Like every year, the year 2012 has been a mixed year for Kannada film industry. The Sandalwood has seen many ups and downs in the year. However, the number of movies made in the industry has come down so as the remakes.
Sandalwood stars have tried to do different kind of roles and attempted experimental characters. Be it Darshan's historical role of Sangolli Rayanna in Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna or Vijay's realistic role of Chandappa in Bheema Theeradalli, the audience welcomed the change and appreciated the efforts.
Also Choose Your Best Kannada Film of 2012
Also Choose Your Best Kannada Actress of 2012
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Among A-list actors, Upendra had highest number of releases in 2012. While his Aarakshaka tanked at the Box Office, his Katari Veera Surasundarangi became a huge hit, Godfather did average business and Kalpana worked well with a section of audience. Komal and Sharan turned heroes with Govindaya Namaha and Rambo.
However, Kiccha Sudeep did not have a single release in the year but his Telugu film Eega became a big hit in entire South India. Now, let us see who is the best actor of 2012. Audience can choose the best actor by voting for the actor. Follow the slideshow to see the list and the poll is in the last slide.