Gopi started his career as a theater actor at Prasadhana Little Theatres under G. Sankara Pillai. His first stage appearance was in the role of Raaghavan in the play Abhayarthikal. He developed his potentials with his associations and interactions with theater legends like C.N. Sreekantan Nair and Kavalam Narayana Panicker, who though belonging to different schools tried to fashion a contemporary indigenous theater in Malayalam.
Story first published: Monday, January 30, 2012, 11:32 [IST]