Puneet, youngest son of late Dr. Rajkumar, entered the film industry as a child artist. He acted in 7 films and won the National Award for the best child artist for Bettada Hoovu in 1985. He made a comeback to films as a hero through Appu in 2002. Puneet is the only actor who has so far managed to give 11 consecutive hit movies successfully running for 100+ days. He is one of the most bankable stars in Sandalwood and the rumour is that his current remuneration is more than 2 crores per movie.
Puneet's last release Vamshi is all set to complete 100 days and he has just completed the shooting of Raj- The Showman.