Shyam Babu Valluri is the second oldest of three children. His older brother is Nani and his younger sibling is Prashanth Babu. Shyam is very interested in drawing and enjoys playing chess, as well. His father, Edukondalu, works as a painter when jobs are available. His mother, Victoria, works in the home. Shyam has been a school-year resident at St. Thomas Hostel (Orphanage) since June 2014.