Manoj Guinness is a stage performer, comedian and actor who is active in malayalam television. With 25 years of experience with mimicry, Manoj has performed his talent on various stages in different countries.
Manoj hails from Ernakulam, Kerala. Manoj did his schooling from Govt High School Ambalamugal ad Gateway High School. Manoj completed his college education from Al-Ameen College Edathala Aluva. During his school and college days, Manoj performed Mimicry on stage. He has three siblings. His younger brother Ajith appeared in ‘Elayanila’ and ‘Minnale’ aired in Jeevan TV. Ajith worked as scriptwriter for the film ‘Maniratnam’ which had Fahad Faasil in lead role.
Manoj started his career as a mimicry artist in Cochin Century. He later shifted to Cochin Guiness, a popular mimicry troupe. Manoj was blessed to appear in various shows conducted across the state. Few years later, Manoj started his own troupe named ‘Navodaya’. He appeared in ‘Cinemala’ imitating Kerala politician V S Acthuthanadan.
Manoj anchored ‘Comedy Capsule’, a live comedy show on Jeevan TV. During the while, Manoj acted in films like ‘Mazhathulli Kilukkam’, ‘Nasrani’, ‘Chocolate’ and Azhakadal’. It was ‘Badayi Bungalow’, modelled on the show ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ directed by Diana Silvester which gave him more recognition and fame. He played a character role in the film ‘My God’ directed by M Mohan.