Raju Sundaram Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

Basava Raju Sundaram is an Indian dance choreographer, actor, and director known primarily for working in Tamil, Kannada, and Telugu films. He was born on September 6, 1968, in Mysore, Karnataka to dancer Mugur Sundar. He also has two brothers, celebrity choreographers Prabhu Deva and Nagendra Prasad. His entire family has been engaged in dancing and choreographing in films. 

On the career front, he began as an assistant choreographer for his father Mugur Sundar’s projects before he would lead troupes alone. Apart from choreographing for films, he was also seen as a dancer in several films including Mani Ratnam’s Roja and Aasai. He regularly used to appear in cameo roles in songs alongside his brother Prabhu Deva. After working as a lead choreographer for a few Kannada films, Sundaram got his first big break with Mani Ratnam’s Thiruda Thiruda in which he choreographed three songs. Following this, he also went on to become a choreographer for many other Tamil directors including Shankar. 

Shankar also offered Sundaram an opportunity to act in his romantic comedy film, Jeans which was released in 1998 where he played a full-length role. Next in 2002, he was seen in a lead role in the sports drama film, I Love You Da which was released in 2002. Following that, he primarily worked as a choreographer for almost three decades now in a huge number of films. He also tried his hands at the direction and his directorial debut with the 2008 Tamil film, Aegan. 

Choreographers and artists like L. L. Cool Jayanth, Ashok Raja, Dinesh, Sridhar, Shobi Paulraj, Baba Bhaskar, Johny, Noble Paul, Prem Rakshith, Jani, Lalitha Shobi, Sathish Krishnan, Viji Sathish, Poppy, Japan Kumar, Sindhuja, Nanditha Jennifer, Raja, Shanthi Arvind, Anusha Swamy, and Boopathy had worked as dancers and assistants to Sundaram and he is a prominent personality in the industry.

Sundaram has also won several awards including the National Film Award for Best Choreography for his work in the song “Pranamam Pranamam” in the 2016 film, Janatha Garage, and “Everest Anchuna” in the 2019 film, Maharshi. 

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ProfessionActor, Film director, choreographer, screen writer
Date of Birth6 September,1968
Age53 Years Old
Birth PlaceMysore, Karnataka
NationalityIndia
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolN/A
CollageN/A
DebutN/A
ReligionHindu
Zodiac SignPisces

Raju Sundaram Career

  • Sundaram began his career as an assistant choreographer for his father Mugur Sundar’s projects before he would lead troupes alone. 
  • Apart from choreographing for films, he was also seen as a dancer in several films including Mani Ratnam’s Roja and Aasai. 
  • He regularly used to appear in cameo roles in songs alongside his brother Prabhu Deva. 
  • After working as a lead choreographer for a few Kannada films, Sundaram got his first big break with Mani Ratnam’s Thiruda Thiruda in which he choreographed three songs. 
  • Following this, he also went on to become a choreographer for many other Tamil directors including Shankar. 
  • Shankar also offered Sundaram an opportunity to act in his romantic comedy film, Jeans which was released in 1998 where he played a full-length role. 
  • Next in 2002, he was seen in a lead role in the sports drama film, I Love You Da which was released in 2002. 
  • Following that, he primarily worked as a choreographer for around three decades in a huge number of films. 
  • He also tried his hands at the direction and his directorial debut with the 2008 Tamil film, Aegan. 
  • Choreographers and artists like L. L. Cool Jayanth, Ashok Raja, Dinesh, Sridhar, Shobi Paulraj, Baba Bhaskar, Johny, Noble Paul, Prem Rakshith, Jani, Lalitha Shobi, Sathish Krishnan, Viji Sathish, Poppy, Japan Kumar, Sindhuja, Nanditha Jennifer, Raja, Shanthi Arvind, Anusha Swamy, and Boopathy had worked as dancers and assistants to Sundaram and he is a prominent personality in the industry.
  • Sundaram has also won several awards including the National Film Award for Best Choreography for his work in the song “Pranamam Pranamam” in the 2016 film, Janatha Garage, and “Everest Anchuna” in the 2019 film, Maharshi. 

Raju Sundaram Family 

Father Name Mugur Sundar
Mother Name Mahadevamma Sundar
Brother Prabhu Deva, Nagendra Prasad
Sister N/A
Husband / Wife Vasanthi

Raju Sundaram Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Married
Affairs / Girlfriend N/
Wife/ Spouse Vasanthi Sundaram

Marriage date N/A
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenShobha

Raju Sundaram Physical Stats

Heightin centimeters- 176 cm
in meters- 1.76 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weightin Kilograms- 69 kg
in Pounds- 152.12 lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack

Raju Sundaram Favourite 

Favourite  Actor Chiranjeevi, Pawan Kalyan, Mahesh Babu
Favourite  Actress N/A
Favourite  Song N/A
Favourite  Movie N/A
Favourite  CuisineSouth Indian Food
Favourite  Color Blue, White
Favourite  Destination’sNew York, India, Switzerland
Hobbies Dancing

Raju Sundaram Education 

School N/A
Collage M. B. B. S.
Educational Qualification N/A

Raju Sundaram Net Worth

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

Some Unknown facts about Raju Sundaram

  • Sundaram has so far choreographed songs for more than 250 films. 
  • He is also working as a mentor for several upcoming choreographers in Kollywood. 
  • Sundaram has tried his hands at acting as well as at direction. 
  • He started his career as an assistant to his father.

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