As Tamil superstar Suriya turns 40, a look at the actor's personal pictures. A file photo of Suriya and Jyothika on their wedding day in 2006.
The actor who made his debut in in 1997 in 'Nerrukku Ner' at the age of 22.
The couple have two children, daughter Diya and son Dev.
The actor's father Sivakumar is a popular actor himself. His younger brother karthi is also an established actor in Tamil film industry. In this picture, Suriya is seen posing with the cast of 'Baahubali'.
Suriya and his brother Karthi caught on camera during a candid moment.
Suriya considers actor Raghuvaran as one of his mentors.
His major break in acting came in the form of 'Nandha', which was directed by Bala.
Interestingly, before joining films, Suriya Suriya worked at a garment exports factory for 6 months.
Suriya, in his earlier interviews, has admitted that he was shy as a child and had a complex because he could not speak well.
A picture of Suriya and Jyothika with friends and Jyothika's sister, actress Nagma. Jyothika and Suriya made a popular pair on screen in the early 2000s.
Suriya's selfie with children Diya and Dev.
Suriya seen here with sister-in-law Nagma.