Mollywood superstar Mohanlal turned 61 years old on Friday, May 21. Malayalam film fraternity and fans extended heartfelt greetings to the complete actor through social media.
Stars including Mammootty, Prithviraj, Manju Warrier, Tovino Thomas, Dulquer Salmaan and many others greeted Mohanlal on his birthday.
Sharing an old pic from the movie ‘Harikrishnans’ Mammootty wrote ‘Happy Birthday Dear Lal’.
Extending birthday greetings to Mohanlal, Prithviraj shared a pic from the set of Lucifer.
“This was Day 1 of Lucifer shoot. If not for the pandemic, we should have been shooting Empuraan by now. Will hopefully get there soon enough. Happy birthday Stephen! Happy birthday AbRaam. Happy birthday Laletta!,” penned Prithviraj.
Manju Warrier who shared screen space with Mohanlal in many movies including ‘Lucifer’, ‘Odiyan’ and the upcoming movie ‘Marakkar-Arabikadalinte Simham’ penned a heartfelt note wishing happy birthday to the star.
“Happy Birthday Laletta! Your age is the number of years LIFE has been enjoying YOU!!! Wishing you joy and peace in even more abundance!,” wrote Manju.
Director Priyadarshan, Mohanlal's best friend took to his Facebook page and shared a video which portryaed his best scenes from selected movies.
Sharing an old pic of Mohanlal, Dulquer Salmaan penned an adorable note for the actor who has been entertaining generations.
“Wishing our dearest Lalettan a very happy birthday !! May you continue to entertain, amaze and win our hearts through countless films and unforgettable characters !!,” wrote Dulquer.
Unni Mukundan addressed Mohanlal as the God of Mollywood while extending birthday greetings to him. He also shared a pic clicked on the set of ‘Janata Garage’.
Tamil actress Radikaa Sarathkumar who shared screen space with Mohanlal in ‘Ittymaani’ (2019) and ‘Koodum Thedi’ (1985) and addressed Mohanlal as ‘Our Pride’ while extending birthday greetings.
“Happy Birthday to an actor I admire a lot, wishing you more strength and love @Mohanlal #Laletta our pride,” wrote the actress.
Tollywood star Venkatesh Daggubati greeted Mohanlal on his birthday and hailed him as a naturally talented actor and complete human being.
“Happy birthday to the most naturally talented actor and the complete human being @Mohanlal Wishing nothing but the best for you,” tweeted Venkatesh.
Suresh Gopi shared a photo collage that featured him along with Mohanlal in movies including ‘Manichithrathazhu’.
“Happy Birthday dear Lal,” tweeted Suresh Gopi.
“Wishing The Complete Actor Shri Mohanlal sir a very Happy Birthday. May GOD always bless you, Suchi, Appu & Maya with a long, happy, healthy, peaceful and prosperous life. Have a wonderful Birthday,” wrote singer Chithra on her Facebook page.
Singers Sujatha Mohan, G Venugopal and many others greeted Mohanlal.
Mollywood stars Dileep, Nivin Pauly, Kunchacko Boban, Indrajith, Samyuktha Menon, Anusree, Anu Sithara, Aju Varghese and others penned warm greetings to the complete actor on his birthday.
Mohanlal made his acting debut with ‘Manjil Virinja Pookkal’ directed by Faasil in 1980.
Completing four decades in the industry, the versatile actor has been continuing his journey with more than 300 films, mesmerising characters and a huge number of awards in his credit.
He was last seen in Jeethu Joseph’s ‘Drishyam 2’ which had an OTT release. His fans are eagerly waiting for the release of ‘Marakkar-Arabikadalinte Simham’ directed by Priyadarshan. The makers have announced that the movie will hit the theatres on August 12.