Mohanlal Height, Weight, Age, Family, Wife, Biography & More


Real NameMohanlal Viswanathan Nair
NicknameLalettan, Laalu, Universal Star, The Complete Actor
ProfessionActor, Producer, Singer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 172 cm
in meters- 1.72 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7¾”
Weightin Kilograms- 82 kg
in Pounds- 181 lbs
Body MeasurementsChest: 42 Inches
Waist: 36 Inches
Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth21 May 1960 (Saturday)
Age (as of 2024)64 Years
Birth PlaceElanthoor, Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus
HometownKochi, Kerala, India
SchoolGlps Mudavanmugal School, Poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
Model School, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
CollegeMahatma Gandhi College, Thiruvananthapuram, India
Education QualificationsBachelor of Commerce (B.Com)
DebutFilm Debut: Manjil Virinja Pookkal (Malayalam, 1980), Company (Bollywood, 2002), Chandramukhi (Tamil, 2005)
Production Debut: Bharatham (Malayalam, 1991)
Singing Debut: Sindooramegham Shringaarakaavyam ... (Malayalam, 1985)
FamilyFather- Viswanathan Nair (Advocate)
Mother- Santhakumari Nair
Brother- Pyare Lal (Elder, Died)
Sister- Not Known
HobbiesCollecting antiques & artifacts
Favorite Things
Favorite ActorKamal Haasan
Favorite ActressSridevi
Favorite FilmUnnaipol Oruvan (Tamil, 2009)
Favorite ColorBrown
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage28 April 1988
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeSuchithra Balaji
ChildrenDaughter- Vismaya
Son- Pranav
Money Factor
Salary2 to 3 Crore/film (INR)
Net WorthNot Known

mohanlalSome Lesser Known Facts About Mohanlal

  • Does Mohanlal smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Mohanlal drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • When Mohanlal was in sixth grade at Model School, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, he won his first Best Actor Award for a stage play Computer Boy by Veloor Krishnankutty in which he enacted a ninety-year-old person.
  • He is a wrestler and a martial art expert.
  • He was the Kerala state wrestling champion from 1977 to 1978.
  • During his college days, he founded a company named Bharath Cine Group along with his friends and started shooting his first film called Thiranottam, but due to censorship issue, the film was released after 25 years.
  • In 1980, he got the lead antagonist role of Narendran in the Malayalam film Manjil Virinja Pookkal, which was his first released film.
  • He donated his first salary of Rs. 2,000 to the nearby St. Antony’s orphanage; the salary was given by Malika C Devi, the Retired Corporation Council Secretary for his first released Malayalam film Manjil Virinja Pookkal (1980).
  • In 1987, he worked in radio drama Jeevanulla Prathimakal, which was broadcasted on Akashvani.
  • He is the only south Indian actor who got the Mother Teressa Charity Award in 2000.
  • In 2001, he was honored with the Padma Shri Award for his contributions towards Indian cinema.
  • In 2003, he won the IMA Award by Indian Medical Association.
  • He was honored with the title of Lieutenant Colonel in the Territorial Army of India (2009); Doctor of Letters (2010) from Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Kerala; and a Blackbelt in Taekwondo (2012).
  • He is the son-in-law of late popular producer- K. Balaji.
  • He is the highest paid actor of Malayalam film industry.
  • He has his own official blog site, and an android app as well.mohanlal-offical-blog-site
  • He is the owner of Pranavam Arts (Film Production Company) and Pranamam (Film Distribution Agency).
  • Apart from being an actor, he is also a great producer; he produced several films like Vanaprastham (1999), Harikrishnans (1998), Kanmadam (1998), Kala Pani (1996), etc.
  • He has also worked in some short films like Reflections (2005), Wilson Periera (2010), Punchirikku Parasparam (2015), and Lodal Loda Lodalu (2016).
  • His brother Pyare Lal died during a military exercise.
  • He is the director of  a major Kozhikode-based seafood export company named Uni Royal Marian Exports.
  • He has an ‘enviable’ collection of paintings.
  • He owns many restaurants such as Mohanlal’s Tastebuds in Dubai, Travancore Court in Kochi, and The Harbour Market in Bangalore.
  • He is the goodwill ambassador of AIDS awareness campaign by Kerala State AIDS Control Society, Kerala Athletics, and Kerala Handloom textiles.
  • He won the title of Most Popular Keralite as per the survey conducted by CNN-IBN’s The Golden South Poll (2006) with 69.98% votes and Deccan Chronicle (2011) with 29% votes.
  • He ranked #1 in the popular choice section as the Best Actor of the Decade (2002-2008), a survey conducted by
  • In 2008, he underwent 18 months of escape artist training under the Magician Gopinath Muthukad. He planned to perform a stunt Burning Illusion in Thiruvananthapuram but later it was cancelled on allegations that it was a dangerous act. Magician Samraj protested against the act and later it got shelved.
  • In 2009, he was honored with the title- People of the Year in the Limca Book of World Records.
  • He won the title of Most Influential Indian 2013 from Kerala by an online survey conducted by Outlook India.
  • He is the founder of Maxlab Cinemas and Entertainments, an Indian film distribution company in Kochi, and Vismayas Max, Kerala’s first DTS studio in Kinfra Film and Video Park, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
  • He was the captain of the Kerala Strikers team in the CCL (Celebrity Cricket League), which was held in 2012 , 2013 and 2014.
  • He worked in over 320 Malayalam films.
  • He also worked in some Tamil and Hindi-language films like Chandramukhi (Tamil, 2005), Company (Hindi, 2002), Aag (Hindi, 2007), etc.
  • He is also a singer and has sung numerous songs such as Sindooramegham Shringaarakaavyam … (Onnaanaam Kunnil Oradikkunnil, 1985), Neeyarinjo Mele Manathu … (Kandu Kandarinju, 1985), etc.
  • He owns a house at Burj Khalifa.
  • He also owns a stock broking company called Hedge Equities.
  • He is a big fan of cricket.
  • He is a very religious & spiritual person. He used to travel all over the world and visit many spiritual places for better concentration and focus.
  • He wrote the screenplay of the Malayalam film Swapnamalika (2011), which was directed by K.A Devarajan.
  • He is an independent director of Clenergen India Private Limited.
  • He plans to launch few schools to enter the cash-rich education segment.