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Achani Ravi passes away at 90 film maker Achani Ravi last rites and funeral

News oi-Kushmita Rana | Published: Sunday, July 9, 2023, 6:33 [IST]

Achani Ravi Passes Away: Famous Malayalam film producer and businessman Achani Ravi i.e. Ravindranath Nair passed away on Saturday. He breathed his last at his home in Kollam at the age of 90. The last rites will be performed in his hometown only. He is survived by his children Prathap Nair, Prakash Nair and Preeta Nair. According to reports, his wife Usha Rani passed away in 2013. She was a famous singer. Achani Ravi started his career as a producer in the film industry and established a banner called General Pictures during the 1970s to 1980s. In his banner, he made many famous films in Malayalam. He was given the nickname Achani after his film Achani, which released in 1973. Achani Ravi’s career Another biggest achievement in Achani Ravi’s career was that his film Thampu was recently screened at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival. It was directed by late filmmaker G. Aravindan and produced by Achani Ravi. Popular movies of Achani Ravi Some of her popular movies are Kanchana Seetha, Thampu, Kummatti, Esthappan, Pokkuvayil, Elippathayam, Manju, Mukhamukham, Anantharam and Vidheyan. In his illustrious career, he was honored with 20 National Awards for his films. He also received the JC Daniel Award and the Kerala State Film Award for his contribution to the Malayalam film industry. Achani Ravi’s family Achani Ravi was born in a wealthy business family in Kollam and took over his father’s cashew business. His business Vijayalakshmi Cashew is known as the best and high quality cashew industry in Kerala. Apart from being a producer and businessman, he was also a social worker. He built a public library in Kollam and was also its secretary. Stay updated with all the news from the film industry and get movie reviews Allow Notifications You have already subscribed English summary Achani Ravi passes away at 90 film maker Achani Ravi last rites and funeral Story first published: Sunday, July 9, 2023, 6:33 [IST]


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