Jadalathimmanahalli Krishnappa Srinivasa Murthy Aka Srinivasa Murthy was born in Kolar in the state of Mysore. He is a known Kannada actor and television director. He is now at the age of 67 and living in Chikkaballapura in Karnataka. He is excellent for his work as a director and has directed many television series in Kannada. He has appeared in supporting roles in many Kannada films. He entered film industry in 1977. He started his career as a stage artist. He performed in professional and amateur theaters.
His wife name is Pushpa. He has 4 children and his elder son
is a Kannada actor. Santhoora Naag and Yogithaa Naag are his daughters. His youngest son is
. He is also an actor. His Daughter Santhoora Naag is deceased. Srinivasa Murthy is versatile actor played many smart roles in acting. He has sculptured a slot in historical and emotional roles. He twice won the best supporting actor from the Karnataka state film award. He started his career as a director in his debut serial Anna Basavannan in 2001. He also starred as a lead character Basava. His debut movie was Hemavati which was directed by Siddhalingaiah. It is a love story between a higher caste girl and a lower cast boy. He was applauded for his acting by the Kannada film fans and is invited to the Kannada film industry. Soon he started producing films with his friend
. He directed and produced the children film Devaru Makkalu which won the Best Children Film for the Karnataka State Government.
He has acted in more than 300 Kannada films including Guru Shishyaru, Keralida Simha,
, Gilli and lots more. He acted and directed Kannada television series like
. It is aired in ETV Kannada. He played the role Raja Bhoja in the serial Kaviratna Kalidasa. The serial also starred Kannada actor Rajkumar. The two actors shared huge success. His recent movie is Tyson. Though He didn’t get many hero roles. But he accepted all the supporting roles offered.
He was remembered for his acting in Mane Mane Ramayana, Guru shishyaru, Kaviratna Kalidasa. He always offered and showed extreme gracefulness in all his acting. Before entering the film industry, he worked under the survey department in Karnataka. Srinivasa was praised by Rajkumar. Srinivasa is an excellent actor who does all his work with passion and devotion.