Puneeth Rajkumar : Age, Height, Career, Movies, Net Worth

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He was a famous South Indian actor. Now he is no longer among us. He was born on 17 March 1975 in Chennai. His nickname was Appu. He was an actor, singer, film producer. His height was 5.9 feet, 1.75 metres. He is 175 centimetres tall. His weight was 70 kilograms, 155 pounds. He died on 29 October 2021 at Vikram Hospital, Bengaluru due to heart attack.

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He studied only till 3rd class and after that he left school. After this he did a Diploma in Computer Science. He did this Diploma from Mysuru University.

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About Career

His father was a masoor actor, due to which he also had to come into films. His father gave a position to the Kannada industry which no one else could. Statues of his father have been built at many places in Karnataka. People considered him a god. His father dedicated his entire life to giving Karnataka a separate identity. His eyes were donated after the death of his father. Puneet Rajkumar followed his same thinking. He dedicated his entire life for the people of Kannada. He made his debut as a child artist with Premada Kanike film 1976. He gave 12 consecutive superhits. Gave films after which people started knowing them. People did not like him because of his complexion. But he showed that he is a good-hearted and down-to-earth person. He used to donate all the money he earned by singing. He said that God You have given me such a good voice, it should be used for a noble cause. Like his father, he had also donated his eyes. He died on 29 October 2021 at Vikram Hospital, Bengaluru due to heart attack. He left this world at the age of 46. Hardly anyone will be as great as him. He also gave these donations to many old age homes, schools, religious places and sports events. During the time of Covid, he donated Rs 50 lakh to Karnataka CM Fund and Rs 1.5 crore to PM Fund. He was a longtime actor who wanted to improve relations between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.

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Family Members

His father’s name was Late Rajkumar and mother’s name was Late Parvathama Rajkumar. His father was an actor. His mother was a film producer and distributor. He has two brothers, Shiva Rajkumar and Raghavendra Rajkumar. Shiva Bhai is an actor and singer. Raghavendra Bhai Film He is a producer and actor. He has two sisters, Lakshmi and Purnima. He married Ashwini Revanth on 1 November 1999. He has two daughters, Drithi and Vandita.

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Movie Name

(1976) Premada Kanike, (1977) Sanaadi Appanna, (1978) Thayige Thakka Maga, (1980) Vasantha Geetha, (1981) Bhoomige Banda Bhagavantha, Bhagyavantha, (1982) Hosa Belaku, Chalisuva Modagalu, (1983) Bhakta Prahlada, Eradu Nakshatragalu, (1984) Yarivanu, (1985) Bettada Hoovu, (1988) Shiva Mecchinda Kannappa, (1989) Parashuram, (2002) Appu, (2003) Abhi, (2004) Veera Kannadiga, Maurya, (2005) Aakash, Namma Basava, (2006) Ajay, (2007) Arasu, Milana, (2008) Bindaas, Vamshi, (2009) Raaj – The Showman, Raam, (2010) Prithvi, Jackie, (2011) Hudugaru, Paramathma, (2012) Anna Bond, Yaare Koogadali, Ninnindale, Power***, (2015) Mythri, Rana Vikrama, (2016) Chakravyuha, Doddmane Hudga, (2017) Raajakumara, Anjani Putra, (2018) Humble Politician Nograj, (2019) Natasaarvabhowma, Padde Huli, (2020) Mayabazar 2016, (2021) Yuvarathnaa, (2022) James, Lucky Man, Gandhada Gudi.

Award List

National Film Awards India, South Filmfare Awards, Karnataka State Film Awards, South Indian International Movie Awards, Suvarna Film Awards, TSR- TV9 National Film Awards.

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Net Worth

His total net worth is around Rs 183 crore. He used to earn through ads, sponsorship, brand ambassador and working in films.

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