|Narain Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6 in|
|Date of Birth||October 7, 1979|
Narain is an Indian actor who has mainly worked in Malayalam and Tamil films. His filmography consists of projects like Kaithi, Nizhalkuthu, 4 the People, Yuvasena, Achuvinte Amma, By the People, Annorikal, Sheelabathi, Chithiram Pesuthadi, Ko, Nenjirukkum Varai, Classmates, Panthaya Kozhi, Pallikoodam, Anjathe, Robin Hood, Ore Kadal, Minnaminnikoottam, Bhagyadevatha, Thambikottai, Veeraputhran, Grandmaster, Mugamoodi, Red Rain, 3 Dots, Ayalum Njanum Thammil, The Hit List, U Turn, Proprietors: Kammath & Kammath, Aaru Sundarimaarude Katha, Rum, Njangalude Veettile Athidhikal, Kaththukkutti, Hallelooya, Angane Thanne Nethave Anchettennam Pinnale, Kavi Uddheshichathu..?, Odiyan, Adam Joan, Police Junior, Vikram, Pengalila, Champion, Madhura Raja, and Adrishyam.
Calcutta, West Bengal, India
Narain studied at St. Thomas College, Thrissur, a government-aided college located in Thrissur City. After that, he got enrolled at Sree Kerala Varma College and completed his graduation.
He also attended MGR Government Film And Television Institute and did a diploma in cinematography.
- Father – Ramakrishnan Nair
- Mother – Shantha Kumari
5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
72 kg or 158.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Narain has dated –
- Manju Haridas (2007-Present) – He got married to Malayalam Television host Manju Haridas on August 26, 2007, and the duo has been blessed with a daughter named Tanmayaa. Manju has hosted shows like Superstar Junior as well as has sung in Chithiram Pesuthadi, a 2006 Tamil film in which Narain had acted.
Race / Ethnicity
Salt and Pepper
Usually sports a beard
- In 2002, he made his first film appearance as Muthu (Kaliyappan’s son) in the Malayalam film Nizhalkuthu (English: Shadow Kill, French: Le Serviteur de Kali).
- Narain played a singer named Murali Iyer in the 2006 Malayalam-language coming-of-age romantic comedy-drama film Classmates. The film is considered by many critics as one of the best campus-based films in Malayalam and it became the highest-grossing Malayalam film of 2006.
- Alongside Prasanna, Ajmal Ameer, and Vijayalakshmi, Narain co-starred as SI Sathyavan (Sathya) in the 2008 Tamil-language neo-noir action thriller film Anjathe. The film was a box-office hit and got Narain nominated in the “Best Actor” category at the 56th Filmfare Awards South.
- He co-starred as Alexander Felix in the 2009 Malayalam-language neo-noir action thriller film Robin Hood.
- In 2012, he brought to life the character of Anguchamy (Dragon) in the Tamil-language superhero film Mugamoodi. For this performance, Narain received a nomination in the “Best Actor in a Negative Role – Tamil” category at the 2nd South Indian International Movie Awards as well as got nominated for the Vijay Award for “Best Villain”.
- Before trying out his luck in acting, he worked with noted cinematographer Rajiv Menon.
- Narain appeared as Inspector Bejoy in the 2019 Tamil-language action thriller film Kaithi, starring Karthi. This role got him nominated for a South Indian International Movie Award in the “Best Supporting Actor – Tamil” category.
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