Tamil Actor Karthi Sivakumar Profile

Tamil Actor Karthi Sivakumar Profile

Full Name : Kathik SivakumarTamil Actor Karthi Sivakumar Photo

D.O.B. : 25 May 1977

Place of birth : Tamil Nadu, India

Residence: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Ethnicity : Tamil

Alma mate : Crescent College, Binghamton University

Occupation : Film actor

Years active : 2007–present

Spouse : Ranjini (m.2011-present)

Children : Umayaal (b.2013)

Parents : Sivakumar, Lakshmi

Relative : Suriya (brother), Jyothika (sister–in–law) Brindha (sister)

School and Education : Padma Sheshadri Bala Bhavan, Chennai.St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School,

Chennai.Mechanical Engineering, Crescent Engineering College, Chennai, India. Masters in Industrial Engineering, Binghamton University,

New York, USA. Couple of courses in Film-making at State University of New York.


Tamil Actor Karthi SivakumarKarthi Sivakumar is a popular actro in tamil films well known by his stage name Karthi. He entered into the film industry as an assistant director to Mani Ratnam.

He is the younger son of actor Sivakumar and younger brother of Surya Sivakumar and best known for his performance as the titular character in his debut film Paruthiveeran in 2007, for which he received the Filmfare Award for Best Actor. His subsequent movies like Aayirathil Oruvan, Paiyaa, Naan Mahaan Alla, Siruthai etc were also blockbuster hits.

Apart from film making he is actively involved in social activities. He inaugurated a NGO “Makkal Nala Mandram” and conducting many activities through that. He is participating many campaigns to promote awareness about lysosomal storage disease.

Karthi himself donated blood and encouraged his fans to help the needy. He donated bicycles to handicapped people, sewing machines to women, schoolbags to children through the Tamil Actor Karthi Sivakumar PhotoNGo, money to AIDS affected people and he even adopted a tiger at Vandalur Zoo. He had adopted a white tiger cub at Vandalur Zoo and contributed INR 72,000 to protect and preserve the animal.

Karthi has two siblings actor Suriya Sivakumar is his elder and Brinda Sivakumar is his younger sister. Actress Jyothika is his sister–in–law. Karthi was engaged to Ranjani Chinnasamy in April 2011 and the couple got married on 3rd July 2011 in Coimbatore.

He attended “Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan”, “St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School” and “Crescent Engineering College” in Chennai. Karthi studied Mechanical Engineering in degree and did Master’s in Industrial Engineering at Binghamton University, New York. After completion of his education he worked abroad for few years before landing in films.

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