Shyam was born in Chennai and is a famous serial actor. He has acted in many serials, including Kolangal and Thendral, which are both included in the top list for the fame he earned of being an actor. In Kolangal, he played the role of Srividya’s husband, which was well appreciated by the fans. His role in Thendral as Anand was well portrayed by him.

Besides acting, he is also a talented singer. Shyam has shown his singing skills in many stage programs. His energetic and enthusiastic appearance accompanied by his witty humor are some of his qualities that enable him to become a sought-after artist. His portrayal of the characters was not just highly entertaining, but also very convincing. He was caught by police when he committed an accident on his way to Velankanni. A school girl was killed when Shyam’s car collided with another car while he was traveling.

The police arrested Shyam because they found out that he was drunk while driving. He also took part in various game shows and talk shows broadcasted on different television channels. Recently, he appeared in the Tamil soap, MaragathaVeenai on Sun TV.