Sunil was one of the famous and talented actors of the Indian film industry. He mainly worked in the Kannada film industry. He was born on 1 April 1964 in Yedthady, Udupi in Karnataka. He worked in the film industry for an approximate period of four to five years. After a few years of his career in films, he, unfortunately, died on 24 July 1994 due to a car accident.
He was traveling with actress Malashri and the producer Sachin Mally from Bagalakote to Bangalore when a truck hit their car. It is also heard that at that time Sunil and Malashri had an affair and they were going to get married soon. The actress Malashri suffered from lots of injuries while Sunil could not be saved and dies under an hour of the accident.
During his lifetime, he worked in more than thirty Kannada feature films. Some of them are Belli Kalungura, SindhooraThilaka, MalashreeMamashree, Sahasi, Mana MecchidaSose, NagaradalliNayakaru, Marana Mrudanga, NaguNagutaNali, ThavarumaneUdugore, Mangalya, KiladiGandu, CBI Shiva, AnathaRashaka, SnehadaKadalalli, Shambhavi, ObbariginthaObbaru, Kaliyuga Seethe, MecchidaMadumaga, Dakshayini, September 8, BisiRaktha, and Shruthi.
The film “Shruthi” was one of the most successful films of his career. This film gave him the opportunity to work with the director Dwarakish who was also its producer. The film released in the theatres in 1990 under the banner of the production company called “Abhilash Enterprises.” It is a Kannada language film which is a remake of the hit Tamil film called PudhuVasantham whose director was Vikraman.
He played the lead role in this film along with the actors Shruti, Dileep, Honnavalli Krishna, and Indudhar who were also in the lead roles. The film is a musical drama that shows the story of four friends who are struggling to become musicians and they meet a girl named Shruthi by chance, who is searching for her lover. In the film “Mana MecchidaSose,” he worked under the direction of B. Ramamurthy and the production of KumareshBabu and BhadravathiGovindu under the production company named “Golden Creations.”
It released on 19 August 1992. He worked with the actress Malashri and actor Abhijith. It is a remake of a Malayalam film “ChakkikothaChankaran” that released in 1989. His few years in the Tamil film industry made his remark in it, and he is remembered even today by all of us.