Prithviraj Sukumaran is an Indian film performer, maker, and playback vocalist best known for his work in Malayalam silver screen. He has additionally acted in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi movies.

The child of performers Sukumaran and Mallika, Prithviraj was first spotted by chief Fazil. Fazil's screen trial of Prithviraj incited chief Ranjith to cast him in Nandanam, Prithviraj's first film, a 2002 sentimental dramatization film. In a profession spreading over finished 10 years, Prithviraj has featured in more than 90 movies. Prithviraj co-delivered movies under his creation organization, August Cinema situated in Trivandrum, where he finished his association in 2017. He has won two Kerala State Film Awards for Best Actor, one Tamil Nadu State Award, and a National Film Award (as maker).

Prithviraj Sukumaran was conceived in Thiruvananthapuram to on-screen characters Sukumaran and Mallika Sukumaran. His underlying tutoring was at Shrine Vailankanni Senior Secondary School, T. Nagar, Chennai and St.Joseph's Boys' Hr.Sec.School, Coonoor, since the family was settled at Tamil Nadu that time. Later when the family moved to Kerala he had his instruction from The NSS Public School Perunthanni, St.Mary's Residential Central School, Poojappura (which was close to his home at Chengallur) where he acted in different plays and dramas for the school's Annual Day Celebrations. He finished whatever remains of his school instruction at Sainik School Kazhakoottam and Bharathiya Vidya Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram. He likewise took an interest and lost in level headed discussions and rhetoric rivalries while in school. Prithviraj won the title of "Mr LA Fest" in the Annual Inter-School expressions celebration facilitated by Loyola School, Thiruvananthapuram in progressive years and is the main individual to date to win that title twice.

While seeking after his four year certification in Information Technology at the University of Tasmania, Australia,he was required a shot in the motion pictures by film executive Ranjith Balakrishnan to assume the lead part in his film Nandanam. It was Fazil, an outstanding Malayalam film chief, who acquainted him with Ranjith. After his execution in Nandanam, he chose to take a break from concentrates to focus on his movie vocation. Prithviraj's senior sibling Indrajith Sukumaran and sister-in-law Poornima Indrajith are additionally film performing artists.