Dileep is popularly known as Janapriyanayakan in the Malayalam industry. His is very famous for his family-oriented roles as well as for his humour sense. Recently, the actor was in news after the excise and service tax department conducted a raid at his house and offices.
The officials said that Dileep had done an evasion on paying the taxes by hiding his renumeration details. The actor responded to this news saying that he was very much surprised after hearing some fake news which are beaseless and also, which are not true.
Dileep said, "I was really pained to hear some TV channels air such news about me. I am a person who has been working hard for the past 18 years and my life is an open book. The officials found just $350. My brother-in-law had just returned from the US and with regards to the cash, I had withdrawn from the bank as construction of my theatre in Chalakudy is going on. I showed the records of the cash that was withdrawn. I have paid all what I had to pay till the month of October this year."
Dileep is currently busy with his movie Ring Master, where he plays the role of a dog trainer. Honey Rose and Keerthi Menaka play the female leads in this movie. The film is directed by Rafi and is said to be a comedy entertainer. His last released movie was Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal, directed by Lal Jose. Rima Kallingal and debutant Parvathi Nambiar played the female leads.