Actor & Comedian
Sumukhi Suresh is a stand-up comedian, actor, writer, showrunner and most importantly, a show-off. Sumukhi started comedy in Bangalore while working at a food testing and certification company. She rose to fame with "Behti Naak", a Youtube series created by her. She also acted in the mockumentary web series "Better Life Foundation", created by Naveen Richard. Eventually, she created and starred in the once in a lifetime role in the acclaimed Amazon Prime Video show "Pushpavalli", season 1 and 2. "Go Straight Take Left", a sketch comedy show co-written with fellow comedian Naveen Richard is another feather to her character-playing cap. Sumukhi has created and acted in shows across OTT platforms, namely, "Beauty and the Feast" for Hotstar, "Banake Dikha" for Zomato and "Lust Stories" for Netflix. She was also a host and now judge on the Amazon Original "Comicstaan". Notable among the actress' feature film credits are the 2018 Kannada satirical comedy "Humble Politician Nograj". She recently released her stand up special "Don't Tell Amma" on Amazon Prime Video and turned producer on "Notary"- a short film that's doing the rounds at festivals.