Successful stars of Sandalwood are now into producing movies. Yes, the successful stars of Kannada film industry are gradually turning producers for movies, gradually realizing their dream of minting money, although it seems much of a gamble.
Actors of Kannada film industry like, Upendra, Puneeth Rajkumar, Darshan Thoogudeep, Sudeep and a few other prominent stars who rule the screens have now turned producers, funding films under their home banner.
While some of them have produced various movies under their home banner, a few others have produced their own films and have seen success. The rest have decided to fund different kinds of movies at their expense.
So, which are the actors who come under this list? Scroll down to take a look..
Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar
Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar had recently begun his own production house. He has decided to produce an upcoming movie, Kavalu Daari, a Hemanth M Rao directorial.
Real Star Upendra
Upendra too, has his own production house, Upendra Productions. Under his banner, he has produced Uppi 2.
Challenging Star Darshan
Darshan Thoogudeep has his own production house, Thoogudeepa Productions, which has been in this field for a decent amount of time. Navagraha and Bulbul are a few films that have been released under the banner, Thoogudeepa Productions.
Kichcha Sudeep too, had become a producer long back. With Kichcha Creations, he has produced many movies and is currently producing a tele-serial, Vaarasdaara.
Golden Star Ganesh
Golden Star Ganesh has his own production house in the name of Golden Movies and has produced a few films.
Simple Star Rakshit Shetty
Rakshit Shetty made his debut as a producer with his latest outing, Kirik Party.
Ajay Rao & Sathish Ninasam
Actors Ajay Rao and Sathish Ninasam have already turned producers as they have produced their own films. While Ajay Rao has produced Krishna Leela, Sathish has produced his movie, Rocket.