Ibrahim Kutty has an enviable handle – he’s the youthful brother of Mammootty. The main Malayalam actor is ‘Ichakka’ to Ibrahim Kutty and the remainder of the household. They’re proud to say that Massive B has nonetheless received their backs. When Ibrahim Kutty reminisces about his home, naturally Mammootty is an integral a part of it.
“Our ancestral home, Panapparambu, was located by the lake at Chembu close to Vaikom. It had all of the options of a standard Muslim home. Our father Ismail and mom Fatima had six kids, three boys and three women. The eldest of us is Muhammed Kutty (Mammootty), our Ichakka. I’m the third. Our home was all the time in a celebration temper as a result of all of us lived collectively.
“Father was a wholesale service provider of cloths and rice. Our household was additionally into paddy farming. When Ichakka joined a pre-degree course, father constructed a brand new home only a kilometre away from our ancestral home. Ichakka had a particular place within the household as a result of he was the oldest and smartest. He had his personal room. The remainder of the siblings shared rooms. Ichakka all the time took care of us. Even now.
“He all the time wished to be a well-known film actor. After finishing LL.B., he ventured into the flicks. These days, Madras (now Chennai) was the hub of the Malayalam film trade. He shifted to Chennai together with household. Then he grew to become a megastar. He constructed a home in Panampally Nagar when the cinema trade moved to Kochi. He moved to a brand new home at Elamkulam in March, simply two weeks earlier than the COVID-19 lockdown. The home-warming was a modest ceremony attended by just a few family and associates from the film trade.
Although Ichakka grew to become an actor I by no means had a flair for or curiosity in appearing. I returned from Saudi Arabia in 1999. Ichakka was appearing in ‘Pallavoor Devanarayanan’ then. I went to observe the capturing. In the future director Shyama Prasad visited the capturing website. He was engaged on a telefilm. Ichakka requested me why don’t I attempt a hand. Shyam agreed. That was how I by chance began a TV profession. The following 12 months, I acted in a film referred to as ‘Sayahnam’.
I went overseas as quickly as I completed my research. Once I returned, I settled in Tripoonithura. I’ve been dwelling there for 30 years. Initially we lived in rented homes. I didn’t have the monetary safety to construct a home. That’s when Ichakka helped me even with out me asking something from him. He purchased a home for me in Tripoonithura. I’ve been dwelling in that home for 12 years. A 3-bedroom, two-storey home on 5 cents.
I dwell with spouse Semina and kids Maqbool Salman and Tanya. Maqbool has began appearing in films. He acted with Ichakka in ‘Masterpiece’. Although he’s youthful to Dulquer, they share their birthday on July 28. Dulquer and Salmaan are two characters from Islamic historical past. When Ichakka named his son Dulquer Salmaan, I named my son Maqbool Salman.
I used to be all the time curious about cooking. My mom was an ideal cook dinner. Even Ichakka cooks properly. I began a YouTube channel to recover from the boredom of the lockdown. It’s named Ibroos Diary. I current largely conventional Muslim cookery. Now I’ve a variety of viewers. I additionally like gardening. I’ve so many crops within the yard and the terrace. Principally bougainvillea and orchids. I spent the lockdown tending to them.