is a popular Malayalam
actor. He is known for his handling of serious roles, though he started his career with comedy roles. Of late, he has been doing many negative roles as well.
Saikumar's father was a great malayalam actor Kottarakkara Sreedharan Nair
. Saikumar started his career in cinema as a child artist in Vidarunna Mottukal
. He started his career in theatres. He was offered the lead role in the film Swati Tirunaal, but later was done by another actor. He made his debut in the Siddeeq-Lal directed blockbuster Ramji Rao Speaking
(1989). It was directed by 2 debutants, Siddique and Lal (Siddique-Lal
) and had debutant actors Saikumar and Rekha in the lead.
The success of the film helped him to earn a lot of opportunities in the next few years. He has done leading roles in a few films like Sauhradam, Thudarkkatha, Khoshayathra, Anantha Vrithantham, Thooval Sparsam etc. But in that age of comedy, he could not make an impact as a hero while Mukesh
were cast in the small budget movies. Sai Kumar remained active in the industry with supporting, character and negative roles in films including In Harihar Nagar
, Saandram, Makkal Mahalmyam, Griha Pravesam, Ayushkalam. The sequel to Ramji Rao Speaking
, Mannar Mathai Speaking
was a block buster of 1995. This time Mukesh
stole the show in the lead role. His villain roles in Mammootty
's 1996 block buster Hitler was noted. This earned him the reputation of enacting the intelligent villain.
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