The actor was reportedly undergoing treatment for a kidney-related ailment for some time and breathed his last in a private hospital in Kochi.
A policeman by profession, George made his debut in movies with the 1976 Malayalam film ‘Amba Ambika Ambaalika’. The actor has worked with many veteran filmmakers including Ramu Kariat, KG George, Padmarajan, and Joshiy. The policeman turned actor has appeared in over 75 films. Some of his notable films include ‘Chanakyan’, ‘Adharvam’, ‘Innale’, ‘Sangham’, and ‘Peruvannapurathe Visheshangal’.
Mollywood celebrities including Mohanlal, Mammootty have taken to their respective social media handles to bid adieu to the late actor.
“Tributes to dear George,” Mohanlal penned, grieving the demise of PC George.
Megastar Mammootty expressed condolences on the demise of the late actor.
The policeman-turned-actor’s funeral will be held at St. Joseph Bethlehem Church, Karukutty, Thrissur today. PC George is survived by his wife Kochumary, daughters Kanakambali, Kanchana, and son Saban Rijo.