Mammootty (Actor) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More


Real NameMuhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil
NicknameMammootty, Big M and Mammukka
ProfessionActor and Producer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weightin Kilograms- 85 kg
in Pounds- 188 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 44 Inches
- Waist: 36 Inches
- Biceps: 14Inches
Eye ColourLigh Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth7 September 1951
Age (as in 2021)70 Years
Birth PlaceChandiroor, Alappuzha, Kerala, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownChempu, Kottayam, Kerala, India
School Govt. High School, Kulasekharamangalam, Kottayam
St. Albert's School and Government School, Ernakulam
CollegeSacred Heart College, Thevara
Government Law College, Ernakulam
Educational QualificationsLLB
DebutFilm Debut: Anubhavangal Paalichakal (1971)
FamilyFather- Ismail Panaparambil (Farmer)
Mother- Fatima Panaparambil
Mammootty parents
Sister- Ameena, Sauda and Shafina (All Younger)
Brother- Ibrahim and Zakariah (Both Younger)
Mammootty with his family
Controversies• In a TV award function he was the chief guest, and when was called upon stage to give the award, he said "Has everyone got an award today? On what basis is this award being given? It is to make everyone happy, right?."
• Once director Ram Gopal Varma commented about him that Mammootty's acting is less realistic than his son Dulquer Salmaan.
Favourite Things
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodChicken biryani
Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan
Favourite ActressLakshmi Rai
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeSulfath Kutty
Mammootty with his wife
ChildrenDaughters- Kutty Surumi
Mammootty with his daughter
Son- Dulquer Salmaan (Actor)
Mammootty with his son
Money Factor
Salary3 Crore/film (INR)
Net WorthNot Known


Some lesser known facts about Mammootty

  • Does Mammootty smoke?: No
  • Does Mammootty drink alcohol?: No
  • Mammootty is considered as the busiest actor in Mollywood (Malayalam film industry) for more than 4 decades as he acted in more than 330 films.
  • He actually wanted to be a lawyer and even practiced it for 2 years at Manjeri Court. But after it he got a role among the crowd in the film Anubhavangal Paalichakal, he got the acting bug.
  • Apart from Malayalam, he did films in other languages such as Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, English and Kannada.
  • In 1998, he was honoured with the prestigious Padma Shri Award.
  • He also has received National Film Award thrice.
  • There was a period in late 70s when he was looking for a big hit. In 1981 he used his official name as Sajin for a film to bring good luck.
  • In 2000, he played the role of B. R. Ambedkar in an English film Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, but initially he was reluctant to do this role as he did’t want to remove his moustache. Mammootty as Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar
  • Once McAfee, an American computer security software company listed him as the Most Dangerous Celebrity as his searches can end with a virus on computer as cyber criminals were targeting him.
  • He loves writing and wrote a book called Kaazhchappadu (perspective). He also used to write a weekly column in Malayalam Manorama on his experiences.
  • He has played double roles in more than 15 films.
  • He is the brand ambassador of Kerala Volleyball League, and he even used to play it in his younger days.
  • He is very active in charity works and supports Street India Movement, Pain and Palliative Care Society, etc.
  • He has a distribution company called Mammootty Technotainment.