Sivakarthikeyan (Actor)

Sivakarthikeyan is an Indian actor, playback singer, film producer, the television anchor who appears in Tamil language movies. He started his career as a stand-up comedian in a Vijay television reality show and later features as an actor in movies.

He is one of the leading actors in the Kollywood film industry who has won the Tamil Nadu State film award, Prestigious Kalaimamani Award, and more.

Sivakarthikeyan Biography, Age, Height, Caste, Career, Wiki, Birthday


Real Name Sivakarthikeyan Doss
Profile Name Sivakarthikeyan
Profession Actor, Singer
Personal Life
Date of Birth 17 February 1985
Age 38 Years
Hometown Trichy, Tamil Nadu
Nationality India
Education Qualification MBA Graduate
Religion Hindu
Caste Not Known
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Family Father – Late. Doss
Mother – Raji Doss
Marital Status Married
Spouse/Partner Wife – Aarthi
Children Daughter – Aaradhana (b. 2013)
Son – Gugan Doss (b. 2021)
Physical Stats & More
Height 1.75 m
Weight 72 kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black

Earlier Life & Family

Sivakarthikeyan was born on 17 February 1985 (age 38) in Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India. He was raised up in the same town and completed his school education. His parent’s father Late Mr.G. Doss who served as a police officer in Tamil Nadu and his mother Raji Doss was a housewife.

He went to Campion Anglo Indian Hr. Sec. School, Trichy for his schooling. And finished his engineering graduate at J. J. College of Engineering and Technology, Trichy, Tamil Nadu. Later moved to Chennai for his MBA degree from the Indian Institute of Planning and Management.

Sivakarthikeyan was married to Aarthi on 27th August 2010. They had arranged marriage which conducted by their family. They have two children, a daughter Aaradhana who was born on 22 October 2013.

On 21 July 2021, Sivakarthikeyan announced the birth of his son on Twitter. The couple named him Gugan Doss.

Physical Appearance – Sivakarthikeyan height 1.75 m (5’7″ Feet) and Weight 72 kg. He has black color hair and black color eye. He belongs to the Hindu religion and caste/community details are not known.

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During his college days, he was much interested in participating in cultural activities and performed mimicry like actors on stage. He was supposed to apply for Vijay Television‘s popular comedy reality show ‘Kalakka Povadhu Yaaru’ audition. With his innovative way of mimicking top actors of Kollywood, he managed to reach the finals of the show. He was titled as the winner of ‘Kalakka Povadhu Yaaru’.

By grabbing people’s attention with this performance, Vijay television roped him in their other reality shows. He got a chance to dance in ‘Jodi No. 1 season 3’ along with Aishwarya Prabhakar. Later he also danced in the new reality show Boys vs Girl seasons 1 and 2.

The popularity of Siva raised after each show and Vijay TV utilized his presence in all possible ways by making him as an anchor for the reality show Airtel Super Singer Season 3. Later hosted ‘Jodi No. 1 Season 5’ along with Bhavana Balakrishnan.

Finally, he settled down as anchor of the new show ‘Adhu Idhu Yedhu’ before he enter into the film industry. He also hosted Vijay Awards for two years along with Neeya Naana Gobinath.

Sivakarthikeyan Age


With his popularity on the small screen, Siva made his debut in Kollywood with Marina (2012) direction by Pandiraj, and featured as a comedian in Dhanush’s 3 (2012). He continued acting in back-to-back films like Manam Kothi Paravai and Kedi Billa Killadi ranga.

2013 is an important year for Siva, he got his first break as an actor with ‘Ethir Neechal‘ direction by Durai Senthil Kumar. The film was highly praised by critics and the audience for his acting.

Then he reaches a new height in the Kollywood box office with ‘Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam‘ success. For his back-to-back super hit movies in 2013, He was awarded as ‘Entertainer of the year’ in Vijay Awards 2014.

His success run continued in the Tamil industry with Maan Karate and Kaaki Sattai. Rajini Murugan and Remo set a new box office record for Siva in 2016 both films verdict as one of the top grosser of the year. Velaikkaran (2017) set a record for a new opening collection at the box office for his movies.

The actor faced his first flop in 2019 with Mr. Local, however, he bounced back with his next movie Namma Veettu Pillai with a massive hit. In 2021, Doctor set as third highest grosser for Tamil movie besides Master and Annaatthe.

In 2022, the actor is waiting for his next release Don (film 2022) which is directed by debutant Cibi Chakravarthy.

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Associate With

Siva was associated with many actors in Tamil cinema and more importantly, he collaborated more often with Anirudh for his movies. He worked with some top celebrities like Dhanush, Nayanthara, Samantha, and more.

Awards, Facts, Trivia

  • Winner of Vijay Television’s Kalakka Povadhu Yaaru Season 3
  • He is a double degree holder, complete his Engineering in computer science and graduated Master of Business Administration.
  • Before movies, he featured in many short films which include the direction of Atlee.
  • Apart from acting, he sang for his movies in Anirudh and D. Imman musicals.
  • Behindwoods Gold Medal Award – 2013 & 2017
  • Vijay Awards for ‘Best Entertainer’ in 2014
  • He also bagged SICA Award, SIIMA, Edison Awards, and more.
  • In 2021, Sivakarthikeyan received the prestigious ‘Kalaimamani Award‘ the highest civilian award in the state of Tamil Nadu.

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