Actor Mohanlal Biography
Mohan Lal, is an Indian film actor and producer who works mainly in Malayalam cinema. He has won four National Awards - two Best Actor Awards, one Special Jury Award, and one Award for Best Film (as producer).Mohanlal is the only actor who have got the most number of national award nominations till date, 10 times. He has won nine Kerala State Film Awards including six Best Actor awards, the most times won by any actor. In 2001, the Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri for his contributions to Indian cinema. In 2009, he was granted the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel by the Territorial Army, which was the first instance in the history of Indian cinema of an actor being conferred an honorary Army rank. In 2010, Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit bestowed an honorary doctorate upon him.
Mohanlal was born in Elanthoor Pathanamthitta in Kerala, to Vishwanathan Nair, a lawyer and subsequently law secretary for the Government of Kerala, and Shanthakumari, a h