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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