Krishnan Namboothiri P.R. was
born on May 5, 1968. His father is Kathakali Natan late Raman Namboothiri and mother is Smt. Rajam.
After his Pre-Degree learned Kathakali under the guidance of Sri. Chandramana Govindan Namboothiri at Natyarangam Kathakali School. Expertised in 'Minukku' (Sthree) characters namely Damayanthi, Lalitha, Panchaly etc. Also talented in 'Pacha' characters namely Arjunan, Bheeman, Kuchan etc. Regularly perform Kathakali in temples and Kathakali clubs.