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Deepak Dinkar

Deepak Dinkar


A very well-known face of the Tamil Television Industry, Deepak Dinkar is a Famous actor and anchor in India. Although he has given various excellent performances in his life his most popular work is his role of "Tamizharasu" in "Thendral". Apart from this role, he also proved himself in shows like Anni, Rekkai Kattiya Manasu, Manaivi, Malargal, Selvi, Bhantham, Ketti Melam, Arasi, and Thirumathi Selvam.

Depak is a famous Anchor who hosted various reality shows like Jodi Number One which was aired on Star Vijay as well as Dance Jodi Dance which was aired on Zee Tamil. Even Nowadays, he is showing his awesome acting skills on the daily show, Thamizhum Saraswathiyum, which is available on Star Vijay.

According to Deepak, he just wanted to be an actor but somehow accidentally or only by luck, he received an offer to be a Host. You can even see this in his performance, and also as he says, he totally loves being a Host.

Very less people are aware of this fact but he was also a participant in the same show "Jodi Number One" and immediately got a lot of appreciation for his great dance moves.

His Birth and Personal Life

Deepak was born on the 15th of September 1979, there is not much information about his early life but his schooling at Gill Adarsh Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chennai shows that he stayed in Chennai in his initial days as well as Later he did his graduation in Economics from the Loyola College.

Deepak is multilingual and can speak various languages such as Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi, English, also French very fluently. Not only Deepak is very talented but he belongs to a very talented Family as his sibling, Surya, was also representative of India Miss World University, China. Surya also showed up on-screen as a host in one reality show aired on Vijay TV. His wife S. Sivaranjani is also an actress and the couple has a very cute son Agnidh.


When Deepak completed his graduation as a Video Jockey and even before starting his career as an actor, he was Modeling with some of his very close friends Sanjeev, Venkat, and Shree later he also got a chance to share screen with all of them in different shows and daily soups. Even in one of his interviews he once shared that his Co-star Sanjeev was the one who recommended him to the makers of 'Thirumathi Selvam' for a supporting role and although his role was not so big as his performance was so great and praised by the audience that the maker was forced to give him a role as one of the main protagonist. The show caught the attention of a very huge audience and Deepak's role is one of the most liked characters in the show. Although he started his career as a TV Actor he is liked by a huge number of people which soon gave him a chance to be a host on various different reality shows. As a host of Jodi No. 1, Deepak is popular for his funny laugh different jokes, and interesting talks.

Deepak not only played positive roles (in shows such as Anni, Bhandham, and Thendral), but he also played various negative roles in shows such as Manaivi, Malargal, Selvi, also Thirumathi Selvam, where in some he played as main lead but also in some mesmerized audience with his supporting roles. He also got a chance to show his acting skills in various movies (Uyarthiru 420) also later showed up as the main character in a movie named Ivanuku Thannila Gandam.

Even these days you can see him as a main lead in the long-running 'Thendral' which aires on Sun TV. One interesting fact about Thendral is that it owns a record of being the longest Tamil show with more than 1000 episodes and has various awards in various categories.

Quick Highlights

  • Deepak Dinkar is working as a TV Actor professionally.
  • He is also a very liked host of various TV shows.
  • Deepak Dinkar was born on 15th September 1979
  • Deepak Dinkar's birthplace is Chennai India.
  • Currently, he is 44 years old.
  • Deepak Dinkar is a Virgo.
  • The most well-known shows by Deepak Dinkar are Anni, Rekkai Kattiya Manasu, Manaivi, Thendral, and many more.
  • Deepak is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 72 kg.
  • His net worth is around 0.5 crores in Indian currency.
  • Deepak's Instagram I'd be @deepakdinkarofficial
  • Also, his Twitter account is @dinkardeepak


Deepak is fond of Cooking apart from his acting skills and during lockdown, he used to cook for his wife and his son Agidha daily. He loves to travel and spend time listening to music of different genres. Deepak also enjoys dancing and is fond of sports and cars.

All the Movies and Films

Deepak has been part of various movies and series, short films, as well as reality, shows etc.


  • In 2002, he was part of Kadhal Virus as the role of Deepak's friend
  • In 2003, he was seen in Ilasu Pudhusu Ravusu in the role of Deepak
  • In 2005, he was seen in Thaka Thimi Tha as a friend of Krishna
  • In 2008, he played as Deepak Dinkar (himself) in Saroja for a Cameo
  • In 2010, he was seen in Mundhinam Paartheney in the character of Rajeev
  • In 2011, he was seen in Uyarthiru 420 as a friend of Thamizh
  • In 2015, he was part of Ivanuku Thannila Gandam in the role of Saravana Perumal "Saravanan"
  • In 2021, he acted in Vinodhaya Sitham in the role of Arun

Web Series

  • He was seen on a web series named the Naanga Vea League in 2020.

Short Films

  • He was part of two short films named Mighty Mahi and Knock Knock in 2020.

Reality Shows

  • In Raj TV, he appeared on Campus.
  • He later appeared in Pop Bazar aired on Raj TV
  • Again in another show on Raj TV, he was seen in the Three Roses Perfect Couple Contest Programme
  • As a participant, he took part in Jodi no 1 in Season 1 on the STAR Vijay channel.
  • He is part of Jodi No 1 for Seasons 2, 3 & 4 as host on the channel STAR Vijay
  • He was also part of Boys vs. Girls for Season 1 as host on the channel STAR Vijay
  • He was also part of Super Challenge Season 2 as host on Sun TV.
  • He was a host of Super Kudumbam in Seasons 1 & 2.
  • He hosted Zee Thamizh's show Mr. & Mrs. Khiladis
  • He also hosted Dance Jodi Dance's first and second seasons at Zee Thamizh
  • He hosted Dancing Khilladies for season 1 aired on Zee Thamizh
  • He was also the host of Dance Jodi Dance Juniors aired on Zee Thamizh.
  • He was the host of Zee Dance League's first Season at Zee Thamizh
  • He again was part of Star Vijay in the show Rani Maharani
  • He appeared in Singappenne aired at Star Vijay

Live Shows

  • He appeared at Vijay Jodi on the STAR Vijay
  • He also was part of Jodi Number One's Season 4 on the Grand Finale at STAR Vijay
  • In 2013 and 2014, he also was part of Sun Kudumbam Virudhugal and appeared on Sun TV
  • On the Grand Finale of Junior Super Star's first season, he was part of a live show at Zee Thamizh
  • Later, on the season's finale of Zee Dance League, Deepak was the host.
  • He again was seen at dance Khilladies's Grand Finale for Season 1 at Zee Thamizh
  • He later was host at Dancing Jodi Dance 2.0 Grand Finale which aired live at Zee Thamizh
  • For two straight years, he was part of Zee Tamil Kudumbam Viruthual
  • Later he also was part of Zee Cine Awards Tamil which was a live show.

Corporate Shows

  • On the Annual Day of Nokia
  • He was part of New Year at Pride Hotels
  • Jennys Club- Coimbatore (New Year)
  • eBay Paypal (Annual day)
  • Promotion of Surya Kathir Magazine
  • The annual event of Tamil Nadu Arya Vaishya Mahila Sabha
  • Round Table 107 (Pondicherry) - Annual Event
  • Tamil Sangam of Chicago Illinois

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2004, Manaivi, Best Villain Actor Variety Awards
  • 2007, Best Male Supporting Actor, Meendum Oru Kadhal Kadhai, Variety Awards
  • 2010, Tamil Nadu State Television Awards, Thendral, Best Actor
  • 2011, Mylapore Academy Awards, Best Actor, Thendral
  • 2012, Sun Kudumbam Viruthugal, Thendral nominated for 3 Awards, won one
  • 2014, Sun Kudumbam Viruthugal, Thendral 2 Awards
  • 2015, Edison Awards, Ivanuku Thannila Gandam, best debut, Nominated
  • 2018, Galatta Nakshathra TV & Film Awards nominated Best Host Male
  • 2018, Zee Tamil Kudumbam Viruthugal, won Best Anchor Male and was nominated for Favourite Anchor and Best Duo Anchor


Deepak is loved by many and this is the main reason why there is a huge list of shows and even a host of various shows on different channels. He also took part in the dance show Jodi Number One in the 1st season and even hosted the 2nd season on Vijay TV as well. He also became part of various shows such as Thirumathi Selvam. He also became part of various films such as Uyarthiru 420 and acted as the main character of the movie Ivanuku Thannila Gandam. Deepak is liked as a host and actor but he also worked as a model. Deepak Dinkar also played double roles as twin brothers in the show Selvi in which a twin brother is very well but the other twin brother is a negative character. Apart from that she also played various positive roles in different shows such as Anni and Thendral in which some of the roles are the main character and good whereas some are negative roles such as in Selvi and Thirumathi Selvam. Apart from being a good actor, he is also a very good husband and friend which is the main reason why people follow him even more.


Ques. Is Deepak Dinkar married?

Ans. Yes, Deepak is married and her wife's name is S. Sivaranjani

Ques. What is the Age of Deepak Dinkar?

Ans. Deepak is 44 years old.

Ques. What is the Name of Deepak Dinkar's Son?

Ans. Deepak has a little son Agnidh.

Ques. Is Deepak Dinkar doing any shows currently?

Ans. Yes, Deepak is currently part of Thamizhum Saraswathiyum

Ques. From where did Deepak Initially Belong?

Ans. Deepak was born and brought up in Chennai, India.

Ques. Did Deepak ever Play any Negative Role in any Show?

Ans. Yes, Deepak played both negative and positive roles.

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