Surya Net Worth (2024): Height, Age, Full Name, Bio

Alex | Last Updated On January 14th, 2022

Saravanan Sivakumar (known by his name Surya) is a fine Indian actor and works for the welfare of others. He is a well-known producer as well. Acting in Tamil cinema made him a celebrity.

Surya's Net Worth

As of 2024, Surya's net worth is estimated to be $25 million.

Net Worth$25 million
Given NameSaravanan Sivakumar
Famous NameSurya
Source(s) of FameActor
Date of BirthJuly 23, 1975
Place of BirthChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
RelationshipsMarried, Jyothika Saravanan,
Social Links

Early Life

Surya was born to an Indian actor Sivakumar on the 23rd of July 1975. His birthplace is Chennai, India. Surya’s mother’s name is Lakshmi.

Surya went to the St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School for his early education. He then went to Loyola College (Chennai) for further studies. He graduated in the field of Commerce.

He never wanted to become an actor even before going into the film industry, Surya worked in a garment factory for 6 months. But as he belonged to an acting background, he was offered many films. So, he decided to pursue his career as an actor.

Career Life

In 1995, when Surya was working in the garment factory, he was offered a role in Aasai. Nerrukku Ner was his acting debut film (producer: Mani Ratnam). Mani Patnam was exactly the person who provided him his famous stage name Surya to avoid confusion with an actor named Saravanan. Just after his debut film, his coming movies badly flopped at the box office. He finally got a movie Friends that became a hit in 2001. He made one of his best performances in the film Nandha, and he received Filmfare Award. He then had one after the other megahit films.

Surya won the award for his outstanding acting and performance in the movie Pithamagan. Again, he won the Best Actor Award for his film Perazhagan. Surya afterward appeared in one of the most representative movies Ghajini, which was much appreciated by the audience and was also translated into the Hindi language. Till today, Surya has delivered a number of megahits for Bollywood. Singham, his’ other film, was also recreated in Hindi. He recently starred in the 3rd part of Singham, which made around one billion at the Bollywood box office, making him one of the best and most famous actors in the Bollywood film industry. His upcoming film is Etharkkum Thunindhavan, whose director is Pandiraj and is produced by Kalanithi Maran (Sun Pictures). It will be released soon in Feb of the year 2022.

Personal Life

Surya is 46 years old as of 2022. He is elder than his brother and a sister. They are three siblings collectively.

He got married to Jyothika in 2006. It was a love marriage that got the attention of the media. The couple has two children. Surya loves long driving and camping. Surya has a very friendly personality. He tries to keep his personal life details very private. His father, brother, and wife all in the acting industry.

Social Media

Surya is an active social media user. He keeps his fans updated about all the recent happenings and projects. He loves sharing his own pictures as well. He has 3.9 million followers on Instagram, while 7.4 million followers on Twitter.


Saravanan Sivakumar i.e. Surya is a famous Indian actor and a fine producer. He is also an activist. He has earned much fame because of his versatile acting in the Bollywood film industry. His net worth is around 25 million dollars.

Surya has sometimes been associated with other Actors such as Nayanthara, Siddharth Shukla, Sidhu Moose Wala, Allu Arjun, Juhi Chawla, Sahil Khan, Trisha Krishnan, Shahid Kapoor, and Thomas Petrou .