Prithviraj is an Indian actor who worked for the Kannada film industry. He was born on 5th August 1948 in Bangalore, India. In his four decades of a long career, he appeared in more than 116 films and 64 television serials. Prithviraj started his career as an Engineer and retired as an Assistant Manager in Indian Telephone Industries, Bengaluru. Some of the Kannada and Hindi TV serials in which he appeared was Devru Devru Devru, , Saahasa Lakshmi, Mobile, Minchu, Beedige Biddavaru, Belli There,
, and many other.
He is one of the most hard-working and passionate actors who always gives his 100% in all the films and TV serials for which he appeared. Some of the films in which he played a memorable role include Preethi Andre Ishtena in 2010, Gulabi Talkies in 2008, Encounter Dayanayak in 2005, Yardo Duddu Yellammana Jathre in 2004, Ganesha I Love You in 1997, Sambhavami Yuge Yuge in 1988, and many others. in 1981, he won the best actor Dr. Rajkumar Prashasti at National Amateur Drama Competition and the best actor award thrice for his work in the movie Kaamana Billu Serial.