Karthi Sivakumar Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

Karthik Sivakumar popularly known as Karthi is an Indian actor who is known for acting in Tamil films. He was born on 25th May 1977 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India to Sivakumar and Lakshmi. His father is also an actor. He has a brother Suriya and a sister Brindha. Actor Jyothika is his sister-in-law. He did his schooling at Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan and St. Bed’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai. He completed his graduation in Mechanical Engineering from Crescent Engineering College, Chennai. He completed his M. Sc. From Binghamton University, New York. During his Master’s degree, he had a filmmaking course as an elective course. He did two courses in basic filmmaking at the State University of New York. 

He started his career as an Engineering consultant in Chennai. Later he worked as a part-time graphic designer in New York. 

In 2004, he worked as an assistant director in the film Ayitha Ezhuthu. He also acted in an uncredited role in the film.

In 2007, he made his film debut with Paruthiveeran. With his debut, he makes sure to look everyone at him. His performance was highly praised and critically acclaimed. He won several awards including Filmfare Award for Best Actor in Tamil for his acting.

In 2010, he appeared in three films, Aayirathil Qruvan, Paiyaa and Naan Mahaan Alla. All of his roles were praised, and nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Tamil and Vijay Award for Best Actor.

In 2011, he was seen in two films, Siruthai and a cameo appearance in Ko.

Saguni was his only released film in 2012.

He starred in three films, Alex Pandian, All in All Azhagu Raja and Biriyani in 2013. 

Madras was his only released film in 2014. Again his acting was highly praised and he received several positive reviews from critics. He even won two awards, Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor – South and SIIMA Critics Award for Best Actor and two nominations.

In 2015, he was seen in the film, Komban.

In 2016, he made his Telugu debut with the film Thozha. The film was simultaneously released in Tamil. His acting was praised and he was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor  Telugu. In that year, he was also seen in the film, Kaashmora. The film received mixed reviews, but Karthi was praised for his performance.

Kaatru Veliyidai and Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru were his two releases in 2017. His performance was praised for both films, but he won Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor – South and Edison Award for Best Actor for his role in Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru.

Kadaikutty Singam was his only released film in 2018.

In 2019, he appeared in three films, Dev, Kaithi and Thambi. Kaithi was the highest grosser in his career. His performance was highly praised and critically acclaimed. He even won Norway Tamil Film Festival Award for Best Actor.

Sulthan was his only released film of 2021.

He has three upcoming films, Viruman, Ponniyin Sevan: I and Sardar.

He also sings two songs as a playback singer in his films, Saguni and Biriyani.

Karthi does several social and charity works.

Karthi is the brand ambassador of Bharti Airtel in South India.

Karthi married Ranjani Chinnasamy on 3rd July 2011. They have two children, one daughter and one son.

NameKarthik Sivakumar
Nick NameKarthi
ProfessionActor
Famous for Kaali in Tamil film Madras (2014)
Date of Birth25 May 1977
Age45 Years (2022)
Birth PlaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
NationalityIndian
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolNot Known
CollageB.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Engineering College, Chennai
Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York
DebutTamil: Aaytha Ezhuthu (2004)
Telugu: Oopiri (2016)
ReligionHindu
Zodiac SignGemini

Karthi Sivakumar Career

  • He started his career as an Engineering consultant in Chennai. Later he worked as a part-time graphic designer in New York.
  • In 2004, he worked as an assistant director in the film Ayitha Ezhuthu. He also acted in an uncredited role in the film.
  • In 2007, he made his film debut with Paruthiveeran.
  • In 2010, he appeared in three films, Aayirathil Qruvan, Paiyaa and Naan Mahaan Alla.
  • In 2011, he was seen in two films, Siruthai and a cameo appearance in Ko.
  • Saguni was his only released film in 2012.
  • He starred in three films, Alex Pandian, All in All Azhagu Raja and Biriyani in 2013.
  • Madras was his only released film in 2014.
  • In 2015, he was seen in the film, Komban.
  • In 2016, he made his Telugu debut with the film Thozha. The film was simultaneously released in Tamil.
  • Kaatru Veliyidai and Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru were his two releases in 2017.
  • Kadaikutty Singam was his only released film in 2018.
  • In 2019, he appeared in three films, Dev, Kaithi and Thambi.
  • Sulthan was his only released film of 2021.
  • He has three upcoming films, Viruman, Ponniyin Sevan: I and Sardar.
  • He also sings two songs as a playback singer in his films, Saguni and Biriyani.

Karthi Sivakumar Family

Father Name Sivakumar (Actor)
Mother Name Lakshmi Sivakumar
Brother Suriya (aka Saravanan Sivakumar, Actor)

Sister Brindha Sivakumar
Wife Ranjani

Karthi Sivakumar Relationship / Marital Status & Many More

Marital Status Married
Affairs / Girlfriend Not Known
Wife/ Spouse Ranjani
Marriage date 3 July 2011
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenDaughter- Umayaal (b. 2013)
Son- N/A
Karthi Sivakumar with his wife and daughter.

Karthi Sivakumar Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Karthi Sivakumar Favourite

Favorite Actor Rajinikanth
Favorite Actress Madhuri Dixit, Aishwarya Rai
Favorite Car Mercedes-Benz
Favorite Movie Subramaniapuram (2008, Tamil)
Favorite CuisineMexican, Thai
Favorite Color White, black, blue
Favorite Sport Badminton
Favorite Destination India

Karthi Sivakumar Education

School Not Known
Collage B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Engineering College, Chennai
Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York
Educational Qualification Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in Mechanical Engineering,
Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Industrial Engineering

Karthi Sivakumar Net Worth

Net WorthN/A
SalaryN/A
Income SourceN/A
Car CollectionN/A

Some Unknown facts about Karthi Sivakumar

  • Does Karthi smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Karthi drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Karthi is a South Indian actor and the son of the famous actor Sivakumar.
  • He completed his higher education in New York and used to work as a graphic designer.
  • In 2010, he become the brand ambassador of Bharti Airtel in South India.
  • Every year, he visits orphanages on his birthday and donates funds to them.

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