On the occasion of Kannada cinema’s blockbuster smash ‘Kantara,’ which has swept India and the world, it illustrates that talent is never squandered. Rishab Shetty, a Kannada actor who is now enjoying success with his newest film, “Kantara,” is the mastermind behind this masterpiece.
Prashant Shetty, better known by his stage name, Rishab Shetty, is an Indian actor and director who predominantly operates in the film industry of the Kannada language.
Birth & Education
Rishab Shetty was born on July 07, 1983 in Keradi, Kundapura, Karnataka, India.
Shetty is a graduate of the Government Film and TV Institute in Bangalore, where he earned a certificate in film direction. He has also collaborated with A. M. R. Ramesh on the film Cyanide.
Film Industry (Kannada Film)
He got his start in the Kannada film business by working as a director’s assistant on the film Cyanide, which was directed by A. M. R. Ramesh. After that, Shetty worked as Arvind Kaushik’s assistant on a television series, and then he made his acting debut alongside Rakshit Shetty in the film Thuglak. In Pawan Kumar’s film Lucia, Rishabh has a supporting part as a law enforcement official.
Rishab played an important part in the film Ulidavaru Kandante, directed by his buddy Rakshit Shetty. He has a strong theatrical history, having performed in yakshagana. Rickky, his directorial debut, received great acclaim from both reviewers and audiences. In 2016, his most recent film, Kirik Party, became the buzz of the town following its debut and ran well in theaters.
He made his first appearance as a hero in the film Bell Bottom (a 2019 film).
Rishab Shetty’s Complete Filmography
As an Actor
Nam Areali Ondina
Sarkari Hi. Pra. Shaale
Ambi Ning Vayassaytho
Garuda Gamana Vrishabha Vahana
Harikathe Alla Girikathe
As a director, screenwriter, and producer
Rishab Shetty married software professional Pragathi Shetty on February 9, 2017 in Kundapura, his hometown.