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Suriya Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1975
Place of Birth Coimbatore, India
Age 45 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
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Saravanan Sivakumar, known by his stage name Suriya, is an Indian actor, producer and TV presenter known for his work in Tamil cinema. Among its awards are three Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, four Male Filmfare Awards, two Edison Awards, a Film Express Award, a CineMAA Award and a Vijay Award. Based on Indian celebrity earnings, Suriya has been listed six times on the Forbes 100 Indian Celebrity list. After making her Nerukku Ner debut, Suriya got a breakout role in Nandha and then had her first major commercial success with the horror film Kaakha Kaakha. After award-winning performances by a crook in Pithamagan and a humpback man in Perazhagan, he plays a man with anterograde amnesia, in the 2005 blockbuster Ghajini. He became a star with two roles of father and son in Gautham Menon's semi-autobiographical novel, Vaaranam Aayiram.

Born Saravanan Sivakumar, July 23, 1975, Madras, Tamil Nadu, India
Alma mater Loyola College, Chennai
Occupation Actor, producer, television host
Years active 1997–present
Children 2
Parent(s) Sivakumar
Relatives Karthi (brother), Brindha (sister)
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About Suriya

Popular Tamil film actor who became known to audiences for his starring roles in Maattrraan, Vel, and Perazhagan. In 2013, Forbes India listed him as #33 on their list of 100 top celebrities.

Suriya before fame

Born Saravanan Sivakumar, he worked for a textile factory for six months, without anyone suspecting that his parents were movie stars.

Achievement of Suriya

As one of the most successful Tamil actors, he won multiple Tamil Nadu State Film Awards and several Filmfare Awards South.

Suriya family life

He was the oldest of three children of the renowned Tamil actor Sivakumar. He married Jyothika in 2006. The couple has a daughter named Diya and a son named Dev.

Associations of Suriya

His brother Karthi also became a well-known Tamil film actor.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Suriya

  • Former students of the Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan school
  • Winner of an International Tamil Movie Award
  • Recipients of the Kalaimamani Prize
  • Loyola College, Alumni of Chennai
  • The male actor is from Chennai
  • Winner of the Tamil Nadu State Cinema Award
  • Male Filmfare Awards Winner

Latest information about Suriya updated on June 14 2021.