Raghavendra Hegde is an Indian film director and producer. Initially, he worked as a waiter and later became an auto driver. A passenger approached him, and that person inspired him until he became an apprentice editor for Shekhar Kapur’s biographical film,
Bandit Queen, in 1994.
He juggled working as a waiter and editor for some time. He has worked in Sketch Kannada cinema as a co-director and subsequently shifted to Mumbai to pursue his career. Hegde also worked with Jabbar and Marathi actor and producer, Dada Kondke.
Hegde is the founder of the production house, RH Entertainments that mainly engaged in Hindi television serials. His dream is to enter the Kannada cinema and direct a film there. This 2016, he directed and produced the Kannada film,
Jaggu Dada. The film stars Darshan in the lead role, opposite
Deeksha Seth as the female lead star.