Raj B Shetty is a famous Indian actor/director and screenwriter who works in the Kannada cinema. Raj directed/wrote and appeared in the 2017 movie Ondu Motteya Kathe. Raj started his career as a radio jockey at 92.7 Big FM in Mangalore. Raj then joined a theatre group and started writing plays. Along with theatre play, he also started directing short movies.
Once upon a time when he was preparing for a new short movie, he met director Suhan Prasad and told him a new short movie story to him. Suhan got impressed with his story and told Raj Shetty that, instead of doing it as a short movie, let's make it a big-screen movie, and also told that he would only produce it.
That's how the Ondu Motteya Kathe project initiated. After partnership with director
, the movie took a new shape and was released worldwide. Currently, Raj is doing a cab driver role in his upcoming new untitled movie which is being directed by debutant
. Raj Shetty was born in Mangalore, Karnataka.
He did his schooling from Bharathi English Medium School, Mangaluru and post-graduated from the School of Social Work Roshni Nilaya, Mangaluru. He worked as RJ (Radio jockey) in 92.7 Big FM for a few years.