Arish Kumar is the son of the famous editor, Ganesh Kumar. He had made his debut as a producer and eventually started acting in films. His debut film was Goripalayam and has acted in many films since then. Usually, it's difficult for new actors to get lead roles in films but since he was a producer too and has produced many of his films, he got many lead roles. His most popular appearance was as a villain. He married a beautiful doctor Abhinaya, based in Kerela. His marriage was in a temple and didn’t include lavish expenses and illogical expenses.