Born on November 25 in Karnataka, Mayur Patel is a well-known actor and director in South Indian film industry. Mayur’s father, Madan Patel is a politician and director, and his mother, Rekha Patel is a homemaker. Madan Patel was earlier a part of BJP but then later joined the Congress party. Mayur also has a sister - Chinmayi Patel, who is married to Samrat Sundareshan since 2014.

Mayur embarked his acting career with the Kannada movie, Andhra Hendthi. He played a minor role in this film. After this flick, Mayur started getting film offers and got finalized for the flick, ‘ Mani Bio coming soon... >> Read More... ’. Mani released in the year 2003, and Mayur had a prominent role in it. This film received many state awards also. After this film, he starred in the movies like ‘Gunna’, Love Story ‘Love Story’ was a series that was telecast on SAB >> Read More... and ‘Udees’.

Love Story revolved around the story of a couple who faced certain difficulties as their parents were against their wedding. This film was produced by Madan Patel and was an adaptation of the movie, Ek Dooje Ke Liye. Mayur played Ram, who falls for a girl. Love Story bombed at the box-office. In Gunna, Mayur portrayed the character of Shambhu and was cast opposite Chaitra Hellikari. Udees narrated the story of a student who became a gangster because of some problems in his life. Mayur essayed the character of Sathya, who wanted to be a singer but ended up becoming a criminal. Udess failed to impress the audience.

Mayur went ahead to work in movies like ‘Student’, Ninade Nenapu, Hetthavara Kanasu, ‘Muniya’, and ‘Hunja’. Ninade Nenapu was a romantic movie which featured Mayur in a pivotal role. Mayur essayed Vijay in this film. In Hetthavara Kanasu, he was cast opposite ‘ Radhika Radhika also was known as Razia is a Malayalam fil >> Read More... ’. Muniya was also a good film in which he played the character of Muniya. While shooting for this movie, Mayur received some injuries and couldn’t act in any of the films for the next two years.

He made a comeback with the movie, ‘ Passenger Click to look into! >> Read More... ’, in the year 2012. According to ‘Roopesh’, this film was about a traveler who falls for a woman while on a bus journey. Mayur and ‘ Archana Archana is a South Indian actress who is well know >> Read More... ’ played prominent roles in this romantic flick.

Mayur then participated in the reality TV program, Bigg Boss Kannada (Season 2). This show went on air on Asianet Suvarna, but Mayur didn’t win the show. He tied the knot with ‘ Kavya Serial story coming soon... >> Read More... ’, who is the child of N Shiva Swamy on November 29, 2015. Mayur also worked in the crime flick, ‘Slum’ in the year 2013 where he essayed Lucky.

Arjun Kapikad Kannada Actor

Arjun Kapikad

He was born on February 2, 1990, to Devadas Kapikad and Sharmila Kapikad. His father is a director, actor, and writer in the Tulu cinema. Arjun was born and brought up and educated in Mangalore. He completed his MBA from SDM College in Mangalore. He has featured in various Kannada and Tulu films since 2012. His debut was in the Tulu film called Telikeda Bolli in 2012. For this performance, he received the Red FM Tulu Film Award 2014 in the best actor category. Telikeda Bolli was produced by Central Cinemas, with the specific producers being Sharmila Kapikad and Sudhir Kamath. Arjun’s father, Devdas Kapikad wrote the script for the movie and direction was done by P H Vishwanath. The leads of the film were Arjun Kapikad and Ashrita Shetty. Also starring in the movie were Naveen D Padil, Aravind Bolar, Devadas Kapikad, Gopinath Bhat, Karnoor Mohan Rai and Bhojaraj Vamanjoor. His second film was Rang (Colour) which released in 2014. He received the Tulu Cinemotsava Award in 2015 for Rang under the best actor category as per public choice. The story of the movie is that there are two friends who enroll in an engineering college. The setting is in Mangalore, and the protagonist (Arjun) is suffering from mental illness due to a troubled and a dark past. The other actors in the movie are Devadas Kapikad, Deekshitha Acharya, Naveen D Padil, Bhojaraj Vamanjoor, Gopinath Bhat and also doing a guest appearance is comedian Johnny Lever. The movie is produced by the production house, Kateeleshwari Combines. Arjun also received the Tulu Cinemotsava Award in 2015 under the category of the best emerging actor. Following this success, he has done three Tulu films in 2015: Oriyan Thoonda Oriyagapuji, Dhand and Chandi Kori. He has done one Kannada film in 2016, Madhura Swapna.

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Suraj Gowda

Suraj Gowda is a famous model turned Indian actor of Kannada origin. He is born to M. A. Prakash (commutes from the US) and Surekha V (A professor at a college). Suraj is popularly known as “Mysore Boy” and none of his family members belongs to the film industry. He has attended JSS Public School and has done graduation from Vishwarya Technological University with specialization in computer engineering. He is very handsome and having a height of 5 inches 10 cm. Suraj has worked as a Brand Ambassador for Tourism Coorg, Century Grande group of hotels, and Prashanth’s Photography. Before joining film industry, he has participated in many reality shows and contest, appeared in many advertisements of different languages and have done several ramp-walks. He has said that his interest in acting is more as compared to doing any corporate job. In the year 2009, he won the contest of “Mr. Mysore.” Again in 2011, Suraj participated and won a reality show Paradeshadalli Paradata telecasted in Zee Kannada. After the gap of two years (2013), he took part in a contest Mr. Karnataka and won it. The winning of a reality show in 2009, sparks his interest to choose to act as a career. Suraj made his acting debut with an art movie Yenanthiya. He acted as a lead role in this film. Suraj has also appeared as a lead in a music video album Ninade Baduku. Later, Gowda got many offers because of his role in Yenanthiya. His other movies are Kahi (Boiled Beans production), Maduveya Mamatheya Kareyole, and many more. Kahi story has based on the realities of urban life in Bangalore, and he has paired opposite of Khusi, who has done a few Tamil movies. This film has directed by Arvind Shastry. His favorite actors in Bollywood are Shahrukh Khan, Kajol and in Sandalwood: Punneth Rajkumar and Ramya. These actors are not his role model; just they are favorites. Currently, Suraj is working in a Hindi film Adventure. Gowda is Better Known for his role in Yenanthiya, a Kannada art film and as Mr. Mysore.

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Suraj Gowda Kannada Actor