Sandalwood Actors Turned Directors

    There are many actors cum directors who has worked for the growth of Kannada film industry. We have Dwarakish, Pawan Kumar, Rakshit Shetty, Ravichandran and others who have shined as actors as well as directors. We here by, bring the best actors turned out to become the most successful directors in the industry.

    1. Dwarakish

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    Popular Movies

    Ayushman Bhava, Chowka, Aatagara


    Dwarakesh is a popular Kannada producer and comedy actor. Dwarakesh started his production company; "Dwarakesh Chitra" in 1969. His first ...

    2. Shankar Nag

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    Shankar Nagarkatte popularly known as Shankar Nag was a popular actor and director of Kannada cinema. He also directed and acted in the teleserial, Malgudi ...

    3. Ravichandran

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    Actor/Lyricst/Music Director/Director/Producer/Singer


    V. Ravichandran is an actor, director, producer, music director, and lyricist in the Kannada film industry. He is the son of film producer N.Veeraswamy. As ...

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