Born in Bengaluru, Vijay Raghavendra is an Indian Actor, who mainly works in Kannada films. He began his life as a child star and eventually worked in profuse films as the male protagonist. In 2013, he won the first enlightenment of
(Kannada). He has been married to Spandana since 2007.
Raghavendra is the son of prominent Kannada movie theater producer, S. A. Chinne Gowda. The famous veteran Kannada entertainer, Dr. Rajkumar, is his uncle, and at variance, the famous actors relish
and Puneet Rajkumar to be his cousins. Vijay Raghavendra began his life as a scanty in the big screen movie, ‘Chalisuva Modagalu’ (1982), starring his uncle Rajkumar, and Ambika. His next movie, ‘Chinnari Mutha’, became a colossal success, and he became a household appoint in Karnataka. Later, he won a National Award for excellent child stand up comic for open for consideration in Kotreshi Kanasu, which was released two decades ago in 1994.
His sooner adult management as an actor was in ‘Ninagaagi’ (2002), a box office blockbuster, which brought him success in his willing role against the debutant, Radhika. He has acted in full movies since then. His memorable movies are Kallarali Hoovagi, ‘
’, and ‘
’. In 2013, Vijay was a cross country runner and topped in the much talked about the show, which was virtually the Kannada explanation of the reality show, Bigg Boss, in its alternative season. Vijay has been reportedly paid Rs. 5 million treasure money.
Later in that year, it was self-confessed that he had united hands mutually with other Bollywood and International celebrities in the Teach Aids initiative, a stand of the art concern to HIV restraint, developed at Stanford University. He started having a full plate on his alternately directorial opening, ‘
’, which is yet to release.
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Vijay Raghavendra is an Indian actor who mainly works in Kannada films. He started off as a child artist and won the hearts of many film critics for his performance as a child actor in the films, ‘Chinnari Mutha’ (1993) and ‘Kotreshi Kanasu’ (1994). He bagged the National Film Award for Best Child Artist for the latter.
His first lead role was in ‘Ninagagi’ (2002). By popular choice, he won the first season of Endemol India produced TV game show, Bigg Boss- the Kannada version of Celebrity Big Brother, in 2013. He was reportedly paid 5 million Indian rupees as prize money. Raghavendra is the son of the famous producer of Kannada cinema, S.A. Chinne Gowda.
He is also related to the actor and singer, Rajkumar, and is the cousin of the actors Shivarajkumar, and
. His brother, Sri Murali, is also an actor. Vijay was married to Spandana in 2007. They have a son named Shourya. Vijay has acted in a number of movies since then.
His mentionable movies include Kallarali Hoovagi, Rishi, Khushi, and Karanji. In 2011, his films ‘Vinayaka Geleyara Balaga’, and multi-starrer, ‘Kalla Malla Sulla’, earned favorable reviews. In 2012, he starred again in a multi-starrer comedy, ‘Snehitaru’, which received a mixed response at the box office.
His first adult role as an actor was in the film called ‘Ninagagi'. This box office blockbuster brought him huge success for his role against debutant actor, Radhika. This film was, in fact, a remake of a Telugu movie named ‘Nuvve Kavali’, which was also a super hit. Following this success, he signed two more movies in the same year, which, however, could not achieve success at the box office.
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Vijayaraghavendra is an Indian film actor, Film Director, Playback singer, Television anchor who works predominantly in Kannada film Industry. His other name is Chinnari Mutha. He has the Indian Nationality. Father of Vijay is producer S. A. Chinne Gowda. His father is also a veteran producer. S.A. Chinne Gowda has worked in the various projects as a producer. Vijay is the nephew of actor Rajkumar. He was born May 29 and in the year of 1979. He was born in Bengaluru. His spouse name is Spandana Raghavendra. His sibling is Sriimurali. His mother's name is Jayamma. He is engrossed in the film industry since 1982. Vijay and his spouse had married in the year 2007. They have one child. He did 40 plus TV shows and movies.
Vijaya did the films like Drama Juniors in the year 2016, Kismat in the year 2014, Sewanthi Sewanthi in the year 2006, Chinnari Mutha in the year 1993, Ninagagi in the year 2002, Kallarali Hoovagi in the year 2006, Kalla Malla Sulla in the year 2011, Ranatantra in the year 2014. Others ones are Khushi in the year 2003, Robbery At Bangkok, Gokula in the year 2009, Bhajarangi in the year 2013, Mass Leader in the year 2017, Chalisuva Modagalu in the year 1982, Mast Maja Mandi in the year 2008, Dance Karnataka Dance, Nam Yajamanru in the year 2009, Raja Loves Radhe in the year 2018, and many more. He also judges in the reality show Drama Juniors 3. Vijayaraghavendra is the winner of Bigg Boss Kannada 1 in the year 2013.
He did the direction in the movie Kismat in the year 2018. In 2016, he sang a song Akira: "Alisade Husiyagide." Recently he did three films back to back in line Raja Loves Radhe, Kismat, and Nimagagi. Raghavendra did Nanna Ninna Prema Kathe, Srikanta, Chowka,
Happy New Year
, Toss, Mass leader, Jani in the year 2017. He has won the Best Actor award in the Karnataka State Film Award for Shivayogi Sri Puttayyajja in the year 2016, Chella Pilli and Bhajarangi in the year 2013. He did the role of Puttaraj Gawai. In the year 2012, he did a single project Snehitrau. Vijayaraghawendra did a charitable project TeachAIDS with some Bollywood and international celebrities. On the date of 26 August 2007, he had married Spandana. She is the daughter of Assistant Commissioner of Police, B. K. Shivaram.