Rakshit Shetty was brought into the world on 6th June,1983 in Udupi, Karnataka , India,. He is a Indian film on-screen actor , director, film producer and film screenwriter, well-known for his dedication in Kannada cinema.
In reality, he is an electronics and telecommunication engineer, but gave up his engineering career for his film industry career. One of South India's leading filmmakers and actors, Rakshit Shetty is one of the few people who listen to their hearts and follow their passion.
Nam Areal Ondina was his first film in 2010 as an actor and was a great movie. But after the Basic Agi Ondh Love Story, a romantic comedy published in 2013, Rakshit earned stardom.
The success followed him and he won the Karnataka State Awards as debut director award and South Filmfare best director with the release of Ulidavaru Kandanthe.The film was created as a cultural icon and has an entertaining and enduring fan base as well. The Kannada audience recognizes this as one of the best movies in history.
Rakshit then went on to acting in 2015's Vastu Prakaara and then Godhi Banna Sadharna Mykattu in 2016, which was a great success. The movie got nominated for Best Story at Karnataka State Awards as well as Best Lyrist at IIFA Utsavam. His latest success was the Kirik Party, which won him best lyrist and best actor at IIFA Utsavam.
He has set new trend in the film industry, according to the Karnataka newspapers. Rakshit is very superstitious and believes in numerology and lucky mascots. He has a "Book of Dreams" according to which everything in the book is real, but there are only two pages in the novel.
Awards & Honours:
He received 6 awards and 2 nominations in the leading award ceremonies over the last three years. He has labelled his presence in the media and world through his astonishing acting and directing abilities as a Indian film industry star.