Karthik Sivakumar Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 15, 2023

Date of Birth

25 / May / 1977


47 Years



Karthi (Actor) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

Karthik Sivakumar, whose birth date is on May 25th, 1977, was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, and will be 45 years old in 2023. He was given the name Karthik Sivakumar. Karthi attended both Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan School and St.

Bede Anglo-Indian Upper Secondary School in Chennai for his primary education. Later, he pursued a degree in Mechanical Engineering at Crescent Engineering College, Chennai. Furthermore, he obtained a Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the State University of New York.


Karthik Sivakumar father is the well-known actor Sivakumar, while his mother is named Lakshmi Sivakumar. Karthi has a brother named Suriya (also known as Saravanan Sivakumar), who is an actor, and a sister named Brindha Sivakumar. In terms of his marital status, Karthi is currently married to Ranjani and they have a daughter named Umayaal, who was born in 2013.

Sivakumar Karthi Father

Sivakumar Karthi Father

Lakshmi Sivakumar Karthi Mother

Lakshmi Sivakumar Karthi Mother

Suriya Karthi Brother

Suriya Karthi Brother

Brindha Sivakumar Karthi Sister

Brindha Sivakumar Karthi Sister

Ranjini Chinnaswamy Karthi Wife

Ranjini Chinnaswamy Karthi Wife

Umayaal Karthi Daughter

Umayaal Karthi Daughter

Karthi Family Pics

Karthi Family Pics

Early Life

Your statement is correct. Karthi was born Karthik Sivakumar on May 25th, 1977, in Madras (now Chennai), Tamil Nadu, India. He received his primary and secondary education from Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan and St. Bede’s Anglo-Indian Higher Secondary School in Chennai, respectively.


Thank you for providing the information. According to your statement, Karthi completed his B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Engineering College in Chennai, India, and then went on to complete an MBA in Industrial Engineering from Binghamton University in Binghamton, New York.

Education Qualification B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering
MBA in Industrial Engineering
School Not Known
College / University B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Engineering College, Chennai
Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York
Others Not Known

Personal Life

Karthi was born as the second son of actor Sivakumar and his wife Lakshmi. His family includes an elder brother, Suriya, who was already a well-known actor when Karthi made his debut in the film industry, and a younger sister named Brindha, who is a singer in Tamil cinema.

Karthi’s sister-in-law is the Tamil film actress Jyothika. On 3 July 2011, Karthi tied the knot with Ranjani Chinnasamy, who holds a master’s degree in English literature from Stella Maris College in Chennai.


In 2007, Karthi kickstarted his acting career by making his debut in the Tamil film industry with “Paruthiveeran,” which turned out to be a massive hit and also earned him his very first Filmfare award. Following that, he went on to appear in several other successful films such as “Aayirathil Oruvan” (2010), “Paiyaa” (2010), “Siruthai” (2011), and “Biriyani” (2013), all of which were commercially successful at the box office.

Karthi’s career took a major turn with the release of the movie “Madras,” which proved to be a game-changer for him. Following that, he went on to star in many successful films such as “Oopiri” (2016), “Thozha” (2016), “Kashmora” (2016), and “Theeran Adhigaram Ondru” (2017). In 2019, Karthi was seen in the blockbuster hit “Kaithi,” which further cemented his position in the film industry.

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Film Roles Year
Viruman Viruman 2022
Vikram Dilli 2022
Thozha[c] Srinivas (Seenu) 2016
Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru DSP Theeran Thirumaran 2017
Thambi Saravanan (Vicky) 2019
Sulthan Vikram (Sulthan) 2021
Siruthai DSP Rathnavel Pandian / Rocket Raja 2011
Sardar Agent Chandra Bose (Sardar) / Inspector Vijayaprakash 2022
Saguni Kamalakannan 2012
Ponniyin Selvan: II Vallavaraiyan Vandiyadevan 2023
Ponniyin Selvan: I Vallavaraiyan Vandiyadevan 2022
Paruthiveeran Paruthiveeran 2007
Paiyaa Shivamanikandan (Shiva) 2010
Naan Mahaan Alla Jeeva Prakasam 2010
Madras Kaali 2014
Komban Kombaiah Pandian (Komban) 2015
Ko Himself 2011
Kaithi Dilli 2019
Kadaikutty Singam Perunazhi Gunasingam (Kadaikutty Singam) 2018
Kaatru Veliyidai Varun Chakrapani (VC) 2017
Kaashmora Kaashmora / Raj Nayak 2016
Japan TBA 2023
Dev Dev Ramalingam 2019
Biriyani Sugan 2013
All in All Azhagu Raja Azhagu Raja / Young Muthukrishnan 2013
Alex Pandian Alex Pandian 2013
Aayutha Ezhuthu Michael’s Friend 2004
Aayirathil Oruvan Muthu 2010


Film Song Year
Biriyani “Mississippi” 2013
Party “Cha Cha Chare” 2018
Oke Oka Jeevitham “Maaripoye” 2022
Kanam “Maaripoche” 2022
Sardar “Yerumayileri” 2022

Awards, Honours, Achievements

Filmfare Awards South 2007: Best Actor for Paruthiveeran
2014: Critics Best Actor for Madras
2017: Critics Best Actor for Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru
Tamil Nadu State Film Awards 2007: Special Prize for Paruthiveeran
Vijay Awards 2007: Best Actor for Paruthiveeran
Edison Awards 2017: Best Actor for Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru
Norway Tamil Film Festival Awards 2019: Best Actor for Kaithi
Controversies Not Known

Net worth

I’m sorry, but as an AI language model, I can’t provide tables or images. However, I can confirm that Karthi’s estimated net worth is approximately 13 million US dollars.

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Favorites Things

Favorite Colour White, Black, Blue
Favorite Actor Rajinikanth
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Food Mexican, Thai
Hobbies Singing
Favorite Director Not Known
Favorite Movies Subramaniapuram (2008, Tamil)
Favorite Book Not Known
Favorite Car Mercedes-Benz
Favorite Sport Badminton
Favorite Destination Not Known


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Body Measurements Chest: 42 Inches
Waist: 34 Inches
Biceps: 13.5 Inches
Birth Place Chennai Tamil Nadu India
Children Daughter: Umayaal
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 178 CM
Height In Meter 1.78 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Sivakumar
Mother: Lakshmi Sivakumar
Profession Actor
Siblings Brother: Suriya
Sister: Brindha Sivakumar
Spous Ranjani
Weight 78 Kg
172 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Gemini


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