Indrajith Sukumaran

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Indrajith Sukumaran
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Indrajith in a Photo shoot with Harley Davidson
Born Indrajith Sukumaran
17 December 1980 (1980-12-17) (age 35)
Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Occupation Actor, Singer
Years active 2002–present
Spouse(s) Poornima(m.2002 – present)
Children Prarthana,Nakshatra
Relatives Sukumaran (Father)
Mallika Sukumaran (Mother)
Prithviraj Sukumaran (Brother)

Indrajith Sukumaran is an Indian film actor and singer best known for his work in Malayalam cinema. He is the eldest son of late actor Sukumaran.

Indrajith made his debut in 2002 in the film Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan. And has gone on to star in over fifty films, notably Meesa Madhavan (2002), Runway (2004), Classmates (2006), Chotta Mumbai (2007), Arabikkatha (2007), Twenty:20 (2008), Nayakan (2010), Karayilekku Oru Kadal Dooram (2010), Ee Adutha Kaalathu (2012), Amen (2013), Left Right Left (2013), Ezhamathe Varavu (2013), Angels (2014) and Amar Akbar Anthony (2015).

Indrajith has also starred in a few Hindi, English, Tamil, and Telugu films, such as Before the Rains (2007), Sarvam (2009), Kavya's Diary (2009), and The Waiting Room (2010).

Early life and family[edit]

Indrajith is the eldest son of actors Sukumaran and Mallika Sukumaran at Thiruvananthapuram on 17 December 1980. His brother Prithviraj Sukumaran is also a well-known actor in south Indian cinema. Indrajith's initial schooling was at Shrine Vailankanni Senior Secondary School, T. Nagar , Chennai and St.Joseph's Boys' Hr.Sec.School, Coonoor, since the family was settled at Tamil Nadu that time.[1] Later when the family shifted to Kerala he had his education from The NSS Public School Perunthanni, St.Mary's Residential Central School, Poojappura. He completed the rest of his school education at Sainik School Kazhakoottam along with his brother Prithviraj. He was the captain of Tennis team while studying there. He also participated in music and acting competitions. He pursued bachelors with distinction in Computer science engineering from Sardar Raja College of Engineering, Tirunelveli and was working as a trainee in a software company when he entered into the film career. Later he dropped his job and became busy with movies.[2]

On 13 December 2002, he married actress Poornima Mohan.[3][4] They have two daughters named Praarthana and Nakshatra.[5]

Film career[edit]

His first cinematic role was in Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan, directed by Vinayan. He was noted for his villain role in the blockbuster Meesa Madhavan, directed by Lal Jose.

He acted alongside Mohanlal in Anwar Rasheed's Chotta Mumbai and Shaji Kailas's Baba Kalyani. His performance as the villain in Baba Kalyani was acclaimed by critics.[6] He also acted in Lal Jose's film Arabikkatha and Santhosh Sivan's Before the Rains. He paired with his brother Prithviraj Sukumaran in several films, including the 2006's hit film Classmates.[7][8] He starred as lead role with Vineeth in Hariharan's Film Ezhamathe Varavu written by M. T. Vasudevan Nair after the success of Pazhassi Raja(2009).

His debut Hindi film, The Waiting Room, directed by Maneej Premnath, was released in January 2010.[9]

Awards[edit]

  • 2013 - TTK Prestige-Vanitha Film Awards - Best Supporting Actor - Amen[10]

Asiavision Awards

Filmography[edit]

Malayalam[edit]

No. Year Title Role Director Notes
1 1986 Padayani Young Ramesh T. S.Mohan He plays the younger version of Mohanlal's character
2 2002 Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan Shyam Gopal Varma Vinayan
3 2002 Meesa Madhavan Eapen Pappachi Lal Jose
4 2003 Pattalam Nandakumar Lal Jose
5 2003 Mizhi Randilum Dr. Arun Ranjith
6 2003 Mullavalliyum Thenmavum Andrew V. K. Prakash
7 2004 Runway Balu Damodar Joshy
8 2004 Vesham Hariprasad V. M. Vinu
9 2005 Finger Print Kishore Varma Satheesh Paul
10 2005 Police Anand V. K. Prakash
11 2005 Deepangal Sakshi Rishikesh K.B. Madhu
12 2005 Chanthupottu Komban Kumaran Lal Jose
13 2005 Krithyam Ramdas Menon Viji Thampi
14 2005 Ben Johnson Police Officer Jomon
15 2006 Achanurangatha Veedu Police Officer Lal Jose
16 2006 Classmates Pius George Lal Jose
17 2006 Oruvan Sivan Vinu Anand
18 2006 Baba Kalyani Babu Shaji Kailas
19 2007 Chotta Mumbai Tomichan Anwar Rasheed
20 2007 Arabikatha Anwar Lal Jose
21 2007 Ayur Rekha Anand G. M. Manu
22 2007 Heart Beats Edikkula Vinu Anand
23 2007 Hareendran Oru Nishkalankan Hareendra Varma Vinayan
24 2007 Flash Priyan Sibi Malayil
25 2008 Kanal Kannadi A K Jayan Pothuval
26 2008 Calcutta News Hari Blessy
27 2008 Malabar Wedding Manu Kuttan Faisal, Rajesh
28 2008 Soorya Kireedam Sivaram George Kithu
29 2008 Minnaminnikoottam Sidharth Kamal
30 2008 Twenty:20 Arun Kumar Joshy
31 2009 Nammal Thammil Johnny Viji Thampi
32 2009 Seetha Kalyanam Ambi T. K. Rajeev Kumar
34 2010 Happy Husbands Rahul Valiyathan Saji Surendran
35 2010 Nayakan Varadhanunni Lijo Jose Pellissery
36 2010 Elsamma Enna Aankutty Eby Lal Jose
37 2010 Chekavar Kasinathan Sajeevan
38 2010 College Days Rohit Menon G. N. Krishnakumar
39 2010 Karayilekku Oru Kadal Dooram Anoop Chandran Vinod Mankara
40 2011 Race Niranjan Kukku Surendran
41 2011 City of God Swarnavel Lijo Jose Pellissery
42 2011 Three Kings Bhaskaranunni Raja V. K. Prakash
43 2011 Veettilekulla Vazhi Rassaq Biju
44 2011 Vellaripravinte Changathi Manikunju Akku Akbar
45 2012 Ee Adutha Kaalathu Vishnu Arun Kumar
46 2012 Karmayogi Rudran Gurukkal V. K. Prakash
47 2012 Outsider Mukundan Premlal
48 2012 Bachelor Party Geevarghese Amal Neerad
49 2012 Mullamottum Munthiricharum Churatta Jose Aneesh Anwar
50 2012 Akasathinte Niram Young Man Dr.Biju
51 2012 Husbands in Goa Jerry Saji Surendran
52 2012 Poppins Kanthan V. K. Prakash
53 2013 Amen Father Vincent Vattolli Lijo Jose Pellissery
54 2013 Up & Down - Mukalil Oralundu[12] Thampuran T. K. Rajeev Kumar
55 2013 Left Right Left Jayan Arun Kumar Aravind
56 2013 Paisa Paisa Kishore Prashanth Murali
57 2013 Arikil Oraal Siddharth Sunil Ibrahim
58 2013 Ezhamathe Varavu Gopinath Menon Hariharan
59 2013 Kaanchi Madhavan G.N Krishnakumar
60 2013 Vedivazhipadu Joseph Shambu Purushothaman
61 2013 101 Chodyangal Mugundan Sidhartha Siva
62 2013 Zachariayude Garbhinikal Narrator Voice over
63 2014 Masala Republic S.I. Shambu Visakh G.S
64 2014 Naku Penta Naku Taka Vinay Vayalar Madhankutty
65 2014 Sapthamashree Thaskaraha Krishnanunni Anil Radhakrishnan Menon Cameo
66 2014 Angels Hameem Hyder Jean Marcose
67 2014 Cousins Joji Vyshak
68 2015 Rasam Balu Rajeev Nath
69 2015 Double Barrel[13] Vinci Lijo Jose Pellissery
70 2015 Kohinoor[14] Haider Vinay Govind
71 2015 Amar Akbar Anthony Anthony Nadirshah
72 2016 Vettah ACP Xylex Abraham Rajesh Pillai
73 2015 Adoorum Thoppilum Allandoru Bhasiyum Bhasi Vishnu
74 2016 Kaadu Pookkunna Neram
75 2017 Tiyan Jiyen Krishnakumar Pre-Production

Other languages[edit]

Year Title Role Language Director Notes
2002 En Mana Vaanil Tamil Vinayan Remake of Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan
2008 Before the Rains Manas English Santosh Sivan
2009 Kavya's Diary Raj Telugu Karuna Prakash
2009 Sarvam Naushad Tamil Vishnuvardhan
2010 The Waiting Room Cop Hindi Maneej Premnath

As singer[edit]

Year Song Film Co-singers Music Notes
2003 "Anthinilaa" Mullavalliyum Thenmavum Ousepachan
2010 "Poril Theyyaram" Chekavar Ragged Skull Rahul Raj
2010 "Happy Husbands" Happy Husbands Andand Narayan, Achu Rajamani M. Jayachandran
2010 "Ranadheera" Nayakan Preethi Pillai Prasanth Pillai
2013 "Hey Ithuvazhi" Arikil Oraal Chithra Iyyer Gopi Sunder
2014 "Ee mizhiyimakal" Angels - Jakes Bejoy
2015 "Premamennaal" Amar Akbar Anthony Nadirshah, Prithviraj, Jayasurya, Kalabhavan Shajon Nadirshah

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