Mamukkoya is a popular Malayalam comedian actor. His unique usage of Mappila dialect and style marks his presence in the industry. He has acted in more than 450 Malayalam films and is the first winner of State award for Best Comedian in Malayalam cinema. He is born to Chalikandiyil Muhammed and Imbachi Ayisha on born 5 July 1946. He has a brother Koyakutty. He had his primary education from MM High School, Calicut. He is married to Suhara. The couple have four children, Muhammed Nisar, Shahitha, Nadiya and Abdul Rasheed. He is residing in Beypore near Kozhikode. Mamukkoya started his career as a theatre actor. He got his chance in the film industry through Anyarude Bhoomi (1979). His second entry to Malayalam cinema was through Sibi Mayils movie Doore Doore Oru Koodu Koottam.