The great Rundran in Kumkumapoovu is Shanavas. The character Rudran is a good villian who owns a kind heart towards poor and women. With the image of an angry young man in Kumkumapoovu who saved Shalini from getting killed, Shanavas has stolen the hearts of many. Perhaps he is the leading hero of Kumkumapoovu.
Early LifeShanavas was born in Mancheri in Malappuram, Kerala.. He attended HMY Higher Secondary School Manjeri and graduated from NSS College in Manjeri. He then started pursuing a career in acting.