Cool Suresh (Bigg Boss) Wiki, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Cool Suresh


Cool Suresh is an Indian actor and comedian who works in Tamil films. He is recognised for his appearance in supporting roles in films like ‘Kaakha Kaakha’ (2003), ‘Biskoth’ (2020), and ‘My Dear Lisa’ (2022).


Suresh Muthiah was born on Wednesday, 3 November 1999 (age 23 years; as of 2022) in Dindigul, Tamil Nadu. His zodiac sign is Scorpio. He grew up in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

Cool Suresh’s childhood picture

Suresh studied at DAV Public School and attended Anna University in Chennai.

Cool Suresh in his youth

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 7″

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Black



His father’s name is S. Muthiah. In 2022, Suresh posted a video on social media, claiming that his father went missing. In the video, he mentioned that his father had gone for a morning walk, but had not returned home. Suresh, however, later informed that his father had come home after 40 hours following which he was admitted to a hospital as he had sustained injuries, likely from a fall or an accident.

Cool Suresh’s father

Wife & Children

He is married and has two children.



Suresh debuted in the Tamil film industry with the film ‘Chocklet’ (also called Chocolate) in 2001. He played the role of a rowdy in the film.

A poster of the film ‘Chocklet’ (Chocolate) (2001)

He appeared as a rowdy in many other films such as ‘M. Kumaran Son of Mahalakshmi’ (2004) and ‘Thirupaachi’ (2005). Suresh debuted as a lead actor with the horror film ‘Padithavudan Kilithu Vidavum’ in 2018.

Cool Suresh in a still from the film ‘Padithavudan Kilithu Vidavum’ (2018)

He appeared in many other films such as a servant in ‘Vallavanukku Pullum Aayudham’ (2014), Rishi in ‘Enakku Vaaitha Adimaigal’ (2017), a kidnapper in ‘Biskoth’ (2020), and Maari in ‘My Dear Lisa’ (2022).


Suresh played the role of ‘Raja’ in a daily soap opera titled ‘Uravugal’ from 2009 to 2012; the serial aired on the channel Sun TV. In 2012, he appeared in a celebrity game show titled ‘Adhu Idhu Yedhu.’ Suresh appeared in many other shows as such ‘Genes (season 3)’ (2018) and ‘Thillu Mullu’ (2019).

Cool Suresh on the show ‘Adhu Idhu Yedhu’

In 2023, he appeared as a contestant on the reality show “Bigg Boss Tamil  7.”

Cool Suresh on the show ‘Bigg Boss Tamil 7’ (2023)


Garlanding a Female Anchor

In September 2023, Suresh found himself clouded in controversy after he forcibly placed a garland on a female anchor during an event. The video footage of the incident, in which the anchor appeared visibly uncomfortable, later went viral on the internet. Suresh then took to social media and posted a video in which he issued an apology for his actions. In the video, he explained that he had done it as a playful gesture, but it turned out to be the opposite.

Awards & Honours

  • YouTube Nayagan Award at SS Music Digital Rockstars 2022

    Cool Suresh with the YouTube Nayagan Award (2022)

  • Honorary Doctorate from the International Human Peace University for his contribution to society (2 October 2020)

Car Collection

Cool Suresh owns a Hyundai Atos and a Hyundai i20.

Cool Suresh with his Hyundai Atos

Cool Suresh with his Hyundai i20


As of October 2023, Suresh earns Rs 1.30 lakh per week.


Cool Suresh has got two tattoos inked on his right arm which include a tattoo of a scorpio.

Cool Suresh’s tattoos on his right arm


  • He also goes by the name Suresh Yadav, Suresh Kannan, and Suresh M.
  • He follows a non-vegetarian diet.

    Cool Suresh while having a non-vegetarian dish

  • According to his Facebook profile, he initially worked at an event management company named The StarNight Eventz and a media company named Cineulagam.
  • Suresh believes in contributing to society and helping people in need. In 2019, he donated Rs. 25,000 to Rs. 50,000 to the families of the deceased Army soldiers in Tamil Nadu. Suresh actively participates in various awareness campaigns, including those dedicated to addressing important issues like dengue prevention.

    Cool Suresh while holding cheques that he donated to the families of deceased Army soldiers in Tamil Nadu in 2019

    Cool Suresh during a dengue prevention campaign

  • Suresh is a fan and supporter of Silambarasan TR, an actor and filmmaker. He has often been spotted at political rallies alongside Silambarasan, who represents the All India Latchiya Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam.
  • In 2022, Suresh expressed his love and support for the film ‘Vendhu Thanindhathu Kaadu,’ featuring Silambarasan, upon its release. During a celebration event for the film, Silambarasan’s fans were so thrilled by Suresh’s positive response that, in their enthusiasm, they accidentally broke the glass of Suresh’s car while shaking hands with him. Following this incident, Silambarasan, in a press conference, acknowledged Suresh’s support for him and the film. He, moreover, promised to cast Suresh in his next film. Ishari K. Ganesh, the producer of the film, on the other hand, gifted an iPhone to Suresh and promised to look after his children’s education.

    Cool Suresh while receiving an iPhone from Ishari K. Ganesh

  • Suresh never misses watching Silambarasan’s film on the first day of the first show. In 2023, Suresh, in an interview, claimed that he would come on a helicopter to watch the film ‘Pathu Thala’ on the first day of the first show even if he would have to mortgage his house to afford a helicopter. On the day of the first show, Suresh brought a red-green coloured helicopter toy to the theatre; this incident was captured on a video that later went viral on the internet.
  • Suresh is an avid animal lover. He often posts pictures with them on social media.

    Cool Suresh with a dog

  • Suresh’s obsession with the word ‘Cool’ is evident from the locket he always wears.

    Cool Suresh while showing off his locket