Prithviraj Sukumaran


16 Oct 1982


Trivandrum, Kerala, India


Prithviraj Sukumaran


Prithviraj Sukumaran (born 16 October 1982), credited mononymously as Prithviraj, is an Indian actor, playback singer and producer best known for his work in Malayalam films. He has also acted in a number of Tamil, Telugu and Hindi films.

Prithviraj Sukumaran was born in Thiruvananthapuram to actors Sukumaran and Mallika Sukumaran. His 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. Later when the family shifted to Kerala he had his education from The NSS Public School Perunthanni, St.Mary's Residential Central School, Poojappura (which was near his home at Chengallur) where he acted in various plays and skits for the school's Annual Day Celebrations. He completed the rest of his school education at Sainik School Kazhakoottam and Bharathiya Vidya Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram. Prithviraj, along with his brother Indrajith Sukumaran. He also participated in debates and elocution competitions while in school. Prithviraj won the title of "Mr LA Fest" in the Annual Inter-School arts festival hosted by Loyola School, Thiruvananthapuram in successive years and is the only person to date to win that title twice.

While pursuing his bachelor's degree in Information Technology at the University of Tasmania, Australia, he was called for a shot in the movies by film director Ranjith Balakrishnan to play the lead role in his film Nandanam. It was Fazil, a well known Malayalam film director, who introduced him to Ranjith. After his performance in Nandanam, he decided to take a break from studies to concentrate on his film career.

Prithviraj Sukumaran's elder brother Indrajith Sukumaran and sister-in-law Poornima Indrajith are also film actors.

Actor ( 104 credits )

Aadu Jeevitham (2018) Najeeb Muhammad
Karnan (2017) Karnan
Naam Shabana (2017)
My Story (2017) Jay
Paavada (2016) 'Paambu' Joy
James and Alice (2016) James
Oozham (2016)
The Beautiful Game (2016)
Darvinte Parinamam (2016) Anil Anto
Tiyan (2016)
My Story (2016) Jay
Ezra (2016)
Ivide (2015) Varun
Picket 43 (2015) Havildar Harindran 'Hari' Nair
Ennu Ninte Moideen (2015) Moideen
Double Barrel (2015) Pancho
Anarkali (2015) Shanthanu Varma
Amar Akbar Anthony (2015) Amarnath aka Amar
Kaaviya Thalaivan (2014) Gomathi Nayagam Pillai
Tamaar Padaar (2014) ACP Pouran
Sapthamashree Thaskaraha (2014) Krishnanunni
Munnariyippu (2014) Chackochan (cameo)
7th Day (2014) David Abraham
London Bridge (2014) Vijay Das
Memories (2013) Sam Alex
Mumbai Police (2013) ACP Antony Moses
Aurangzeb (2013) Arya
Celluloid (2013) J C Daniel / Harris Daniel (as Prithviraj)
Aiyyaa (2012) Surya (as Prithviraj)
Ayalum Njanum Thammil... (2012) Ravi Tharakan
Molly Aunty Rocks (2012) Pranav Roy IRS
Simhasanam (2012) Arjunan
Bachelor Party (2012) Officer of Special Protection Force
Hero (2012) Tarzan Antony
Masters (2012) SreeRamakrishnan (as Prithviraj)
Akashathinte Niram (2012) Doctor (as Prithviraj)
Akashathinte Niram (2012) Doctor (as Prithviraj)
Veedu Theda (2011) (as Prithvi)
Indian Rupee (2011) Jayaprakash (as Prithviraj)
Teja Bhai and Family (2011) Teja Bhai / Roshan Varma (as Prithviraj)
The Way Home (2011) Doctor (as Prithviraj)
Manushya Mrugam (2011) David J. Mathew
Manikyakallu (2011) Vinayachandran (as Prithviraj)
Urumi: The Warriors Who Wanted to Kill Vasco Da Gama (2011) Chirakkal Kelu Nayanar (as Prithviraj)
Makeup Man (2011) Guest appearance
City of God (2011) Jyothilal (as Prithviraj)
Arjunan Saakshi (2011) Roy Mathew (as Prithviraj)
Raavanan (2010) Dev Prakash Subramaniam (as Prithviraj)
The Thriller (2010) (as Prithviraj)
Anwar (2010) Anwar (as Prithviraj)
Pokkiri Raja (2010) Surya (as Prithviraj)
Police Police (2010) Protagonist
Thanthonni (2010) Kochu Kunju (as Prithviraj)
Punyam Aham (2010) Narayanan Unni (as Prithviraj)
Kerala Cafe (2009) Leon (segment "Island Express") (as Prithviraj)
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (2009) Venkitesh Iyer / Siddharth (as Prithviraj)
Calendar (2009) Sojappan (as Prithviraj)
Puthiya Mugham (2009) Krishnakumar (as Prithviraj)
Nammal Thammil (2009) Vicky (as Prithviraj)
Manjadikuru (2008) Vicky Sr.
Abhiyum Naanum (2008) Sudhakar (as Prithviraj)
Twenty:20 (2008) Tony (as Prithviraj)
Thirakkatha (2008) Akbar 'Akki' Ahamed (as Prithviraj)
Thalappavu (2008) Joseph (as Prithviraj)
One Way Ticket (2008) Kunjappu (as Prithviraj)
Lollipop (2008) 'Idiyan' Franko (as Prithviraj)
Kangaroo (2007) Josekutty (as Prithviraj)
Kannamoochi Yenada (2007) Harish Venkatraman (as Prithviraj)
Chocolate (2007) Shyam Balagopal (as Prithviraj)
Satham Podathey (2007) Ravichandran (as Prithviraj)
Nadiya Kollappetta Rathri (2007) Zia Musafir (as Prithviraj)
Mozhi (2007) Karthik (as Prithviraj)
Khaki (2007) Unnikrishnan (as Prithviraj)
Veeralipattu (2007) Hari Narayanan (as Prithviraj)
Pakal (2006) (as Prithviraj)
Parijatham (2006) Surendhar / Sridhar
Vargam (2006) Solomon Joseph (as Prithviraj)
Classmates (2006) P. Sukumaran (as Prithviraj)
Vasthavam (2006) Balachandran (as Prithviraj)
Achanurangatha Veedu (2006) Hari (as Prithviraj)
Oruvan (2006) (as Prithviraj)
Anandabhadram (2005) Ananthan (as Prithviraj)
Police (2005) Shekhar Varma (as Prithviraj)
Kanaa Kanden (2005) Madan (as Prithviraj)
Athbhutha Dweepu (2005) Hari (as Prithviraj)
Phir Wohi Darr (2005)
Muqabla (2005)
Naye Ajoobe (2005)
Encounter Dayanayak (2005) (as Prithviraj)
Idhaya Thirudan (2005)
Krithyam (2005) Satya, Christy Lopez (as Prithviraj)
Daivanamathil (2005) Anwar (as Prithviraj)
Akale (2004) Neil (as Prithviraj)
Sathyam (2004) Sanjiv Kumar (as Prithviraj)
Vellinakshatram (2004) Vinod (as Prithviraj)
Chakram (2003) Chandrahasan (as Prithviraj)
Ammakilikkoodu (2003) Vivek (as Prithvi Raj)
Swapnakoodu (2003) Kunjoonju (as Prithviraj)
Vellithira (2003) Raghuram 'Style Raj' (as Prithviraj)
Meerayude Dukhavum Muthuvinte Swapnavum (2003) Muthu (as Prithviraj)
Nandanam (2002) Manu (as Prithviraj)
Stop Violence (2002) Sathan (as Prithviraj)
Nakshathrakkannulla Rajakumaran Avanundoru Rajakumari (2002) Ananthu (as Prithviraj)
Surya Puthrika (1999) (as Prithviraj)

Producer ( 7 credits )

Darvinte Parinamam (2016) producer
Anuraga Karikkin Vellam (2016) producer
Double Barrel (2015) producer
Sapthamashree Thaskaraha (2014) producer
Kadal Kadannu Oru Maathukutty (2013) producer
Indian Rupee (2011) producer
Urumi: The Warriors Who Wanted to Kill Vasco Da Gama (2011) producer

Director ( 1 credit )

Lucifer (2017)