A decade back, Malayalam stars and their films are only restricted to the Kerala audience. But things have completed changed for the past few years as all Malayalam stars are doing films or at least dubbing their respective films in other languages and impressing other language audiences also. Now, we bring you the list of the top 5 Malayalam stars with the largest fan base.
Most Fan Following Malayalam Hero’s in Mollywood
Mohanlal enjoys a huge fan following in Kerala which is a well-known thing to everyone but his reach and fan base increased in other languages such as Tamil and Telugu in recent times after doing films like Janatha Garage and Kaappaan. Mohanlal films such as Pulimurugan are even dubbed in Telugu as Manyam Puli and impressed the Telugu audiences also. The legendary actor is currently busy with multiple projects in the pipeline.
Muhammad Kutty popularly known as Mammootty has a good fan base across Kerala. He is even a familiar face for Telugu, and Tamil audiences also. After impressing with his acting in the 2019 film, Yatra, news came out that Mammootty is in talks for a key role in Akhil Akkineni’s upcoming film, Agent.
3. Prithviraj Sukumaran
Apart from doing lead roles in Malayalam films, Prithviraj has earlier acted in a few Tamil and Telugu movies. Prithviraj has a good fan base across Southern states. His next project is Kuruthi is gearing up for a direct OTT release on Amazon Prime Video soon.
4. Dulquer Salmaan
Being one of the leading heroes from contemporary times in Malayalam, Dulquer Salmaan has been doing films in other languages such as Hindi, Telugu and Tamil. Apart from having multiple projects in Malayalam, Dulquer is doing a multilingual period war drama under the direction of Tollywood director Hanu Raghavapudi.
5. Fahadh Faasil
Being a brilliant performer, Fahadh Faasil enjoys a good fan base in Kerala. He is even a familiar face in Tamil and soon going to debut in Telugu with Allu Arjun and Sukumar’s pan-India project, Pushpa.