Suman (Aka) Suman Talwar

 : Mangalore, Karnataka, India
 Kadal Meengal (1981)

About Me

Suman born in Mangalore, his family moved to Chennai where he did his schooling from The Besant Theosophical High School, Chennai and B.A. in English Literature. His mother, Kesari Chandra, was the Principal of the Ethiraj College for women in Chennai. His father, Susheel Chandra, worked for I.O.C. Chennai.His mother tongue is Tulu. Suman learnt music and Sanskrit from H.A.S. Shastri. Suman is married to Smt. Sirisha (granddaughter of well known Play-Writer Sri.D.V.Narasa Raju). They are blessed with a daughter Akilaja Prathyusha. Suman holds a Black Belt 1st Dan in Karate, from Shotokan Karate Association (affiliated to Japan Karate Association). He is the Chairman of the Andhra Pradesh Karate Association.

In more than 3 decades, he acted more than 150 films as a hero in various languages namely Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and English. He recently relaunched his career by playing the villain in Kollywood movies Sivaji and Kuruvi. His biggest hit was his role as Lord Sri Venkateshwara in the Blockbuster Telugu movie Annamayya, for which he received laurels throughout the nation. He initially started showing his interest in politics by supporting regional TDP (Telugu Desam Party) during 1999 under the leadership of then chief minister Nara Chandra Babu Naidu. In 2004, he along with his supporters joined BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party).