The Nandi Award winning child artist,
hailing from Andhra Pradesh is familiar to Malayalam television viewers as their beloved “
”. This talented actor was spotted by P. Suresh Unnithan, the director of the Serial during his search for the right face that had the same grace of Lord Ayyappan. By that time Kaushik Babu had already made his Television debut as a child artist in Telugu. He reached the living room of the Malayalam viewers as Swami Aiyappan, with his appealing stature and attracting eyes when he was in his tenth grade. He was born in Andhra Pradesh to
, who is an Editor in a prestigious Telugu daily and Sharada who works in Raj Bhavan.
He has also acted in many Tamil and Telugu Mythological Tele serials namely Lord Venkateshwara, Lord Vishnu, Lord Shiva and Lord Krishna. His portrayal of Adi Shankara in the Telugu movie Shri Jagadguru Adi Shankara in the year 2013 was well appreciated and well received. He believes that he is a director’s actor.
Later on, he went on to act in movies, as the lead in a Malayalam movie Nadabrahmam in which his acting was well appreciated. His other movies are Sami Manikandan in Tamil, Shirdi Sai and Pavithra in Telugu. He had completed a Malayalam movie titled
directed by Melila Rajashekaran, which is set to be released in 2015.
He is Pursuing his B.com( Computer) along with his busy acting schedule. He is a trained Kuchipudi Dancer and also mastered western dance before entering the film industry. He was invited by the Andhra Pradesh government to portray Sri Krishnadevaraya in Kuchipudi, which he performed at Tirupathi and Hyderabad. He has a sister, Srutha Kirthy, who is a news reader in a famous Telugu channel.