Her parents are Sri.P.N. Kutty and Smt. P. Vimala who were in Secunderabad for a very long time. She is the wife of actor Rajeev Kanakala and is well known for her spontaneous humorous remarks during her shows.
A presenter from the age of 21, she has hosted many Telugu film audio launches, film awards and functions.
She is a Malayali from Kerala, but speaks Telugu fluently. Apart from and Telugu, she is also fluent in Hindi, English, and Tamil.
She has acted in various Telugu television serials and shows since the mid-1990s, but her breakthrough came with the boom in satellite channels. Swayamvaram, Anveshitha, Geetanjali, and Ravoyi chandamama were her major serials.
Interestingly, she did not have any interest in working in films.
Suma"s flagship show is Star Mahila on ETV, which attracts a female audience. Her versatility is evident in Panchavataram on TV9. Suma started her own production house named K. Suma Rajeev Creations on 26 December 2012 and has produced a show named Lakku Kikku which is telecast on Zee Telugu.
She had worked in a show named జీన్స్" (Genes).
The show became a huge craze among the audience. Her new show named Kevvu Keka on MAA television with co-star Mano and produced by K. Suma Rajeev Creations.
Suma is a clear leader and an icon to look upto in the anchoring industry.She along with Jhansi and Udayabhanu brought laurels to anchoring industry in telugu big and small screens.Despite her success, she is considered to be grounded and realistic. CineMAA 2013 CineMAA 2012 Cinema Audio release functions Soundarya Lahari Star Mahila Swarabhisekhan Panchavataram on TV9 Bhale chansule on MAA television Lakku Kikku on ZEE television(also producer) Genes on Etv Kevvu Keka on MAA television Connexion on MAA television Avakayara Patukunte Patuchera Genes on Zee Tamil Entertainment Television.