The Versatile Actor Suriya Shivkumar


The Tamil superstar handsome, hard working and versatile — Suriya Shivkumar is rise to the top has been phenomenal and mesmerizing. The movie-artist Suriya’s rise as an actor has truly been one of the most remarkable stories of this century in the Kollywood.  The actor started his journey as an actor with the family dramas and romantic films but gradually Suriya showcased his versatility of being a dignified actor. Suriya is showing his acting calibre since he made his acting debut with the movie “Nerukku Ner” followed by the success of “Nanda” brought him rough and tough images among the audiences with the immense success.

Now, he is one of the biggest stars of the Tamil cinema with huge fan base and the actor never fears to do experiment with his roles. Indeed, Suriya modified himself in the every genre which he did from “Gajni” in which he portrayed role of “Anterograde Amnesia” patient to horror comedy “Mass” in which he played role of a typical guy.

As of now the actor is gearing up for the release of his sci fie thrilling movie “24” which is received huge feedback from the public for its teaser and the trailer. The film is touted as one of the most awaited movie of the year. While, the film which proved milestone in Suriya’s career is none other than “Kaaka Kaaka”, in the movie the cine-artist perfectly essayed role of a cop. The police drama grossed almost Rs. 150 million at the box office. Much before that he already received Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor for his performance in the movie “Friends”.

Then he did ‘Pithamagan’, for which he won Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award. In 2008, his appearance in the movie “Vaaranam Aayiram” fetches him Filmfare Award for Best Actor as well as a Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor. He also successfully grabbed the Vijay Award for Best Actor which was presented to him by none other than living legend Kamal Hassan.

Moreover, Kamal acknowledged Surya’s versatility as an actor which is indeed blissful to hear for any artist. Eventually, on January 2012, Suriya became TV personality with appearance as an official host of the game show “Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi”, which is the Tamil version of “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?”

Last but not the least the movie-artist is known for his philanthropist nature, indeed he is actually extended help towards the education of Sri Lankan Tamil children on behalf of the Sivakumar Charitable Trust along with his father and brother. He is also an active participant in other humanitarian works such as “Save The Tigers” campaign and all that.