The breakthrough in Jayasurya's career came with the hit, 'Classmates' (2006); he played a young campus politician, whose deceit and lies create the defining moments of the story. Jayasurya fashioned the character with fox-like expressions and wily demeanour, He went on to impress viewers with good performances in 'Chocolate', 'Ivar Vivahitharayal' and 'Happy Husbands'.