Mohanlal Viswanathan (born 21 May 1960) , known mononymously as Mohanlal, is an Indian actor, producer and playback singer who chiefly works in Malayalam cinema. He have a dynamic career spanning 4 decades, through which he had acted in a lot more than 300 films.
Mohanlal made his acting launch as a teenager in the Malayalam film Thiranottam in 1978, but the movie was delayed in its release for 25 years due to censorship issues. His on-screen debut was in the 1980 romance film Manjil Virinja Pookkal, by which he played the villain.
Down this years, he played antagonistic characters in several films and gradually rose to supporting actor roles. Towards the mid-1980s, he built himself as a leading actor and obtained stardom after starring in a series of commercially prosperous films in 1986; the crime drama Rajavinte Makan, released in that year heightened his stardom.
It is obvious that superstar Mohanlal is one of the finest actors in Malayalam cinema. More popularly known as ‘Lalettan’ by his fans, Mohanlal is a testament to the age old saying, “You’re only as old as you feel.” Turning 59 today, the actor have been delivering box office hits for the last 4 decades. The actor began his acting career in 1980 with Manjil Virinja Pookkal have starred in over 300 movies.
To be one of the most versatile actors in the industry, Manamantha star is still a bankable actor at 59. Several celebrities have wished this actor on his birthday today.
Prithviraj Sukumaran, who directed and acted with Mohanlal in the movie Lucifer, shared a picture with the actor on Twitter and wrote, “Thank you! Thank you for Lucifer. Thank you for Stephen. Thank you for KA. Thank you for being who you are. Happy birthday cheta!”
On the other hand, Radhika Sarathkumar, too, posted a photo with the actor and wrote, “Happy Birthday @Mohanlal one of the greatest (few) actors. Wishing you well and happy to be working with you.”
Besides this, fans are flooding the internet with birthday wishes for ‘Lalettan’. One fan wrote, “Wishing The Complete Actor..The One & Only @Mohanlal sir..Happy Birthday Dear Laletta…#HBDLegendMohanlal.”
Kollywood and Mohanlal always share good wrap with each. His malayalam blockbuster ‘Manichitrathazhu‘ was remade in tamil named ‘Chandramukhi’ and performed by SuperStar Rajinikanth,which also turned out to be Industry hit. Lalettan have also worked along with starts like Kamal Hassan(Unnaipol Oruvan-Tamil),Vijay(Jilla-Tamil) and Jr NTR(Janata Garage-Telugu). Currently he is working along with Suriya in upcoming tamil movie titled ‘Kaappan’
Besides this , actor Nivin Pauly wrote, “Here’s wishing the man who’s been an inspiration for generations, Lalettan a very happy birthday!! Wish you good health & happiness! Thank you for the memories! @Mohanlal #HBDLegendMohanlal.”
On the birthday evening, Mohan Lal in his blog have written a special letter ‘Birthday thoughts‘ thanking his fans and friends and about his journey.Share this to your,