Awards & Winners


Date of Birth 27-October-1941
Place of Birth Coimbatore
(India, Tamil Nadu, Coimbatore district)
Nationality India
Also know as Siva Kumar, Palanichamy Gounder, சிவகுமார், शिव कुमार, पलानिचमी गौंडर, Palanichamy, पलानिचमी
Profession Actor
Sivakumar, a film that starred S.S.Rajendran in the lead role, which was produced by AVM Productions. Apart from acting, Sivakumar is known as a painter. Sivakumar came into the industry in 1965 as a supporting actor. In this capacity he has starred notable films such as Tamil movies such as Kandan Karunai, Thunivae Thozhan and Uyarndha Manidhan. From the mid 1970s to the late 1980s, Sivakumar was a leading actor in Kollywood, acting in successful movies like Annakili, Rosaappo Ravikkai Kaari, Vandichakkaram and Sindhu Bhairavi. He has acted in nearly 200 films till date. He has co-starred with many leading Tamil actors such of three generations, including Sivaji Ganesan, M. G. Ramachandran, Gemini Ganesan, Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth, Ajith, Vijay and Vikram. He is a three-time winner of Filmfare Awards and a recipient of Tamil Nadu State Film Awards. His roles in Marupakkam and Sindhu Bhairavi showed his versatility as an actor, with the former winning the Golden Lotus Award for Best Feature Film. In the late 1990s, he ventured into television serials, and is well known for his role as Raadhika's husband in the famous TV serial Chithi.

Awards by Sivakumar

Check all the awards nominated and won by Sivakumar.


Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Tamil
Honored for : Vandichakkaram


Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Tamil
Honored for : Rosaappo Ravikkai Kaari