Sampath Ram is an Indian actor working predominantly in the Tamil Film Industry in villainous roles. Ram started his acting career with a Television Sequential Ethanai Manithargal that aired on Doordarshan, where he played the part of a thug. He made his debut on the big screen with the movie Mudhalvan in the year 1999, where he enacted the part of a sub-inspector of police. In 2001, Ram suffered a severe injury in the head while shooting the movie Dheena. He recovered soon and appeared in several movies as a thug like Jana, Vasool Raja MBBS, Aathi, Pattaya Kealppu, Karthik Anitha, Kadhal Kadhai, 365 Kadhal Kadithangal,
, Sattam Oru Iruttarai, KallaThuppakki,
Ponge Ezhu Manohara
, and many more. He also had the luck of working with the lifeline of the South Film Industry, Superstar Rajnikanth, in the movie Kabali that released in 2016. Sampath got a strong role after twenty years with the movie
in 2018. After this meaty role, Sampath gained fame and was now a renowned villain in the Tamil Film Industry. This role acted as a Midas touch after which he got roles like an Aghori, in Kanchana 3. Sampath Ram was signed as the main antagonist in the movie
. Due to his head injury, his fame came late to him but his talent held on to it and did not let it go.