SJ Surya

Director ● Story Writer ● Actor


Indian film director, screenwriter, actor and music composer is known for his work in Tamil Cinema. He has also worked in Telugu and Hindi film industries. Initially wanting to become an actor he had joined the Tamil film industry as an assistant director to Vasanth and Sabapathy. Surya made his directorial debut with the psychological thriller Vaali in 1999 whose success catapulted him to stardom. Known for his offbeat film-making, Suryah is also known for films like Kushi, New, Anbe Aaruyire and Isai. Over the years he started to take up acting and made his acting debut with New and went on to act in films like Kalvanin Kadhali, Vyabari and received appreciation for his performance in the blockbuster 2016 film 'Iraivi'.

Born on: 20 July, 1968

Born in: Sankarankovil, Tamil Nadu India

Tamil 2015
Screenplay Writer, Story Writer
Kannada 2010
Novelist, Story Writer
Telugu 2010
Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
Tamil 2005
Dialogue Writer, Screenplay Writer
Hindi 2003
Screenplay Writer, Story Writer
Telugu 2001
Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
Tamil 2000
Story Writer
Tamil 1999
Dialogue Writer, Story Writer
Tamil TBA
Actor
Tamil TBA
Actor
Tamil 2017
Supporting Actor
Telugu 2017
Supporting Actor
Tamil 2017
Supporting Actor
Tamil 2016
Actor
Tamil 2015
Special Appearance
Tamil 2015
Special Appearance
Tamil 2015
Actor
Tamil 2013
Special Appearance
Tamil 2012
Supporting Actor
Tamil 2007
Actor
Tamil 2005
Actor
Tamil 2004
Special Appearance
Tamil 2000
Special Appearance
Tamil TBA
Director
Tamil TBA
Director
Tamil 2015
Director
Telugu 2010
Director
Hindi 2003
Director
Telugu 2001
Director
Tamil 2000
Director
Tamil 1999
Director
Tamil 2016
Playback Singer
Tamil 2015
Music Director, Playback Singer
Marathi 2014
Music Director
Tamil 2007
Playback Singer
Tamil 2000
Playback Singer