Passenger as Sathyanathan
2009 Kadha, Samvidhanam Kunchacko as Kunchacko / Kuncheria
2009 Makante Achan as Viswanathan
2008 Aakasha Gopuram as Dr. Isaac
2008 Twenty 20 as Constable Kunjappan
2008 Pachamarathanalil as Sachidanandan
2007 Katha Parayumbol as E.P. Balan
2007 Arabikkatha as "Cuba" Mukundan
2007 Anchil Oral Arjunan as Kovilakam Sreedharan
2006 Yes Your Honour as Adv. Ravishankar
2006 Bhargavacharitham Moonam Khandam as Dr. Santharam MBBS
2006 Prajapathi as Ali Raghavan
2006 Balram v/s Tharadas as Srini
2005 Boyy Friennd as Kartha
2005 Udayananu Tharam as Rajappan Thengummoodu
2004 Nothing but Life as Dr Mathew (Malayalam Version)
2004 Wanted as Khader
2003 Lesa Lesa as Rakesh's Secretary
2003 Kilichundan Mampazham as Moidukutty Haji
2002 Yathrakarude Sradhakku as Gopi
2001 Ishtam as Vipin K. Menon
2001 Narendran Makan Jayakanthan Vaka as Bhargavan
2000 Swayamvarapanthal as James
2000 Madhuranombarakattu as Sekharan
2000 Pilots as Robinson Cruso aka Robby
1999 English Medium as Sankaranarayanan
1999 Friends as Chackachamparambil Joy
1999 Angene Oru Avadhikkalathu as Balakrishnan
1998 Megham as Shanmukhan
1998 Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala as Vijayan
1998 Mangalya Pallakku as Mukundan
1998 Ayal Kadha Ezhuthukayanu as Ramakrishnan
1998 Oru Maravathoor Kanavu as Maruthu
1998 Vismayam as Sahadevan
1997 Chandralekha as Appukuttan's friend
1997 Guru as Shravanakan
1997 Oral Mathram as Sachidandan
1997 Irattakuttikalude Achan as Sahadevan
1996 Mr. Clean as Mahadevan Thampi
1996 Kaalapani as Moosa
1996 Kinnam Katta Kallan
1996 Azhakiya Ravanan as Ambujakshan
1995 Ormakalundayirikkanam as Barber Naanu
1995 Sipayi Lahala as Appukkuttan
1995 Mazhayethum Munpe as Rahman
1994 Vadhu Doctoranu as Vinayan
1994 Varaphalam as Unni
1994 Bhaagyavaan as Balu
1994 Manathe Vellitheru as Appukuttan
1994 Kinnaripuzhayoram
1994 Thenmavin Kombath as Appakala
1994 Pavithram as Dr.Ramakrishnan
1993 Golanthara Vartha as Karakattil Dasan
1993 Samooham as Ramachandran/Pavithran
1993 Midhunam as Preman
1993 Ghazal
1993 Cheppadividya as 'Mayanadu' Madhavan
1993 Aayirappara as Vasu
1993 Aalavattam
1992 Oru Kochu Bhoomikulukkam as Hari
1992 My Dear Muthachan as Dinakaran
1992 Sadayam as Kunjali
1992 Manyanmar as Pathira Thankappan/ Shambhu Iyer
1992 Aayushkalam as Inspector Damu
1992 Swaroopam as Shekharan
1991 Nettippattam as Peethambaran
1991 Aanaval Mothiram as James Pallithara
1991 Ennum Nanmakal as Dr. Anirudhan
1991 Sandhesam as Prabhakaran Kottappalli
1991 Kankettu as Magician Rangoonwala/Babu
1991 Aakasha Kottayile Sultan as Kesavan Kutty
1990 Vidhyarambham as P.K. Sudhaharan
1990 Aye Auto as Police
1990 Kalikkalam as Jamal
1990 Kadathanadan Ambadi as Moosakkutty
1990 His Highness Abdullah as Ravi Varma
1990 Paavam Paavam Rajakumaran as Gopalakrishnan
1990 Nagarangalil Chennu Raparkam as Kunjoottan
1990 Thalayanamanthram as Sukumaran
1990 Akkare Akkare Akkare as Vijayan
1989 Artham as Adv. P. S. Nenmara
1989 Vadakkunokki Yantram as Thalathil Dineshan
1989 Varavelpu as Vehicle Inspector
1989 Pooram as Nateshan
1988 Ponmuttayidunna Tharavu as Bhaskharan
1988 Chithram as Bhaskaran Nambiar
1988 Vellanakalude Naadu as Sivan
1988 Aryan
1988 Pattana Pravesham as Vijayan
1988 Kudumbapuranam as Preman Vadakkummuri
1988 Mukunthetta Sumitra Vilikkunnu as Viswanath
1987 And There Was A Village.. as Kuttan
1987 Nadodikkattu as Vijayan
1987 Sreedharante Onnam Thirumurivu as Binoy
1987 Neela Kurinji Poothappol.... as Purushu
1986 Kochuthemmadi
1986 Aavanazhi as Srini
1986 Nandi Veendum Varika as Damodharan
1986 T. P. Balagopalan M.A. as Advocate Ramakrishnan
1986 Ninnishtam Ennishtam as Jithinlal / Mithunlal
1986 Hello My Dear Wrong Number as Priest
1986 Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam as Sub-Inspector Rajendran
1986 Gandhinagar 2nd Street as Madhavan
1986 Mazha Peyyunnu Maddalam Kottunnu as 'M.A. Dhavan' Madhavan
1986 Oru Kadha Oru Nunakadha as Parasu
1986 Doore Doore Oru Koodu Koottam as Vijayan Mash
1986 Dheem Tharikida Thom
1985 Akkare Ninnoru Maran as Ali Koyal
1985 Aram + Aram = Kinnaram
1985 Onnanam Kunnil Oradi Kunnil as Muthu
1985 Mutharamkunnu P.O. as Dev Anand
1985 Chidambaram as Muniyandi
1984 Akkare
1984 Panchavadi Palam as Kathorayan
1984 Vetta
1984 Poochakkoru Mookkuthi as Narayanan
1984 Odaruthammava Aalariyam as Bhakthavalsan
1983 Prem Nazirine Kanmanilla as Kidnapper
1983 Lekhayude Maranam Oru Flashback as Film Director
1983 Iniyenkilum as Sreeni
1982 Yavanika as Chellapan
1981 Ahimsa as Raju
1981 Kolangal as Kesavan
1980 Mela as Balan
1980 Vilkkanundu Swapnangal as Abu
1978 The Soil as Mathai

Writing

2018 Njan Prakashan Writer
2018 Paviettante Madhurachooral Writer
2018 Kallai FM Dialogue Screenplay
2014 Nagaravaridhi Naduvil Njan Writer
2012 Padmasree Bharat Dr. Saroj Kumar Writer
2010 Khatta Meetha Writer
2010 Oru Naal Varum Writer
2009 Billu Story
2008 Dindigul Sarathy Writer
2008 Kuselan Dialogue Story
2007 Katha Parayumbol Writer
2006 Bhargavacharitham Moonam Khandam Writer
2005 Appasamy from Chidambaram Story
2005 Udayananu Tharam Writer
2003 Kilichundan Mampazham Story
2002 Yathrakarude Sradhakku Writer
2001 Narendran Makan Jayakanthan Vaka Writer
2000 Swayamvarapanthal Writer
1999 English Medium Writer
1998 Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala Writer
1998 Ayal Kadha Ezhuthukayanu Writer
1998 Oru Maravathoor Kanavu Writer
1997 Irattakuttikalude Achan Writer
1996 Azhakiya Ravanan Writer
1995 Sipayi Lahala Writer
1995 Mazhayethum Munpe Writer
1993 Golanthara Vartha Writer
1993 Midhunam Writer
1992 My Dear Muthachan Writer
1991 Sandhesam Writer
1991 Kankettu Writer
1990 Vidhyarambham Writer
1990 Paavam Paavam Rajakumaran Writer
1990 Thalayanamanthram Writer
1990 Akkare Akkare Akkare Writer
1989 Vadakkunokki Yantram Writer
1989 Varavelpu Writer
1988 Vellanakalude Naadu Writer
1988 Pattana Pravesham Dialogue Screenplay Story
1988 Mukunthetta Sumitra Vilikkunnu Writer
1987 Nadodikkattu Writer
1987 Sreedharante Onnam Thirumurivu Writer
1986 Nandi Veendum Varika Screenplay
1986 Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam Writer
1986 T. P. Balagopalan M.A. Writer
1986 Gandhinagar 2nd Street Screenplay
1986 Ponnum Kudathinum Pottu Screenplay
1986 Mazha Peyyunnu Maddalam Kottunnu Writer
1986 Oru Kadha Oru Nunakadha Screenplay
1986 Doore Doore Oru Koodu Koottam Writer
1985 Boeing Boeing Dialogue
1985 Aram + Aram = Kinnaram Writer
1985 Mutharamkunnu P.O. Screenplay
1984 Odaruthammava Aalariyam Writer

Production

2012 Thattathin Marayathu Producer
2007 Katha Parayumbol Producer

Directing

1998 Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala Director
1989 Vadakkunokki Yantram Director

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