Actors Famous Film Actors From Kochi

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Kochi, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Kochi, as in some cases Kochi may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Kochi then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Kochi, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

This list below has a variety of items, like Asin and Cochin Haneefa, in it.

This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Kochi?" and "Which famous actors were born in Kochi?"

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Akihiro Kitamura is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 39 Akihiro Kitamura is a Japanese actor and director, who appeared in The Human Centipede.

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Ananya is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 31 Ayilya Nair (born 29 March 1987), better known by her stage name Ananya, is an Indian film actress, who appears in Malayalam and Tamil films. She made her acting debut in Malayalam with Positive ...more

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Asin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 33 Asin Thottumkal, known mononymously as Asin, is an Indian actress and trained Bharathanatyam dancer. She began her acting career in the South Indian film industry, but now appears predominantly ...more

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Chisako Hara is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 82 Chisako Tahara is an actress.

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Cochin Haneefa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
Died at 59 (1951-2010) Salim Ahmed Ghoush, better known by his stage name Cochin Haneefa, was an Indian film actor, director, and screenwriter. He started his career in the 1970s mainly portraying villainous roles, ...more

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Divya Unni is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 37 Divya Unni in Kochi, India) is an Indian actress of Malayalam and Tamil films. She appeared in films like Pranayavarnangal and Bharathan's last movie Churam, in which she acted alongside Manoj ...more

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Dulquar Salman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 32 Dulquer Salmaan is an Indian film actor known for his Malayalam and Tamil films. The son of film actor Mammootty, Dulquer made his debut with the Malayalam film Second Show and later starred in ...more

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Hiromasa Hirosue is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 40 Hiromasa Hirosue is an actor and film director.

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Ryoko Hirosue is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 38 Ryōko Hirosue is a Japanese actress and singer, best known in the West for her roles in the Luc Besson-produced Wasabi and the Academy Award-winning Japanese film Departures. She also starred in ...more

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Kaoru Fujino is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
Kaoru Fujino age 46 Kaoru Fujino is a Japanese voice actress who was born in Kōchi and raised in Tokyo. One of her lesser known roles is that of the heroine Cornett Espoire in the Nippon Ichi Software game The ...more

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Kazuko Kojima is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
Kazuko Kojima is an actress.

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Sankaradi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
Died at 77 (1924-2001) Chandrasekhara Menon, better known by his stage name Sankaradi, was an Indian actor. He was a veteran Malayalam comedian and character artiste, who had over 700 Malayalam films to his credit. He ...more

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Ken Kensei is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 64 Ken Kensei is a Japanese actor who is known for various cameo appearances in numerous movies.

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Lakshmi Menon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 22 Lakshmi Menon is an Indian film actress, who mainly appears in Tamil and Malayalam films. After making her acting debut in a supporting role in the Malayalam film Raghuvinte Swantham Raziya, she ...more

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Lal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 60 Paul Michael, better known by his stage name Lal, is an Indian film director, actor, script writer, producer, and film distributor widely known for his work in Malayalam cinema. He is best known ...more

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Machan Varghese is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
Died at 51 (1960-2011) M. L. Varghese, popularly known by stage name Machan Varghese, was a Malayalam film actor and mimicry artist. He started his career as a mimicry artist in Kalabhavan and debuted as an actor ...more

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Neha Dhupia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 38 Neha Dhupia is an Indian actress who has worked in several superhit Bollywood films. She is a winner of the Femina Miss India title.

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Rani Chandra is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
Rani Chandra Rani Chandra was a Malayalam film actress and winner of the Miss Kerala Title. She died in a plane crash in 1976. She acted in several landmark films such as Nellu, Boy Friend by P.Venu, ...more

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Remya Nambeesan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 33 Remya Nambeesan is an Indian film actress. She made her career debut in 2000 with Sayahnam. Following performances as a child artist in several Malayalam films during the early 2000s, she went ...more

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Revathi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 52 Asha Kutty, known by stage name Revathi, is an Indian film actress and film director, who predominantly appears in Tamil, Malayalam, and Telugu films. She has also starred in a few Kannada and ...more

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Siddique is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 54 Siddique is an Indian film director and screenwriter who mainly works in Malayalam cinema. He started his career as an assistant director to Fazil. The duo of Siddique and Lal was spotted by ...more

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Simhalan Madhava Panicker is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
Died at 74 (1930-2004) Simhalan Madhava Panicker was a well known South Asian martial artist and actor of film and theater. Born into a family of plantation farmers in Kerala in 1930, he left home at the young age of ...more

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Sôichirô Kitamura is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
Sôichirô Kitamura age 81 Sôichirô Kitamura is a film actor.

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Sugith Varughese is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 60 Sugith Varughese is an Indian-born Canadian writer, director and actor. Born in Cochin, Kerala, into a Syrian Christian family, he immigrated to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan as a child when his ...more

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Sumi Shimamoto is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 64 Sumi Shimamoto, real name Sumi Koshikawa, is a veteran Japanese voice actress born on December 8, 1954, in Kōchi, Kōchi Prefecture, Japan. After graduating from the Toho Gakuen College of Drama ...more

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Takehiro Nakajima is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 83 Takehiro Nakajima is a film writer and director.

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Yûko Daike is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Actors From Kochi
age 47 Yûko Daike is an actress.