Pawan Kumar is a Kannada film and TV director, actor and screen writer. He was born on 29th October 1982 in bengalaru. He began his career with the movie ‘Lifeu’ and later worked in ‘Isntene’ for which he wrote the script and contributed in terms of acting and direction also. Followed by this, another release, ‘lucia’, in the year 2013 made him the favourite of many.
In the initial days of his career during 1998, Pawan worked in the theatre. He attended various workshops to polish his skills and ultimately became very confident and courageous to take bold steps in his career. He was the associate director with Yograj bhat.
Kumar also made many short films. He was a finalist in Indian young achiever 2006. In the industry, he is known as that candle which illuminates the path of the young talent entering this glamour world. He holds film workshop to support young film makers. You can contact him through social sites and he avails you with all his experience, talking of how to make career in the film industry.
As an actor he has worked in block buster movies like ‘Mr. Garagasa, circus, manasaare’ etc and has written the scripts of the movies like ‘Manasaare and panchrangi’.
He was applauded for his commendable work with awards like Best actor tespo 2002, best creative direction for times play fest, audience award at 4th London Indian film festival for the movie ‘lucia’, and film fare best director kannada for the same. His upcoming project is c10H14N2.
The actor closely links theatre and films, considering both as the equally important art forms.
In 2004 he founded an English theatre company and has produced more than 70 public shows in his theatre production.
Mallika Prasad Kannada Actress

Mallika Prasad

Mallika Prasad is an actor, director and theatre professional from Bangalore, India. She does theatre, films and television in English, Hindi and Kannada languages. Her first role was in a school play dressed as a devil with Dracula fangs and a cape in high heels. Since then, she has done many plays in her 19 years of theatre and other forms of acting. She has been doing her latest solo theater performance called Hidden in Plain Sight for a while now, which premiered at Goldsmiths College in London in 2012, where Mallika studied Performance Making. This performance has been co-written and co-directed by Mallika with Ram Ganesh Kamatham. Hidden in Plain Sight infuses physical vocabulary of Kalaripayatu, which she picked up in Pondicherry at a workshop, British Sarah Kane’s text 4.48 Psychosis and Mallika’s earlier work with actor Khalid Tyabji. Her act is specific to the experiences of women in 30’s in Bangalore, according to her. It also continues her and Kamatham’s exploration of new and urban Bangalore. Mallika started her film career with the National Award winning Kannada film, Kanoora Heggedathi in a lead role directed by the great Girish Karnad. In 2002, she did the title role in NachiketPatwardhan’s Devi Ahilya Bai. She went on to play the female lead and wrote dialogues for Doosra in 2005, directed by Anand Subramanian. She has written and directed many documentary films on AIDS awareness, for an NGO and many more. Hertelevision experiences include lead in Kanoor Ki Thackurain which was telecasted on Doordarshan, lead roles in Gupthagaamini and Mussanjaya Katha Prasanga for ETV Kannada and as Associate Director and Production Controller for award winning series Garva for ETV Kannada

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Guruprasad

Guruprasad is a prominent film actor, writer and director in the Kannada film industry. Guruprasad is a scientist in the Hindustan Lever but he chose to follow his passion and enter the film industry. He is now known as a director who depicts realistic story line in his films. He started his career in the year 2006 as a director in the Cult Hit Kannada film Mata, from which he also made a cameo appearance. This was followed by his next film entitled Eddelu Manjunatha. Both films earned rave reviews and got nominated for many award categories. Eddelu Manjunatha gained him the Best Director Award at the 57th Filmfare Awards South and the Best Screenplay Award at the Karnataka State Film Awards. In year 2013, Guruprasad made a cameo appearance and directed the satire comedy film, Director’s Special, which marks the debut of the Kannada actor, Dhananjay. The film took three years in the making and was completed in 2011 but it took him almost a year to complete the song of the film and it was completed in 2012. This became controversial because of the long delay of the release of the film. The director made ads in many newspapers citing the different release dates of the films. In year 2014, he helmed the film Eradane Sala. Guruprasad also acted in films like Mylari in 2010, Kal Manja and Hudugaru in 2011, Whistle in 2013 and Karodpathi in 2014. He became a jury in the dance reality show Thaka Dhimi Tha Dancing Star on ETV Kannada in 2014 and in the second season of Suvarna TV Kannada’s Putani Pantru in 2015. He also hosted Zee Kannada’s Life Super Guru and joined the reality show, Bigg Boss Kannada 2 in 2014. His entry to the house became controversial as he was unable to get along with other contenders. Recently, he was seen as a judge in the dance reality show for children entitled Puttani Pantru on Asianet Suvarna. He also started his very own school called Guruprasad’s Institute of Script Writing and Film Direction, who aims to teach script writing and direction to any aspiring individual. Guruprasad doesn’t call himself a filmmaker, but a frustrated film audience, who is watching average films for 25 long years. That’s why he decided to pursue his passion on becoming a director and through his films he can show what type of films the audience wants to see.

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Guruprasad Kannada Actor