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Indian Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time  

Rajwant Dhaliwal
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The bright and colorful culture of India lends itself well to the big screen. Kannada film is just one reflection of this and there are many Kannada actors and Kannada heroes in these movies. This Kannada actors list includes some of the most famous actors in Sandalwood. From the most heroic Kannada actors to the highest paid actors in Kannada, there are many of the greatest Kannada actors on this list. These Kannada celbs represent some of the most famous Kannada stars and now you can pick your favorites.

With over 100 films produced each year, Kannada film is a huge industry, with many of these movies being released internationally as well. Based in Bengaluru, the Kannada film world is full of talented actors, many among the top ranked people on this Kannada actors list.

Who are the best actors in the cinema of Karnataka? Vote up your favorite Kannada actors below so all Kannada film fans will know who the top Kannada actors are.

1
5,847 1,542
Vishnuvardhan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Vishnuvardhan Sri Raghavendrar, The Terrorist, Kauravar

2
4,600 1,357
Shankar Nag is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Shankar Nag Utsav, Accident, Geetha

3
3,433 1,627
Upendra is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Upendra Salute, Super (Symbol), A

4
4,901 2,416
Puneeth Rajkumar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Puneeth Rajkumar Milana, Jackie, Appu

5
3,878 1,914
Rajkumar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Rajkumar Bhookailas, Kaviratna Kalidasa, Mayura

6
4,157 2,101
Sudeep is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Sudeep Phoonk 2, Rakhta Charitra 2, Eega

7
1,951 997
Anant Nag is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Anant Nag Yuva, The Seedling, Nishant

8
1,717 935
Ramesh Aravind is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Ramesh Aravind Sathi Leelavathi, Panchathantiram, Rhythm

9
3,772 2,146
Darshan Thoogudeep is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Darshan Jothe Jotheyali, Saarathi, Gaja

10
1,799 1,000
Prakash Raj is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Prakash Raj Bombay, Saguni, Aarya

11
2,085 1,194
V. Ravichandran is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
V. Ravichandran Pammal K. Sambandam, Kanden Kadhalai, Chikku Bukku

12
1,180 652
Lokesh is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Lokesh Sakkarakatti

13
3,313 1,954
Yash is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Yash Kazhcha

14
1,546 1,072
Ambareesh is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Ambareesh Zehreela Insaan, Sri Manjunatha, Garuda Dhwaja

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15
1,959 1,406
Shivrajkumar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Shivrajkumar Nammoora Mandara Hoove, Satya in Love, Lakshmi

16
1,383 1,012
Ganesh is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Ganesh Chintakayala Ravi, Mungaru Male, Amrithadhare

17
835 606
Srinath is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Srinath Thoovanathumbikal, Ullam Ketkumae, Baazi

18
901 690
Prabhakar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Prabhakar Ji, Chennai 600028, Azhagarsamys Horse

19
907 697
Jaggesh is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Jaggesh Rani Maharani, Ranadheera, Yuddha Kaanda

20
817 640
Diganth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Diganth Mungaru Male, Jolly Boy, E-Preeti

21
538 469
Sharan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Sharan Aishwarya

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22
627 569
Murali is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Murali Poove Unakkaga, Aanandham, Baana Kaathadi

23
935 877
Vijay is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Vijay Thuppakki, Nanban, Pokkiri

24
707 830
Girish Karnad is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Girish Karnad Hey Ram, Dor, Mugamoodi

25
493 595
Prem is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Prem Pyar Ki Jeet

26
409 505
Sunil Raoh is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Sunil Raoh Freaky Chakra, Excuse Me, Vicente Ferrer

27
377 519
Tilak is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Tilak Mallepuvvu

28
321 485
Sridhar is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Sridhar Satyam, Rama O Rama, 2010 Bhagyaraj

29
741 1,102
Raghavendra Rajkumar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Raghavendra Rajkumar Nanjundi Kalyana, Gajapathi Garvabhanga, Aasegobba Meesegobba

30
264 502
Hemant Kumar is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Kannada: Top 25 Actors of All Time
Hemant Kumar Virgin Goat