Sathyaraj (Kattappa) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More


Real NameRangaraj Subbaiah
Famous RoleKattappa in Baahubali: The Beginning, and Baahubali: The Conclusion
Sathyaraj as Katappa
ProfessionActor, Filmmaker, Comedian
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 0”
Weightin Kilograms- 85 kg
in Pounds- 187 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 35 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper (Semi-bald)
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 October 1954
Age (as in 2016)62 Years
Birth PlaceCoimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
HometownCoimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolSt Mary's Convent school, Coimbatore
Suburban High School, Ramnagar, Coimbatore
CollegeGovernment Arts College, Coimbatore
Educational QualificationsBachelor Degree in Botany
DebutFilm Debut: Sattam En Kaiyil (1978, Tamil film)
Sattam En Kaiyil film
Directorial Debut: Villadhi Villain (1995, Tamil film)
Villadhi Villain film
Singing Debut: "Subbaiyaa Subbaiyaa" song from the film Guru Sishyan (2010, Tamil film)
FamilyFather- Subbaiyan
Mother- Nathambal
Brother- N/A
Sister- Kalpana Mandradiar (Younger), Roopa Senapathy (Younger)
ControversyOn 23 May 2017, a non-bailable arrest warrant was issued against 8 Tamil film actors, including Suriya, Sathyaraj, R Sarathkumar and Sripriya, for not appearing before the court in connection with a defamation case filed by a freelance journalist.
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorM. G. Ramachandran, Amitabh Bachchan
Favourite DestinationOoty
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife/SpouseMaheswari (m.1979–present)
Sathyaraj with his wife and son
ChildrenSon- Sibiraj
Daughter- Divya Sathyaraj (Nutritionist and Psychotherapist)
Money Factor
Salary40-50 lakh/film (INR)


Some Lesser Known Facts About Sathyaraj

  • Does Sathyaraj smoke?: No
  • Does Sathyaraj drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Sathyaraj belongs to a family of landlords.
  • He was the topper in History and Geography in his school.
  • He always wanted to be an actor, but his mother was against it and disallowed him to join the film industry. As a result, he left his hometown, Coimbatore, to enter the Tamil film industry.
  • He considers late Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and actor, M.G. Ramachandran as his inspiration. M.G. Ramachandran
  • He rejected popular roles like Napolean’s role in Dasavatharam (2008), and villain’s role in Sivaji (2007).
  • He sung a song “Subbaiyaa Subbaiyaa” from the film Guru Sishyan (2010).

  • In 2016, he and his son adopted a stray dog that survived the Porur building collapse in Chennai. Sathyaraj adopted a stray dog
  • He has worked in 200+ films.
  • He is not active on Facebook and Twitter.