Sivakarthikeyan is not called the darling of the masses for nothing. His rise to fame was steady and came with immense dedication. He started off on a reality TV show and has now become one of the most sought-after actors in Kollywood. Let’s check out some fun facts about Sivakarthikeyan.
- Sivakarthikeyan is one of the most educated stars in the industry, with an MBA.
- Sivakarthikeyan and director Atlee are good friends. In fact, Siva has even acted in some of Atlee’s short films.
- Sivakarthikeyan was approached by director Pandiaraj to play the lead in Marina after he hosted the audio launch of Vaagai Sooda Vaa.
- After Marina, he was roped in to play Dhanush’s friend in Aishwarya Dhanush’s 3.
- This collaboration with Dhanush led to Sivakarthikeyan being cast in the lead role in Ethir Neechal, produced by Dhanush.
- He had 3 releases in 2013 and all 3 films ran for 100 days at the box office- Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga, Ethir Neechal, Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam.
- Sivakarthikeyan sang for the first time in his movie Varuthapadada Vaalibar Sanagam.
- He is collaborating for the first time with A.R. Rahman for his upcoming science fiction movie, directed by Ravikumar.
- Sivakarthikeyan recently announced that he would be venturing into production. He is producing a movie for Arunaraja Kamaraj. The movie stars actors Sathyaraj, Aishwarya and Darshan.