|Rahman Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||May 23, 1967|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Rahman is an Indian actor who has mainly worked in the Malayalam entertainment industry while also working on various Tamil and Telugu language projects. His film credits include Koodevide, Ithiri Poove Chuvannapoove, Parannu Parannu Parannu, Singam II, Ariyaatha Veethikal, Kanamarayathu, Ivide Thudhagunnu, Kandu Kandarinju, Ee Lokam Evide Kure Manushyar, Ivide Ee Theerathu, Oru Mugathirai, Chilambu, Ente Kaanakkuyil, Ranam, Seetimaarr, Ee Thanalil Ithiri Nerum, Pappan Priyappetta Pappan, Gaayathridevi Ente Amma, Bhargava Charitham Moonam Khandam, Govindudu Andarivadele, Antariksham 9000 KMPH, Goal, Veruthe Oru Bharya, Bharya Onnu Makkal Moonnu, Adhinayakudu, Abraham & Lincoln, Seven, Mumbai Police, Oosaravelli, Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru, Simha, Oruvar Vazhum Aalayam, Pudhu Pudhu Arthangal, Puriyaadha Pudhir, Nee Pathi Naan Pathi, Naane Varuven, Udan Pirappu, Dear Son Maruthu, Ninaikkatha Naalillai, Vandhan Vendran, Balam, En Vazhi Thani Vazhi, Ennamo Nadakkudhu, and Janatha Garage.
Rahman, Raghuman, Raghu
Abu Dhabi, Trucial States (later in the United Arab Emirates)
Rahman attended Merryland Kindergarten in Abu Dhabi, St Joseph’s School in Abu Dhabi, Baldwin Boys’ High School in Bangalore, and Rex Higher Secondary School in Ooty.
He later enrolled at Dr. Gafoor Memorial MES Mampad College, a general degree college located in Mampad, Malappuram district, Kerala.
- Father – K. M. A. Rahman
- Mother – Savithri Nair
- Siblings – Shameema (Younger Sister)
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
85 kg or 187.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Rahman has dated –
- Meherunnisa (1993-Present) – He got married to Meherunnisa (the sister of musician A. R. Rahman‘s wife Saira Banu) in the year 1993 and they parent 2 children – Alisha Rahman and Rushda Rahman.
Race / Ethnicity
Sports a mustache
- His family hails from Nilambur, Malappuram in Kerala, India.
- Rahman made his acting debut by playing the character of Ravi Puthooran in the 1983 Malayalam drama film Koodevide, loosely based on a Tamil novel by Vasanthi. This role won him the State Award for “Best Supporting Actor”.
- He co-starred as Unni or Unnikrishnan in the 1984 Malayalam-language film Ithiri Poove Chuvannapoove.
- Alongside Prakash Vijayaraghavan and Ashwin Kumar, Rahman co-starred as Deepak (retired Inspector of Police) in the 2016 neo-noir crime thriller film Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru (also known as D-16).
- In 2021, he was cast as Ghaziabad SP Aravind IPS (Karthi’s brother-in-law) in the Telugu-language sports masala film Seetimaarr.
- Rahman brought to life the character of Madhurantakan alias Uttama Chola (the foster son of Sembiyan Mahadevi and Gandaraditya Chola who was raised as a Shaivite) in the 2022 Tamil-language epic historical action drama film Ponniyin Selvan: I. The film became the highest-grossing Tamil film of 2022, the 4th-highest-grossing Tamil film of all time, the 3rd highest-grossing Indian film of the year 2022, and the 15th-highest-grossing Indian film of all time.
- His Ponniyin Selvan: I co-stars included Vikram, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Trisha, Jayaram, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sobhita Dhulipala, Prabhu, R. Sarathkumar, Vikram Prabhu, Prakash Raj, and R. Parthiban.
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Rahman is 6’1”. My friend who is 5’7” has met him in person.