Krrish S. Kumar

  (Redirected from Krrish Menon)

Krrish is an Indian film actor who predominantly appears in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam cinema. He made his debut in the commercially successful Yennai Arindhaal directed by Gautham Menon starring Ajith Kumar in 2015. Then went on to play one of the antagonists in the Tamil hit Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada also directed by Gautham Menon in 2016. He made his Malayalam debut with Kinavalli directed by Sugeeth in 2018 for which he won the Asiavision Awards for most promising actor.[1] Kinavalli garnered positive reviews from critics and the audiences alike. His latest release is the comic caper web series "What's up Velakkari" which has released in Zee 5 in December 2018. He plays a funny Cop called Rakesh. The web series has been released in 7 languages in India. His next film in Malayalam is ‘Kurup’ starring Dulquer Salman and Indrajith. His latest Tamil film is ‘Hostel’ directed by Sumanth Radhakrishnan starring Ashok Selvan, Priya Bhavani Shankar and comedian Sathish.

Krrish S. Kumar
Born (1989-06-18) 18 June 1989 (age 31)
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
OccupationFilm Actor, Writer, Designer, Model, Associate Director
Years active2012–present
Height174 cm (5 ft 9 in)


He starts his career as an assistant director to Gautham Menon.[2][3] He made his acting debut in the movie Yennai Arindhaal, directed by Gautham Menon and later played the antagonist in the bilingual Achcham Enbadhu Madamaiyada. He will be seen next in Santhosh Nair's upcoming bilingual film Rangeela as the leading hero along with Sunny Leone.[4] His on going movies are Suresh Unnithan's Kshanam and Srinath Rajendran's magnum opus Kurup starring Dulquer Salmaan and Indrajith Sukumaran.[5][6]


Year Award Category Film Result
2018 Asiavision Awards Most Promising Actor Kinavalli Won[7]


Year Film Role Language Notes
2015 Yennai Arindhaal Krish Tamil
2016 Impatient Vishvanath Tamil Short film
2017 Achcham Enbadhu Madamaiyada Atul Tamil Bilingual film
Sahasam Swasaga Sagipo Atul Telugu
Leena Martin English Short film
2018 Kinavalli Ajith Malayalam
What's up Velakkari Rakesh a.k.a. Rocky Tamil Webseries on Zee5
What's up Panimanushi Rakesh a.k.a. Rocky Telugu
2019 Swasam Akash Tamil Short film
2020 Menaka Superstar Gagan Malayalam Webseries on Manorama Max
Paava Kadhaigal Dhanasekhar Tamil Netflix anthology film
TBA Kshanam TBA Malayalam Post Production
Rangeela TBA Malayalam Filming
Kurup TBA Malayalam Filming
Sethu Nandan Malayalam Post Production
Watch Vikram Tamil Post Production
Hostel Joshua Tamil Post Production


  1. ^ Kannan, Ashraya (25 July 2018). "Ad man Krrish Menon leaps into lead role". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  2. ^ "Kinavalli actor Krish was Gautham Menon's assistant". The Times of India. 1 August 2018. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  3. ^ Mathew, Aneesh K. (29 November 2016). "അഭിനയം മാത്രമല്ല കൃഷിന് സംവിധാനവും വഴങ്ങും". Mathrubhumi. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  4. ^ Mathur, Kajol (20 February 2019). "Sunny Leone to make her Malayalam debut opposite Krrish Menon in Rangeela". Filmfare. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  5. ^ "Krish Menon talks about his tryst with films". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 January 2017.
  6. ^ "Dulquer Salmaan and Sobhita Dhulipala come together for Malayalam film Kurup".
  7. ^ "Ranveer Singh rules AsiaVision Awards in Dubai". Gulf News. Retrieved 17 February 2019.

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