Known for his comic roles, veteran Malayalam actor Jagathy Sreekumar is all set to make a comeback after a gap of six years. Back in 1975, Jagathy made his debut with the film Chattambi Kalyani and in his career spanning over four decades, he has starred in over 500 Malayalam flicks. Soon, the actor will be seen starring in a television commercial for a Thrissur-based water theme park.
The 68-year-old actor met with a road accident in 2012 and was bedridden for over a year. The accident took place near Thenjipalam in Kozhikode district after which the actor was immediately rushed to MIMS Hospital in Kozhikode, where he was treated for a month. He suffered multiple fractures and injuries to the head and underwent several surgeries which affected his memory and ability to speak. Following the tragic incident, Jagathy stepped away from the silver screens.