‘Thoovanathumbikal’ actor Dr Alex is no more..
Dr. M. M. Alex who portrayed the evergreen character of bus owner Babu in Malayalam’s cult movie Thoovanathumbikal died here after a severe heart attack on Tuesday.
The villain of many south Indian films went into hibernation for research study to become a strategist and scientist in human life sciences.
He was one of the rare souls who blended the essence of ancient wisdom in new age intelligence.
Academically a physicist, he did research for 30 years. Dr Alex has over 220 unique documentations to his credit, on topics covering all walks of life.
Alex was residing in Chennai with his family. He is survived by his wife and two children. The last rites will be held on June 25 at St Paul’s Orthodox church, Kottayam.