Famous Malayalam Director and Scriptwriter Dennis Joseph Passes Away – Kerala CM Condoles Demise
The famous Malayalam director and scriptwriter Dennis Joseph passed away at a private hospital in Kerala due to a heart attack on Monday (10th May 2021).
Kera CM Pinarayi Vijayan said Dennis scripted many films that still linger in the audience’s minds. He added that Joseph’s notable screenplays contributed to making art films more acceptable to the people. He also added that Joseph’s demise is a great loss to the Malayalam film industry.
Dennis made his film debut in 1985 with a screenplay for Eeran Sandhya. He directed many hit films, including Thudarkatha, Agrajan, Appu and Adharvam. His films were crucial in bringing out many stars, especially Mammooty.