Rajiv Krishna

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Rajiv Krishna
Born Rajiv Gopalakrishna Menon
Occupation Film actor, Screenplay writer, novelist
Years active 1997 - Present

Rajiv Krishna (sometimes credited as Rajiv G. Menon) is a film actor from Bangalore, India. He has appeared in Tamil, Malayalam and Hindi films in leading and supporting roles.

He also wrote the screenplay for the Hindi films Woodstock Villa and Soundtrack. He is the nephew of producer Suresh Menon.[1][2] In 2013, he wrote a novel called Thundergod — Ascendence of Indra.[3]


Following the success of Aahaa, Rajiv Krishna received several other offers to continue appearing in lead roles. He signed on to a film titled Kai Vilakku featuring him alongside Sangita, but the film failed to release despite entering production.[4]


Year Film Role Language Notes
1996 Devaraagam Parthasarathy Malayalam
1997 Aahaa Sriram Tamil
1999 Manam Virumbuthe Unnai Prakash Tamil
2002 Hey! Nee Romba Azhaga Irukke Bharath Tamil
2003 Bas Yun Hi Rohan Hindi
2009 Newtonin Moondram Vidhi Jaiprakash Narayanan (JP) Tamil
2010 Aasal Vicky Jeevanandhan Tamil
2012 The King & the Commissioner Malayalam
Krishnaveni Panjaalai Tamil
2015 En Vazhi Thani Vazhi Tamil
  • Woodstock Villa (2008)
  • Soundtrack (2011)
  • Girls (2016; Malayalam) (screenplay consultant)