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5 Best Dileep films to stream on Sun NXT - CID Moosa, Meesha Madhavan, and more

Here are the 5 Best Malayalam films of popular actor Dileep you can stream on Sun NXT. The list includes blockbuster movies CID Moosa, Meesha Madhavan, and more. 

5 Best Dileep films to stream on Sun NXT - CID Moosa, Meesha Madhavan, and more
CID Moosa and Meesha Madhavan official posters

Last Updated: 10.17 PM, Apr 28, 2024


Dileep is now all set to bounce back with some promising projects in his kitty. After a prolonged low phase in his career, the popular actor of Malayalam cinema is now back on track with the decent box office performance of his latest outing, Pavi Caretaker. Now, let us have a look at the 5 Best films of Dileep you can watch on Sun NXT and OTTPlay Premium, if you are missing the actor in his best form on celluloid.

5 Best Dileep films to watch on Sun NXT and OTTPlay Premium

CID Moosa

Director: Johny Antony

Cast: Dileep, Murali, Kochin Haneefa, Oduvil Unnikrishnan, Harisree Ashokan, Bhavana


Dileep played the role of Moolankuzhiyil Sahadevan, who adapts the name CID Moosa after he starts a new career as a private detective, in the Johny Antony directorial. CID Moosa, which is one of the finest comedy films ever made in Malayalam cinema, was a massive box office success and eventually earned cult status.

Meesha Madhavan

Director: Lal Jose

Cast: Dileep, Jagathy Sreekumar, Oduvil Unnikrishnan, Harisree Ashokan, Kavya Madhavan

This Lal Jose directorial, which featured Dileep in the titular role, established the actor as the ‘Janapriyanayakan’ of Malayalam cinema. The actor-producer played the role of Madhavan, the golden-hearted thief from a small-town Kerala village named Chekku, in the blockbuster movie, which has a wonderful soundtrack. If you are willing to ignore the problematic ‘rape joke’ scene, you can enjoy this film on Sun NXT and OTTPlay Premium.

Kalyana Raman

Director: Shafi

Cast: Dileep, Innocent, Lal, Lalu Alex, Salimkumar, Navya Nair, Kunchacko Boban

Dileep played the role of Thekkedathu Ramankutty, a wedding organizer and chef in this Shafi directorial, which was a major box office success. The movie, which depicts the love story of Ramankutty and Gauri (played by Navya Nair), whom he meets at a wedding function, is best known for its exceptional humour by the supporting cast, and memorable songs.


Director: Sibi Malayil

Cast: Dileep, Nedumudi Venu, Jayasudha, Navya Nair, Innocent, Sreenivasan

This Sibi Malayil directorial, which is a heartwarming family entertainer, revolves around the deep bond between Krishnan Kutty Menon and his son Pavan, who is determined to reunite his father with his long-lost lover Sridevi (played by Jayasudha). Nedumudi Venu and Dileep played the father-son duo in the film, which was a major critical and commercial success at the time of its release.


Director: Thulasidas

Cast: Dileep, Kunchacko Boban, Kavya Madhavan, Jagathy Sreekumar, Kalabhavan Mani

Dileep played the role of Ajith, a young man who loses his trust in friendships in this multi-starrer helmed by Thulasidas. Kunchacko Boban played the other protagonist Vijay in the film, which revolves around the friendship between the duo. Kavya Madhavan, the now-wife of Dileep, played the role of his sister and Vijay’s love interest Geethu, in the movie.

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