Yash alias Naveen Kumar Gowda is a popular star of Kannada movies. He was born on January 8th in the year 1986 in Bhuvana Halli, Hassan part of Karnataka. He now resides in Bangalore.
The actor began his acting career with theater plays. He was part of the Benaka drama troupe started by B.V.Karanth.
The actor then made his foray into television serials and debuted in
Nanda Gokula on ETV. He then went on to act in a number of serials like Uttarayana, Malebillu, Preethi Illada Mele and Shiva. He became noted for his performance in Preethi Illada Mele.
His performances and good looks beckoned him to tinsel town and Yash made his film debut in 2007 in the movie Jambada Hudugi. He was in a supporting role. But in his second movie Moggina Manasu he played the lead role opposite
Radhika Pandit. There was no turning back for Yash from thereon and he went on to give many hit movies like Modalasala, Kirataka, Drama, Googly, Raja Huli and Gaja Kesari.
Yash aged 28, has won many awards for his performances notably the Filmfare award for Best Supporting Actor in 2008 for Moggina Manasu and Best Actor in 2012 for Drama. Yash is another success story of television actors, who aims to become a successful movie star.
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Yash is also called as Naveen Kumar Gowda also known was born on 8 January 1986 in Bhuvanahalli, Hassan, Karnataka, India to Arun and Pushpa Kumar. His father was in Bmtc transport service. Yash did his school from Mahajana high school, Mysore and then joined the Benaka drama troupe that was created by dramatist BV Karanth. This Indian film actor first appeared in theater plays and television serials before coming into the film line. Ash started his career with the serial Nanda Gokula, which came on ETV Kannada.
He appeared in other serials also like Shiva,
Male Billu, Uttarayana, etc. He was well known for his acting skills and looks and soon the big industry players thought of him as a future superstar.
Priya Hassan gave him the chance to enter the film industry by giving him a small role in her movie Jambhada Hudugi. As the movie was a huge hit, he started getting roles in many other films such as Moggina Manasu(2008), Rocky(2008), Kallara Santhe(2009), Gokula(2009), Rajadhani(2011), Lucky(2012), Chandra(2013), etc. Gowda was seen in Modalasala, which was his first commercial solo hit. In 2012, he had two big releases namely Lucky and Jaanu, which received mixed results and as a result became average grosser at the box office.
Raja Huli, which was released on 1 November 2013 and directed by Guru desponded, was a big success.
His movie Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari was released on 25 December 2014 and collected approximately 50 cores. Naveen won many awards like Filmfare Awards south for best supporting actor (Moggina Manasu), Filmfare awards south for best actor (Mr and Mrs Ramachari), and SIIMA awards for best actor (Mr and Mrs Ramachari) He was also nominated for the best actor award for movies like Drama, Googly in
Filmfare Awards South and SIIMA awards.