For those who are not aware , the real name of the KGF actor Yash is Naveen Kumar Gowda. He is an Indian film entertainer who works in Kannada film industry. Yash made his element film debut with Moggina Manasu playing opposite to his spouse Radhika. The film was a triumph and procured him the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor.
He turned out to be the top pick of the crowd by his performance in KGF as it ended up being a mega blockbuster. In the league of some heartthrob actors from South industry , Yash proved to be a wanna be actor. It was his 34th birthday on 8th January and we have bring some of the lesser known facts about the star.
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# 1 Hails From a humble Background
Yash hails from a small town in Hassan area of Karnataka. He was born in the lower middle-class family, with his dad working as a transport driver in KSRTC transport administration. In the wake of finishing his schooling in Mysore, Yash moved to Bengaluru to seek after his acting dreams and before long joined the mainstream Benaka theater company framed by famous writer BV Karanth. In one of his meetings, Yash quoted that his dad keeps filling in as a transport driver even today and that is the thing that keeps him grounded.
During the pre-release event of KGF, SS Rajamouli said, “I was amazed after knowing that Yash is the son of a bus driver. I’m told that his father works as a bus driver even today. To me, Yash’s father is the real star more than the actor.”
#2 Started His Career As A TV Actor
Prior trying his hands into cinema, Yash started his career with TV sequential Nanda Gokula followed by a few additional shows. Initially , he played supporting roles, prior to turning into a superstar, and his first significant break came as an appearance in 2007 Kannada film Jambada Hudugi.
# 3 Hitched To Radhika Pandit
Yash is hitched to entertainer Radhika Pandit and the couple additionally has two children. They met each other unexpectedly on the sets of the tele series Nanda Gokula. Both Yash and Radhika have established Yasho Marga Foundation which works for the BPL. The couple has likewise contributed Rs 4 crore towards the rebuilding of the lakes in Koppal region.
# 4 Highest Paid Kannada Actor
Yash has collected a huge fan base across the spots and has become on to get one of the most generously compensated Kannada entertainers. Following the marvelous accomplishment of KGF, which is one of the expensive Kannada film, Yash is supposed to draw a compensation of Rs 15 crore for every project.
# 5 First Kannada Actor With A Rs 200 Crore Film
Yash turned into the main Kannada entertainer to enlist Rs 200 crore grosser movies. Meanwhile , KGF 2 is scheduled for the release and audience is curious and waiting for the sequel in desperation.
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