Raghavendra Rajkumar

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Raghavendra Rajkumar
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Raghavendra in 2010
Born (1965-08-15) 15 August 1965 (age 55)
Madras, Madras State (now in Tamil Nadu), India
OccupationActor, singer, film producer
Years active1974–present
Spouse(s)Mangala
Children Vinay Rajkumar, Yuva Rajkumar
Parent(s) Rajkumar (father)
Parvathamma (mother)
RelativesSee Rajkumar family

Raghavendra Rajkumar is an Indian film producer and former actor in Kannada cinema. He is also a singer and sings in some of his movies. He is the second son of actor Rajkumar and film producer Parvathamma. He made his film debut as a lead actor in Chiranjeevi Sudhakar (1988) before appearing the hugely successful 1989 film Nanjundi Kalyana . He has since produced three films under Sri Vajreshwari Combines. His son Vinay Rajkumar is an actor. [1] He was admitted to Singapore in 2013 due to stroke. He is currently undergoing physiotherapy treatment. Six years later, when he went to act in a lead role in the movie. Ammana Mane , the Prime Minister of Singapore heard about it and watched the movie. [2] His 25th movie is Aadisidaata including two movies as child artist and excluding one movie in guest appearance.

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Filmography

As actor

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YearFilmRole(s)NotesRef.
1974 Sri Srinivasa Kalyana Child Actor
1975 Daari Tappida Maga KittyChild Actor
1988 Chiranjeevi Sudhakar SudhakarDebut movie
1989 Nanjundi Kalyana Raghuchandra
Gajapathi Garvabhanga Kishore
1990 Aasegobba Meesegobba RaghuCameo appearance
Anukoolakkobba Ganda Brahmachari
1991Kalyana MantapaShankara
1992Bharjari GanduGopi
1993Anuraagada AlegaluPriyadarshan
Navibbaru NamagibbaruChandruDual role
1994Sagara DeepaKumar
1995Aata HudugaataRaj
Ibbara Naduve Muddina Aata
1996Srimathi KalyanaAnand
Geluvina SaradaaraSeethapathi
SutradharaRavindra
1997ShivaranjaniShiva
1998 Swasthik Guru
1999 Tuvvi Tuvvi Tuvvi Kumar
2004Pakkadmane HudugiBalu
2019 Ammana Mane Rajeeva Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actor [3]
Thrayambakam Shiva Rudraiah
2021RajathanthraCaptain Rajaram
Pogaru Telugu-Kannada bilingual film [4]
AadisidaathaDagger-14-plain.pngTBAFilming

As singer

YearFilmSong(s)Composer(s)Notes
1989Nanjundi Kalyana"Nijava Nudiyale", "Hosa Premadalli" Upendra Kumar
1990Gajapathi GarvabhangaAll songs except Jataka KudureUpendra Kumar
1990Anukoolakkobba GandaAll songsUpendra Kumar
1991Kalyana MantapaAll songs except Ombathu OmbathuUpendra Kumar
2019Ammana ManeAll songsSameer Kulakarani

As producer

FilmNotes
1987 Shruthi Seridaaga
2010 Jackie
2012 Anna Bond
2012 Yaare Koogadali

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