With the success of Raaj - The Showman and Raam, Puneet Rajkumar has become No. 1 Kannada actor in 2009. He is also the highest paid actor in Kannada film industry. He started his acting career as a child artiste and debuted with the movie Vasanth Geetha. As child actor, he has acted in 12 movies. He starred as a hero in the movie Appu. After this, there is no look back for him. He has won several state and national honours.
Currently, the heart-throb of Kannadiga girls has got two films such as Prithvi with Milana fame Parvathi Menon and Jackie with Bhavana. He has already completed the shooting of Prithvi and now he is busy with shooting of Duniya Suri's Jackie, which has already created lot of curiosity among his fans.
Besides this, he has been chosen to cheer the Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL, which is going on now. He has also been selected as the ambassador for 62th AKKA World Kannada Conference.
Oneindia wishes him Many Many happy returns of the day.