Date of death: 25-12-2000

The birth name of Dheerendra Gopal was Haasan, and he is a very popular Kannada actor. He got married to Sunandamma, and he passed away on 25th December 2000 in Davanagere of Karnataka state. He is a big star of the Kannada film industry, and he worked as a comedian and villain. He is best regarded for his supporting characters, and he is pretty known for his flawless dialogues that made a real sense.

Gubbi Veeranna was the one who saw his potential in the first place. Dheerendra Gopal was signed in the company of Gubbi Veeranna, who was impressed by his mono-acting. Naagarahaavu was the first movie in which Dheerendra Gopal acted, and it made a difference in the box office collection. He turned up as a villain actor who did performance-based roles. He made a huge fan base for him and got felicitated by the critics. He performed in more than one hundred and eighty films, and all were sure shot hits.

His passion towards cinema was so huge that it got clearly reflected in his acting in the movies. He got huge inclination towards theatre that he acted in more than hundred plays that were quite famous. He won the hearts of the viewers with his characters in plays like Mudukana Maduve and Tippu Sultan.

He had a lot of fan followers who adored his acting. He acted in six movies namely Naagarahaavu in the year 1972, Paduvarahalli Pandavaru in the year 1978, Sahasa Simha in the year 1982, Gajapathi Garvabhanga in the year 1989, Annaiah in the year 1993, Gadibidi Ganda in the year 1993, and a couple more movies namely Anjali Geethanjali, and Nannavalu Nannavalu. He had won a couple of prestigious awards namely Karnataka’s drama academy, and Rajyotsava award. He was a well-established actor who was passed away on account of jaundice.


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