07 March 2016 Current Affairs: Noted Malayalam actor and comedian Kalabhavan Mani . The actor passed away in Kochi, on, March 6,2016. He was 45.The actor, who had acted in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu movies breathed his last at a private hospital in Kochi, where he was undergoing treatment for liver-related ailments.Mani began his career as a mimicry artist in Kalabhavan made a notable entry as a film actor in the Malayalam movie "Aksharam" in 1995. He is also known for his folk songs and has acted in more than 200 films in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu. He is also a receipent of the National Film Special Jury Award and Kerala State Special Jury Award for his performance in the movie "Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum" in 1999.