Challenging Star Darshan celebrates his 38th birthday today. Born as Darshan Thoogudeep to the veteran actor Thogogudeep Srinivas, he made his debut through Majestic(2001), a movie with the theme of rowdyism, which set a new trend in Sandalwood. Later, his Kariya, directed by Jogi Prem gave him huge success and thus, Darshan became popular as Challenging Star Darshan for his challenging roles played in movies.
After making good news through his last release Ambareesha in 2014, Darshan will now come as Airavata in 2015. Also, the actor's yet another movie 'Jaggu Dada' is being launched today, Feb 16 as a memorable birthday gift from the filmmakers.
Yunus Sajawal who wrote scrpit for Shah Rukh's Chennai Express is all set to write scrpit for Darshan's Jaggu Dada. According to the reports, Darshan will be playing a don role in the movie which includes all commercial elements for mass audience.
Darshan is not just apt for a hero, but he has also played a role of negative shades, in Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna for which he has received huge appreciations from his fans across the world. In 2013, Darshan received the Best Actor trophy from Filmfare for his best roles in Bulbul and Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna, which also happen to be blockbuster movies in his career.
Well, his fans are eagerly waiting for his movies to release in 2015. Let this 2015, bring you more happiness and success. Once again, a very happy birthday to Challenging Star Darshan.
Check out few interesting and rare pictures of Darshan in the slideshow
Dinakar Thoogudeep, Mother Thoogudeep Meena And Darshan
In pics, Darshan with his brother Dinakar and his lovely mother Meena Thoogudeep at the success meet of Bulbul. Apart from being an actor, Darshan portrays himself as a perfect son and a best brother.
Darshan With Wife Vijaylakshmi And Son Vineesh
The Challenging Star married Vijaylakshmi in 2000 and they have a cute son Vineesh Thoogudeep. Darshan, enjoys being with his son Vineesh and the actor spends more quality time with his family.
Friends Forever: Darshan And Sudeep
It is friendship which comes first to actors Darshan and Sudeep. Even though, these two actors hold a pretty good competition onscreen, they carry best and good understanding friendship with eachother. The pic reveals their care and love for eachother.
Challenging Star With Crazy Star Ravichandran
Darshan with Ravichandran in an discussion. The Challenging Star has shared his onscreen space with veteran actors like Vishnuvardhan and Amabarish. Will, Ravichandran sign Darshan in his upcoming movie?
Let's wait fot that perfect visual treat.
Sharing A Perfect Brotherhood With Dinakar Thoogudeep
Darshan and Dinakar share an understanding, caring and loving brotherhood. These popular figures of Sandalwood are just not brothers, but can be referred as best pals. However, if Darshan is a established hero, his brother Dinakar is a director, script writer and a producer in Kannada film industry.
Darshan With Actor Ambarish In Bulbul
In pics, Darshan and Ambarish from the movie Bulbul. The veteran actor, Ambarish popularly known as Mandyada Gandu played father of Darshan in Bulbul which became one of the reason for the movie to become a blockbuster. Darshan and Ambarish were apt for father-son in Bulbul, the official remake of Prabha's Mirchi.
Darshan: An Animal Lover
Darshan is an animal lover, he runs his own zoo privately in east of Mysore, Karnataka. Whenever in his freetime, the actor visits his zoo and spends quality time with his besties(animals).
Darshan In A Ethnic Costume
The multi-talented actor suits for any role. In pics, Darshan in a ethic costume of Kannada custom. He is not only apt for his heroism role in movies, but aslo famous to portray the negative shades. One such role in, Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna still remains as a benchmark in Darshan's career.
Darshan In Navagraha
As father, as son. Darshan is the son of Thoogudeep Srinivas who is still in the limelight for his negative characters played in the movies. Meanwhile, whatever role is it Darshan gives his best performance in movies.
A Happy Father; Dashan
In pics, Darshan with his wife Vijaylakshmi at his son Vineesh's naming ceremony celebrations. On his 38th birthday, we wish Challenging Star a very happy birthday and best wishes for his upcoming movies Jaggu Dada and Airavata.