Samyuktha Karthik Biography, Career, Lifestyle and Many More

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Samyuktha Shanmuganathan was born on 5 May 1984 in Chennai to Malayali parents Shanmughanathan Nair (Father) and Prathiba Shanmughanathan(mother). Her marital status is married and her husband’s name is Shankar Karthik. She has a son named Rayan Karthik.

She did her early schooling at St Patrick’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai. After that, she enrolled herself at the Hindustan College of Engineering, Chennai from where she completed her graduation in Civil Engineering.


School St Patrick’s Anglo Indian Higher  Secondary School, Chennai
College/University Hindustan School of Engineering
Higher Qualification B.E Civil

Physical Appearance

Skin colour Wheatish
Hair colour Black
Eye color Black
Samyukta Height 5.7 Feet
Samyukta  Weight 65 Kg
Body Measurements  34-28-36


Samyukta  Father’s name Shanmughanathan Nair
Mother’s name Pratiba Shanmughanathan

Marriage and Affairs

Marital status Married
Spouse or Husband Shankar Karthik
Son/ Daughter Rayan Karthik

Samyuktha Shanmuganathan TV Serial & Shows

  • Chandrakumari (2018-19) Princess Rudhra – Tamil – Sun TV Serial
  • Bigg Boss Tamil season 4 (2020) Contestant -Star Vijay

Family, Boyfriend & Relationships

Samyuktha Karthik belongs to a well-settled Hindu family from Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She is an Indian by nationality and has a belief in the Hinduism religion.

Her father’s name is Raman Shanmughanathan who is a businessman by profession. Her mother’s name is Prathiba Shanmughanathan she is a housewife. She is always supported by her family throughout her career in acting and modeling.

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Samyuktha Karthik’s marital status is married. She is married to a Chennai-based guy after dating for a long time. The couple got married in a private ceremony in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. They also got blessed with a son named Rayan Karthik.


Samyuktha Karthik is an Indian actress, model and entrepreneur who primarily works in the Tamil film and television industry. She is known for her portrayal of Princess Rudhra in Radikaa Sarathkumar’s show “Chandrakumari”. Samyuktha is also a classical dancer and nutritionist who often shares dance videos with Bhavana Balakrishnan. She made her acting debut with the Malayalam movie “Oolu” directed by Shaji N Karun in 2018.

Recently she participated in the TV reality show Bigg Boss Tamil 4 as a contestant that premiered on Star Vijay TV, hosted by Kamal Hasan. She also worked in a popular Tamil serial “Chandrakumari” in a negative role and gained huge popularity.

During her early days, she did a job at Infosys as a software developer for a few years but later she entered the modeling industry and featured in several ad commercials. In 2007, she also won the Miss Chennai title. She also worked in many brand commercials for popular brands like IDBI Federal Life Insurance, Indulekha Hair Oil, Happy Unicorn, Safe Wash, AVT, and many more brand commercials.

In 2007, she participated in the Miss Chennai contest and won the title. After that, she was featured on the cover pages of renowned magazines like Tokyo Magazine, Thelittlefactory, DT Next, and WE. Before entering the entertainment industry Samyuktha also worked in many companies and served at different positions.

She worked at Infosys as a software developer, Arabian Publications as Media Coordinator, Tech Zone as Sr. Marketing & Business Development Manager, Black & Green as Associate Director, and Toni & Guy Essensuals as Franchise partner.

Facts and Information

  • She is an avid animal lover and owns a pet dog, Jintao.
  • She follows a non-vegetarian diet.
  • She is often spotted drinking alcohol at parties.
  • She is also a fitness enthusiast and nutritionist and gave training to others.
  • She likes dancing, watching movies, and listening to music as her hobbies in her free time.

Social Media

Instagram: @samyuktha_shan

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