October 02, 2022

Sivakumar (Actor) Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : May 29, 2021

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Short Biography

Sivakumar was born with the name Palaniswamy Gounder on 27-10-1941 in Coimbatore in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Television Actor, Soap Opera Actor & Visual Artist who is known for his work predominantly in Tamil cinema.

Other Name: Markandeyan of Tamil Cinema, Palaniswamy Gounder
Other Professions: Television Actor Soap Opera Actor Visual Artist
Appearance: Tamil

Sivakumar Complete Bio & Career

Sivakumar is the most talented actor in Tamil Film Industry. He has spent about a decade in the industry and worked with all famous artists in the Tamil film industry. He has played all types of roles from side roles to lead roles. He started acting from a very young age. His acting debut was made with the film ''Kakkum Karangal'' of 1965. He was named ''Paliniswami'' by his parents but later the industry gave him a new name ''Sivakumar''.


The actor never looked back after his first cast and worked in many popular films. His work set a benchmark in the industry and inspired the three generations. The films in which he has shown his talent and hard work are ''Annakilli, Avan Aval Andhu, Sindhu Bhairavi, Sethu, Agni Sakshi, Raja Raja Chozhan, Bhadrakali, Pasumpon, Illam, Nattupura Pattu, Ponnumani, Poonthalir, and many others. He has also appeared on Tamil Tv shows such as Unnai Thedi, Annamalai, Chithi. 


His dedication to acting made his unique identity in the industry. He has a great desire and aspiration for his work. It can be estimated from his work in many films based on Hindu epics such as Raja Raja Chozhan, Saraswat Sabatham, Agathiyar, Karaikkal Ammaiyar. 

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Sivakumar Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Palaniammal Rakkia Gounder and Rakkia Gounder. He has a brother named Shanmugam and a sister named Subbulakshmi. On 01-07-1974, he married Lakshmi. The couple is blessed with three children including a daughter named Brindha Sivakumar (playback singer), and two sons named Karthi (actor), Suriya (actor). Actress Jyothika is his daughter-in-law who is married to his son Suriya.
Son Karthi
Son Suriya
Daughter Brindha Sivakumar

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 18
Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
School Local school in Coimbatore
College N/A
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Visual art, Acting and reading
Marital Status Married
Debut Kakkum Karangal
Best Movies Sethu, Agni Sakshi, Raja Raja Chozhan
Salary N/A
Net Worth INR 250 crores
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White
Favorite Player Virender Sehwag
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Politician Vijayakanth
Favorite Actress Shruti Haasan
Favorite Actor Karthi
Favorite Movie Bhadrakali
Favorite Singer Shreya Ghoshal
Favorite Place Paris
Favorite Dress Lungi

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sivakumar

  • Sivakumar is the most talented and famous actor in the Tamil film Industry.
  • He has been worked with all the legendary artists of the industry.
  • He is a great visual artist also and has shown his work in many films.
  • He is the winner of the Norway Tamil Film Festival Kalaichigaram Award.

Sivakumar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

80 years, 11months, 5 days old age Sivakumar will turn 81 on 27 October, 2022. Only 24 days, 4 hours,44 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Sivakumar has celebrated the total number of 81 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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