Prem Nazir

Abdul Khader (7 April 1926 – 16 January 1989), better known by his stage name Prem Nazir (Malayalam: പ്രേം നസീര്‍), was an Indian film actor best known for his work in Malayalam cinema. He is considered one of the all time super stars in Malayalam cinema. He is referred to as the Nithya Haritha Nayakan (Ever Green Hero) of Malayalam cinema.

Nazir holds four acting records in the Indian film industry; for playing the lead role in nearly 610 films, for playing opposite the same heroine in 107 films (with Sheela), for acting in lead roles in thirty nine films which were released in a single year (1979), and for acting opposite eighty heroines. He is regarded as one of the most successful actors in Indian cinema, and is also known for his powerful performances in films like Iruttinte Athmavu, Kallichellamma, Dhwani, Murappennu, Anubhavangal Paalichakal, Padayottam, Vida Parayum Munpe, Azhakulla Saleena, and Nadhi. The Government of India has honoured him with the Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, the third and fourth highest civilian honours respectively, for his contribution towards Indian cinema.

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Prem Nazir - Selected Filmography
... Vanitha Police (1984) Vellam (1984) Vikatakavi (1984) Prem Nazirine Kanmanilla (1983) Aashrayam (1983) Adhipathyam (1983) Adhyathe Anuragam (1983) Angam (1983) Attakkalasam (1983).. ... Nazir (1971).. ... Nazir Ernakulam Junction (1971) Kalithozhi (1971) Lanka Dahanam (1971) Marunnattil Oru Malayali (1971) Moonupukkal (1971) Muthassi (1971) Neethi (1971 ...
Cinema Of Kerala - Landmark Films
... Nair The film launched the genre of professional crime detection movies with Prem Nazir acting as the detective, popularly called, CID, a term wrongly attributed to the detective, but ... It laumched Pre Nazir as a 'CID hero' and he virtually lent his name to three movies, CID Nazir, Taxi Car and Prem Nazirine Kaananilla ... Sundaram Thikkurissy Sukumaran Nair, Prem Nawaz, Ambika First colour film ...
Menaka (actress) - Filmography
... Mukesh Sajan Malayalam 1986 ... Ayalvasi Oru Daridravasi Kaveri Prem Nazir, Nedumudi Venu, Shankar, Seema Priyadarsan Malayalam 1986 ... Naale Njangalude ... Ratheesh K.Vijayan Malayalam 1984 ... Vellam Ambika Madhu, Prem Nazir Hariharan Malayalam 1984 ... Kootinilamkili Mammootty, Shalini Balu Kiriyath Malayalam 033 1984 ...
Sankaradi - Filmography - 1970s
... Priyamvada 1976 Kamadhenu Menon Sasikumar Prem Nazir, Jayan 1975 Cheenavala Konthi Kunchacko Prem Nazir, Jayabharathi 1975 Babumon 1975 Makkal 1975 Ragam 1975 Madhurapathinezhu 1975 Ulsavam 1975 Love ... Sethumadhavan Bahadur, Adoor Bhasi, Prem Nazir, Sathyan, Sheela 1970 Kakkathampuratti 1970 Ambalapravu 1970 Priya 1970 Lottery Ticket 1970 Bheekara Nimishangal 1970 Abhayam 1970 Ezhuthatha ...
Sankaradi - Filmography - 1980s
... Seema, Mohanlal, Shobana 1985 Mukhyamanthri Aleppy Ashraf Prem Nazir, Sreevidya 1985 Boeing Boeing 1985 Ente Ammu Ninte Thulasi Avarude Chakki 1985 Pachavelicham 1985 ... Sankaran Nair Prem Nazir, Sharada, Mohan 1982 Innalenkil Nale I ... Nagamadathu Thamburatti 1981 Theekkali Krishnan Thampi Sasikumar Prem Nazeer, Jayabharathi 1981 Vida Parayum Mumbe Mohan Innocent, Prem Nazir, Nedumudi Venu ...