Surabhi C. M better known as Surabhi Lakshmi is currently the rising star of Mollywood, being awarded the 64th National Film Award’s Best Actress and the Kerala State Film Award’s Special Jury Mention for the Malayalam film, Minnaminungu The Firefly.
Surabhi was born on 16 November 1986 to Andy and Radha. She belongs to place named Narikkuni which is in Kozhikode district of Kerala. She considers her grandmother Lakshmi to be her source of inspiration. Surabhi got married to Vipin Sudhakar, a businessman on 19th October 2014 at Guruvayur Temple, Thrissur, Kerala.
Surabhi’s schooling was done in AUP School Mangad, Kerala. She achieved first rank in her BA Degree in Bharathanatyam in the year 2009 from Kaladi Sree Sankaracharya College. She went on to complete MA in Theatre Arts from the same college with a merit scholarship from the Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Academy in the year 2011. The next year, 2012, she completed her MPhil in Performing Arts from MG University. Currently a research scholar at the Kaladi Sree Sankaracharya College, Surabhi had received the Jawaharlal Nehru Scholarship for the best student.
Surabhi began her acting career with the movie By The People (2005). After that, she has acted in films like Thirakkatha, Pakal Nakshatrangal, Kancheepurathe Kalyanam, Gulmohar, Puthiya Mukham, Katha Thudarunnu, Shankaranum Mohananum, The Train, Swapna Sanchari, Ivan Megharoopan, Ayalum Njanum Thammil, Thalsamayam Oru Penkutty, Banking Hours 10 to 4, Namukku Parkkan, Njanum Ente Familiyum, Housefull, Black Butterfly, ABCD: American Born Confused Desi, Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal, Samsaaram Aarogyathinu Haanikaram, Ennu Ninte Moideen, Njan Steve Lopez, Comrade In America (CIA) and many more.
Surabhi’s television career started off with her win in Amrita TV’s reality show Best Actor, in the year 2008. Then in the year 2012 she did a major role in K.K. Rajeev’s serial Kadhayile Rajakumari. She is best known for her portrayal of the character Paatu, in Media One TV’s serial M80 Moosa. She has also been a part of the comedy show Laughing Villa season one and two.
In the year 2008, Surabhi won the title of Best Actress in Amrita TV’s reality show of the same name. Later on in the coming years, she got many awards in cinema, television and theatre. She won the Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Academy, Santhadevi Puraskaaram and the Abudhabi Theatre Festival Award in 2010 for the Best Actress in Yakshikathakalum Naattuvarthamanangalum. In 2012, she won the Sabarmathi Award’s Best Actress for the serial Kathayile Rajakumari. In the year 2015 Media One Channel Award gave her the award of the star of the channel and in 2016 she was Flowers TV Awards Best Actress - Comedy. Both these awards were for the serial M80 Moosa.
The highlight of her awards is the National Film Awards India for Best Actress and the Kerala State Film Awards Special Jury Mention in the year 2017 for her character in the movie Minnaminungu.
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