Actor Jayasurya – Profile
Jayasurya is an actor, Singer and Producer who actively works in Malayalam film industry. The National Award winning actor started his career as a mimicry artist and later turned into acting. Jayasurya started his journey in the industry as a Junior Artist with the film Graama Panchayathu, directed by Ali Akbar. He is present in the industry from 1998.
Biography : Jayasurya was born in Thrippunithura in Ernakulam district, Kerala. He was born in a family with no film background. His father is Mr. Mani and Mother Mrs. Thankam. Jayan did his primary education from a reputed institute near his home and completed schooling from Government Sanskrit HS near Thrippunithura. He hold a degree in B.Com from All Saints College, Ernakulam. Jayasurya was very active in stage programs during his school, college days and he joined in a famous mimicry troupe after his academic career.
Mimicry was a big trend on that time to show the talent and many of the Malayalam movie actors made their debut in film industry through Mimicry. So Jayan had joined in a Mimicry troupe and participated in many stage shows, he had hosted some television programs too. He wished to be a film actor and he tried hard to get a role in films.
Jayasurya had hosted a mimicry program for a local channel, during this time Saritha noticed him and later they became friends. Jayasurya got married to Saritha in 2014 and now the couple have two children. The elder one is a son ‘Adwaith’ and the second one is daughter ‘Veda’.
Jayasurya made his debut in the industry as a junior artist through the movie Graama Panchaayathu, directed by Ali Akbar and which was released in 1998. Here Jayan presented a minor role. Later he appeared in the films Pathram (1999), Dhosth (2001), Aparanmaar Nagarathil (2001), Kalachakram (2002).
Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan was his first film as a lead actor, the movie was directed by Vinayan and which released in 2002. He had shared the screen with Kavya Madhavan, Indrajith, Saikumar, Sudheesh, Kalpana, Karthika etc. Jayan handled the role of a dumb painter and his performance was excellent. Director Vinayan remade this movie into Tamil with Jayasurya and Kavya Madhavan in the lead cast, the film was titled En Mana Vaanil and which was his debut in Tamil industry.
Later he could became popular among the audience through the films Swapnakkoodu (2003), Pulival Kalyanam (2003), Chathikkatha Chanthu (2004), Classmates (2006), Arabikkatha (2007), Chocolate (2007), Ivar Vivahitharayaal (2009), Happy Husbands (2010) etc. He has shared the screen with kamal Haasan in the movie Vasool Raja MBBS, here she played a minor role. Later he appeared in the Tamil films Manathodu Mazhaikalam (2006) and Chakkara Viyugam (2008).
Jayasurya has won the National Film Award (Special Jury Mention) for his marvelous performance in Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam and Lukka Chuppi in 2016. In the same year he won the Kerala State Film Award (Special Jury Award) for the performance in Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam and Lukka Chuppi.
Career as Producer
Jayasurya made his first debut in production through the film Punyalan Agarbattis along with it’s director Rajith Sankar. In which he presented the central character and Nyla Usha, Aju Varghese are in other pivotal roles. The film made a big impact at the box office in 2015.
Jayasurya – Ranjith Sankar team again joined in 2015 for the romantic comedy movie Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam. Jayan handled the central character named Sudhi, who struggles with stammering. Sshivada, Aju Varghese, Arjun Nandakumar, Anson Paul and TG Ravi were in other pivotal roles. It got many positive review from the audience and the performance of Jayasurya was excellent. Later he produced the films such as Pretham (2016), Punyalan Private Ltd.(2017).
Date of birth and age : Jayasurya was born on 31st August 1978 and he is 39 years old as on 2017.
Education and qualifications : He completed B.Com at All Saints College, Ernakulam.
Filmography – Movie List
|Kerala House Udan Vilpanakku||2004|
|Hareendran Oru Nishkalankan|
|De Ingottu Nokkiye|
|Shakespeare MA Malayalam|
|Love in Singapore|
|Oru Black & White Kudumbam|
|Patham Nilayile Theevandi|
|Gulumal: The escape|
|Husbands in Goa|
|David & Goliyath|
|Philips and the Monkey pen|
|Lal Bahadhur Shastri|
|Aadu Oru Bheekara Jeeviyaanu||2015|
|Amar Akbar Anthony|
|Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam|
|Punyalan Private Limited|
|En Mana Vaanil||2002|
|Vasool Raja MBBS||2004|
|Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam||2015|
|Punyalan Private Limited||2017|
|SIIMA||Best Supporting Actor||Apothecary||2015|
|Best Actor Negative Role||Iyobinte Pustakam|
|Kerala State Film Award||Special Jury||Su Su Sudi Vathmeekam
|National Film Award||Special Jury Mention||Su Su Sudi Vathmeekam
|SIIMA||Best Actor Malayalam||Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam||2016|