Yash Aka Naveen Kumar Gowda got his fame in Bollywood from his movie KGF for his role Rocky,coming from a small town he always wanted to be an actor, but his parents were against of it,having said that he has worked in lot of Kannada movies and known for his superb acting skills.Yash left a remarks from his first movie Jambhada Hudugi in 2007 directed by Priya Hassan.He is married to his childhood friend Radhika Pandit who is also an actor let us know KGF Yash(Kannada actor) Aka Naveen Kumar Gowda Biography,Movies,Marriage,Images :-

Age,Born,Study and Parents of Yash:-

  • Naveen Kumar Gowda aka Yash was born on 8 January 1986 (33 years) in Bhuvanahalli.
  • His father name is Arun Kumar J. who was a bus driver in KSRTC transport service a government employee and his mother name is Pushpa,a Homemaker.
  • He also has a younger sister named Nandini.
  • Completed schooling in Mysore from Maharaja High School.

Career :-

Since his school days,he was into acting,when other kids answers as Astronaut,doctor
or Pilot,Yash answers that he wants to be a HERO and had a faith in himself that one day
he would make it.
But reality didn’t hit him hard until he ran away from his home for Bangalore,to make his career in film
Industry and then he realized how difficult it is to survive but didn’t turn back.

He started working as a assistant director and did appear in many TV serials,such as
Malebillu and Preeti Illada Mele.The first Tv serial he appeared in was 2004 “Uttarayana” which aired on Udaya Tv.

KGF Yash(Kannada actor) Aka Naveen Kumar Gowda Biography,Movies,Marriage,Images

Moggina Manasu which was his second film earned him Filmfare award for Best Supporting Actor.
In 2008 Rocky he first time appeared in lead role after that he didn’t look back.

Kallara Santhe (2009), Gokula (2009),Kirataka,Modasala,Drama,Googly,Raja Huli,Masterpiece are the list
of movies he has been part of.

Googly and Gajakesari was the movie which got him appreciation from the critics Mr and Mrs Ramachari
was his one of highest earning movie for him which earned 50 crores.

Some Lesser Known/Interesting Facts about Yash :-

  • Since childhood he used to participate in dance competition and cultural activities.
  • Kolar Gold Fields is full form of KGF initially they wanted to make this movie in Kannada only but later released in 5 languages.
  • He worked as a background actor,his parents didn’t want him to go for acting.
  • Joined as an Assistant Director for a movie called “Stop” which also got stopped after 2-3 days he said funnily while giving interview to Komal Nahta.
  • There was a time when he used to sleep at Bengaluru Bust Stop and healmost thought of quitting acting and return to his hometown to manage his grocery business.
  • Not many people know his real name is Naveen Kumar Gowda.
  • He has been rated as one of the highest paid actor in Kannada movies.
  • His favorite song is “Jotheyali Jothe Jotheyali” of Shankar Nag and composed by Ilaya Raja.
  • The tune of this song was also used in movie “Cheeni Kum” with song Jaane Do Na.
  • As much as he enjoys acting,he also loves spending time with his family.
  • Youtube is the app he swears by and uses the most.
  • Everyone is fan of Shahrukh Khan and his humor and Yash is also someone who agrees
    on this and considers him as his inspiration.
  • He wants to work with Nawazuddin Siddiqui as he feels he is a wonderful actor.
  • Alia Bhatt is his favorite actress from Bollywood.

Personal Life and Marriage with Radhika Pandit :-

He is married to Radhika Pandit in 9th dec. 2016 who is also an actress his childhood friend
and he also has a daughter born on 2nd December 2018 during the time of KGF.

Cars he owns :-

Audi Q7 worth 1 crore and Range Rover worth 80 Lakhs.

Height,Weight and Hobbies :-
  • Height is 5ft 11inch and Weight 75 kg.
  • Eye Color Brown and Hair Color is Black.
  • Zodiac is Capricorn.
  • Traveling,Playing Cricket,Gyming,Cycling,Reading and Singing are his hobbies.
Upcoming Project/Movie :-

Recently he has released the poster of KGF 2 which has Sanjay Dutt playing the character of Adheera which will release in 2020.

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