Surya is one of the leading actors in the Tamil film industry at present, who has won a great fan following with his excellent acting and good looks. He entered the industry in 1997, with a much appreciated performance in a film called “Nerukku Ner”. After this, he climbed the steps of popularity at a rapid pace.
Here is a list of top 10 Surya movies of all time:
10. Kaakha Kaakha
The 2003 release “Kaakha Kaakha” is considered as one of the best performances of Gautham Menon, in which he co starred with actress Jyothika, who became his wife later in 2006. This crime thriller film starred the actor as a clever cop.
Surya established himself as a serious actor in the 2001 movie “Nandha”, which was released in 2001. This film was a huge hit and had Surya star as a young man, back from the juvenile home after serving a sentence for killing his own father. It was directed by Bala and had Laila playing the female lead.
8. Rakta Charitra
Next among the top 10 Surya films of all time is the Ram Gopal Varma movie “Rakta Charitra”, which came in 2010 and was released in Hindi, along with Tamil and Telugu. Surya was applauded for his intense performance in the movie, though it was not commercially successful.
Another notable performance of Surya came in 2004 film “Perazhagan”, which starred both, Surya and Jyothika in double roles. He delivered an excellent performance in the contrasting roles of a college boxing champion as well as a physically challenged man.
6. Vaaranam Aayiram
Next on this list is another double role starrer of Surya, “Vaaranam Aayiram”, which was released in 2008. The movie was directed by Gautham Menon and starred actresses Simran, Sameera Reddy and Divya Spandana. This movie was honored with the National Award for Best Feature Film.