Well known actor and mimicry artist Abi died in Kochi. He was 52. Actor Shane Nigam, who has emerged as one of the young heroes in Malayalam after his roles in Kismath, C/O Saira Banu and Parava, is Abi’s son.
Abi was one of the shining stars of mimicry stages and has performed in some of the prestigious mimics groups from Kochi. He has also acted in several films like Nayam Vyakthamakkunnu, Sainyam, Mimics Action 500, Aniyathipravu, Rasikan and Happy Wedding.
One of his popular characters in mimicry was that of ‘Aamina thatha’. Abi has done several TV shows as well.