Actor and comedian who has gained fame for his work in the Malayalam film industry. He received his third Kerala State Film Award for best comedian in 2013, and won the National Film Awards for best actor that same year.
He earned his degree in mechanics from Attingal Government ITI. He turned to stand-up comedy soon after graduation.
He won the 2017 Asianet Film Award for best character actor for his work in the 2017 family drama film Thondimuthalum Drisakshyum. He won the 2013 Asiavision Award for best comedian.
He and his wife Supriya share three children named Kashinathan, Vasudev and Hridya. He is the youngest of three children.
He and Parvatii Nair starred together in the 2018 Malayalam drama film Neerali.