Suriya Sivakumar Biography: Wife, Height, Family, Age, Movies & More

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The biography of Suriya Sivakumar, a Tamil most versatile actor. Here, I am going to share with you the list of his movies, personal life, achievements and many more.

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Who is Suriya Sivakumar?

Suriya Sivakumar Biography

Suriya Sivakumar is an energetic, outstanding and a deserving actor and also an amazing producer.His actual name is Saravanan Sivakumar.

He was born on 23rd in the month of July and in the year 1975 and his zodiac sign is Cancer.

He is 44 years old now & he’ll turn 45 in three months and born place is Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Suriya Sivakumar loves to go on long drives and camps during his leisure time.

NameSuriya Sivakumar aka Saravanan Sivakumar
Date of birth23-07-1975
Age44 years
Height5 feet 7 inches-in feet inches
170 cm- in centimeters
1.70m- in meters
Weight72kg- in kilograms 159 lbs-in pounds
Birth PlaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Mother TongueTamil
ProfessionActor and Producer

The PSBB Millennium School, Coimbatore St.Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai
CollegeLoyola College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Education QualificationBachelor of Commerce(
Zodiac SignCancer
HobbiesLong drives and camping
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack

Suriya Sivakumar before getting into the industry

Suriya was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. But his hometown is Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

He completed his schooling till 12th class in The PSBB Millennium School, Coimbatore and St.Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai.

Suriya Sivakumar is a graduate of Bachelor of Commerce from Loyola College, Chennai, India.

After his graduation, he was employed in a garment exports factory. Suriya hid his identity while working there. He did not introduce himself as Sivakumar’s son. Later, the fact came into the light of his manager.

Consequently, he was given a chance to work in a film Aasai in 1995.

He denied it as he had no interest in the field. However, after a while, he debuted with the film Nerrukku Ner in the year 1997.

With that movie as a start, he established a successful career in the south film industry. Now, you can see where he stands. His work is known by everyone for extraordinary acting.

Favourite ColorWhite and Black
Favourite ActorKamal Hassan and Rajinikanth
Favourite movieIranian films
Favourite ActressTrisha
Favourite FoodCurd rice and pickle, Dosa and Thai Cuisine.
Favourite PlaceQutub Minar
Favourite DirectorNot known

Suriya Sivakumar Complete Movie List

Just scroll down to see the list of the films Suriya Sivakumar has done!

He has done around 45 films. The script selection of this hero is always on point and he is a very decent actor in the South film industry. His acting skills are the best. He is one of the top-notch heroes in South.

  • Nerrukku Ner
  • Kaadhale Nimmadhi
  • Sandhippoma
  • Periyanna
  • Poovellam Kettuppar
  • Uyirile Kalanthathu
  • Friends
  • Nandha
  • Unnai Ninaithu
  • Shree
  • Mounam Pesiyadhe
  • Kaakha Kaakha
  • Pithamagan
  • Perazhagan
  • Aaytha Ezhuthu
  • Maayavi
  • Ghajini
  • Aaru
  • June R
  • Sillunu Oru Kaadhal
  • Vel
  • Kuselan
  • Vaaranam Aayiram
  • Ayan
  • Aadhavan
  • Singam
  • Rakta Charitra 2
  • Manmadan Ambu
  • Ko
  • Avan Ivan
  • 7aum Arivu
  • Maattrraan
  • Chennaiyil Oru Naal
  • Singam 2
  • Ninaithathu Yaaro
  • Anjaan
  • Massu Engira Masilamani
  • Pasanga 2
  • 24
  • Si3
  • Thaanaa Serndha Koottam
  • Kadaikutty Singam
  • NGK
  • Kaappaan
Suriya  Biography

As a Producer, distributor and Narrator:

  • Guru
  • Singam 2(distributor)
  • Anjaan
  • 36 Vayadhile
  • Pasanga 2
  • 24
  • The Ghazi Attack(Narrator)
  • Kadugu
  • Natalie Mattum
  • Kadaikutty Singam
  • Party
  • Uriyadi 2
  • Jackpot
  • Sillu Karupatti(distributor)

Surya Achievements and Awards

He received many awards for his brilliant acting. Who doesn’t deserve an award for such roles? He chooses the best and delivers the best. Scroll down to see why Suriya is a top hero in south film industry!

Zee Cine Awards

24-South sensation of the year

Nandi Award

Sindhooram-best supporting actor

South Indian International Movie Awards

  • Singam -best actor
  • 7aum Arivu-best actor
  • Maattrraan-best actor
  • Singam 2- best actor
  • 24- best actor

Tamil Nadu State film awards

  • Nanda-best villain
  • Ghajini-special Award for best actor
  • Vaaranam Aayiram-Special Award for best actor

Edison Awards

  • 24- the best protagonist of the year
  • 24-best antagonist of the year
  • 24-best villain of the year

Behind Woods Gold Medals

36 Vayathinile-best debut producer

IFTA Best actor Award

Kaakha Kaakha-best actor

Filmfare Awards South

  • Perazhagan- best actor
  • Vaaranam Aayiram- best actor
  • Pithamagan-best supporting actor
  • 24-Critics Best actor

Other Awards:-

He has also won many other awards for his excellency in acting

  • Nerukku Ner-Dinakaran Best New face
  • Kalakmamani Award was given to him under the category of Best actor in 2004
  • Vaaranam Aayiram-Filmfans Award
  • He won this award in 2008 under the category of best actor
  • He won the South Scope Award under the category of Style Icon of the year (2009)
  • Ayan-Amritha Mathrubhumi Award
  • He won this Award under the category of best actor
  • Singam-BIG FM most entertaining actor of the year in 2010
  • Mattraan- Best actor -CineMAA Awards in the year 2012
  • 24-Filmibeat Best of Tamil Villian in 2016
  • 24– best villian-Kollywood Cinemaa Awards in 2016

Suriya’s Upcoming Movies

Currently, Suriya has one movie lined up for release.

Soorarai Pottru, directed by Needumaran Rajangam, will be released this year on 1st May,2020. He is also the producer for this movie.

Ponmagal Vanthal, is produced by Suriya. His wife Jyothika is the main star of the film.

Only these movies have been officially announced by him as of now.

Surya’s Personal life

Surya’s Family details are here below:-

MotherLakshmi Sivakumar
BrotherKarthik Sivakumar(younger)
ChildrenDaughter-Diya Son-Dev
SisterBrindha Sivakumar
SiblingsKarthik Sivakumar Brindha Sivakumar
  • Suriya Sivakumar was born to Sivakumar and Lakshmi. Suriya’s father was also a great actor.
  • Relationship Status: Married

Surya married Jyothiika in 2006. It was a love come arranged marriage. She is a north Indian, who is also an actress in South Film industry.

  • Religion: Hindu
Suriya Family

Income of Surya Sivakumar

  • Salary: 18-25 crore per film
  • Net worth: $25 million

Social Media Profiles

Suriya Sivakumar has a large number of followers on his social media accounts and growing day by day. He is also one of the top heroes, who has the highest number of followers on social media platforms.


He has a huge number of followers on Twitter. That is 5.6 million followers. His handsome pictures and his kind heart is one of the main reasons for his fan following.

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He has 2.5 million likes for his official page on Facebook

He updates his fans about his movies and entertains them by posting his pictures. He also posts lovely pictures with his family.


Suriya doesn’t have an official Instagram account.

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