Keerthy Suresh Short Biography

Keerthy was born on 17 October 1992 in Chennai (then called as Madras), Tamil Nadu, India. 

Her father G. Suresh Kumar is a filmmaker of Malayali descent, while her mother Menaka is an actress of Tamil origin. 

She has an elder sister Revathy Suresh. 

In the early 2000s, Keerthy worked as a child actress in a few of her father's productions, such as Pilots (2000), Achaneyanenikkishtam (2001)  etc.

In 2015, Keerthy accepted her first projects outside of Malayalam and signed on to appear in several Tamil film projects simultaneously.  

Her first Tamil film in 2018 was Thaana Serndha Kootam, in which she played opposite Suriya, for the very first time. 

The film opened to positive reviews and became a hit. 

She won the National Film Award for Best Actress for portraying actress Savitri in the Telugu film Mahanati (2018). She has also received three SIIMA Awards, one Filmfare Award South, and two Zee Cine Awards Telugu among others for her performance in various films.