Mammootty (Actor) Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More


Biography / Wiki

The Recipient of Padma Shri, three National Film Awards, Seven Kerala State Film Awards, Muhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil aka Mammootty is an Indian film actor and producer who primarily works in Malayalam Film Industry.

He mainly works in Malayalam films and also works in some Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, English, and Hindi Movies. He served himself in the film industry for a long four decades and acted in over 400 films. Apart from that, he runs several Malayalam television channels like Kairali TV, Kairali News, and Kairali WE-TV.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 11 October 1942, this versatile actor of the Malayalam film industry with a well-crafted body features 44″ chest, 36″ waist, and 14″ biceps will turn 69 years old in 2020.

He looks handsome on-screen in his healthy physique with 85 kg (188 lbs) of weight and a tall height of 5’10” (178 cm). He seems very attractive with his light brown eyes and brown hair.

Net Worth

According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Mammootty is ₹30 Crore – ₹40 Crore (Approx.)

Education / Family

Mammootty was born and raised up in Chandiroor, Alappuzha, Kerala, India, and belongs to an Islam family. He is born to his father Ismail Panaparambil (Farmer) and his mother Fatima Panaparambil. He grew up along with his two brothers Ibrahim and Zakariah (Both Younger) and three sisters Ameena, Sauda, and Shafina (All Younger).

He completed his schooling from Govt. High School, Kulasekharamangalam, Kottayam and St. Albert’s School and Government School, Ernakulam. Thereafter, he went to Sacred Heart College, Thevara, and did his pre-university course (pre-degree). Further, he enrolled at Government Law College, Ernakulam to pursue his L.L.B.



Real Name Muhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil
Birth Place Chandiroor, Alappuzha, Kerala, India
Date Of Birth 7 September 1951
Age 72 Years
Height In centimeters – 178 cm

In feet inches – 5’10”

Weight In Kilograms- 85 kg

In Pounds- 188 lbs

Eye Color Light Brown
Hair Color Black
Profession Actor and Producer
Sexual Orientation Straight
School Govt. High School, Kulasekharamangalam, Kottayam

St. Albert’s School and Government School, Ernakulam

College Sacred Heart College, Thevara

Government Law College, Ernakulam

Religion Islam
Nationality Indian
Home Town Chempu, Kottayam, Kerala, India
Debut Film Debut: Anubhavangal Paalichakal (1971)
Fathers Name Ismail Panaparambil (Farmer)
Mothers Name Fatima Panaparambil


Mammootty's parents
Mammootty’s parents

Brothers Ibrahim and Zakariah (Both Younger)

Mammootty with his family
Mammootty with his family

Sister Ameena, Sauda, and Shafina (All Younger)

Career / Fashion And Style

Talking about his career, he started his career with the film Anubhavangal Paalichakal in 1971. He acted as a lead actor in the 1980s film Mela and after that, he established himself as a lead actor in the 1980s. In 1980s, he did many films such as Sphodanam, Munnettam, Ahimsa, Padayottam.

After that, in the span of the next five years from 1982 to 1987, he acted in more than 150 films out of which in 1986 alone he featured in 35 films. He featured in the film Bhoothakannadi in 1997 for which he received Filmfare Award for Best Actor.

In 2005, he has six releases which also include the film Rajamanikyam, the highest-grossing Malayalam film until 2008. Thereafter, he acted in several hit films such as Drona 2010, Kammath & Kammath, Balyakalasakhi, Bhaskar the Rascal, Acha Dhin, Puthiya Niyamam, The Great Father, and many more.

Recently, in 2020, he has two releases One and The Priest.  He also acted in some other non-Malayalam movies like Mounam Sammadham, a Tamil Movie. In 2012, he acted in the film Shikari, a Kannada-Malayalam bilingual film. He won the National Film Award for the biographical film Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar, which was in the English language.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

He got married to Sulfath Kutty and both lived their married life happily. The lovely couple blessed with a son Dulquer Salmaan (Actor) and a daughter Kutty Surumi.

Girlfriend Not Known
Marital Status Married
Wife Sulfath Kutty


Mammootty with his wife
Mammootty with his wife

Children Son – Dulquer Salmaan (Actor)

Daughters – Kutty Surumi

Mammootty with his wife & kids
Mammootty with his wife & kids

Favorite Things

Here we are providing you a list of his favorite things.

Favorite Actors Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Actress Lakshmi Rai
Favorite Musical Instrument Not Known
Favorite Singer(s) Chicken Biryani
Favorite Sport Not Known
Favorite Destinations Not Known
Favorite Color(s) Not Known


Some Interesting Facts About Mammootty

  • His Zodiac Sign is Virgo.
  • He considered the busiest actor in the Malayalam film industry.
  • He worked in more than 330 films for more than 4 decades.
  • Mammootty acted in double roles in over 15 films.
  • He is the owner of the distribution company, Mammootty Technotainment.
  • He wrote a book Kaazhchappadu.
  • Initially, he wanted to become a lawyer.