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Sathyaraj Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 24, 2019

Short Biography

Sathyaraj was born as Rangaraj Subbaiah on 03-10-1954 in Madukkarai, Coimbatore in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Film Producer, Film Director, Media Pesonality, Comedian, Singer & Narrator who is best known for his work in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Hindi and Kannada movies.

Sathyaraj Complete Bio & Career

The mystery creator for whole one year, Kattapa aka Sathyaraj was born in the family with two younger sisters and parents are Subbaiyan and mother Nathambal. The name given by his parents is Rangaraj Subbaiah but he is popular by his stage name Sathyaraj. He has played a various role in his life such as Indian Film Actor, film producer, film director, media personality, TV host who is popular for his work in Tollywood. 
Sathyaraj crossed his limitations for his dream to become an actor by going against his family to enter the film industry. His first movie was Sattam En Kaiyil. Then he worked as production manager. His first movie, in Tamil, as a leading hero was Saavi in 1985. In the 1970s, his acting skills came to be noticed by many people in the film industry and in the audience and he became popular among Tamil fans. 
This multi-talented personality achieved the Best Tamil Actor award in Filmfare awards for South for his performance. With his successful career, he entered in direction with his first directed film Villadhi Villain in 1995. After facing some failures in his career, he again made his place again and received Vijay Award for Best actor for Onbadhu Robbai Nottu in 2007. He became the national narrator and mystery creator with the role of Kattapa in both the installments of Bahubali, which earned him nationwide popularity for his role. He was recently seen in Telugu film Jersey and will be next seen in Telugu film Ala Vaikunthapurramloo which is scheduled to release in 2020. In addition to acting, he has also tried his hands at production as well. Tamil film Lee which released in the year 2007 marks his production debut. After that, he has produced 2 more films such as Naaigal Jaakirathai and Sathya. He has also served as a narrator films such as Kaakha Kaakha, Santosh Subramaniam, and Mahabalipuram. He has also tried his hands at singing and has sang a song titled "Subbaiyaa Subbaiyaa" from the Tamil film Guru Sishyan in the year 2010.   

Sathyaraj Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Sathyaraj was born to Subbaiah & Nathambal Subbaiah. He has two sisters named Kalpana Arjun & Roopa Senathipathy (married to Periannan Senapathy, a Geneticist). He is married to Maheshwari since 1979 and the couple is blessed with two children one daughter Divya Subbaiah and one son Sibiraj, who is also an actor.
Son Sibiraj

Life's Important Dates Of Sathyaraj

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper (Half Bald)

Personal Info

Home Town Madukkarai, Tamil Nadu
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
School St Mary's Convent school, Coimbatore
Suburban High School, Ramnagar, Coimbatore
College Government Arts College, Coimbatore
Qualification BSc (Botany)
Hobbies Travelling and Driving
Marital Status Married
Debut As an actor of Tamil Film - Sattam En Kaiyil (1978)
As a Producer of Tamil Film - Lee (2007)
As a Director - Tamil Film - Villathi Villain (1995)
As an Actor Telugu Film - Khooni (1985)
As an Actor Kannada Film - Shabash Vikram (1985)
As an Actor Bollywood Film - Chennai Express (2013)
Best Movies Periyar (2007), Nanban (2012), Chennai Express (2013), Raja Rani (2013), and Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) among many others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Audi Q7


Favorite Color Red
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Sridevi Kapoor , Deepika Padukone
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Film Director S. S. Rajamouli
Favorite Place Ooty

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sathyaraj

  • He has also tried his hands at direction and has directed the Tamil action film Villadhi Villain in the year 1995.
  • In 2011, he had a brief career as a television host for the game show Home Sweet Home on STAR Vijay
  • He has also appeared in the commercial of brands such as Pothys and Kumaran Jewelry Shop.
  • Sathyaraj's dream was to become a film actor, but his mother was against it and forbid him to join cinema.
  • In his 4 decade long career, he has appeared in over 200 Telugu films.

Sathyaraj Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

68 years, 2months, 3 days old age Sathyaraj will turn 69 on 03 October, 2023. Only 9 months, 26 days, 22 hours,50 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Sathyaraj has celebrated the total number of 68 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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