Some Lesser Known Facts About Akhil Kutty
- Akhil Kutty is an Indian actor. He redominatly works in the Malayalam film industry. He has been part of films like Pappante Priyapetta Padmini (2021) and Virgin (2020).
- Akhil Kutty’s real name is Akhil Nair. Talking about how he got the name of Akhil Kutty, he narrated,
My real name is Akhil Nair. Now Nair is not used. Instead of ‘child’. There is a story behind it. When I was studying at Neyyattinkara Polytechnic College, there were five or six Akhils in our batch, in many initials. I was more company with the seniors. They started calling me ‘kutty’ in front of my name so that I could recognize them quickly. I was the youngest of the ‘Akhil group’ in form and age. The first was ‘Koch Akhil’. It was later called and it became a ‘child’. With that, everyone in the college, including the principal and teachers, started calling him a ‘kid’. Teachers only called her ‘child’. Became a ‘kid’ for juniors.”
- During his student days, Akhil Kutty dabbled with acting and drama. He enjoyed impersonating others. He was chosen secretary of the college’s Arts Club. During an interview, the actor recalled how his friend Akhil Chempazhanthi introduced him to the world of humour. Akhil Chempazhanthi was a skilled comic actor who made it to the semi-finals of the comedy competition show ‘Smile Please.’
- After finishing his studies and working at the Techno Park, he joined the Mimicry Troupe. His uncle, with whom he works, introduced him to the Kalamandir troupe. They invited me to join the group as a dancer after watching that. He gradually began to work with others on sketching. The next year, he made his television debut on ‘Comedy Express.’ For the first time, his team was out auditioning for ‘Comedy Express.’ He later appeared on the show as a replacement. The ‘Superstars’ squad advanced to the semi-finals before being eliminated. Akhil Kutty went unconscious and collapsed on stage shortly after their elimination was announced. When asked about the incident, he replied,
Superstars’ team reached its semi-finals. When the team was eliminated in the elimination, all I could feel was going viral. In fact, I’m not depressed, I’m dizzy due to fatigue. Anyway, it made more people recognize me.”
- Kutty Akhil got his first break on Asianet’s humorous reality show ‘Comedy Express.’ ‘Black and White,’ his ensemble, went on to win Season 2 of the television show Comedy Stars. Akhil also anchored a few episodes of Comedy Stars while working on the show. Although the artist has performed in a lot of films, ‘Mohan Kumar Fans,’ starring Kunchacko Boban and Asif Ali, stands out in his career to date.
- He made his feature film debut with the Malayalam short film “Virgin.” In 2021, he also participated in the television series “Premier Padminii.” Aside from the film industry, he works in IT at “Technopark” (Trivandrum branch). After participating in practically all episodes of the top-rated You Tube channel ‘The Premier Padmini,’ his celebrity skyrocketed. Among the most well-known episodes are ‘Oru Lockdown Aparatha,’ ‘Palakkadan Thambi,’ ‘Unlock Aparatha,’ and the most recent ‘Lollipop,’ a thriller web series. Kutty Akhil went on to win the Kalakeralam Gurupriya T.V Award’s Special Jury Award for his roles on the channel.
- Akhil Kutty joined one of the most contentious shows, Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 4, in 2022. Bigg Boss Malayalam 4’s eclectic roster of contenders continues to intrigue audiences. Like in previous seasons, TV stars, this time Kutty Akhil and dancer Dilsha Prasannan, will appear in the show. Akhil Nair, also known as Kutty Akhil, is a popular Malayalam television comedian. He became well-known after his team won the second season of ‘Comedy Stars.’ Akhil is well-known for his dry sense of humour and comedic skits. His chemistry with comedians Noby Marcose and Pashanam Shaji is popular with the television audience. The actor, on the other hand, played a villain in the well-known Tamil drama ‘Karuthamuthu.’ Dilsha Prasannan, on the other hand, rose to prominence after appearing on the dance reality show ‘D4 dance.’ Some of her show-stealing dance performances are still making the rounds on social media. Following the dancing competition, she competed on the adventure show ‘Dare the Fear.’ She also came in second place in the celebrity competition. She later tried her hand at acting in the television series ‘Kanakanmani.’ Dilsha’s dance videos continue to have a big online following.
- In 2021, he participated in the reality show Bigg Boss Malayalam 4. The number of Bigg Boss watchers is growing by the day. The diversity in the challenges, as well as the exceptional performances of the candidates, provide the spectator with an intriguing experience. Bigg Boss Malayalam 4 has been on the air for five weeks. But, when we entered the sixth week, there was still some speculation about who would be the new captain. This was the main theme of the previous episode. However, the new skipper was named, putting a stop to all speculation. With his outstanding performance in the captaincy challenge, Akhil was elected captain this time. Akhil was appointed captain for the second time. Bigg Boss Malayalam 4 is jam-packed with entertaining games and assignments. The Captaincy Task will take into account the participants who received the highest rating in the Weekly Task over the previous two days. The competitors were notified of this by Bigg Boss himself. Bigg Boss stated that three persons should be chosen for the captaincy role. He said,
We all understood Robin’s play to be seen as the victim here. He is trying to portray that he is alone here and everyone else is against him. He is trying to gain sympathy and win viewers. We have seen this game plan earlier in the show and we are not encouraging it here,” Akhil clarified.”
- A marriage proposal was made to Akhil, a popular member of the Bigg Boss household, during the reality show Bigg Boss. Suchitra, Dhanya, Lakshmi Priya, and Akhil were all invited to Akhil’s marriage proposal. Dear friends, Suchitra was mentioning that there is a little guy sitting here anticipating a hundred pawans. It was our own chicken, according to Lakshmi and Dhanya. However, Sooraj stated that 100 sovereigns are insufficient. Later, Suchitra mocked Akhil by warning him not to spend this money on dowry. Akhil’s response was that if you wish, you can buy anything if it’s on sale, Dhanya states that if you have good hair and wide lips like a good palm tree and no dowry, you can apply. Suchitra also stated that it could fall in that case. When Akhil heard this, he blushed. Dhanya and Suchitra mocked Akhil for bringing this to their attention.
- Akhil is a great dancer as well as a humorous actor. Michael Jackson is his dance influence. In an interview, he stated,
I would do a 7 minute solo dance performance by Michael Jackson. That’s what I did in college. Seeing that, they took me to the troupe as a dancer. Gradually I started collaborating on skits. By the next year, ‘Comedy Express’ had arrived. I came to the show as a replacement. I would do a 7 minute solo dance performance by Michael Jackson. That’s what I did in college. Seeing that, they took me to the troupe as a dancer. Gradually I started collaborating on skits. By the next year, ‘Comedy Express’ had arrived. I came to the show as a replacement.”