Shiyas Kareem, is an Indian model turned actor who works in Malayalam cinema.

Personal life[edit | edit source]

Shiyas Kareem hails from Perumbavoor, Kerala, India. He completed his schooling from GHSS Cheranalloor, Perumbavoor. He then completed his graduation from Gandhigram Rural Institute.[1] His family includes his mother, younger brother and a younger sister[2]

Career[edit | edit source]

Shiyas started his modelling career in 2010. He has walked the ramp for several designers from India and abroad. In 2018 he represented India at the International Mr. Grand Sea World competition held in Bulgaria, and was one of the final five contestants. Even though he couldn't win the title, he managed to win two sub-titles: Mr. Photo Model 2018 and Popularity Model 2018.[3]

This success paved his way to enter the first season of the TV reality show Bigg Boss Malayalam,[4] as the first wild-card entry.[5] He managed to reach the grand finale and ended up finishing as the second runner-up.[6][7][8]

Filmography[edit | edit source]

Films[edit | edit source]

Year Title Language Role Director
2016 Veeram[9] Malayalam Warrior Jayaraj
2018 Captain[10] Malayalam Korean Goalkeeper Prajesh Sen

Television[edit | edit source]

Year Program Channel Role
2018 Bigg Boss Malayalam Asianet Contestant
2018 Comedy Stars[11] Asianet Guest

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Shiyas Kareem (Model) Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More". Starsunfolded.com. Retrieved 2018-10-21.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "ഷിയാസിന്റെ വീട്ടുവിശേഷങ്ങൾ". manoramaonline.com. Retrieved 2018-10-21.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Runway on fire". Deccanchronicle.com. Retrieved 2018-10-21.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. Abhijith. "Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 1: Who Will Be The Winner Of The Big Title?". Yahoo Lifestyle. Retrieved 2018-10-22.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. Web Desk. "Bigg Boss Malayalam season 1: Sabumon wins title". The Week. Retrieved 2018-11-02.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. Abhijith. "Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 1 Grand Finale: Sabumon Emerges As The Big Winner!". filmibeat.com. Retrieved 2018-11-02.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. "Bigg Boss Malayalam Grand Finale Winner". totalreporter.com. Retrieved 2018-11-02.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  8. "Shiyas Kareem gets nostalgic about his make-over in Bigg Boss Malayalam". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-11-05.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  9. "Bigg Boss Malayalam: Lesser known facts about finalist Shiyas Kareem". TimesofIndia.com. Retrieved 2018-10-21.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  10. "Model Shiyas Kareem : From ramp to big screen !!". b4blaze.com. Retrieved 2018-10-22.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  11. "Ex Bigg Boss contestants Shiyas Kareem and Aditi Rai to visit Comedy Stars". timesofindia.com. Retrieved 2018-11-06.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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