Veteran actor Malayalam Sathar dies

Veteran Malayalam actor Sathar you've passed away at the age of 67. The actor took his last breath, Tuesday morning in a hospital in Aluva, Kerala. Sathar was suffering from a liver ailment and was undergoing treatment for the same.

The last rites will take place today, late at 4 pm in Padinjare Juma Masjid, Kodungallur .

A native of Kodungalloor, Sathar made his debut in showbiz with A. Vincent director 'Anaavaranam'. Sathar 's passion for films started while he was in college. It was then I found the audition for a Prem Nazir starrer Sathar applied and got the role for 'Anaavarnam'.

In spite of starting his acting career as a lead actor, Sathar is known for his antagonist characters. In 1970-80, he has excelled in movies, handling villain roles.

'Sharapanjaram', 'Avalude Ravikal', ' 22 Kottayam Female 'are some of his remarkable movies. The 2014 film, 'Parayan Bakki Vechath' is the actor's last movie. With about 300 movies to his credit, Sathar has made his mark in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films.