Popular Malayalam film actor Nedumudi Venu breathed his last on October 11. Venu who had recovered from Covid infection, was admitted to a private hospital after he complained of uneasiness. The veteran actor had acted in more than 500 films.
Starting his career as a journalist, he has had no reason to look back after donning the grease paint for the first time in 1978, until then he was a popular theatre personality.
Winner of three National Film awards and six state film awards, Venu was immensely popular not just among his fans but also his colleagues in the film industry due to his pleasing and jovial nature.