Puneeth Rajkumar started off his career as a child actor. He acted in films where his father ‘
Rajkumar’ played the lead roles. He is the youngest son of Rajkumar. He has won the award for best child artist for the movie ‘Bettada Hoovu”.
Kannada actor Harish, started off as a child artiste. As a child actor, he was the only male who acted in Kannada, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam films. At the age of 15, Harish played the lead role in a movie. He won the best child actor state award for the film ‘Andhra Kesari’.
Master Anand is now an actor, comedian and director. He began his acting career age at a tender age. He has acted as a child artist in many movies like ‘Kindarijogi’, etc. As he was a kid, people attached the prefix “Master” to his name. Till today people acknowledge him by this name. He won the award for the Best Child Artist at the state level for movies such as ‘Gauri Ganesha’ and ‘Thayi Illada Thavaru’.
Malashri, who used to be called the “dream girl,” began her career as a child artist. She mostly used to play the role of a boy child. As a child, she wanted to dress up like
Amitabh Bachchan and, was a big fan of his. Today we see her playing strong characters like “Kiran Bedi.”
Nithya Menen started her career as a child artist when she was only ten years old. She first acted in an Indian English Movie “The Monkey Who Knew Too Much”. She had worked with actors like ‘
Mohanlal’ when she was just 17 years old. She wanted to become a film writer. But, not everything that you plan happens, right?
Srinagar Kitty, who is now a well known Kannada film actor, began working at a young age. He acted in a lot of Kannada TV shows such as ‘Doddamane’, ‘Malanadina Chitragalu’, , etc., as a kid. He also acted in stage shows such as Kappe Bhavi, Kaadu, etc.
Vijay Raghavendra, a Kannada actor and winner of the game show “
Bigg Boss”, started his career as a child artist. He got a lot of praises for his performance in the movie “Chinnari Mutha” and “Kotreshi Kanasu”. He also won the National Award when he was a kid.
Amulya began her career in acting in the early 2000s when she was still just a kid. She acted in the movie ‘Parva’, in which Vishnuvardhan played the lead role. Her other movies where she played the role of a child are ‘Laali Haadu’, ‘
Chandu’, ‘Maharaaja’, etc.
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Shamili began her career when she was only 2 years old. She also won the National award for the Best Child Artist for the movie “
Anjali”. In Kannada, she has acted in films like ‘Dakshayini’, ‘Kadambari’, ‘Hoovu Naanu’, etc. She won the State Film Award for Best Child Artist for the Kannada movie “
Arjun Sarja initially worked as a child artist. He acted in a movie named ‘Simhada Mari Sainya’, which is a film every kid would love to watch. He has also acted in many other Kannada, Tamil and Telugu movies.