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Karthik Kumar (Actor) Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 24, 2022

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Short Biography

Karthik Kumar was born on 21-11-1977 in Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Television Actor, Comedian, Television Presenter & Television Personality who is known for his work predominantly in Tamil cinema. He also acted in some Bollywood movies like Saathiya, Yuva & Sapno Ke Desh Mein.

Karthik Kumar Complete Bio & Career

Karthik Kumar did his engineering at Chennai Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering in the Chemical stream. After passing engineering, he formed the event management company named "Evam" along with his friend Sunil Vishnu. Moreover, today this event company is a renowned Theatrical company. He made his debut in the films by the ace director Mani Ratnam directed the Tamil film Alaipayuthey as Shyam starring R. Madhavan and Shalini.
For this film, he gave audition for the role of Karthik Varadarajan in the film, despite that he was rejected to look so young for this role and finally R.Madhavan portrayed this role. In 2002, he made his debut in Bollywood through the Hindi film Saathiya starring Rani Mukherji and Vivek Oberoi. This was one of his first ever successful and commercially hit films at the Box office. Moreover, Saathiya won 6 Filmfare awards too. In 2004, he was signed for the role of Vishnu in Bollywood another successful film by Yuva starring Ajay Devgn, Abhishek Bachchan, Vivek Oberoi, Rani Mukerji, and Kareena Kapoor. 
Despite all these stars he did full justice with his role in the film. After Yuve he signed only Tamil films and some of the Southern hit films in which he played the lead as well as the supporting roles such as Kanda Naal Mudhal, Poi Solla Porom, Ninaithale Inikkum, Edhuvum Nadakkum, Deiva Thirumagal, Pasanga 2 and Mannar Vagaiyara. In 2007, he acted in an Indian English drama movie Chaurahen. In 2012, he made his debut on Tv with the serial Dharmayutham as Arjun which was aired on Vijay TV.His born acting talent, good action, and effective dialogue delivery on the screen made him a star in the South film industry. Apart from acting he is also a stand-up comedian and does the stage show across the world.

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Karthik Kumar Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Name Not Known
Mother Name Not Known
Siblings Not Known
Affiars/Girlfriends Suchitra Ramadurai, Amrutha Srinivasan
Ex-wife Suchitra Ramadurai (2005-2017)
Wife Amrutha Srinivasan (Marriage Date: 13-12-2021)
Son None
Daughter None

He was born and grew up in a Hindu family in Chennai. He was married to playback singer & video jockey Suchitra Ramadurai on 27-11-2005. The couple got divorced in 2017. They have no children. On 13-12-2021, he married Amrutha Srinivasan, an actress.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
School N/A
College Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Chennai
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Travelling and Playing Sports
Marital Status Married
Debut Tamil Film - Alaipayuthey (2000)
Bollywood - Saathiya (2002)
TV - Dharmayutham (2012)
Best Movies Saathiya (2002), Yuva (2004), Poi Solla Porom (2008), Pasanga 2 (2015), and Devarattam (2019) among others
Best Friends Sunil Vishnu
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website https://www.evamstanduptamasha.in


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Actress Nayanthara , Asin
Favorite Actor Rajinikanth
Favorite Singer Shreya Ghoshal , Anirudh Ravichander
Favorite Place Puducherry
Favorite Dress Pant Shirt
Favorite Food Biryani

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Karthik Kumar

  • He was married to Suchitra Ramadurai (a playback singer) from 2005 to 2017.
  • He owns the event management company "Evam" formed along with his friend Sunil Vishnu.
  • In 2000, he made his acting debut in Mani Ratnam's Tamil film Alaipayuthey as Shyam.
  • In 2002, he made his debut in Bollywood through the Hindi film Saathiya.
  • He has performed over 1000 shows across Hong Kong, UK, India, USA, Singapore, Malaysia.
  • He married the second time on 13-12-021 to actress Amrutha Srinivasan.
  • He is 16 years older than her wife Amrutha Srinivasan.

Karthik Kumar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

46 years, 6months, 29 days old age Karthik Kumar will turn 47 on 21 November, 2024. Only 5 months, 1 days, 18 hours,46 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Karthik Kumar has celebrated the total number of 47 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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