Harisree Ashokan is a Malayalam film actor, who is known for his comedy roles. He has acted in more than 75 films in Malayalam. He has acted as the sidekick of the character played by Dileep in several films.
Asokan is a Diploma Holder of Anjoor in Kerala in Telecomm Engineering. He found work as an Assistant Lineman in 1984 with the Telecomm Department in Cochin, Kerala. He worked until 1987 when he rose to become a Lineman.
Asokan was always interested in acting and was an amateur theatre actor. His style of comedy was watched by Malayali director Siddique during a popular celebration day event. Siddique was impressed and cast him in his latest movie (then Siddique-Lal's second film)- Cheluvil Aalanguyil starring popular Malayali actor Suresh Gopi. Since then Asokan found a role in many films like Godfather, Therasil Malayam, In Harihar Nagar- directed by Siddique-Lal.