Love stories have never lost popularity in the Sandalwood cinema industry over the years. The audiences and directors can't seem to get enough of classic love stories. Our very own stars, who make the audience drool with their passionate on-screen chemistry, bring those heartbreaking yet lovable storylines to the big screen. We examine some of the most popular on-screen couples, albeit nothing may compare to the romances of the golden age.
1. Anant Nag And Lakshmi
One of the top on-screen couples in the Kannada cinema industry is
and Lakshmi. Their husband-and-wife performance has a realistic vibe thanks to their sparkly connection. They became among the most incredible on-screen couples in Sandalwood thanks to their performance in the horror film "Naa Ninaa Bidalaare," in which Lakshmi fights to protect her husband Ananth from a ghost. They appeared in a variety of films, including "Olavu Moodidaga," "Bidugadeya Bedi," "Chandanada Gombe," and others.
More than their on-screen pairing, Yash and Radhika Pandit are well-known for their off-screen union. However, their love story started on the movie sets. The couple collaborated for the first time on the film "Moginna Manasu," which was a fair hit but not as well-known as their true-life romance. Later, the couple produced several hugely successful films, including "Mr and Mrs Ramachari," "Drama," and "Santhu Straight Forward."
3. Darshan And Rakshita
Despite working on four films together, Darshan and Rakshitha's pairing quickly became well-liked by the general public. People were drawn to them more for their on-screen chemistry in funny sequences than for their romance. Suntaragaali is believed to have the pair's most pleasurable performances out of their four flicks.
4. Diganth And Aindrita
Everyone adores the cutest duo in Sandalwood, Diganth, and
. Aindrita and Digantha made the perfect on-screen couple, and their films became huge successes. They began working together as actors in the film "
" and went on to star in more successful films like "
," and others.
5. Dr. Vishnuvardhan And Suhasini
The on-screen chemistry between Dr Vishnuvardhan and Suhasini, who first worked together on the film "Suprabhatha," and who went on to produce numerous mega-hits like "Bandhana," "Himapatha," "Maathaad Maathaadu Mallige," and others, won over many fans. Their best film together was "Bandhana," and fans still adore the song "Nurondu Nenapu" from it.
6. Sreenath And Manjula
Together, the two of them have starred in 42 films. They appeared in a few of the films as supporting roles, and in some of them, they weren't paired against one another, but the films in which they were did well for the producers. Besuge and Neerikshe are two of their favourite films.
7. Sunil And Malashri
Both Sunil and Malashri provided a number of films before the untimely death of Sunil, thanks to which they quickly established themselves as a successful marriage. Many people think they gave the screen some newness. The makers are still looking for the perfect coupling—a couple who looked adorable, interacted well, and fit the parts. Mana Mechhide Sose, Belli Kalangura, and Sindhoora Tilaka worked together on this project.
8. Dr Rajkumar And Leelavathi
Dr Rajkumar and Leelavathi are the most well-known couple in the Kannada cinema business. One of those era's major hits was their debut film, Dashavathara, which helped their couple become a successful jodi. They appeared in a number of films that went on to become hits, including "Karuneye Kutumbada Kannu," "Premamayi," "Thumbida Koda," and "Jeevana Tharanga." Every time the on-screen couple is paired in a movie, a sizable fan base swarms the theatres. Even though fans would have enjoyed it, there was also talk of Dr Rajkumar and Leelavathi dating off-screen. However, these rumours have yet to materialise.
9. Dr Rajkumar And Jayaprada
An evergreen couple in the Kannada film industry is this couple. They've appeared in numerous films, such as "Shabdaavedi," "Kavirathna Kalidasa," and "Huli Haalina Mevu." In Sandalwood, these films are revered as milestones. Several hearts have been won by these two's incredible performances.
The well-known actors only appeared in "Andar Bahar" as a group, but they did an excellent job, particularly in the romantic and emotional parts. They are regarded as a beautiful romantic couple because they attracted a large audience to this film.