Sunny Wayne

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Sujith Unnikrishnan

19 August 1983 (1983-08-19) (age 35)
OccupationFilm actor
Years active2012–present
Renjini T H (m. 2019)

Sujith Unnikrishnan (born 19 August 1983), known by his stage name Sunny Wayne is an Indian film actor who predominantly works in Malayalam cinema. He made his acting debut in Second Show (2012). Since then, he has appeared in over 30 films.[1][2]

Personal life[edit]

Wayne was born to Unnikrishnan and Soumini in Wayanad, on 19 August 1983. His original name is Sujith. He is an alumnus of Calicut University Institute of Engineering and Technology.He got married to his longtime girl friend Renjini Kunju in Guruvayoor on 10 April 2019.[3][4][5][6]


Sunny Wayne's first work was Second Show which was released in 2012.[7] praised Wayne's portrayal of Kurudi.[8] After that he did a cameo appearance in Vineeth Sreenivasan's musical-romance film Thattathin Marayathu.[9][10] In 2013, Wayne played a supporting character in Rajeev Ravi's Annayum Rasoolum. He portrayed Rasool's friend Ashley and story unveils through his narration. The reviewer stated "Sunny Wayne underlines why he is regarded as one of the most talented actors to have happened to Malayalam cinema during recent times and his narration sets the mood very well."[11] Wayne went on to play the cosmetic surgeon Roshan in Nee Ko Njaa Cha directed by debutant Gireesh. The Times of India wrote "Sunny Wayne throws himself into the character of Dr Roshan, a seasoned playboy with calm elegance. He looks sleek, stylish and sometimes genuinely funny."[12][13] He appeared in Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi directed by Sameer Thahir. He also portrayed the character Satan Xavier in the film Aadu directed by Midhun Manuel Thomas. On the very next year his character poombata Gireesh in the film Annmariya Kalippilannu(2016) was well acclaimed by the audience. He portrayed the role of Vijay fan in the Movie Pokkiri Simon(2017).[14][15][16]


As Actor

Year Film Role Language Director Notes
2012 Second Show Kurudi Malayalam Srinath Rajendran FIRST FILM
2012 Thattathin Marayathu Majeed Malayalam Vineeth Sreenivasan
2013 Nee Ko Njaa Cha Roshan Malayalam Gireesh
2013 Annayum Rasoolum Ashley Malayalam Rajeev Ravi
2013 Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi Suni Malayalam Sameer Thahir
2013 Chewing Gum Dinu Malayalam Praveen M Sukumaran
2014 Raktharakshassu 3D Nandan Malayalam R Factor
2014 Mosayile Kuthira Meenukal[17] Akbar Ali Malayalam Ajith Pillai
2014 Masala Republic Bada Bhai Malayalam Visakh GS
2014 Koothara Ram Malayalam Srinath Rajendran
2015 Aadu Oru Bheegara Jeeviyanu Satan Xavier Malayalam Midhun Manuel Thomas
2015 Saaradhi[18] Christy Malayalam Gopalan Manoj
2015 Candle Camera[19] Citizen journalist Malayalam Appu N Bhattathiri
2015 Appavum Veenjum Jude(Freddy) Malayalam Viswan
2015 Double Barrel Silent Malayalam Lijo Jose Pellissery
2015 Vizhiyil[20] Sunny Malayalam Aju Raj & Krishnan VS
2015 Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi Bheeran Malayalam Anil Radhakrishnan Menon
2016 Annmariya Kalippilannu Poombatta Gireesh Malayalam Midhun Manuel Thomas
2017 Alamara Arun Malayalam Midhun Manuel Thomas
2017 Avarude Raavukal Sunny(cameo) Malayalam Shanil Muhammed
2017 Gold Coins[21] Katha Malayalam Pramod G Gopal
2017 Pokkiri Simon Simon Malayalam Jijo Antony
2017 Aadu 2 Sathan Xavier Malayalam Midhun Manuel Thomas
2017 Chembarathipoo Dr.Nandan Malayalam Arun Viaga Cameo
2018 Kayamkulam Kochunni[22][23] Keshavan Malayalam Rosshan Andrrews 25th Film
2018 Oru Kuttanadan Blog Gopan Malayalam Sethu
2018 French Viplavam Sathyan Malayalam Maju
2019 June Alex Malayalam Ahammed Khabeer Cameo
2019 Zam Zam TBA Malayalam G. Neelakanta Reddy
2019 Gypsy Balan Tamil Raju Murugan debut Tamil film
2019 Vrittham TBA Malayalam Gauthami Nair
2019 Anugraheethan Antony Antony Malayalam Prince Joy

As Producer

Year Film Language Director Notes
TBA Padavettu Malayalam Liju Krishna Pre Production

Dubbing artist[edit]


  1. ^ "Dulquer, Sunny Wayne starts another journey together". Sify. Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 20 March 2013.
  2. ^ "Sunny Wayne movies: Sunny Wayne's real name ! | Malayalam Movie News - Times of India". 8 June 2014. Retrieved 18 July 2018.
  3. ^ "i'll never take my film career for granted: Sunny Wayn - Times of India".
  4. ^ "Setting a revolution the Sunny Wayne way". Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  5. ^ "He pulls no punches: The Sunny Wayne interview". Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  6. ^ "Sunny Wayne Profile". Retrieved 10 April 2019.
  7. ^ Sathyendran, Nita (8 August 2013). "Dream ride". The Hindu. Retrieved 25 February 2014.
  8. ^ Second Show Malayalam Movie Review – cinema preview stills gallery trailer video clips showtimes. (2012-02-04). Retrieved on 2013-07-08.
  9. ^ "Sunny turns musician - Times of India".
  10. ^ Thattathin Marayathu Malayalam Movie Review, Thattathin Marayathu Malayalam Film Review, Malayalam Cinema Review, Malayalam Movie Review. (2012-07-06). Retrieved on 2013-07-08.
  11. ^ Movie Review: Annayum Resoolum. Retrieved on 2013-07-08.
  12. ^ "I don't pay attention to the 'new gen' tag - Times of India".
  13. ^ Nee Ko Nja Cha movie review: Wallpaper, Story, Trailer at Times of India. Times of India. Retrieved on 2013-07-08.
  14. ^ "In Ann's company".
  15. ^ "An Emotional Game".
  16. ^ "Sunny has a knack of getting people to watch his films - Times of India".
  17. ^ James, Anu. "Ann Maria Kalippilaanu becomes Pilla Rakshasi in Telugu; to be a Diwali release".
  18. ^ "Saradhi Movie Review {3/5}: Critic Review of Saradhi by Times of India".
  19. ^ "Sunny's next is a short film - Times of India".
  20. ^ Binoy, Rasmi (12 February 2015). "Rooting for cinema with 'soul'" – via
  21. ^ "I was a katta fan once, so I know their psychology well - Times of India".
  22. ^ "Sunny Wayne to play a prominent role in Nivin Pauly's Kayamkulam Kochunni".
  23. ^ "Sunny Wayne's next is Kunjunni Kundithananu: the motion poster looks captivating - Times of India".

External links[edit]

Sunny Wayne on IMDb