Samyuktha Karthik (born on 5th May 1984) is a South-Indian actress, model, and entrepreneur. She is famous for appearing in the famous reality TV show, Bigg Boss Tamil season 4 as a contestant. Samyuktha has done modelling for many brands and magazines like Tokyo Magazine, Thelittlefactory, DT Next, etc. She has appeared in commercials for brands like Happy Unicorn, Safe Wash, Indulekha Hair Oil, IDBI Federal Life Insurance, etc. She was also the winner of Miss Chennai Title contest for the year 2007.
Samyuktha Karthik Biography
|Name||Samyuktha Shanmughanathan, Samyuktha Karthik|
|Profession||Model, Actress, Certified Nutritionist|
|Debut||TV: Chandrakumari (2018) (Tamil) Film: Oolu (2018) (Malayalam)|
|Height||5’6” or 1.68 m or 168 cm|
|Weight||61 Kg or 141 Lbs|
|Date of Birth||5th May, 1984 (36 years old in 2020)|
|Birthplace||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Hometown||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Residence||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|School||St Patrick’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai, India|
|College/University||Hindustan College of Engineering, Chennai, India|
|Educational Qualifications||Graduate in Civil Engineering|
|Marriage date||Not known|
|Net Worth||₹5 million (approx.)|
|Hobbies||Photography, Modelling, Travelling|
Early life and Background
Samyuktha Karthik was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India in a South-Indian family to father, Raman Shanmughanathan, and mother, Prathiba Shanmughanathan. She follows Hinduism and holds an Indian nationality. Her father is a businessman and her mother is a housewife. She is the only child of her parents. Samyuktha completed her schooling from St Patrick’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School in Chennai. After completing her schooling, she pursued graduation in Civil Engineering from Hindustan College of Engineering in Chennai. After completing her graduation, she landed a job as a software developer in the famous tech company, Infosys. After working there for some time, she left her job to pursue modelling as her career.
Samyuktha Karthik is married to a guy named Karthik. The couple got married after dating for quite a few years. They got married in a private marriage ceremony in their hometown, Chennai. The couple has a four-son named Rayan Karthik together. Their relationship is very strong and both of them are supported and love by their families.
|Actor||Salman Khan, Rajnikant|
|Destination||Mauritius, Macau, Paris|
Samyuktha Karthik started her career as a software developer at Infosys. She worked there for a few years after her graduation. She has also worked for Arabian Publications as Media Coordinator, Black & Green as Associate Director, Tech Zone as Senior Marketing & Business Development Manager, and Toni & Guy as Franchise partner. She wanted to pursue modelling as a career so she quit her job and started looking for modelling opportunities.
She has appeared on the cover of magazines like Tokyo Magazine, Thelittlefactory, DT Next, etc. Samyuktha has also done commercials for big brands like Safe Wash, Indulekha Hair Oil, IDBI Federal Life Insurance, etc. Apart from modelling, she is a professional certified nutritionist. She has also portrayed roles in a few TV shows and movies namely Chandrakumari and Oolu in the year 2018. Samyuktha has won many awards and titles as a model. She was the winner of Miss Chennai contest in 2007 and more recently she won the Realistic Awards 2020 for the best model. Currently, she has participated as a contestant in the famous reality TV show, Bigg Boss Tamil season 4
- Chandrakumari in 2018 (Tamil) (Negative Role)
- Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4 in 2020 as a Contestant
- Oolu in 2018 (Malayalam) (Supporting Role)
Lesser known Facts
- Samyuktha is an avid dog lover, she has a pet dog named Jintoo.
- She is a part time fitness trainer and a nutritionist.
- She loves eating South-Indian food and follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- Samyuktha loves travelling and her most favorite destination is Paris, France.
- She likes to spend time with her family by doing some activities or going out for dinner whenever she is free.
- She has more than one-hundred sixty-thousand followers on her Instagram, there are also many fan pages created by her fans.