Pradeep Kottayam Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

Pradeep Kottayam is a popular Malayalam actor who passed away on 17 February 2022. He died of heart failure at the age of 61. There is a deep mourning in the film world due to his sudden demise.

Pradeep made his debut in films in 2001 at the age of 40. He acted in over 70 films, and was mostly known for his comedic performances in those features.

Pradeep was first seen in E Nadu Annale Vere, helmed by IV Sasi. During his early days in the Malayalam industry, he worked as a junior artist and used to play low-spoken characters.

Some of his famous works include films like Aadu Oru Bhigara Jeeva Aanu, Oru Vadakkan Selfie, Life of Josutty, Kunjiramayanam, Amar Akbar Antony to name a few. Take a look at his life through the article given below.

Pradeep Kottayam Biography & Wiki

Real Name/Full NamePradeep Kottayam
Profession Actor
Debut FilmMalayalam:  Ee Naadu Innale Varu (2001)
Last FilmMalayalam: Michael’s Coffee House (2021)
Physical Stat
Height In Centimeter- 160 cm
In Meter- 1.60 m
In Feet- 5’3”
Eye ColorBlack 
Hair ColorSemi- bald
Personal Life
Date Of Birth25 March 1960
Birthplace Kumaranalloor, Kottayam, Kerala
Date Of Death17 February 2022
Place Of DeathKumaranalloor, Kottayam, Kerala
Pradeep Kottayam Age (At the time of Death)61 Years
Death CauseHeart Attack
Zodiac Sign/Sun Sign  Aries
Nationality Indian
Home town Kumaranalloor, Kottayam, Kerala
School Govt. Higher Secondary School, Karapuzha
College/University Baselius College, Kottayam
Kottayam Co-operative College, Kottayam
Family Member
Marital StatusMarried
Pradeep Kottayam WifeMaya
ChildrenSon– Vishnu Siva Pradeep
Daughter– Vrinda Pradeep
Parents Father– Raghavan
Mother– Padma
Pradeep Kottayam Net worthN/A
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Family, Early Life and Education

Pradeep Kottayam was born in 1961 in Kottayam, Kerala, India to Rakhavan and Padma. Pradeep married Maya and the couple gave birth to two children Vishnu Siva Pradeep and Vrinda Pradeep.

Pradeep Kottayam Career

Pradeep initially worked as a junior artist and appeared in non-speaking and uncredited roles. Her first film was the 2001 film E Nadu Annale Vere directed by IV Sasi. He got success with Gautam Vasudev Menon’s film Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya.

Since then, he has appeared in several films such as Aadu Oru Bheegara Jeeva Aanu, Oru Vadakkan Selfie, Life of Josutty, Kunjiramayanam, Welcome to Central Jail, Amar Akbar Antony, Adi Kapyare Kootamani and Kattappanayil Rithvik Roshan. He predominantly worked in Malayalam film industry and is known for his comedy roles.

Awards and Honors

Pradeep won the Best Supporting Actor award at the 2nd Asianet Comedy Awards 2016.

Pradeep Kottayam passes away

Malayalam actor Pradeep KR, more popularly known as Kottayam Pradeep, died of a heart attack on Thursday. He was 61 years old.


Who is Pradeep Kottayam?

Pradeep was a popular Malayalam actor who passed away on 17 February 2022.

When did Pradeep Kottayam die?

17 February 2022

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