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Darshan Thoogudeep Biography: Wife, Height, Family, Age, Movies & More

    Darshan Thoogudeep Biography, an actor who has a large fan following in Kannada Movie industry. Here, I am going to share with you the list of his movies, personal life, achievements and many more.

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    Who is Darshan Thoogudeep?

    Darshan Thoogudeep is a natural Kollywood actor. His real name goes like this, Hemanth Kumar. He is given the name of Challenging star and born on 16th in the month of February and in the year 1977 and his zodiac sign is Aquarius.

    Darshan Thoogudeep Biography

    Recently He just turned 43 years old . He was born in Ponnampet, Kodagu, Karnataka, India. Darshan Thoogudeep likes to dance in his free time.

    NameDarshan Thoogudeep
    Date of birth16-02-1977
    Age43 years
    Height6 feet 3 inches-in feet
    inches 191cm- in centimetres
    1.91m- in meters
    Weight85kg- in kilograms 187lbs-in pounds
    Birth PlacePonnampet, Kodagu, Karnataka India
    Mother TongueKannada
    ProfessionActor, Producer and distributor
    SchoolNot known
    CollegeNinasam, theatre training institute, Shimoga
    Education QualificationActing
    Zodiac SignAquarius
    Eye ColorBrown
    Hair ColorBlack

    Darshan Thoogudeep Before Getting Into the Industry

    Darshan Thoogudeep was born in Ponnampet, Kodagu, Karnataka, India. But now, he is settled in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

    He completed his schooling till 12th class in a high school in Karnataka state. Darshan Thoogudeep has gone to a training institute Ninasam, Shimoga. He was interested in doing films. He finished his education in Mysore.

    Darshan Thoogudeep Biography

    For a long time, he did a projectionist job after graduation. Later, he worked as an assistant cameraman under B.C. Gowrishankar. Consequently, he started fetching movie opportunities.

    He did a supporting role in Mahabharata and then in films like Devara Maga(2000), Ellara Mane Dosenoo(2000), Makkalu(2000) and Mr Harishchandra(2001). But he didn’t gain any recognition.

    Later, he was offered to play a role of the main lead character in the movie Majestic directed by P.N. Satya which was released in 2001. It was his debut movie in Kannada.

    He has also done a Tamil film. Now, he has a huge fan following across Karnataka state.

    Favourite ColourGrey and Brown
    Favourite ActorNot known
    Favourite thingNot known
    Favourite ActressNot known
    Favourite FoodNot known
    Favourite destinationSwitzerland
    Favourite directorNot known

    Darshan Thoogudeep’s Complete Movie List

    Just scroll down to see the list of the films Darshan Thoogudeep has done!

    He has done around 27 films as of now. Two of his films were a super hit and he has received many awards for them, Saarathi and Krantiveera Sangoli Rayanna

    Darshan Thoogudeep Biography
    • Majestic
    • Kariya
    • Daasa
    • Bhagavan
    • Kalasipalya
    • Ayya
    • Shastri
    • Swamy
    • Mandya
    • Suntaragaali
    • Bhoopathi
    • Gaja
    • Indra
    • Navagraha
    • Yodha
    • Porki
    • Saarathi
    • Chingari
    • Krantiveera Sangoli Rayanna
    • Bulbul
    • Mr.Airavata
    • Jaggu Dada
    • Chakravarthy
    • Tara
    • Kurukshetra
    • Yajamana
    • Odeya

    Darshan Thoogudeep Achievements and Awards

    Filmfare Awards South

    Saarathi- best actor

    Krantiveera Sangoli Rayanna-best actor

    Bangalore Times Film Awards

    Krantiveera Sangoli Rayanna-best actor

    TV9 Awards

    Darshan Thoogudeep in an event

    Saarathi- best actor

    Suvarna Film Awards

    Krantiveera Sangoli Rayanna-best actor

    Saarathi-Favourite hero

    Karnataka State Film Awards

    Krantiveera Sangoli Rayanna-best actor

    Zee Kannada Innovative Film Awards

    Onida Style Icon -2010

    Darshan Thoogudeep’s Upcoming Movies

    Currently, Darshan Thoogudeep has four movies lined up for release.

    Ø Inspector Viktam, directed by Narasimha, will be released this year on 27th of May, 2020.

    Ø Robert, directed by Tarun Sudhir should be released on 24th of April, 2020. But the movie date will be postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

    Ø Raja Veera Madakari Nayaka,

    Ø is directed by S.V. Rajendra Singh Babu releasing on 15th of July, 2020.

    Ø Aaspota, directed by Amr Ramesh will release on 5th August, 2020.

    Darshan Thoogudeep’s Personal life

    Darshan Thoogudeep’s Family details are here below:-

    Darshan Thoogudeep family
    FatherThoogudeepa Srinivas
    BrotherDinakar Thoogudeep
    WifeVijaya Lakshmi
    SiblingsDinakar Thoogudeep Divya

    Darshan Thoogudeep was born to Thoogudeep Srinivas and Dinakar Thoogudeep. Darshan’s father is also one of the topmost actors of Kollywood industry. Sadly, his father passed away very soon. while his brother is a director, screenwriter and producer.

    ü Relationship Status: marriedDarshan Thoogudeep married Meena in the year 2000.

    ü Religion: Hindu

    Income of Darshan Thoogudeep

    Ø Salary: 4-6 crores per film

    Ø Net worth: $12 million

    Social Media Profiles

    Darshan Thoogudeep has a good number of followers on social media accounts and his following is increasing at a slow pace day by day.




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