Kannada film industry has numerous talented actors, who enjoy a massive following among the audience. While a few stars are already doing pan-India films, a few others are on a mission to attract other language audiences also. Now, we bring you the list of the top 5 Sandalwood stars with the largest fan base.
Most Fan Following Kannada Hero’s in Sandalwood
Shot to fame with the 2008 film, Rocky, Yash did the lead role in films like Googly and impressed the Kannada audience with his acting. With the 2018 released pan-India film, KGF Chapter 1, Yash has got Nationwide popularity. Yash will next be seen in the lead role in the much-awaited KGF Chapter 2 which is aiming for a theatrical release this year itself.
2. Kiccha Sudeep
Being one of the leading stars in Kannada, Sudeep has been doing key roles in other languages for the past decade. Apart from Kannada, he enjoys a good fan base in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi languages. Sudeep is gearing up to release his next pan-India project, Vikranth Rona later this year.
Darshan has a mass image among the Kannada audience and frequently tilt towards challenging roles. He is slowly making his presence felt in other languages like Telugu and Tamil by dubbed his movies like, Roberrt.
Upendra is a noted name not only for Kannada people but also for other language audiences like Telugu and Tamil. Apart from dubbing his films in other languages, Upendra has been doing key roles in other languages also. He will be next seen in a key role in Varun Tej’s upcoming sports drama, Ghani.
5. Puneeth Rajkumar
Being the younger son of legendary Kannada actor Rajkumar, Puneeth enjoys a good fan base in Sandalwood. Apart from carrying Rajkumar’s legacy, Puneeth is widely known for acting in message-oriented social films. Puneeth Rajkumar is a noted face for other film industry audiences and his next movie, James will have a pan-India release next year.