Pratap Pothen Death Reason, News, Cause, Date, Time, Photos, Video, Movie, Daughter, Spouse, Son, Family| Amala Satyanath Pothen:
Pratap Pothen was an Indian actor and filmmaker who acted in about 100 films and directed 12 films. He was found dead in his apartment in Kilpauk, Chennai on 15 July 2022. Pothen was believed to have died due to natural causes
“Rest in peace, Prathap Pothen sir. You will be remembered forever for your incredible work in the film industry.”
He appeared in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu as well as Hindi films.
Pothen’s father was a businessman Kolathinkal Pothan who died when Pratap was 15 years old. In total, Pratap had five siblings, including an elder brother, Hari Pothan, who also worked as a film producer.
Prathap was educated at the Lawrence School, Lovedale in Ooty. Initially, he was interested in painting; however, once he joined college, he started acting in plays with the help of his friends and gradually got more interested in acting than painting. After his graduation from the Madras Christian College, Prathap worked in a Mumbai ad agency as a copywriter. Later he also worked at Sistas Ad Agency and Hindustan Thomson.Pratap married actress Raadhika in 1985, but their marriage did not last long and they separated in 1986. in 1990, he married Amala Sathyanath, with whom he had a daughter, Keya. Their marriage ended after 22 years, in 2012. He was found dead in his apartment in Kilpauk, Chennai on 15 July 2022.Pothen was believed to have died due to natural causes