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Kannada actor-director Kashinath passes away

Kannada actor-director Kashinath passes away Kannada actor-director Kashinath passes away
Hannah Rogers | 18 January, 2018, 13:57

Veteran Kannada actor, director and producer Kashinath passed away on Thursday at Sri Shankara Hospital in Bengaluru.

Kashinath has over 40 films to his credit and has also bankrolled more than ten Kannada films. He had also made a mark in the Telugu film industry.

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah condoled death of Kashinath and stated that his death has created a vacum in the film industry. His son Abhimanyu Kashinath is also an actor in Kannada film industry.

Kashinath hailed from Kundapur in Udupi district. He marked his directorial debut with Aparoopada Athitigalu and is known for films like Aparachita, Anubhava, Ajagajantha, Hendathi Endhari Haygirabeku, Chapalachennigaraaya, Manmatharaja among others.

He went on to direct 16 movies of varied genres, which were all very successful at the box-office.

Noted actor Upendra, music director-actor V Manohar, director Sunil Kumar Desai worked under him. The films in which he acted as hero like "Avale Nanna Hendthi" and "Hendthi Andre Hyagirabeku" were received well by the audiences. This movie which touched upon the prevalent social issue of dowry burning was a big hit. "Shocking to Know Kashinath Sir is no More".

Twitterati is mourning the demise of Kashinath who breathed his last this morning.

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