Raised in a devout Catholic family, Shyam Babu Valluri is the second oldest of three children. His older sibling is Nani Valluri and his younger sibling is Prashanph Babu. Shyam is very interested in drawing and enjoys playing chess. His father, Edukondalu Valluri, works hard as a painter. His mother, Victoria Valluri, is a loving mother and housewife.