Prithviraj Sukumaran – Biography, Career, Awards, and Net Worth
Prithviraj Sukumaran is the young superstar in Malayalam Cinema. He is an actor, playback singer, and producer. He has also worked in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi films.
Prithviraj is the perfect combination of superstar and artist. He has given many critically acclaimed and commercially successful movies. He is mostly known for his selection of roles and acting abilities. In 2012, he made his Bollywood debut with “Aiyyaa” opposite Rani Mukerji.
Prithviraj Sukumaran : Early Life and Personal Details
Prithviraj Sukumaran was born on 16 October, 1982 in Tiruvananthapuram, Kerala. His father, Late Sukumaran was an actor and her mother, Mallika Sukumaran is a former actress. Actor Indrajith Sukumaran is his brother.
Prithviraj attended different schools and eventually completed his high school from Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram. He then graduated in IT from University of Tasmania, Australia.
The handsome hunk of Malayalam Cinema is 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 170 lbs. His zodiac sign is Libra. He is an Indian by nationality and Hindu by religion.
Caption: Prithviraj Sukumaran with his wife and daughter
In his initial days, Prithviraj dated actress Meera Jasmine for a short period. On 25 April, 2011, he tied the knot with Supriya Menon, a BBC reporter. In 2014, they have a daughter named Alankrita Menon Prithviraj.
Prithviraj Sukumaran : Career
Prithviraj made his acting debut in the 2002 Malayalam film “Nandanam.” His breakthrough performance came in “Vasthavam”, which brought much name and fame for him. He garnered much appreciation for his performance in “Thirakkatha” and “Thalappavu.”
2009 turned out to be the landmark year in Prithviraj’s acting career. After the grand success of “Puthiya Mugham”, he earned the nickname “Young Superstar” in Malayalam Cinema. Next, he emerged with hits like “Pokkiri Raja” and “Anwar.”
Sukumaran reached to the new height after giving back to back critical and commercial hits such as “Celluloid”, “Mumbai Police”, and “Memories.” Besides Malayalam films, he worked in several Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi movies. His latest Hindi project is “Naam Shabana” with Taapsee Pannu and Akshay Kumar.
Prithviraj is a multi talented person. Other than actor, his work as a producer and playback singer also received a positive response from film critics and audiences.
Prithviraj Sukumaran : Awards
Prithviraj is one of the celebrated actors in the South Indian movie industry. Throughout his glittering career, he has received several awards and accolades. Some notable mentions are National Film Awards, Kerala State Film Awards, Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, and Filmfare Awards.
Prithviraj Sukumaran : Net Worth and Lifestyle
Prithviraj has an estimated net worth of INR 150 crore. He draws a whopping sum of INR 2 crore per film. He has been the brand ambassador for several brands such as Kalyan Silks and Asset. In addition, he also runs a restaurant named Spice Boat in Doha, Qatar.
Prithviraj resides in a luxurious villa in Kochi. His car collection boasts several lavish cars like Audi Q7, BMW, and Porsche cayenne. Apart from movies, his hobbies are traveling, photography, and reading. He is a huge fan of Amitabh Bachchan.