Sudheesh is a popular face for the Malayalam film audiences. He is the son of veteran actor Sudhakaran and Suryaprabha. He is their only son and his wish to the film industry is not objected by them. Sudheesh is married to Dhanya and has a kid Rudraksh. Sudheesh has acted along with his father in many films. He is very much noted for his performance from the film Manichithrathazhu. Manichithrathazhu has Mohanlal,
Suresh Gopi and Shobana in the lead roles. Though Sudheesh appeared in a small role, he did it perfectly. Pavithram, Sudhinam, Varnamalyam, Daivathinte Vikruthikal are his films which got released in a row. Kokkarakko, Pai Brothers and Excuse Me Ethu Collegila, also earned a good name for him.
He appeared as Kunchacko Boban’s friend in the movie Aniyathipraavu, which has Shalini as the female lead. It was a comedy role in the film Aniyathipraavu. Harikrishnans and Sreekrishnapurathe Nakshathrathilakkam released in the same year. Sreekrishnapurathe NakshathraThilakkam is the remake of the old Tamil movie, Bama Vijayam. In this film, he was paired with Praveena, who is the leading Malayalam and Tamil serial artist. Sharjah to Sharjah, Nandanam, Pattalam, Thilakam, Five Fingers, Ayudham, Ali Bhai, Oru Pennum Randaanum, Nallavan,
Hotel California, Ginger and Mizhi are in his movie list.