Ramkumar belongs to the Kannada film industry. He started off his acting career with Avesta; an action movie in 1990 along with Shankar Nag Shankar Nag, most influential and talented Kannada >> Read More... , Geetha, and Bhavya. His debut film proved to be a great success. Till 2013, he has almost acted in over 40 Kannada movies. In the year 2006, he got himself introduced in the field of Production with the film Pandavaru. And in the same movie, he did act too. Ramkumar’s father is Shrinagar Nagaraj, a well-known personality who had produced the movie Pushpaka Vimana Click to look into! >> Read More... (1988). He was a great movie freak since childhood. He got married in the year 2006 to Poornima, who is the younger daughter of the most renowned actor of Kannada cinema – Rajkumar. After his debut movie, the war film Muthina Haara which was directed by Rajendra Singh Babu S. V. Rajendra Singh Babu is an acclaimed screenwr >> Read More... was followed. In this, he played the part of Vishnuvardhan, and he gets defeated in the war. This flick turned out to be a great hit in the Kannada cinema. Initially, he used to act supportive roles. In 1993, he came opposite a newcomer Shweta in the film Gejje Naada. He received many appreciations for his performance.

Just like success doesn’t stay with a person forever, Ramkumar also had to face failures at the box-office in 1994, in Poorna Sathya; a story of B. C. Patil. But the years of 1995 and 1996 proved to be a milestone in his career releasing many successful films like Kavya, Thayi Illada Thavaru, Thavarina Throttle and Gaya. Snehaloka & Habba are also his good movies. But when in continuity, there wasn’t a good response from the critics and the public regarding this work and acting career, he opted to start off with the Production in 2006 with the movie Pandavaru; that could reach out to grab an average level of income for his startup work. Ramkumar was one of the favorites of the Kannada public. He accepted that it was this land that gave his so much of love and recognition. That is why he never felt the need or requirement of switching off to some other language or style.

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Ramkumar is an actor, producer, and director who presently works in Kannada films. He made his debut in Peraala’s film in 1990 called Aavesha. He also portrayed a role in the movie Muthina Haara in 1990. He was born to Shringar Nagaraj Shringar Nagaraj, originally Gangolli Ramashet Nag >> Read More... who himself is a famous producer and actor and is known to produce the movie Pushpaka Vimana in 1987 which starred Amala and Kamal Hassan. Ram Kumar Bio coming soon... >> Read More... was brought up among the people from the industry. He made his debut in the film AAvesha in 1990 where he co-starred with Geetha, Bhavya, and Shankar Nag. His leading lady was Shivaranjini, who was also a newcomer. The movie was a success at the theatres and gained a lot of appreciation. The closely following war film Muthina Haara released which was directed by Rajendra Singh and was a blockbuster.

The movie went on to set milestones for Kanna film industry. In 1993, his project Gejje Naada released which had him in a lead role opposite a debutant Shwetha. His performance got high praises. Then, came a devotional venture based on the life of Sri Saibaba called Bhagwaan Sri Saibaba which hit theatres in the year 1993. In 1994, came Poorna Sathya which did not get a good response at the box office. In the years 1995 and 1996, he acted in and was part of various films, but most of them were flops and not appreciated by the audience. A handful of the movies including Thayi Illada Thavaru, Gaaya, Kavya and Thavarina Thottilu gained success. In 1999 he worked in Snehaloka and Habba which were multi-starred and pretty successful, but the films that followed failed to impress audiences at the box office.

Ram Kumar converted to a producer. In 2006 his film Pandavaru hit the theatre, the name of the film based on wife’s name. Pandavaru was a remake of the Hindi film Hulchul and had many proficient actors cast in it, yet proved to be only average at the box office. Over the years he also acted in a handful of Tamil ventures like Manasara Vazhthunggalen in 1991 and Government Mappillai in 1992. His other films in the 2000’s are Gaajina Mane in 2000, Ellara Mane Dosenu and Aunty Preethse in 2001. He made a brief appearance in the film Kushalave Kshemave in 2003. In 2004 came Saagari and Abhinandane released in 2005. He was also part of Navashakti Vaibhava in 2008, Jodi no. 1 in 2009, Sri Naga Shakthi in 2011 and Sri Kshetra Adichunchanagiri in 2013.

S. P. Varadappa

S.P.Varadappa famous as Varadappa was a well-known actor and producer in the Kannada film industry. The actor was born in 1935 in Karnataka, India. He was the brother of actor Rajkumar and Sharadamma. Unfortunately, the talented star met a sad demise at the age of 71. Career: Varadappa was a born actor as acting skills were inherent in him. He was the son of a theater artist. He began acting at a very young age. He took part in drama troupe along with his family members. Then he began to work as a child artist in films. Movies such as ‘Makaranda’ and ‘Krishnaleela’ proved that he was blessed with talents. When he grew up, he enacted in ‘Satishakti’ by ‘Late Kanagal Prabhakar Sastry’ and ‘Sarvagnamoorthy(1965)'. In ‘Dharma Vijaya (1959)’ he acted alongside his brother ‘Rajkumar’. The movie was directed by N. Jagannath. He became a producer after that. ’Bhootayyana Maga Ayyu’ was one of the successful films produced by him. It was released in 1974 and earned a lot of appreciation. Actor ‘Vishnuvardhan’ was the main lead. The film was awarded two state awards also. Varadappa produced many films along with his friend ‘Chandulal Jain’. Both of them received praise for their notable contribution to Kannada industry. In 1977, Varadappa produced ‘Hemavathi’ under the production company ‘Jain Comines’. The movie was based on the novel of ‘Late Gorur Ramaswamy’ and starred ‘Udaykumar’ as the lead hero. He was again assisted by his friend Chandulal and the film was directed by ‘Siddalingaiah.’ Varadappa is known for his support and encouragement he provided to his elder brother, Rajkumar. Rajkumar played the lead in the movie ‘Bedara Kannappa’. The movie was an output of ‘Gubbi Productions’ and both Vardappa and Rajkumar were its part. The film was honored with National Award for its unique story and an amazing performance by actors. Rajkumar evolved as a successful actor henceforth. It was evident that .aradappa played a great role in the upliftment of his brother and made him emerge as a superstar. After this, he settled in Chennai. Accomplishments: Singanalluru Puttaswamayya Vardaraju is notable film industrialist, and his contributions are worth praise. He is still believed to be an inseparable part of Kannada cinema. To regard theater actors, an award named S.P.Vardaraju awards has been formulated. Vardappa is regarded as the man who changed Kannada cinema.

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S. P. Varadappa Kannada Actor