Honnavalli Krishna is a film actor. He mainly acts in the Kannada films. He has worked in the movies such as Anand (1986), Ratha Sapthami (1986), Aasegobba (1990), Janumada Jodi (1996). Krishna’s journey to the film industry has been a long narrative. Honnavalli Krishna spent forty-five years with
, the famous actor. He was an immense fan of Raj Kumar, Krishna wanted to see Raj Kumar. He departs from his village Honnavalli in the Taluk of Arakalgudu and goes to Bangalore to meet the actor Raj Kumar in the year of 1969. He was born in a poor family. He arrived at Bangalore with many difficulties. Then he searches and goes to Raj Kumar’s house, in that time Raj Kumar had shifted to Chennai. For Krishna Chennai was not a familiar city and the language also not known, even when he went to Chennai and worked as a cleaner in the hotel.
Then Krishna got the address of Rajkumar and reached his house. But he was not in his home. The watchman told that Rajkumar goes to the Golden Studio, so Krishna went to the Golden studio. There he saw Raj Kumar, according to him, it was like an appearance of God then Krishna fell at his feet, and rushed to his job. Rajkumar told that he wants to speak with him, but Krishna told that he would only like to see Rajkumar, and it was fulfilled. Then he went to his job in a hurry. After some days Krishna goes to Rajkumar’s house and become familiar with him and his family. During that time, he was working in Drama Company of Pandaribai. Krishna acted in his first film, as a supporting character in Sri Srinivasa Kalyanam in the year 1974. He acted in the movies such as Tyson, Arivu, Vamshi, Dhairyam, Neralu, Chirayu, Jithu and so on.
When got his leisure time he goes to Rajkumar’s house. There are many directors, singers and producers came. Then he acted in many small roles in the movies. Krishna acted in the films for about thirty years. He reached a thousand films as a supporting actor. Krishna was honored for his unique achievement in the function of Bhootayyana Mommaga Ayyu movie teaser launch which took place at Chamundesware studio of Bangalore.
acted in a lead role in this film, he told that Krishna helped him to perform in front of camera and Krishna is like a family member of him. During that time Krishna admired Puneeth Rajkumar and told that when Puneeth Rajkumar performed as a child artist, he was a speedy learner. Krishna acted with many great actors like Raj Kumar, Shivanna and so on.