Age: 26 Years
Girlfriend: Priyanka Jain
Hometown: Belgaum, Karnataka
|Famous Role||Ankit in the Telugu TV show 'Mounaraagam' (2018)
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 10”
|Debut||TV (Kannada): Manasa Sarovara (2018) on Udaya TV
TV (Telugu): Mounaraagam (2018) on Star Maa
|Awards||• 2020: Best Debut Hero Award for the serial 'Mounaraagam' by Padmamohana Arts Theatre
• 2022: Best Hero Award at Star Maa Awards
|Date of Birth||7 June 1997 (Saturday)|
|Age (as of 2023)||26 Years|
|School||• Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 2, Belgaum (2012)
• Alvas PU College, Karnataka (2015)
|College/University||SG Balekundri Institute of Technology, Belgaum|
|Educational Qualification||Mechanical Engineering (dropout) Shivkumar Marihal - Facebook|
|Food Habit||Non-vegetarian Firefly House - YouTube|
|Hobbies||Scuba diving, photography, travelling|
|Relationships & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Priyanka Jain (actress)
|Parents||Father- Mahantesh Marihal (works in transportation department)
Mother- Shanta Siddannavar (government school teacher)
Sister- Soumya M Marihal (works in a private firm)
Note: Image in parents section.
|Travel Destination||Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh|
|Web series||Money Heist (2017), Games of Thrones (2011)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shivakumar Marihal
- Shivakumar Marihal is an Indian actor who is known for his role as Ankit in the Telugu TV show ‘Mounaraagam’ (2018).
- He was born in an upper-middle-class family.
- His mother was a government school teacher and was often transferred to different places because of which he studied at three different schools. From class 1 to 6, he studied in a Karnataka medium school and when his mother shifted to a city, she got him enrolled in an English medium school. In an interview, he said that because of the change in language, he failed class seven. After failing, he joined spoken English classes, worked hard and scored 85 per cent marks.
- His parents and relatives asked him to join the army, but he refused and told them that he wanted to become an actor.
- In 2017, Shivakumar started his career as a model.
- In 2018, he started his acting career in Kannada Television Industry with the TV Show ‘Manasa Sarovara’ on Udaya TV, where he played the role of Preetham. In an interview, he said that he was selected for the role even before giving an audition. He was 22 years old at that time.
- In 2018, he played the role of Ankit in the Telugu TV show ‘Mounaraagam.’ He appeared opposite Priyanka Jain. The duo became really popular for the chemistry they shared on the show.
- In 2021, he appeared in the Telugu TV show ‘Intiki Deepam Illalu’ along with Dhanya Deepika, where he played the lead role of Manohar.
- In 2021, Shivakumar along with his girlfriend Priyanka started a YouTube channel ‘Never Ending Tales.’ On the channel, they often post daily vlogs and make prank videos. Never Ending Tales – YouTube
- In 2023, he appeared in the dance reality show ‘Neethone Dance’ on Star Maa with Priyanka.
- In 2023, his girlfriend, Priyanka appeared as a contestant in the reality show ‘Bigg Boss Telugu Season 7.’ According to the sources, she was paid Rs. 3 lakh per week for the show.
- He likes travelling a lot and often posts pictures from his trips on social media.
- In an interview, he said that the first gift Priyanka gave him was a cycle.
- He is a fitness freak and to maintain his health, he runs, cycles and works out every day.
- In an interview, he said that he is not a multi-tasker. He can focus on one thing at a time.