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Dileep (Malayalam Actor) Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 27, 2022

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Short Biography

Dileep was born on 27-10-1967 in Edavanakad, Ernakulam in the state of Kerala, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Playback Singer, Singer, Assistant Director, Film Producer, Entrepreneur, Mimicry Artist & Film Director. He is known for his work in Malayalam as well as Bollywood, Tamil & Kannada cinema.

Dileep Complete Bio & Career

Gopalakrishnan Padmanabhan Pillai was born on 27 October 1968. He is widely known as Dileep. He is an actor and a businessman working in the Malayalam industry. He received his education from Mahatma Gandhi University. He started his career in 1980 as a mimicry artist. He gave a performance in a comedy show named, Comicola. He also worked as an assistant director to Kamal. He made his debut with the film named, Ennodu Ishtam Koodamo in 1992. Next, he did the film in 1994 named, Manathe Kottaram. He rose to fame with this movie. His other films include Sindoora Rekha, Ulladakkam, Sainyam, Thooval Kottaram, and Ee Puzhayum Kadannu.
He rose to stardom after 2000.  He did films like Mister Butler, Darling Darling, and Mazhathullikkilukkam in 2002.  He played the role of Kunjan in the film named, Kunjikoonan. He made his debut in the Tamil cinema with the film named, Raajjiyam. Apart from acting he also produced several films. He produced a film in 2004 named, Kadhavaseshan. His performance in the movie titled, Chanthupottu was widely appreciated. He did action films in his career like Runway. He also wrote the story for the movie named, Pachakuthira. His other releases include Bodyguard, Christian brothers, china town, and The filmstar. In 2012, his movie, Mayamohini was released. The movie named, Two countries was his highest-grossing film.

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Dileep Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Padmanabhan Pillai
Mother Sarojam Pillai
Brother Anoop
Sister Sabitha
Wife Kavya Madhavan
Daughters Mahalakshmi Dileep, Meenakshi Dileep
Ex-wife Manju Warrier (1985-2015)

He was born to Padmanabhan Pillai and Sarojam Pillai. He has a brother named Anoop and a sister named Sabitha. He is married to actress Kavya Madhavan since 2016. Together the couple has a daughter named Mahalakshmi Dileep, who was born on 19-10-2018. Previously, he was married to actress Manju Warrier from 1985 to 2015. With his 1st marriage, he has a daughter named Meenakshi Dileep.

Life's Important Dates Of Dileep

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Skin Colour Brown
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Edavanakad, kerala
Nationality Indian
Address Kerala
School Vidyadhiraja Vidya Bhavan Higher Secondary School
College Union Christian College, Maharaja's College
Qualification Degree course in History
Marital Status Married
Debut Ennodu Ishtam Koodamo (1992)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Place Goa
Favorite Dress Shirt-Pant
Favorite Food Rajma Rice
Favorite Accessories Watches

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Dileep

  • He did a negative role in the film, Kammarasammbhavan in 2018.
  • He was honored with the award of the most popular actor for the movie, Bodyguard.

Dileep Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

56 years, 4months, 0 day old age Dileep will turn 57 on 27 October, 2024. Only 7 months, 29 days, 1 hours,4 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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