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Suriya Sivakumar: Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Best Movies, Biography Wiki

Suriya Sivakumar (Tamil Actor): Age, Height, Wife Name, Family, Career, Networth, Movies List, Biography, Filmography, Upcoming Movies, Wikipedia

Shravan Shiva Kumar is known by the stage name of Surya. He is an Indian Film Actor, Producer, and TV Presenter. Suriya is a South Indian film actor who mostly works in Tamil films. Suriya is one of the highest-paid film actors in the South Indian film industry. Surya has also been included in the list of top 100 Forbes based on the earnings of Indian celebrities. Let us tell you in detail about Tamil film actor Suriya…

Suriya Sivakumar

Suriya Sivakumar: Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Best Movies, Biography Wiki
Birth Name Saravanan Sivakumar
Nick Name Suriya
Profession Actor
Personal Life
Date of Birth 23 July 1975
Age 46 Years
(As of 2022)
Birthplace Madras (Chennai), Tamilnadu, India
Nationality Indian
Home Town Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India
School PSBB Millenum School, Coimbtore, Tamilnadu
College Name The Loyola College, Chennai
Education Qualification B.com (Bachelor of Commerce)
Religion Hindu
Food Habit Vegetarian
Money Factor
Net Worth ₹250 Crores (25 Million)
Fees Per Film ₹20-25 Crores
Yearly Income ₹30 Crores
Monthly Income ₹1.5 Crores
Debut Film Nerrukku Ner (1997)
Awards Filmfare Awards South(4)
Edison Awards(2)
Vijay Awards(5)
Tamil Nadu State Film Awards(3)
Hit Movies Singam (2010)
Singam II (2013)
24 (2016)
Soorarai Pottru (2020)
Jai Bhim (2021)
Upcoming Movies Oh My Dog (2022)
Rocketry – The Nambi Effect (2022)
Viruman (2023)
Suriya 42 (2023)
Marital Status Married
Marriage Date 11 September 2006
Marriage Place The Park Sheraton Hotel, Adyar (Chennai)
Affairs/Girlfriend Jyothika Saravanan
Wife Name Jyothika Saravanan (Actress)
Children(s) 2 Children
  • Son: Dev
  • Daughter: Diya
Parents Father: Sivakumar (Actor)
Mother: Lakshmi Devi
Brother Karthik Siva Kumar
(Karthi, Younger)
Sister(s) Brindha Sivakumar
Other Relatives NA
Favorite Things
Favorite Food Cured Rice
Hobbies Long Drive
Favorite Color Black
FavouriteFilm Iranian Films
FavouriteActor Kamal Hassan
FavouriteActress Trisha

Personal Life of Suriya Sivakumar

Mr. Sarvanan Sivakumar is Known as Suriya in the whole Indian film industry and Suriya is his stage name. Saravanan Sivakumar ‘Suriya’ is an Indian actor, producer, and television presenter. Suriya is a South Indian film actor who mostly works in Tamil films. Suriya is one of the highest-paid film actors in the South Indian film industry.
Saravanan Sivakumar ‘Suriya’ is born on 23 July 1975 in Madras (now in Chennai), Tamil Nadu.Suriya’s Father name is Sivakumar. His father is an actor and his mother’s name is Lakshami. He studied in primary in Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan School, and then he attend St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School in Chennai.
He completes his B.com graduate degree from
Loyola College, Chennai. Suriya has two younger siblings. his younger brother’s name is
Karthi and his sister’s name is Brindha.
Suriya is married to famous actress Jyothika.
the couple is with together for several years.
Suriya and Jyothika got married on 11 September 2006. They have two children named Dev and Diya.

Suriya Sivakumar Family

Suriya was born in a family with a film background. Most of the people in Surya’s family are associated with the film industry. Suriya’s father’s name was Sivakumar who was an actor and film director. His mother Lakshmi Devi is a housewife.

His younger brother’s name is Karthik Sivakumar, who is known by the stage name of Karthi in the South Film Industry. Surya’s sister’s name is Brindha Sivakumar who is an actress.

Suriya is married to South film actress Jyothika. Jyothika and Surya have two children named Dev and Diya. Surya also runs a production house named D2 Entertainment, the name given from the first Alphabet of their Childs Dev and Diya.

In this way, Suriya belongs to a family with a film background, but he never took the support of his family in the film industry to ignore nepotism. Even in the early stages of his career, he entered the industry on his own. He has made his own identity in the industry.

Acting Career of Suriya Sivakumar

Before working in the film industry, Surya used to work in a garment export company. Suriya was about to get the lead role in the first film but he had no interest in an acting career at all. That’s why this film was rejected. Surya kept his identity hidden for some time to avoid nepotism that he is the son of film director Shiva Kumar.
After this, at the behest of his father, Suriya debuted in his acting career in 1997 with his first film Nerrukku Ner. His role in this film was named Surya. His original name was a bit awkward, so he changed his stage name to Surya.
In 1998, worked in the romantic film Kaadhale Nimmadhi, in July of the same year another film Sandhippoma was released. Which the audience liked a lot. In the year 1999, he was seen with Jyothika in two films named Poovellam Kettuppar (1999) and Uyirile Kalanthathu (2000). In the year 2001, Surya also acted in a comedy film named Friends.
Suriya had told in a press conference that his early acting career was full of struggles due to lack of confidence, lack of dancing, and fighting skills. After that one of his mentors named Raghuvaran advised Surya to make his own identity instead of living in the shadow of his father.
Suriya’s career got a breakthrough with the film Nandha. Suriya also received the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor for this film. After that Surya never looked back in his career. After giving hits one after the other, Suriya is considered to be the superstar of the South today.
After that, he did many blockbuster films in his career like Kaakha Kaakha, Ghajini, 7aum Arivu, Singam, Singam II, which earned a record break in Tamil cinema. Suriya also received many cinema awards for working in these superhit films.
Suriya’s next film is Etharkkum Thunindhavan, directed by Pandiraj and produced by Sum Pictures.

Suriya Sivakumar Upcoming Movies

Film Name Director Release on
Etharkkum Thunindhavan Pandiraj April 2022
Oh My Dog Sarov Shanmugam June 2022
Rocketry The Nambi Effect Ananth Mahadevan August 2022  
Viruman Muthaiah October 2022
Party Venkat Prabhu November 2022
Suriya 42 Mari Selvaraj 2023

Suriya Sivakumar Movies List (Filmography)

No Name of Film Release Year
1 Nerrukku Ner 1997
2 Kaadhale Nimmadhi 1998
3 Sandhippoma 1998
4 Periyanna 1999
5 Poovellam Kettuppar 1999
6 Uyirile Kalanthathu 2000
7 Friends 2001
8 Nandha 2001
9 Unnai Ninaithu 2002
10 Shree 2002
11 Mounam Pesiyadhe 2002
12 Kaakha Kaakha 2003
13 Pithamagan 2003
14 Perazhagan 2004
15 Aaytha Ezhuthu 2004
16 Maayavi 2005
17 Ghajini 2005
18 Aaru 2005
19 June R 2006
20 Sillunu Oru Kaadhal 2006
21 Vel 2007
22 Kuselan 2008
23 Vaaranam Aayiram 2008
24 Ayan 2009
25 Aadhavan 2009
26 Singam 2010
27 Rakta Charitra 2 2010
28 Manmadan Ambu 2010
29 Ko 2011
30 Avan Ivan 2011
31 7aum Arivu 2011
32 Maattrraan 2012
33 Chennaiyil Oru Naal 2013
34 Singam II 2013
35 Ninaithathu Yaaro 2014
36 Anjaan 2014
37 Massu Engira Masilamani 2015
38 Pasanga 2 2015
39 24 2016
40 Si3 2017
41 Thaanaa Serndha Koottam 2018
42 Kadaikutty Singam 2018
43 NGK 2019
44 Kaappaan 2019
45 Soorarai Pottru 2020
46 Jai Bhim 2021
47 Navarasa (Web Series) 2021
48 Etharkkum Thunindhavan 2022

Unknown Facts about Suriya Sivakumar

  • Does Surya smoke? No
  • Does Surya drink? Yes
  • South actor Surya belongs to the film family, his father, brother, wife are all film actors.
  • When he had passed the 10th standard, he got an offer from a director for the film. But then he was not so confident, he felt that he does not look good, his height and dancing skills are not so good.
  • South Indian director Mani Ratnam gave Saravanan the stage name Surya. So that later there is no confusion about his name.
  • Before joining the film industry, Surya used to work in Garment Manufacturing Company, he worked in this company for 3 years.
  • His film Nandha proved to be the turning point in his film career. His career got a different recognition from this film and he also got the Best Actor Award in Tamil Cinema.
  • The first salary of his career was ₹ 1000. With this money, he bought a sari for his mother.
  • Ajay Devgan’s Singham film in Bollywood was a remake of Suriya’s Singham film released in 2010.
  • Surya will donate all his body parts after death.
  • The biggest blockbuster of his career has been the Singham series. These films have earned record breaks at the box office and Bollywood has also made remakes of these films.
  • The name of Suriya’s production company is 2D Entertainment which represents the first alphabet of his son and daughter. The names of his two children are Dev and Diya.
  • He also runs an organization called Agaram Foundation. Which works towards educating poor children.
  • Apart from acting, Suriya runs a production house and also does playback singing.
  • Surya is married to co-star Jyothika. Both the couple have also worked together in many films.

Suriya Sivakumar Latest Photos (Pictures)

Last Words

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FAQs about Suriya

Suriya Sivakumar Upcoming Movies?

Etharkkum Thunindhavan
Oh My Dog
Rocketry The Nambi Effect
Suriya 42

Suriya Sivakumar Age?

Suriya Sivakumar is 46 Years old as of 2022.

Suriya Sivakumar Height?

In Centimeter 170 CM
In Meter 1.70 Meter
In Feet – Inch 5″7″

Suriya Sivakumar Wife Name?

Surya’s wife’s name is Jyothika, She is a South Indian actress. She has worked with Suriya in the film Uyirile Kalanthathu in the year 2000, they have worked together in many films.

Suriya Sivakumar Net Worth?

The total net worth of Suriya is 250 crores, He charges 20 to 25 crores for a film. His annual income is close to 30 crores.

Suriya Sivakumar Salary per Film?

Mostly Surya Sivakumar charges 20 to 25 crores for a film. It is an Estimated Amount.

Suriya Sivakumar Yearly Income?

According to Report Suriya Sivakumar Earning Yearly ₹30 Crores. It’s Depends on Movie Collection, Brand Promotion.

Suriya Sivakumar Monthly Income?

According to Report Suriya Sivakumar Earning Monthly ₹1.5 Crores. It’s Depends on Movie Collection, Brand Promotion.


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