A veteran actor, B. C. Patil has been a part of the Kannada film industry, for more than twenty years. Patil has not left any stone unturned. B. C. Patil was a police officer, who went on to become an Actor, and is currently a politician, in Karnataka. Patil has a bachelor degree in Arts, from a university in Karnataka. After graduating, he underwent police training in Mysore and became a police officer, in the year 1979.
He entered movies, in the year 1993, through the movie Nishkarsha, a thriller film that won him fame. He then starred in the flicks Mahakshatriya, Jaana, Kiladigalu, Curfew, Jai Hind, Kaurava, Hats Off India, Astra,
and a dozen more. Patil has appeared in more than twenty-five films. He recently acted in the movie Pungi Daasa, in the year 2014. The film was a comedy one, which is about the efforts out by a person to get back all the money, lent by his grandfather.
Patil has directed and written the screenplay for more than four movies, such as Shivappa Nayaka (2001), Hatthira Odeya (2002), Surya IPS (2003) and a few more. B. C. Patil has also ventured into direction and production. This versatile actor turned into a politician recently. He has been elected for the second time, as the Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA), of the Hirekerur Constituency. B. C. Patil is married happily with two children. He got married to Vanaja, and the names of the couple’s children are Sowmya and Srushti.