Karthik (Actor), Playback Singer, Actor, Net Worth, Politician

About Karthik

Karthik’s full name is Murali Karthikeyan Muthuraman, and well known as an Indian south movie actor, playback singer, and former politician who generally works in Tamil language movies.

His father is a famous actor named R. Muthuraman and started his career debut from Alaigal Oivathillai (1981) directed by Bharathiraja, a known director in the Tamil film industry. Karthik Muthuraman is a winner of four Filmfare Awards for Best Actor, he also won Tamil Nadu State Film Awards and Nandi Awards.

Biography Karthik

Karthik’s full name is Murali Karthikeyan Muthuraman and his nickname is Karthik, Karthik was born on 13 September 1960 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, and now his current age is 60 years as of 2021. His zodiac sign is Virgo and his nationality is Indian.

Karthik Body Measurements

Karthik body measurement is 42-32-15, his chest size is 42 inches, his waist is 32 inches and his biceps is 15 inches. He pretends with a height of 5′ 7″ (1.70 m) and a weight of 70 kgs. He keeps a good personality with a fair color of his skin and gives dashing look with black eyes and black hair.

Karthik Family Background

Family: Karthik belongs to the Hindu religion family, his father’s name is R. Muthuraman and his mother’s name is Sulochana. Karthik birth place is Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Karthik Education

Karthik did his school education at St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School in Chennai and after that, he admitted to New College, Chennai for higher education and qualified in the stream of Arts degree.

Karthik Marital Status & Affairs

Karthik did two marriages, first married with Ragini Muthuraman (m. 1988) and after that second married with Rathi Muthuraman (m. 1992).

He has three children named Gautham Karthik (1989), Ghayn Karthik (1991), and Thiran Karthik (1993)

Karthik Career

His movie Vanna Kanavugal became one of the successful movies and its the biggest hit on the box office, he potrayed the best performance in this film which was admired by K. Balachander (Director).

Karthik started his filmy career from Tamil movie Alaigal Oivathillai in 1981 and won the best new face award from this movie by Tamil Nadu Government. After that, he did the Telugu debut movie Seethakoka Chiluka. In 1987, his best performance shown in the movie directed by K. Balachander’s Vanna Kanavugal which is a blockbuster movie at the box office. With this movie, he became a superstar. Besides this, he also made a comedy movie, Ullathai Allitha” in 1996.

He also performed in Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen” in 1998 in which his performance be appreciated by audiences.

He did more than 100 movies in different languages Tamil, Telugu in his career.

After that, he turned his joined politics in the year 2006 and won the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election, and served as Secretary of the Tamil Nadu state unit of the party.


Karthik Muthuraman is well known for his movie Dev(2019), Thaanaa Serndha Koottam(2018), and Mr. Chandramouli(2018).

Alaigal Oivathillai (1981), Seethakoka Chiluka (1981)
Mouna Raagam (1986), Agni Natchathiram (1988), Abhinandana (Telegu) (1988), Varusham Padhinaaru (1989), Kizhakku Vasal (1990), Ponnumani (1993), Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen (1998), Pooveli (1998), Kusthi (2006), Kalakkura Chandru (2007), Maanja Velu, Raavanan (2010), Udhaya Neram, Puli Vesham (2011), Om 3D (2013)

Karthik Awards and Honors

Filmfare Awards South

Filmfare Award for Best Actor for movie Agni Natchathiram (1988 ), Varusham Padhinaaru (1989), Kizhakku Vasal (1990), Ponnumani (1993).

Tamil Nadu State Film Awards

Best Male Debut Award – Alaigal Oivathillai (1981)
Special Prize for Best Actor for the movie, Agni Natchathiram (1988)
Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor – Kizhakku Vasal (1990)
Special Prize for Best Actor in the movie, Pooveli and Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen (1998)

Kalaimamani Award which is a pride for Tamil Nadu State

Cinema Express Awards

Cinema Express Award for Best Actor for the Tamil movie Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen (1998)

Nandi Awards

He honored with Nandi Special Jury Award for the movie Abhinandana (1988)

Karthik Upcoming Movies

Andhagan (Based on Black Comedy Crime Thriller)
Release Date: 25 Dec 2021

Karthik Net Worth

Basically, he never reveals his source of income and net worth but we assumed her approx net worth is $ 70 million and charge one movie 8-9 crore INR.

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Karthik Biography 
Real Name Murali Karthikeyan Muthuraman
Nickname Karthik
Profession Actor, Singer and Former Politician
Age (as of 2021) 60 Years
Date of Birth 13 September 1960
Birthplace Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Nationality Indian
Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign Virgo
Religion Hinduism
Hometown Trikaripur, Kasaragod, Kerala, India
Debut Best Movies Alaigal Oivathillai (1981)
Physical Measurement
Height in Centimeters 170 cm
Height in meters 1.70 m
Height in Inches 5′ 7″
Weight in Kilograms 70 kg
Weight in Pounds 155 lbs
Body Measurements 42-32-15 Inches
Chest 42 Inches
Waist 32 Inches
Biceps 15 Inches
Shoe Size 10 Inches
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Family Background
Father R. Muthuraman
Mother Sulochana
Brothers Unknown
Sister Unknown
Religion Hinduism
Affairs and Marital Status
Marital Status Ragini Muthuraman (m. 1988)

Rathi Muthuraman (m. 1992)

Girlfriends Unknown
Wife/ Spouse Unknown
Son Gautham Karthik (1989)

Ghayn Karthik (1991),

and Thiran Karthik (1993)

Daughter None
Education Credential
Educational Qualification Graduate in Arts
School St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher

Secondary School in Chennai

College/ University New College, Chennai
Favorites Things and Like / Dislike
Favorite Actor Unknown
Favorite Actress Unknown
Favorite Color Black, Red
Favorite Food Biryani
Favorite Place Goa
Favorite Director Unknown
Money Factor
Net Worth $ 70 million
Salary 8-9 crore per movie (INR ₹)
Contact Address
House Address Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
Phone Number Not Available
Email Id Not Available
Website Website
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Karthik Unknown Facts

Hobbies: Reading books, traveling, and singing.

Home town is Trikaripur, Kasaragod, Kerala, India, and currently live in Chennai, Tamilnadu, India.