Actor Siddharth (born 17 April 1979) is an Indian film actor who has appeared in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi language films. Apart from acting, Actor Siddharth has also been involved in films as screenplay writer, producer and playback singer. Actor Siddharth has been described as one of the few actors in India who is able to achieve pan-Indian appeal.After completing his business management studies, Actor Siddharth chose to work in film making and assisted Mani Ratnam, before going on to make an acting debut in S. Shankar’s coming-of-age Tamil film Boys (2003). The success of the film provided an opportunity to feature in Mani Ratnam’s multi-starrer Aayutha Ezhuthu (2004), before he branched off to receive critical and commercial acclaim in Telugu and Hindi cinema through Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana (2005), Rang De Basanti and Bommarillu (2006)
Actor Siddharth was born to a Tamil-speaking family in Chennai, India on 17 April 1979. He began his education at DAV Boys’ Senior Secondary School, Chennai and then studied at Sardar Patel Vidyalaya, Delhi. Actor Siddharth subsequently graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) degree from Kirori Mal College, New Delhi. Actor Siddharth participated extensively in extra-curricular activities during college, serving as the president of the college’s debating society and attending the World Debating Championships. He then went on to complete his MBA from S. P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai, while also ultimately winning a speaking skills competition which earned him the CNBC Manager of the year award in 1999.
17 April 1979
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
|Residence||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Occupation||Film actor, Film producer, Playback singer|
(m. 2003-2007 divorced)