Tharun is a prominent director, writer, and actor predominantly working in Kannada Cine Industry. He is the son of the yesteryear Kannada actor Sudhir and brother of the famous director
who also directs films in Kannada. He co-directed his first film Rambo in the year 2012 with the director M.S. Sreenath. While his first solo venture as a director was the film named Chowka released in the year 2017.
Chowka the film was a star-studded affair with start cast like
, Prem Kumar to name a few. Tharun's recent release include films like Tiger and Raambo 2. His upcoming movie in 2019 is Robert starring Darshan in the lead role.