Sivakarthikeyan Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Bio, Net Worth, Facts

Who is Sivakarthikeyan?

Sivakarthikeyan is an Indian film actor, playback singer and a former Television presenter. He started his career as a contestant in a reality comedy show, Kalakka Povathu Yaaru on Star Vijay and later went on to become a regular host in the channel itself. The actor has never turned his back since his inception in the film industry who is now the most sought-after actor in Kollywood. His career graph in Tamil film industry is substantial and only a few actors in the industry have witnessed such feat till now. He has struggled a lot in the beginning of his career to get to where he has reached today.


Birth Name





Actor, Singer, Dancer, TV Presenter

Personal Life


Siva was born on February 17, 1985, in Singampuneri, Sivagangai, Tamil Nadu.


He is currently 34 years old.


Singampuneri, Sivagangai, Tamil Nadu

Sun Sign



Sivakarthikeyan completed his schooling from Campion Anglo-Indian Higher Secondary School in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu.

He then attended J. J. College of Engineering and Technology in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu and graduated with Bachelor of Technology degree in Computer Science and Engineering. He also holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from a reputed institution.




Indian / Asian (Tamil)



Family Details

  • Father – Late G. Doss (Jail Superintendent)
  • Mother – Raji Doss
  • Siblings – One Sister

Marital Status



Aarthi (m. August 2010)


Aaradhana (b. 2013)

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 9 inches
  • In centimeters – 175 cm
  • In meters – 1.75 m


  • In Kilograms – 71 kg
  • In Pounds – 156 lbs

Body measurements

  • Measurements – 40-12-30
  • Chest – 40 inches
  • Biceps – 12 inches
  • Waist – 30 inches

Body Build


Eye Color


Hair Color


Shoe Size

He wears a show of size 10 (US).



Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Sivakarthikeyan made his onscreen debut with the 2012 Tamil film Marina starring opposite Oviya. There years later, he made his Kannada debut with the 2015 film Vajrakaya.

He was well acclaimed for his roles in Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam, Ethir Neechal and Maan Karate. The former was his biggest ever commercial hit which ran over 100 days in theatres.

Television Debut

Before entering into mainstream cinema, he worked as a host in Vijay Television. He first participated in a Tamil comedy reality show, Kalakka Povathu Yaaru and won the season title.

Following that, he became a close associate of the channel, participating in many reality shows and hosted Athu Ithu Ethu, a comedy reality show that earned him fame and recognition.

Style Quotient

Siva lives in a lavish house located in KK Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He owns an Audi Q7, which was gifted by P. Madhan of Escape Artists as a token of appreciation for the success of Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam.

Sivakarthikeyan Net worth

His net worth of estimated to be $5 million. Much of his earnings come form acting and television and event appearances. Sivakarthikeyan net worth has skyrocketed in the span of a few years from now, who gets around 5 crore per film as salary.

Sivakarthikeyan Favorites

  • Favorite ActorRajinikanth, Ajith
  • Favorite Actress – Khusbhu
  • Favorite Food – Chicken, South Indian food
  • Favorite Holiday Destination – London

Sivakarthikeyan Facts

Sivakarthikeyan father G. Doss, was a Jail Superintendent and wanted to become a police officer but eventually ended up as an actor.

He participated in a comedy reality show, Kalakka Povathu Yaaru while pursing his master’s degree and won the title of that season.

His grandfather is a Padmashree award winner for Nadaswaram.

Sivakarthikeyan’s great sense of humor and dialogue delivery earned him a television presenter job in Star Vijay and went on to host number of shows such as Jodi No. 1, Adhu Ithu Edhu, airtel Super Singer Junior and others during his stint in the channel.

He has even participated in shows like Jodi Number One Season 3, Boys vs Girls Season 1 and 2.

Well known for his timing comic sense and light-hearted trolls, he hosted the comedy show Adhu Idhu Ethu that earned him massive fan following and wider audience reach.

Sivakarthikeyan has also hosted the 5th and 6th editions of the Star Vijay Awards.

He has even acted in many short films like Mugapputhagam,[4] Identity, Kurahl 786 and 360°.

Sivakarthikeyan and Atlee are longtime friends even before films.

Actor Dhanush is his mentor.

Sivakarthikeyan is a black belt in Karate.

The producer of the film, Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam, gifted him a brand new Audi Q7 for making his film a massive hit at the box office.

Sivakarthikeyan is one of the few actors in Kollywood to have a massive fan following on Twitter.


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