Yash is a famous Indian Film Actor and Singer who mainly works in Kannada film Industry. He was born on Wednesday, 8 Jan 1986 to Arun Kumar and his wife Pushpa. His father Arun Kumar worked in the BMTC (KSRTC) transport service as a driver, and his mother, Pushpa Latha, is a homemaker. He has a younger sister, Nandini.
After finishing his studies, Yash joined at Benaka Theater, Established by Babukodi Venkataramana Karanth (B. V. Karanth), and learned formal acting skills. Before entering the films, Yash did several stage shows and TV serials.
During the Nanda Gokula serial shoot, Yash meets Radhika Pandit, where they fell for each other after being friends for a long time. They got engaged in Goa on 12 August 2016. They married on 9 December 2016 in a private ceremony in Bangalore and the reception took place on 10 Dec for the film fraternity. Later, Yash had openly invited everyone from Karnataka for their reception on 11 Dec at Bangalore Palace.
Yash started his acting career with Nanda Gokula serial, by Ashok Kashyap, which aired on ETV Kannada. He next acted in Moggina Manasu in 2008, where he appeared in a supporting role, “Rahul”. He also won Best Supporting actor – Filmfare Award, for his performance in the film.
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Later, Yash appeared in lead characters in the films Rocky (2008), Kallara Santhe (2009), Gokula (2009). In 2010, He acted in the “Modalasala” movie, the film was also a box office success and it marks his first commercial solo hit.
Next, he appeared in several hit movies like Rajadhani (2011), Kirataka (2011), Lucky (2012), Jaanu (2012), Drama (2012), Googly (2013), and Raja Huli (2013).
In 2014, he had two major releases, first one, the Gajakesari movie, directed by Krisha, and the film became commercially successful at the box office.
The second movie, Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari released on 25 December 2014, Radhika Pandit is the female lead, the film opened to positive reviews and talk. The film went The film collected around 50 cr gross at the box office and become one of the highest-grossing Kannada cinema. With Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari’s box office success, Yash becomes one of the highest-paid actors in Sandalwood.
Yash next appeared in Masterpiece (2015) and Santhu Straight Forward (2016) and both films performed well at the box office by collecting more than ₹ 30 crores.
In 2018, Yash acted in Prashanth Neel’s Sensational Movie “K.G.F: Chapter 1”, The film emerged as the Highest Grossing Film in the Kannada industry, collecting over 250 crores. In 2022, KGF Chapter 2 was released and became a sensational blockbuster hit at the box office by collecting more than 1200 crores.
All Wiki Biography:
|Real Name||Naveen Kumar Gowda|
|Profession (s)||Actor, Singer, & Model.|
Kannada: Jambada Hudugi (2007)
|Date of Birth||8 Jan 1986|
|Birthplace||Bhuvanahalli, Hassan District, Karnataka, India.|
|Hometown||Bangalore, Karnataka, India.|
|School||SBRR Mahajana High School|
|College||Mahajana Education Society (MES)|
Physical Stats & More:
|Height||180 cm (in centimeters)|
1.80 m (in meters)
5’11” (in feet inches)
|Weight||70 kg (in kilograms)|
154 Ibs (in pounds)
|Body Measurements||Chest: 42 inches|
Waist: 32 inches
Biceps: 16 inches
|Parents||Father: Arun Kumar|
Mother: Pushpa Latha
|Marriage Date||9 Dec 2016|
|Children||Son: Yatharv (born on 30 Oct 2019)|
Daughter: Arya (born on 2 Dec 2018)