Profile and Biography of Tamil Actor Karthi

This article gives few information about the famous Kollywood Actor Karthi, Awards won by Karthi and list of Tamil films acted by Karthi

Karthi, son of actor Sivakumar is a growing film actor. He is the younger brother of the popular actor Surya.

Personal details of Kollywood actor Karthi

Name : Karthik Sivakumar
Date of birth : 25 May 1977
Father's name : Sivakumar
Mother's name : Lakshmi
Siblings : Actor Surya (brother) and Brinda (sister)
Sister-in-law: Actress Jyothika
School studied : St. Bede's Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School
College :
Undergraduation : Crescent Engineering College
Postgraduation : Binghamton University, New York

Career of tamil actor Karthi

Karthi started is career as an assistant director in the film Aayitha Ezhuthu and Yuva. He refused to act in the role of Siddarth and worked as a assistant director to Mani Rathnam in the same film. He was very much interested in directing than acting. He accepted to act as a hero in Ameer Sultan's Paruthiveeran in the year 2007 since the role was interesting. This was the movie which gave him recognition.

Filmography of Surya's brother Karthi

Karthi1. Paruthiveeran, in the year 2007
2. Aayirathil Oruvan, in the year 2007
3. Paaiya, in the year 2010
4. Naan Mahaan Alla, in the year 2010
5. Siruthai, in the year 2011

Awards won by actor Karthi

1. Filmfare Award South 2007 - Best Tamil Actor for Paruthiveeran
2. Tamil Nadu State Film Awards 2007 - Special Prize Award for Best Actor for Paruthiveeran
3. Vijay Awards 2007 - Best Debut Actor for Paruthiveeran


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