Sukanya (Actress) Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More


Real NameSukanya
Profession(s)Actress, Singer, Music Composer, Lyricist, Voice Over Artist, Dancer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth8 July 1970
Age (as in 2017) 47 Years
BirthplaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolSt John's International Residential School, Tamil Nadu
UniversityAnna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Educational QualificationGraduate
DebutFilm (Tamil): Pudhu Nellu Pudhu Naathu (1991)
Film (Malayalam): Apaaratha (1992)
Film (Telugu): Peddarikam (1992)
Film (Kannada): Guru Brahma (1992)
TV (Tamil): Anandham (2003)
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesShopping, Travelling
AwardsFilmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Malayalam
Tamil Nadu State Award for Best Actress
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusDivorced
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
Marriage DateYear, 2002 (at Balaji Temple in New Jersey, US)
Husband/SpouseSridharan Rajagopalan (m. 2002- div. 2003)Sukanya with Sridharan Rajagopalan
ChildrenSon- 1
Daughter- 1
ParentsNames Not KnownSukanya with her mother
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Paneer- Onion Dosa, Puttu, Kootu
Favourite ActorsRajkiran, Nasser
Favourite ActressesSri Devi, Trisha Krishnan
Favourite ColoursRed, Yellow
Favourite DestinationsAndaman and Nicobar Islands


Some Lesser Known Facts About Sukanya

  • Does Sukanya smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Sukanya drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Sukanya mainly works for Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu movies, and was one of the leading actresses from1991 to 1997.
  • She started her acting career in 1991.
  • She is the younger cousin of Tamil actress Jaishree. Sukanya Cousin Jaishree
  • She has appeared in many South Indian movies like ‘Chinna Gounder’, ‘Aadhityan’, ‘Udayon’, ‘My Life Partner’, ‘Samba’, etc.
  • She has occasionally appeared in the Kannada movies: ‘Guru Brahma’ and ‘Chandra’.
  • She usually plays the supporting roles.
  • She is a trained Bharatanatyam dancer. Sukanya- Bharatanatyam Dancer
  • In 2002, she got married to Sridharan Rajagopalan, but after a year she took a divorce without the consent of her husband and came back to Chennai.
  • After taking divorce in 2003, she re-started her acting career in the same year.
  • From 2003, she started doing Tamil and Malayalam TV shows, some of which are ‘Anandham’, ‘Kadamattathu Kathanar’, ‘Adhiparasakthi’, etc.
  • In addition to films, she has also served as a judge in the Tamil show ‘Super Kudumbam’.

  • She has composed devotional albums: ‘Azhagu’ and ‘Thirupathi Thirukudai Thiruvizha’.
  • Apart from acting and singing, she also gave her voice to the actress Nandita Das in the Tamil movie ‘Kannathil Muthamittal’.