Siddharth

Occupation:
Actor, Singer, Lyricist, Screenplay, Story Writer
Awards:
Nominated: Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Rang De Basanti in 2006, ITFA Best New Actor Award for Boys in2003, Filmfare Best Telugu Actor Award for Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana in 2005, Star Screen Best Male Debut for Rang De Basanti in 2006, Filmf
Years Active:
2002-Present
Siddharth
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Real/Other Names:: Siddharth Narayan, Siddharth Suryanarayanan, Sidy
Date of Birth:: April 17, 1979(Age-31)
Place of Birth:: Chennai

Family and Relations

Spouse: Meghna (2003–2006)

Mini Biography
Education:

Siddharth studied at DAV Boy's Senior Secondary School,Chennai and Sardar Patel Vidyalaya, Delhi. He got his B.Com (Honors) degree from Kirori Mal College,New Delhi. Siddharth was popularly known as "Sidy" in school andcollege, and was part of the reputed theatre group of the college The Players. He was also president of the college's debating society and attended the World Debating Championships. He completed his MBA in 2001 from S.P Jain Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai. He was declared "CNBC Manager of the Year" in 1999

Film career:
After his MBA, Siddharth landed the role of assistant director for Mani Ratnam's Kannathil Muthamittal. Screenplay writer Sujatha Rangarajan recommended his name to Shankar for casting in his then upcoming movie Boys. The movie was a moderate success in Tamil but the dubbed version in Telugu gave Siddharth an opening in the Telugu industry.
Siddharth worked for ManiRatnam`s Ayutha Ezhuthu in 2004 which was dubbed from tamil into Telugu and he worked with Prabhu Deva in the film Nuvvostanante Nenoddantanathat gave his first filmfare best actor award.
In 2005, Siddhu alsoventured into the writing forum as well as singing forum as he wrotethe screenplay for his Telugu film Chukkallo Chandrudu directed by Siva Kumar and sang as a playback singer. Siddharth debuted in Bollywood as part of the critically acclaimed Rang De Basanti which starred Aamir Khan as a lead. Siddharth received the Star Screen Debut Award for his role as Karan Singhania in the movie.
Siddharth's next Telugu film Bommarillu received critical acclaim as well as box office success. He worked with director Vishal Bhardwaj and Oscar winning cinematographer Guillermo Navarro on a short film titled "Blood Brothers" which screened at the Toronto film festival.
After the above average grossing "Aata" in 2007, Siddharth took a sabbatical and did not have a release for 20 months. In 2009, Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam directed by debutant Dolly Kishore oppsite Tamannareceived good response from the critics and the audiences. Siddharthhas signed to play the lead role in debutant director Anand Ranga's Oye opposite shamili once a child artist and now he is awaiting the release of his second Bollywood movie Striker. He also made a guest appearence in the 2008 movie Yuvatha.


Photo Gallery

Siddharth at Gillette Shave Grave Campaign
Siddharth at Gillette Shave Grave Campaign
Siddharth Gallery
Siddharth Gallery