Niranjan Kumar Shetty (also known as Niranjan Shetty) is an Indian actor in Kannada Film Industry. He is known to have a large fan following specifically in Bangalore, India. He completed his education by receiving a degree of Masters in Fine Arts. He studied Fine Arts at College of Fine Arts (Chitrakala Parishat) in Karnataka. Following his post-graduation, he started acting and since, he has been seen in Kannada TV soap operas and multiple movies. He also is the Managing Director of his self-initiated company Ranjan Communications. One of the serials in which Niranjan Shetty can be spotted as the male lead protagonist is “Laxmi Baramma”. The TV soap is a tale of friendship imbibed with the typical Indian television family drama. It is telecasted all through the week, except on Sundays. It is broadcasted on the evening prime time, that is, 7:30 pm on ETV Kannada. The show mainly revolves around a friendship that can rarely be seen in real life. Like any other Indian TV serial, the theme revolves around the female protagonist, Laxmi. Her friendship with her boss' daughter Shruti is the main statement. The male protagonist, Niranjan Shetty, enters the scenario when the girls plan on getting married.
Due to enormous caste and status differences, there is a lot of drama revolving around the wedding. Apart from this plot, a few enemies play the role of villains in the love story and do everything possible to stop it. Case No. 18/9 is a popular Kannada movie which stars Niranjan Shetty in the main role. Along with him, we can see
Sindhu Lokanath in the lead. This film is said to be the remake of the Tamil film “Vazhakku Enn 18/9”, in 2012. It is directed by
Mahesh Rao. Abhishek,
Rangayana Raghu and
Shweta Pandit can be seen in the supporting roles. Recently, the youth star - Niranjan Kumar Shetty was seen in a Tamil remake film. After ‘
Paipoti’, he started working on a movie which will be the remake of the flick “Sathuranga Vettai”. This Tamil movie was renamed as “Jagath Khiladi”. Niranjan and Rangayana Raghu will be played prominent roles. The movie is said to be directed by
Cinetech Soori. It revolves around the loopholes in the society and how people can use it for their maximum profit. The release of the film was delayed due to the protests by the Karnataka film fraternity opposing the verdict of the Supreme court in the controversial Cauvery dispute. The latest venture of the actor is ‘Rajaru’ which will be out soon.