Rocking Star Yash : Hero of the KGF: Chapter 1


Rocking Star Yash is the highest paid actor of Kannada film Industry (Sandalwood).

Yash’s real name is Naveen Kumar Gowda. He got famous by his stage name ‘Yash’.

Personal Life Of Yash

He was born on 8 January 1986 in a village of Hassam district in Karnataka.

His father Arun Kumar J. used to work in the KSRTC Transport and later he joined BMTC service as a driver.

Yash’s mother Pushpa, is a homemaker and he has a younger sister Nandani.

He spent his childhood in Mysore and studied in Maharaja Education Society.

After the success of the movie “Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari “.

Yash married Radhika Pandit on 9 December 2016 in Bangalore.

The pair have a daughter named Arya and Son named Yatharv.

Family of Rocking Star Yash

Dawn of the Rocking Star Yash :-

After finishing his studies he joined the Benaka Drama Troupe formed by B.V. Karanth.  

Yash started his acting career with a tv serial Nanda Gokula directed by Ashok Kashyap and was aired on ETV Kannada.   

Yash made his debut in movies with “Moggina Manasu” as an supporting actor.

His outstanding performance received admiration.

As a result, he won the Filmfare Award for supporting Actor. 

He starred in the movie Googly, a romance drama movie in 2013, which later became one of the highest grossing movies in Sandalwood. 

His movie ‘Gajakesari’ in 2014 also became successful at the box office.

Reaching the peak of Popularity:-

He became one of the highest paid actors in Sandalwood after starring in the movie ’Mr. And Mrs. Ramachari’, which became one of the most successful movies in Sandalwood.

Yash became a nation wide hero when he starred in the movie KGF: Chapter 1, released in 2018 which was also the highest production budget movie in the Sandalwood and also the highest grossing movie in Sandalwood after collecting over 250 crore rupees at the box office.

In 2022, a sequel of movie KGF: Chapter 2 will be released on 14 April 2022

It is the most awaited movie in India in 2022. 

Prashanth Neel is the writer-diretor of the film.

Vijay Kirgandur is the producer of the film.

Watch the trailer of KGF: Chapter 2

It is a multistarrer movie with many stars like Yash, Srinidhi Shetty, Sanjay Dutt, Raveena Tandon and Prakash Raj.