Surya Sivakumar, who was recently seen in Singam 2 is celebrating his seventh wedding anniversary. The actor married Kollywood diva Jyothika in 2006. The couple is blessed with two children - Diya and Dev.
It is said that Surya and Jyothika were initially very good friends. Their friendship laterblossomed into love and finally culminated into marriage. The lovely couple of Kollywood have shared screen in movies like Kaakha Kaakha, Perazhagan and Sillunu Oru Kaadhal.
Jyothika has quit acting since their marriage and has became a full time house wife and is right now focusing on raising her kids in the best possible manner. On the other hand, Surya is beautifully balancing his personal and professional life.
Surya made his debut with Nerukku Neer in 1997 with Illayathalapathy Vijay and became a full-time hero with Sandhippoma, which released in the year 1998. Jyothika made her acting debut with the Bollywood movie Doli Saja Ke Rakhna, which was directed by Priyadarshan. Her debut in Kollywood was a cameo appearance in Vaali.
Later Jyothika starred in Poovellam Kettuppar in which she played the love interest of the protagonist, portrayed by her future husband Surya Sivakumar. The success of the movie Kushi became a turning point in her career and she became a full time heroine. The duo shared a healthy relationship from then on.
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The couple together have started Agaram foundation, a non profit organization, which is working to help children, who drop out of school early in the state of Tamil Nadu.
Surya And Jyothika
Be it their on screen chemistry, secret romance or fairytale wedding, Suriya and Jyothika have been in the news for a long time. Yet they have chosen to be discreet about their personal life, leaving fans hungry for more.
The Couple Appeared On TV Commercial
After their marriage the couple were seen together in a TV Commercial of Nescafe Sunrise. Surya is also seen in other TV commercials such as Sunflower Oil, Aircel and Close up ads.
What Attracted Surya To Jyothika?
Surya once said that he loved Jyothika's sincerity, hardworking nature and attachment towards her family. He said that these were the qualities that attracted him towards her.
What Surya Thought About Jyothika
Surya said, "I liked that she always respected her colleagues. Till today I have never seen her shouting, even at the people who work for her."
Surya-Jyothika Constantly Kept In Touch
Surya also revealed that he fell in love with Jyothika when they were not doing films together! He used to keep messaging her and wanted to keep in touch.
Life After Marriage
Jyothika and Surya said that getting married meant a lot to both of them. Even after their marriage they stay together in a joint family.