Mollywood mourns the sad demise of actor Captain Raju
Veteran actor Captain Raju’s demise on Monday has left the Mollywood celebrities and Malayalam film viewers in shock. Actors including Mohanlal, Mammootty, Prithviraj and Nivin Pauly have expressed their condolences through their social media handles. Prithviraj posted, “Rest in peace Raju achaya. And thank you for the memories. It’s a privilege to have known you and worked with you!”
Here is what Dulquer Salmaan posted, “Was just watching Avanazhi the other day. The captain was a wonderful human being. Warm and kind. Had his own style and charisma and gave us some of the most memorable characters in Malayalam. RIP sir. Love and prayers to the family. “
“RIP Malayalam Film Actor #CaptainRaju I will never forget the time that I spend with you, enormous number of films you lived as real life charector etched in our memory..”said Resul Pookutty on his twitter handle.
Aged 68, the actor has starred over 500 Malayalam films. The last film in which the actor has appeared was Masterpiece. He has also appeared in several Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and English films. His notable works includes Nadodikkattu, Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha, C.I.D. Moosa and Aavanazhi.