Actor Rizabawa Passes Away
Actor Risabava passes away at a private hospital in Kochi. He was 54. Risabava has played roles in over 120 Malayalam films. His memorable cast as “John Honai” in “In Harihar Nagar” remains timeless. Risabava won the state award for dubbing in 2010.
Risabava was born on 24 September 1966 in Kochi and did his schooling at St.Sebastin’s in Thoppumpady. He debuted into films after stage performances in Drama. Risabava made his first appearance in “Vishupakshi” in 1984 though the movie never hit theatres. The break came in form of 1990 Innocent starrer “Pashupathi” following which, Risabava earned a long series of film roles.
Rizabawa was undergoing treatment for kidney-related ailments and had been keeping a distance from the film industry for a long time. Rizabawa took to acting through plays in his youth and later landed a role in the film ‘Vishupakshi’ in 1984. But unfortunately, the film never saw the light of day.