|Residence Kochi, Kerala, India|
Siblings Biju K. Jayan
|Name Manoj Jayan|
Years active 1988–present
|Born 15 March 1966 (age 57) (1966-03-15) |
Spouse Asha Jayan (m. 2011), Urvashi (m. 2000–2008)
Parents K.G. Jayan, Jaya Vijaya, V. K. Sarojini
Children Tejalakshmi Jayan, Amrit Jayan
Movies Kaliyachan, Janapriyan, Kerala Varma Pa, Churam, Chamayam
Similar People Urvashi, Kunchacko Boban, Biju Menon, Shaji Kailas, Jayaraj
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Manoj Kadampoothramadam Jayan (born 15 March 1966) is an Indian actor popularly known as Manoj K Jayan who predominantly acts in Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu films. Manoj has won three Kerala State Film Award for Second Best Actor, respectively for his portrayals of Hariharan's 'Kuttan Thampuran' in Sargam (1992), 'Thalakkal Chandu' in Pazhassi Raja (2009) and 'Kunjiraman' in Farook Abdul Rahiman's Kaliyachan. His most critically acclaimed characters are "Kuttan Thampuran" (Sargam), "Digambaran" (Anandabhadram), "Thalakkal Chandu" (Pazhassi Raja).
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He was born to K.G. Jayan (of famous Carnatic musicians Jaya-Vijaya twins) and V.K. Sarojini (School Teacher) at Kottayam in 1966, as their younger son. He has an elder brother Biju. He had his primary education from St. Joseph Convent UPS Kottayam and Sacred Heart Mount High School and preuniversity degree from Government college, Nattakam (Kottayam). Then he joined at Southern Film Institute, Trivandrum to learn acting but discontinued later.
Manoj married film actress Urvashi on 2 May 1999 which ended divorce in 2008. They have a daughter Tejalakshmi born in November 2001. Later he married Asha on 2 March 2011, and they have a son Amrit born on 30 December 2012.