Vishnuvardhan Profile, Height, Age, Family, Wife, Affair, Biography & More

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About Vishnuvardhan

Vishnuvardhan was born on 18 September 1950, known Sampath Kumar, was an Indian film  actor known for his works mainly at the Kannada Cinema. He has appeared in more than 220 films in Kannada, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam. It was called “the phoenix of Indian cinema”. He made his debut in the 1972 film, Vamsha Vriksha, in a supporting role. The same year, he starred in Naagarahaavu of Puttanna Kanagal and is recognized as “The Angry Man of Kannada Cinema”. He played various roles in different genres. He began his career with the national award-winning film Vamshavruksha (1972), directed by Girish Karnad, based on S. L. Bhyrappa’s novel. He has played various roles in more than 200 films.


Name Sampath Kumar
Nick-name Vishnuvardhan, Sahasa Simha, Abhinava Bhargava
Sex Male
Date of Birth 18 September 1950 [1]wikipedia
Date of Death 30 December 2009
Age 59 Years (as in 2009)
Profession / Occupation Actor,  Singer, Producer, Story Writer  (Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Hindi)
Mother Tongue Kannada
Religion Hindu
Nation Indian
Caste Not Known
Zodiac Sign Not Known
Height / Weight 5′ 8” / 68kg
First Movie Vamshavruksha (1972, Kannada)
First Debut Movie Vamshavruksha (1972, Kannada)
Alaigal (1973, Tamil)
Adima Changala (1981, Malayalam)
Lakshmi Nirdoshi (1984, Telugu)
Ek Naya Itihas (1984, Hindi) [2]IMDB
Money Factor Not Known

Physical  Stats

Height in Centimeters 173 cm
Height in Meters 1.73 m
Height in Feet Inches 5′ 8”
Weight 65kg
Body Measurement 40-32-15
Chest Size 40 inches
Waist Size 32 inches
Biceps Size 15 inches
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black


Father H. L. Narayanan Rao(Artist, Music Composer and Scriptwriter)
Mother Kamakshamma
Brothers Ravi Kumar (Actor)
Sisters Poornima, Rama Ramachandra (Kathak Dancer), Indrani, Jayshree

Personal Life

Education Qualification Graduate
School Gopalswamy School, Mysore
Kannada Model High School, Bangalore
College / University National College, Basavanagudi, Bangalore
Others Not Known


Civilian Awards Not Known
National Honours Not Known
National Film Awards Not Known
Controversies Not Known

Relationship & more

Marital Status Married
Wife Bharathi Vishnuvardhan (Actress)
Daughters Keerthi, Chandana (Adopted)
Sons Not Known
Girlfriends/ Affairs Not Known

Favorite Things

Favorite Colour Black, White
Favorite Actor Rajkumar (Hindi), Shammi Kapoor, Dilip Kumar, Arnold Schwarzenegger
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Food Not Known
Hobbies Horse Riding, Singing, Music
Favorite Director Puttanna Kanagal, William Wyler
Favorite Movies Not Known
Favorite Book Not Known
Favorite Sport Cricket, Tennis
Favorite Destination Not Known

Money Factor


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 Social Media

Twitter Not Known
Facebook Not Known
Instagram Not Known


 Contact Address

Birth Place Mysore, Karnataka, India
Home Town Mysore, Karnataka, India
Present Residence Mysore, Karnataka, India
House Address Mysore, Karnataka, India
Phone No / Mobile No Not Known
Email ID Not Known
Website Not Known


1 wikipedia

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