It’s Yash’s birthday today. He is one of the most popular Kannada Actors across India. This happened because of KGF which made him a Pan Indian Star. The teaser dropped yesterday as a treat for his fans on his birthday and is already breaking records as one of the most viewed Kannada teaser. His look in the film and the music has already given goosebumps to the audience.
Let’s look at 8 facts about him.
1. His real name is Naveen Kumar Gowda.
2. His film debut was in Mogina Manasu in 2008. He won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for this film.
3. His heroine in his debut film was Radhika Pandit who became his future wife.
4. He began his acting career with the teleserial Nanda Gokula which was telecast on ETV Kannada.
5. His first commercial hit was Modalasala in 2010.
6. Radhika Pandit and Yash have acted in 4 films together. They got married after their 3rd film. They have a daughter named Ayra and son named Yatharv.
7. KGF Chapter 1 is the most expensive Kannada film till date and has grossed 250 crores.
8. He appeared in the music video titled Spirit of Chennai which was directed by Actor Vikram.