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

Real Name Karthik Sivakumar
Nickname Karthi
Profession Actor
Famous Role Kaali in Tamil film Madras (2014)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
Body Measurements Chest: 42 Inches
Waist: 34 Inches
Biceps: 13.5 Inches
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 25 May 1977
Age (as in 2017) 39 Years
Birth Place Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Gemini
Nationality Indian
Hometown Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
School Not Known
College B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Engineering College, Chennai
Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York
Education Qualifications Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Industrial Engineering
Film Debut Tamil: Aaytha Ezhuthu (2004)
Telugu: Oopiri (2016)
Family Father– Sivakumar (Actor)
Mother– Lakshmi Sivakumar
Brother– Suriya (aka Saravanan Sivakumar, Actor)
Sister– Brindha Sivakumar
Religion Hindu
Hobbies Singing
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor Rajinikanth
Favourite Film Subramaniapuram (2008, Tamil)
Favourite Cuisine Mexican, Thai
Favourite Sport Badminton
Favourite Colours White, black, blue
Favourite Car Mercedes-Benz
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Marriage Date 3 July 2011
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife Ranjani
Children Daughter– Umayaal (b. 2013)
Son– N/A
Money Factor
Salary 8 to 10 Crore/film (INR)

karthiSome Lesser Known Facts About Karthi

  • Does Karthi smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Karthi drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Karthi is the son of famous actor Sivakumar.
  • During his stay in New York, he worked as a part-time graphic designer.
  • After returning to India, he started working as an assistant director to famous director Mani Ratnam.
  • He started his acting career in 2004 by playing the role of Michael’s friend in the Tamil film Aaytha Ezhuthu.
  • In 2010, he signed a contract with Bharti Airtel to become its brand ambassador in South India and appeared in its advertising campaign Indraikku Enna plan.
  • In 2011, he became a cause ambassador to promote awareness of lysosomal storage disease.
  • In 2015, he became the treasurer of the coveted Nadigar Sangam.
  • Every year, he visits orphanages on his birthday and donates funds to them.
  • He inaugurated the Makkal Nala Mandram on his 31st birthday for encouraging his fans to become involved in welfare activities.
  • Apart from being an actor, he is also a playback singer and has sung some famous Tamil songs like Kandha Kaara Vadai from the film Saguni (2012) and Mississippi from the movie Biriyani (2013).


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