Uday Surya is an Indian actor who gained popularity after appearing as a contestant in Bigg Boss OTT Kannada in 2022.
Uday Surya was born as Vivek S Punjabi Facebook – Actor in me – Vivek S P on 14 December, and he hails from Bangalore, Karnataka, India. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. He did his schooling at Sindhi High School. In 2004, he enrolled at Sir M. Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, where he studied Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Uday Surya – Facebook
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
His father’s name is Sham Sundar Punjabi, and his mother’s name is Archana Punjabi. He has two sisters, Sunayna Shamsundar Punjabi and Prerana Shamsundar Punjabi. Sunayna Punjabi is a yoga teacher.
He is unmarried.
Uday Surya’s Facebook profile states “Humanist” in the religious views section.
He often shares pictures of Gurudwaras on special occasions and gurpurabs.
He resides at House No 27, 10th D Cross, West of Chord Road, 1st Main Road, Mahalakshmipuram, Mahalakshmipuram Layout Bangalore – 560086, Karnataka, India.
In September 2008, he started working at AON Financial as a Business Associate. Uday Surya started his journey as an actor in 2011. In 2011, he was in the supporting cast of the Kannada black comedy film Lifeu Ishtene, the directorial debut of Pawan Kumar. At the beginning of his career, he was associated with Pocket Money Entertainment (2013-2015). In 2013, he starred in the short film ‘Vetkai.’
He appeared in the Kannada short film Sulige Sikkidaaga as Kumar. In 2015, Uday started his career as a model.
Thereafter, he played minuscule roles in the advertisements of various recognised brands like Hero for Hero HF Dawn bike, Red FM 93.5, Cleartrip wallet, and Schneider Electric.
In 2017, he played a negative role in the Kannada daily soap Avalu, broadcasted on Udaya TV. In the same year, he appeared in the Kannada TV serial ‘Nagakannike, ‘ which was telecast on Colors Kannada.
Other TV shows in which he played the lead antagonist include Amma and Shantam Paapam. In the same year, he played the role of Alok in an American short film ‘The Benefaction,’ which was filmed in Bangalore.
In 2017, he played the role of Yathiraaj in the Kannada TV show ‘Putmalli,’ which was broadcasted on Star Suvarna. Thereafter, he appeared in the Kannada TV series Muddulakshmi. In 2019, he made his film debut with the Kannada action comedy-drama film ‘Savarna Deergha Sandhi’ in which he played the role of Maani, the son of a priest and right hand of the local don Muddanna.
Thereafter, he appeared in the 2020 Kannada horror-comedy film ‘Honeymoon in Bangkok.’
Other projects under his belt include The Hauntings in MadhyaPradesh (2021) and Kannada short film Sulige Sikkidaaga. In the 2022 Kannada film Buddies, he played the role of Soda, a poor engineering student.
In 2022, he came into the limelight when he starred in the Kannada TV show Ramachaari, which was telecast on Colors Kannada. In the same year, he appeared as a contestant on the show Bigg Boss OTT Kannada.
- Actor: Salman Khan
- Sport: Cricket
- He owns a BMW.
- He occasionally consumes alcohol.
- A tattoo is inked on his right bicep.
- An anchor tattoo is inked on his back.
- A philanthropist, he is actively associated with Kiran Raj Foundation, which concentrates on providing education to homeless children and also building a community for senior citizens.