A finding of the Malayalam theatre doyen Shri N N Pillai, Rajan P Dev had deep roots in Malayalam professional drama stages. His portrayal of Kochubaba in S L Puram’s play “Kattu Kuthira”, in the late seventies was vastly noticed. Though entered film industry in early eighties he came to lime light with characters in films like “Lal Salam” and “Indrajalam”. Breaking his image from a heartless villain, he slowly shifted to comedy roles in which he is more familiar with the present day Malayalam audience. Rajan P Dev also felt his presence in other language films like Tamil, Telugu and Kannada.
In this noted journalist, Shri P M Binukumar tries a linear narration through the life of Rajan P Dev. Binukumar evenly mixes both family life and artistic life of this great actor.