Akhil Kutty is an Indian actor who is popularly known for his work in the Malayalam film industry. He has been a part of films like Pappanate Priyapetta Padmini (2021) and Virgin (2020).
Akhil Kutty was born in 1996, (age 25 years; by 2021) in Nedumangad, Kerala, India. He attended Government Technical High School Nedumangad for his primary and secondary education. Later, he joined Government Polytechnic College, Neyyattinkara to study Diploma in Computer Engineering.
Height (approx.): 5′ 8″
Eye Colour: black
Hair Color: black
parents and siblings
Akhil Kutty’s father’s name is Bhunavchandran, and he works as a rubber tapping worker. His mother’s name is Shobha Kumari.
Akhil Kutty ventured into the field of acting and drama during his school days. He was very fond of doing mimicry. He was appointed as the secretary of the Arts Club in the college. During an interview the actor recalled that his friend Akhil Chempjanthi had brought him into the field of comedy. Akhil Chempjanthi was a professional comedian who competed till the semi-finals of a comedy contestant show ‘Smile Please’. After finishing his studies and working at Techno Park, he joined the mimicry troupe. His uncle who worked with him introduced him to the Kalamandir troupe. After seeing this, he invited me to join the group as a dancer. They gradually began collaborating on sketches. The following year, he made his debut with ‘Comedy Express’. His team was auditioning for the first time in ‘Comedy Express’. He later came on the show as a replacement. The team of ‘Superstar’ reached the semi-finals but were eliminated later. Soon after his elimination was announced, Akhil Kutty fainted and fell on the stage. When asked about the incident, he said,
The team of superstars has reached the semi-finals. When the team got eliminated at Elimination, I thought everything was going viral. Actually, I’m not depressed, I’m dizzy because of fatigue. Anyway, it made more people recognize me.”
Kutty Akhil got his first break from Asianet’s comic reality show ‘Comedy Express’. His troupe, ‘Black and White’ won season 2 of the television show Comedy Stars. While working in Comedy Stars, Akhil also anchored a few episodes. Though the artist has acted in several films, the one that stands out in his career so far is ‘Mohan Kumar Fans’, starring Kunchacko Boban and Asif Ali.
With the Malayalam short film “Virgin”, she made her feature debut. He also appeared in the television series “Premier Padmini” in 2021. Apart from the film industry, he is an IT employee in “Technopark” (Trivandrum branch). Her fame blew up the roofs after she appeared in almost all the episodes of the top rated channel on YouTube ‘The Premiere Padmini’. Some of the most famous episodes are – ‘Oru Lockdown Aparatha,’ ‘Palakkadan Thambi,’ ‘Unlocked Aparatha’ and the latest ‘Lollipop’ – a thriller web series. Kutty Akhil also won the Special Jury Award by Kalakeralam Gurupriya TV Award for his roles on the channel. Akhil hopes that one day, he will play roles that are shades of gray for him, and we hope his hard work and dedication will pay off and we get to see more of him on the silver screen. Some of the most famous episodes are – ‘Oru Lockdown Aparatha,’ ‘Palakkadan Thambi,’ ‘Unlocked Aparatha’ and the latest ‘Lollipop’ – a thriller web series. Kutty Akhil also won the Special Jury Award by Kalakeralam Gurupriya TV Award for his roles on the channel. Akhil hopes that one day, he will play roles that are shades of gray for him, and we hope his hard work and dedication will pay off and we get to see more of him on the silver screen.
In 2022, Akhil Kutty became a part of one of the most controversial show Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 4. Bigg Boss Malayalam 4 continues to enthrall the audience with its diverse contestants. Like the last season, this time too TV superstars will be seen in the show, Kutti Akhil and dancer Dilsha Prasanna. Kutty Akhil, often known as Akhil Nair, is a prominent Malayalam television comedian. He rose to prominence after his team won the second season of ‘Comedy Stars’. Akhil is known for his sense of humor and humorous skits. Television audiences love her chemistry with comedians Noby Marcos and Pashanam Shaji. On the other hand, the actor played a villainous role in the famous drama ‘Karuthamuthu’. His personality Aromal is still fresh in the minds of TV viewers. Dilsha Prasanna, on the other hand, became a household name after appearing as a participant in the dance reality show ‘D4 Dance’. Some of her breathtaking dancing performances from the show are still doing the rounds on social media. After the dancing show, she appeared as a contestant in the adventure show ‘Dare the Fear’. She also finished second in the celebrity contest. Later, she tried her hand at acting in the TV series ‘Kanakanmani’. There is still a huge online fan base for Dilsha’s dance videos.
The number of viewers of Bigg Boss is increasing day by day. The difference in tasks and the excellent performance of the contestants provide a curious experience to the audience. Five weeks have passed since Bigg Boss Malayalam 4 was launched. But as we entered the sixth week, there was still some curiosity as to who would be the new captain. This was the main theme in the last episode. But ending all the wait a new captain was announced. Akhil has become the captain this time due to his excellent performance in the captaincy work. With this Akhil became the captain for the second time. Bigg Boss Malayalam 4 is full of fun games and tasks. The Captaincy Task will consider the contestants who have secured the best ranking by their performance in the weekly task in the last two days. Bigg Boss himself had given this information to the contestants. Bigg Boss said that three people should be selected for the captaincy task.
“We all understood Robin’s game here to see him as the victim. He’s trying to show that he’s the only one here and everyone else is against him. He’s trying to gain sympathy and win over the audience. We have seen this game plan on the show before and we are not encouraging it here,” clarified Akhil.
Facts / Trivia
- Akhil Kutty’s real name is Akhil Nair. Talking about how Akhil Kutty got his name, he said,
My real name is Akhil Nair. Nair is no longer used. instead of ‘child’. There is a story behind it. When I was studying at Neyyattinkara Polytechnic College, we had five or six Akhils in our batch, many in initials. I was more consistent with superiors. They started calling me ‘Kutti’ in front of my name so that I could identify them quickly. I was the youngest in the ‘all-group’ in form and age. The first was ‘Coach Akhil’. It was later called and it became ‘Child’. With this, everyone including the principal and teachers of the college started calling him ‘child’. The teachers used to call him only ‘child’. Became a ‘kid’ for juniors.”
- Akhil is a comedian as well as a great dancer. His inspiration for dancing is Michael Jackson. During an interview he said,
I will perform a 7 minute solo dance performance by Michael Jackson. That’s what I did in college. Seeing this, he took me to the troupe as a dancer. Slowly I started collaborating in skits. By the next year, ‘Comedy Express’ had arrived. I came to the show as a replacement. I will perform a 7 minute solo dance performance by Michael Jackson. That’s what I did in college. Seeing this, he took me to the troupe as a dancer. Slowly I started collaborating in skits. By the next year, ‘Comedy Express’ had arrived. I came to the show as a replacement.”
- During the reality show Bigg Boss, a marriage proposal was made to Akhil, a popular member of the Bigg Boss house. Suchitra, Dhanya, Lakshmi Priya and Akhil were invited to Akhil’s marriage proposal. Suchitra was saying that there is a little boy sitting here, waiting for a hundred winds, dear friends. Lakshmi and Dhanya said that it was our own chicken. But Suraj’s comment was that 100 sovereigns is not enough. Later Suchitra teases Akhil by saying that he should not buy this money by giving dowry. Akhil’s counterattack on this was that if you want, you can buy it if you get it on offer. Dhanya says if you have fine hair and wide lips then you can plant like a good palm tree without dowry. Suchitra also said that in such a situation it may fall. Akhil blushed on hearing this. Dhanya and Suchitra made fun of Akhil for this.