Jayram Karthik is a well known TV and Kannada film actor who was born on May 1st .He resides in Bangalore. Though he started o his career in Kannada movies he slowly veered towards television later. The actor with his rugged good looks started his career as a model and has an engineering degree.
Jayram made his film debut in 2011 in the Sudeep starrer
. He played the role of Vaikunta which gave him visibility in the Kannada industry. He went on to act in other films like Vishnuvardhana, Eega, and Varadanayaka. Eega was another movie which made him noted along with Sudeep. Though it was a dubbed version of the Telugu movie it enjoyed success in Karnataka because of its lead actor Sudeep. He mainly played villain roles in these movies.
The actor was supposed to play the romantic lead role in D Rajendra Babu’s KuchiKoo KuchiKoo but the sudden demise of the director resulted in the shooting coming to a standstill. The actor then busied himself acting in television and character roles in Kannada movies.
In 2013, he acted in
which made him a popular figure among Kannada television audience. His two worded dialogue Hai Hendti became a famous catch phrase and won him a lot of female fans. In this he played the role of Superstar J.K alias Jay Krishna. This role made him popular among the masses more than his movie roles.
He then bagged the role of a bad cop in the sequel of Care of Footpath 2 and has played the lead role in
. The actor is also part of the Celebrity Cricket league playing for Karnataka under Sudeep who is the captain of the team.