Veteran Malayalam actor Nedumudi Venu died on Monday at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. He was 73 years old. Nedumudi Venu was admitted to the hospital due to health complications. Following the news of Nedumudi Venu’s death, celebs from the Malayalam film industry paid tribute to the veteran actor. Southern cinema superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran condoled Nedumudi Venu in a tweet, referring to the late actor as a “legend”: “Farewell Venu Uncle! Your body of work and your expertise on the craft will always be researched for generations to come. Will be content! Rest in peace legend,” he tweeted.
— Prithviraj Sukumaran (@PrithviOfficial) 11 October 2021
A “heartbroken” Dulquer Salmaan posted this note for Nedumudi Venu: “Rest in Peace Venu Uncle! One of our finest actors and one of the kindest human beings ever.”
Tributes also poured in from the likes of actor-director Revathi, who wrote: “Missing you with so much love and respect. May the simple thoughts you shared to improve my performances always be a lesson dedicated to you.” May your loved ones be blessed with the courage to accept your departure. With lovely memories.”
Late actor Nedumudi Venu was also mourned by Parvathy Thiruvothu, Nivin Pauly and Namitha. “I consider myself incredibly lucky to be able to work with this masterclass of an actor and the most wonderful, loving human being. Charlie and now Puzhu, right before they leave. What a terrible loss. I am his I salute the artistry. I have an incredible enthusiasm for the craft that they have given me through their work as an actor,” wrote Parvati.
I will never forget the love and guidance you gave me in my first film. I will always cherish the fact that I started my journey with you. We will miss you Venu Chetta. ????
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— Nivin Polly (@NivinOfficial) 11 October 2021
— Siddharth (@Actor_Siddharth) 11 October 2021
Nedumudi Venu, who entered the world of acting as a theater artist, made his debut in Malayalam cinema with G Aravindan’s 1978 film. thumb. In a career spanning over 40 years, Nedumudi Venu acted in versatile roles. Aaravam, Oridathoru Falwan And Kallam Pavitrini Here are some of his most famous films. Nedumudi Venu won two National Awards and a Special Jury Mention in his career.