Kicha Sudeep started his film career in the year 1997 with the film ‘Thaivva’. However, this film fell flat at the box office.
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South’s famous actor Kicha Sudeep has left his mark in Bollywood today. Kicha Sudeep, who mainly works in Kannada films, is also known as Deepu. Kichcha Sudeep is not only a popular actor but also a producer, television presenter and a director. Kicha Sudeep is celebrating his 50th birthday today. On his birthday, today we are going to tell you about some facts related to his life.
Kicha Sudeep was born on 2 September 1973.
Kicha Sudeep was born on 2 September 1973 in Shimoga district of Karnataka. He belongs to a Hindu family. His father’s name is Sanjeev Manjappa and his mother’s name is Saroja. Kicha holds a mechanical engineering degree from Dayanand Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore.
Married to Priya Radhakrishnan in the year 2001
Kicha Sudeep first met Priya Radhakrishnan in the year 2000 and both of them had decided that they had to get married. Both got married in the year 2001. In the year 2004, both of them had a daughter whom they named Maanvi. Priya Radhakrishnan belongs to a Nair family of Kerala. This relationship, which lasted for 15 years, ended with mutual consent in the year 2015. Both submitted the divorce papers in the family court in Bangalore. However, in the year 2017, Sudeep and his wife withdrew the divorce case for the sake of their daughter.
He started his film career with ‘Thaivva’ in the year 1997.
Kicha Sudeep started his film career in the year 1997 with the film ‘Thaivva’. However, this film fell flat at the box office. After this film, he worked in ‘Hachha’. This film proved to be the turning point of Kicha Sudeep’s career. This film proved to be a hit at that time. In 2006, Kicha also directed, produced and acted in the romantic drama film ‘My Autograph’. But in the year 2012, he played a negative role in SS Rajamouli’s film ‘Eega’. This film proved to be a super hit at that time. After this, as films kept coming in Kicha’s life and today he is in front of everyone as a superstar.
Played negative character in ‘Dabangg 3’
Apart from South, Kicha has also worked in Bollywood films, including Salman Khan’s 2019 film ‘Dabangg 3’. Kicha played a negative role in this film.
In a village people consider Kicha as God
In 2010, Kicha Sudeep was accused of slapping director Sagar on the sets of his film ‘Kanwarlal’. There is also an interesting anecdote related to him. Actually, Sudeep himself had informed in an interview that there is a village where he is worshiped in every house. Hearing this, he himself was scared. According to him, ‘I am not perfect. I make mistakes, but there are some people who have built a temple in my name. Those people keep my idol at their house and worship it. There is a village whose every house has my picture and they worship me every morning. it scared me. I get scared when people call me there. I never want this position.