Fahadh Faasil's latest release Malik is currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Fahadh Faasil becomes a 'man of the hour' every time his new film comes out. COVID-19 pandemic did not stop the talented star to entertain his fans. In one year, Fahadh had four films released on OTT platforms including C U Soon (Amazon Prime Video), Irul (Netflix), Joji (Amazon Prime Video) and the latest being Malik (Amazon Prime Video). With his every outing, the new lot of fans get added to his base and for obvious reasons.
As it's Malik week, take this quiz and see how well you know about Fahadh and his incredible journey in the movies.
1. Fahadh Faasil made his acting debut in 2002 with his father Fazil's directorial Kaiyethum Doorath. However, soon after that, the actor went on a sabbatical and came back to acting after five years. With an image change, Fahadh was featured in the 2007 release Kerala Cafe, an anthology.
2. In his career of more than 15 years, Fahadh has featured in several thriller films namely Chaappa Kurishu, 22 Female Kottayam, Friday, Red Wine, D Company, 1 by Two, Take Off, Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum, Athiran to name a few.
3. As a director, Dileesh Pothan has directed three films and all of them starred Fahadh Faasil. They are Maheshinte Prathikaaram, Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum and the latest being Joji.
4. Nimir directed by Priyadarshan released in 2018 and starred Udhayanidhi Stalin, Namitha Pramod and Parvatii Nair in the lead roles.
5. After winning hearts with his performance in Malayalam films, Fahadh Faasil made his Tamil debut in 2017 with the movie Velaikkaran. He then starred in blockbuster Super Deluxe and has now been roped in to play the leading role alongside Kamal Haasan and Vijay Sethupathi in Vikram.
6. C U Soon marked the second directorial of Mahesh Narayanan after Take Off. The film was shot entirely during the COVID-19 lockdown and starred Fahadh Faasil, Roshan Mathew and Darshana Rajendran in the lead roles.
7. Amal Neerad directorial Iyobinte Pusthakam starred Fahadh Faasil, Lal and Jayasurya in the lead roles along with Isha Sharvani. The film featured Fahadh as the antagonist Aloshy.
8. Editor Mahesh Narayan made his directorial debut with Take Off which featured Kunchacko Boban, Parvathy Thiruvothu and Fahadh Faasil. The 2017 release went on to become a blockbuster at the box office.
9. The 2014 release Bangalore Days is written and directed by Anjali Menon. A story revolving around three cousins played by Nazriya Nazim, Nivin Pauly and Dulquer Salmaan, also featured Fahadh Faasil as a no-nonsense person and onscreen husband of his real-life wife.
10. In his eventful career, Fahadh Faasil has won several accolades which include one National Film Award and three Kerala State Film Awards.
4. Maheshinte Prathikaaram
7. The Brothers Karamazov
9. Motocross Bike Racer
10. Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum
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