Anoop Krishnan is an Indian actor, film director, and anchor who mainly works in the Malayalam film industry. He is best known for playing the role of ‘Kalyan’ in the Malayalam television series “Seetha Kalyanam” (2018).
Anoop Krishnan was born on Monday, 7 May 1990 (age 31 years; as of 2021) in Pattambi, Palakkad, Kerala. His zodiac sign is Taurus. He did his primary schooling at Muthuthala’s AUP School and high school at PHS Pallippuram. He then did his higher secondary from GVHSE Koppam. Thereafter, he completed his B.A. Literature from SNGS & Co-Operative College, Pattambi.
Height (approx.): 5′ 9″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Family & Caste
Anoop Krishnan is a Malayali. Instagram Anoop’s father, Unnikrishnan K, is a railway mail servant, and his mother, K. M. Shobhana Devi, is a homemaker. He has a brother, Akhilesh Krishnan, who is a high school teacher. He also has a sister, Akhila Krishnan, who is a college lecturer.
Anoop Krishnan started his acting career in 2010 with the film “Face in Facebook.” Unfortunately, the film got shelved due to technical reasons. He then switched to anchoring and worked as an anchor for shows like Malabar Maholtsavam, DTPC Onam fest, and the National Games closing ceremony.
Anoop made his film debut in 2013 with the Malayalam film “Daivathinte Swantham Cleetus” in which he played a shopkeeper. It was followed by the film “Praise the Lord” (2014). In 2015, he played the role of ‘Raman Namboothiri’ in the Sanskrit film “Ishti.” The film was screened at the Indian Panorama of IFFI held in Goa in the year 2016.
Some of his Malayalam films include “Sarvopari Palakkaran” (2017), “Ammamarathanalil” (2017), “Contessa” (2018), and “Ajagajantharam” (2021). He made his television debut in 2018 with the TV series “Seetha Kalyanam.” He played the role of ‘Kalyanam’ in the series and gained immense popularity.
Anoop turned director with the suspense thriller short film ‘Deja Vu’ (2019). He has worked as an anchor in more than 80 stage shows (as of 2021) in India and abroad.
In 2021, he appeared as a contestant in the reality TV show “Bigg Boss Malayalam 3.”
- Beverage: Black Tea
- Actor(s): Mammootty, Mohanlal
- Sport: Cricket
- Cricketer: MS Dhoni
- He likes travelling in his leisure time.
- He is fond of dogs and has a pet dog.
- Anoop is very particular about his fitness and visits the gym regularly.
- He reduced 11 kgs of weight for his Sanskrit film “Ishti.” Anoop even learnt making Kathakali ornaments and handicrafts for the film.