Suresh was born on Wednesday, 15 July 1964 (age 56 years; as of 2020), in Chennai. His zodiac sign is Cancer. He did his schooling at St. Bede’s High School in Chennai. Suresh Chakravarthy is an Indian actor, anchor, writer, director, and chef. In the year 2020, Suresh participated in the popular TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss Tamil 4.’He mostly makes and acts in Tamil movies through his own production company known as NIC Arts. He casts actor Ajith Kumar in most of his movies as the lead actor. Suresh cast his son Johnny as an actor in his film Renigupta. Chakravarthy is a well-known name in the Tamil Film Industry for his work as a director and film producer.
- Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
- Eye Colour: Black
- Hair Colour: Bald (earlier black)
- Birthplace Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- Hometown Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- Residence Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- School: DAV Boys Senior Secondary School, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- College/University: University of Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- Higher Educational: Graduate
Family, Caste & Wife
Suresh Chakravarty was born in a Hindu family. Suresh’s parents died when he was too young. His wife’s name is Srikala Suresh. The couple is blessed with one son named Johnny Chakravarty.
Suresh debuted as an actor in the Tamil film ‘Azhagan’ (1991), alongside the lead famous Indian actors Mammootty and Madhoo. His debut Malayalam film is ‘Prema’ (1989), starring Late S. P. Balasubrahmanyam. In the year 1994, he directed the TV show ‘Pepsi Ungal Choice’ aired on Sun TV. Suresh is also a popular Indian chef. He owns eight outlets of restaurants in Australia with the name ‘The Madras Banyan Tree.’ On 1 June 2020, he started his own YouTube channel ‘Chak’s Kitchen’. On his youtube, he has uploaded various vegetarian and non-vegetarian recipes. In 2019, he starred in the Tamil TV serial ‘Thari’ in which he played the character of Nakshatra’s uncle. Suresh has also hosted a few Tamil TV game shows. He has acted in various South Indian films and TV serials. He participated in the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss Tamil 4’ in 2020, hosted by the famous Indian actor Kamal Haasan.
Facts and Trivia
- His full name is K. J. Suresh Chakravarthi.
- He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- He is often spotted smoking.
- In an interview, the famous Indian actress Sripriya said, “I knew Suresh when he was a little boy. He was studying at a school near my house. He was a very good man. His parents died at a young age. My sister was very close to him, I can say he was like a mother. He has worked hard. He is very talented. He has also been the captain of the school where he studied. He will study well.”
- He is good friends with the famous Indian actress Ramya Krishnan.
- He spells his name as Suresh Chakravarthi also.
- Suresh’s zodiac sign is Aries.
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