Prithviraj Sukumaran is a renowned face in the South Indian cinema who primarily works in Malayalam movies. Aside from acting, he is also a producer. He has won two Kerala State Film Awards for Best Actor, one Tamil Nadu State Award, and a National Film Award (as producer).
Prithviraj, Prithvi, Raju, Raj
Actor, Film Producer, Playback Singer
Birthday / Date of Birth
Prithviraj Sukumaran was born on 16 October 1982, in Trivandrum, Kerala, India.
He’s currently 36 years old.
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Prithviraj got his preliminary education from Shrine Vailankanni Senior Secondary School, T. Nagar, Chennai and St. Joseph’s Boys’ Hr. Sec. School, Coonoor. He, later, moved to Kerala, where he attended The NSS Public School Perunthanni, St.Mary’s Residential Central School, Poojappura and then Sainik School Kazhakootam and Bharathiya Vidya Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram.
He got admission at the University of Tasmania, Australia, where he took Information Technology as major but dropped out of the college since he was offered a lead role in a film.
Indian / Asian
- Father – Sukumaran (Actor, Died in 1997)
- Mother – Mallika Sukumaran (Actress)
- Siblings – Indrajith Sukumaran (Older Brother) (Actor)
- Relatives – Poornima Indrajith (Sister-in-law) (Model, Actress, Television Anchor, Talk show host)
Supriya Menon (m. 2011 – Present) – Prithviraj married Supriya, a BBC reporter, on April 25, 2011, after being friends for a couple of years. They both have a daughter named Alankrita, born on September 8, 2014.
- In feet – 5 feet 11.25 inches
- In centimeters – 181 cm
- In meters – 1.81 m
- In Kilograms – 77 kg
- In Pounds – 170 lbs
His body stats may be –
- Measurements – 44-15-33
- Chest – 44 inches
- Biceps – 15 inches
- Waist – 33 inches
Prithviraj first landed a leading role in the Telugu movie Surya Puthrika in 1999. Over the years, he has appeared in over 90 films. Some of his notable films include Akale (2004), Vaasthavam (2006), Thalappavu (2008), Thirakkatha (2008), Veettilekulla Vazhi (2011), Ayalum Njanum Thammil (2012), Celluloid (2013), among others.
No TV series yet.
As a singer, Prithviraj debuted with the song Kaane Kaane for the film Puthiya Mukham, released in 2009.
He was seen in TV commercials such as Indulekha Skin care cream, Kalyan Silks, KSEB, Close Up, to name a few.
- Favorite Food – Rice and fish curry
- Favorite Book – The Fountainhead
- Favorite Movie – Cinema Paradiso
- Favorite Actor – Mohanlal
- Favorite Holiday Destination – Switzerland, Australia
Prithviraj Net worth
His net worth stands at $4 million US dollars as of 2017. He charges a huge amount of money for his films. He owns luxury houses in Thiruvananthapuram and Cochin, apart from Chennai and Bangalore. Prithivi also owns few properties in Dubai, UAE. He has hi sown production company called August Cinemas.
He has a large fleet of expensive cars from Porsche Cayenne to Audi Q7 and BMW Z4 along with other brand cars.
Social Media Profiles
He owns a restaurant in Qatar called Spice Boat along with his brother and his mother.
During his college days, he had a crush on a girl but he didn’t propose to her after knowing she was a lesbian.
He has received several awards including two Kerala State Film Awards for Best Actor, one Tamil Nadu State Award, and a National Film Award.
Besides Malayalam, Prithviraj has starred in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi films.
In 2010, he was made the brand ambassador of 108 ambulance services,launched by National Rural Health Mission.