Kaithapram Damodaran Namboothiri (popularly known as Kaithapram(കൈതപ്രം)) is a noted malayalam Poet, Lyrist, Music director, Actor, Singer, Screenwriter, and Great Performer of Carnatic Music.
He is son of a well known singer late Keshavan Namboothiri popularly known as Kannadi Bhagavathar.
As a Lyrist
His first Lyrist venture was in "Ennennum Kannettante" directed by Shri Fazil. "Devadundubi Ragalayam" song in this movie was a great hit. He has written lyrics for more than 300 songs.
As an Actor
He has played the character of a Classic or Semi-Classic Singer in most of the films that he has acted. Some of the well known films that he has acted: