The young evolving actor-director Rakshit Shetty says, he loves to act in negative roles. He is one among the talented directors in Sandalwood. An engineer leaving his job and taking up direction because of his passion is a fact to be appreciated.
Before he started his journey in film industry, Rakshit was
working in a private company an as engineer. His hardwork and
passion for movies and short films has made him a successful
director now, in Kannada film industry.
Although he is a new comer his movie Ulidavaru Kandanthe(As
Seen By The Rest)was admired by the eminent people of
Sandalwood. His fans were shocked to see him in an arrogant
gangster role in Ulidavaru Kandanthe, on contrast to the
romantic role he played in Simple Agi Ondh Love
In a short span, this hero is popular as any other heros in
Sandalwood. His fan following count is increasing day by day.
Rakshit Shetty is acting in the upcoming movie Vaastu
Prakaara directed by Yograj Bhat. After, Richie's role in
Ulidavaru Kandanthe, his fans will definitely like his
crook role in Vaastu Prakara.
When asked about what kind of roles he wants to act, Rakshit
Shetty said, " I am attracted to negative characters. I want to
play a range of negative emotions, like being mean, like Riche's
role in Ulidavaru Kandante. I would also love to play Salman Khan's
character in Dabangg, Tom Hanks in Terminal or the sophisticated
villain that Leonardo Di Caprio played in Django
There are speculations that Rakshit Shetty is directing a movie
titled Thugs of Malgudi starring Sudeep which will portray Sudeep in a
Let's wait for the movie to go on the floors soon.