Raj Deepak Shetty
|Years active||2014 – present|
Early life edit
Deepak Shetty was born to Prem Shetty and Sarala Shetty in Mangalore, Karnataka. Deepak finished his schooling at Milagres Pre University and graduated from St. Aloysius, Mangalore. Deepak's interest in acting started at an early age when he was taking part in school and college plays.
Personal life edit
On 18 October 2020 Raj Deepak Shetty married Sonia Rodrigues.
Raj Deepak Shetty started his acting career through working in Kannada serials. He has worked in Kadambari, Preethi Illada Mele, Nigooda, Bande Baruthava Kaala, Muthina Thene, Luv Lavike, Niharika and other serials.
Director Chethan Kumar cast him as antagonist opposite to actor Dhruva Sarja in the film Bharjari which was released in the year 2017. After which Deepak played an antagonist role in the movies Tiger and Srikanta, directed by Nanda Kishore and Manju Swaraj respectively. Srikanta was his first film release followed by Tiger and Bharjari.
His role as Devendra Viswanath in iSmart Shankar released in 2019 as an antagonist introduced him to the Telugu film industry. Playing the lead as Pratap Reddy in his debut web series, Gods of Dharmapuri directed by Anish Kuruvilla is fetching him many roles in Telugu Film Industry. Deepak will be seen in upcoming Telugu film Hanu Man directed by Prasanth Varma.
|†||Denotes films that have not yet been released|
|2018||Vaasu Naan Pakka Commercial||Mahalakshmi's father|
|Life Jothe Ondh Selfie|
|Aadi Lakshmi Puraana||Smuggler|
|Dr. 56||Ashwath||Kannada / Tamil|
|Hanu Man †||Gaja||Telugu|
|2005–2006||Preethi Illada Mele||ETV Kannada|
|2006–2007||Bandhe Baruthava Kaala||ETV Kannada|
|2006||Muttina Thene||Udaya TV|
|2014–2015||Luv Luvike||Zee Kannada|
Web series edit
|2019||Gods Of Dharmapuri||Prathap Reddy||Telugu|
- "Deepak Shetty". Nettv4u.
- "ಹೀರೋ ಲುಕ್, ವಿಲನ್ ಖದರ್: ಸಕಲ ಪಾತ್ರಕ್ಕೂ ಸೈ ಎನ್ನುವ 'ಕಲಾವಿದ'". Filmibeat(in kannada).
- "Deepak Shetty". Times of India.
- "Kannada actor Raj Deepak Shetty postpones his wedding due to coronavirus outbreak". Times of India.
- "Niharika". IMDb.
- "Raj Deepak Shetty talks about his five favorite villains". Times of India.
- "EXCLUSIVE: "I became Pratap Reddy," Raj Deepak Shetty Talks About The ZEE5 Original G.O.D". Zee Teulugu.
- "Hanu-Man: Awe director Prasanth Varma announces Telugu cinema's first superhero film". The Hindustan Times.
- Udayavani. "'Toby' holds all ingredients for blockbuster, says Raj Deepak Shetty". Udayavani (in Kannada). Retrieved 30 August 2023.
- "'Toby will help me in changing the trajectory of my career': Raj Deepak Shetty". The Times of India. 12 August 2023. ISSN 0971-8257. Retrieved 30 August 2023.