|Died||5 February 2020(aged 54)|
Naadodigal Gopal was an Indian character actor and comedian who works in Tamil Cinema. He has acted in over 30 films.
Career[edit | edit source]
Originally a farmer, Gopal made his debut Naadodigal (2009) as Ananya's father and the success of the film meant that he appended the film to his stage name. Gopal played Kalaiyarasan and Kaali Venkat's father in Raja Manthiri (2016). His portrayal of Sivakarthikeyan's alcoholic uncle in Namma Veetu Pillai (2019) garnered acclaim. He has since acted in several films with his last film being Naadodigal 2 (2020).
Death[edit | edit source]
Filmography[edit | edit source]
|2013||Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam|
|Raja Manthiri||Karthi and Suriya's father|
|2017||Guru Uchaththula Irukkaru|
|Thiruttu Payale 2|
|Seema Raja||Selvi's adopted father/uncle|
|Namma Veetu Pillai||Arumpon's paternal uncle and Paramu's father in law|
|Adutha Saattai||Aadhi's father|
- Short films
- Wake Up Call (2016)
References[edit | edit source]
- "Naadodigal actor Gopalakrishnan passes away". The Times of India. 5 March 2020. Retrieved 26 July 2020.
- "பிரபல நடிகர் மரணம்! திரைத்துறையினர் அதிர்ச்சி! [Death of a famous actor! Shocking!]". Nakkheeran.
- Suganth, M (16 January 2017). "Raja Mandhiri will be like Aan Paavam: Kaali Venkat". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 July 2020.
- Jeshi, K. (14 April 2016). "A desire for change". The Hindu.