Narayana Ram is an Indian actor who works in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films. He is known for his performances in the films ‘Kaithi’ (2019), ‘Mugamoodi’ (2012) and ‘Anjathe’ (2008).
Narayan Ram was born as Sunil Kumar on Sunday, 7 October 1979 (age 44 years; as of 2023) in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. His zodiac sign is Libra. He was brought up in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Narayana completed his pre-degree from St. Thomas College, Thrissur, and earned his bachelor’s degree from Sree Kerala Varma College in Kanattukara, Thrissur, Kerala. Later, he pursued a Cinematography Diploma at the MGR Government Film and Television Institute in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Height (Approx): 5′ 8″
Weight (Approx): 75 kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye colour: black
Body Measurements (Approx): Chest: 39 inches, Waist: 31 inches, Biceps: 11.5 inches
parents and siblings
His father’s name is Ramakrishnan Nair and mother’s name is Shanta Kumari.
wife and children
On 26 August 2007, Narayana Ram married Malayalam television host Manju Haridas, who had hosted programs such as Superstar Junior and contributed vocals to a Tamil film Chithiram Pesuthadi. The couple has a daughter named Tanmaya Narayan (born in 2008) and a son named Omkar Narayan (born in 2022).
Narayan Ram was in a relationship with Manju Haridas before marrying her in 2007.
After completing his formal education, Narayan Ram began working with renowned cinematographer Rajeev Menon, but later resigned to pursue acting opportunities.
In 2002, Narayana Ram made his acting debut as Nandu in the Malayalam film ‘Nizhalakoothu’.
His first commercial success, 4 the People, was dubbed into Tamil and Telugu in 2004. He played diverse roles including a struggling lawyer in the film ‘Achuvinte Amma’, a doctor in the film ‘Sheelabaathi’ and acting in films like ‘ Anorical’ and ‘Classmates’. Narayana worked with director Sathyan Anthikkad in the 2005 film ‘Achuvinte Amma’ and 2009’s ‘Bhagyadevata’. In 2007, Narayan Ram appeared as Nandagopal in the film ‘Panthaya Kozhi’, which was produced by director Lal. This film marked his re-debut as an independent action hero in Malayalam cinema. In 2011, he played the lead role in the film ‘Veeraputran’. In 2014, he appeared as Raj Menon in the film ‘Najangalude Veetile Athidhikal’. In 2016, he starred in the film ‘Kavi Udheshichathu..?’ Played the role of Vattathil Bosco in. In 2019, Narayan Ram acted as SI Balachandran in the film ‘Madhura Raja’. In 2022, he played the role of Nandakumar in the film ‘Adrishyam’. In 2023, he appeared as Winston in the film ‘2018’.
In 2006, Narayana Ram made his Tamil debut in the film ‘Chithiram Pesuthadi’ as Thiru. In 2008 he worked in the film ‘Anjathe’. He then appeared as Anguchamy/Dragon in the film ‘Mugamoodi’ in 2012.
In 2015, he appeared as Arivazhagan in the film ‘Kathathukkutty’. His notable performances came as Inspector Bejoy in the 2019 film ‘Kaithi’ and in the 2022 film Vikram starring Kamal Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi and Fahadh Faasil. In 2023, Narayan Ram played the role of ACP Andrew in the film ‘Iraivan’.
In 2004, Narayana Ram made his Telugu debut in the film ‘Yuvaseena’ as Sharat Chandra.
In 2018, Narayan Ram appeared as Ritesh in the film ‘U Turn’. In 2023, he appeared as Ajit Chandra in the film ‘Gandivadhari Arjun’.
- In his free time he likes to travel to far-flung places.
- While talking to the media, Narayan Ram once said that he believed that he did not fit in the entertainment industry. He said,
When you are the hero of a project, you have to give your full attention because the film depends on you. So every time, I stood by the team through all the difficulties and often it worked against me. Had it been any other actor, he would have left it midway and chosen other projects. So I feel I am unsuitable for this industry.”
- Narayan Ram is an animal lover and has a pet dog. He often shares pictures of his pet on social media.