Vijay (director)

Vijay, is a film director, who works primarily in Kannada cinema. His first directorial venture was Rangamahal Rahasya (1970).

CareerEdit

After his debut movie Rangamahal Rahasya, he didn't find much success with his second movie Modala Rathri. Although, his third directorial venture Cow Boy Kulla, a comedy flick with Dwarakish gave him accolades. Vijay's career turning point came his fourth movie Gandhada Gudi in 1973. Gandhada Gudi was Dr. Rajkumar's 150th movie, who was the premier actor of Kannada films at that time and Dr. Vishnuvardhan's third movie, who was a very popular actor with his massive success in previous movie Naagarahaavu.[1] Gandhada Gudi was a milestone in Kannada films. Vijay directed his next five movies for Dr. Rajkumar, namely Sri Srinivasa Kalyana, Mayura, Naa Ninna Mareyalare, Badavara Bandhu, Sanaadi Appanna.[2][3][4][5][6][7][8] He also directed Mayura,[9] which is considered amongst the classic movies of Kannada cinema.[10]

FilmographyEdit

List of Kannada movies, Vijay worked.[11][12]

Year Title Credited as Notes
Director Story Screenplay Producer Presenter
1970 Rangamahal Rahasya Yes Debut
1970 Modala Rathri Yes
1973 Cow Boy Kulla Yes
1973 Gandhada Gudi Yes Yes
1974 Sri Srinivasa Kalyana Yes
1975 Mayura Yes
1976 Naa Ninna Mareyalare Yes Yes
1976 Badavara Bandhu Yes
1977 Sanaadi Appanna Yes
1979 Naa Ninna Bidalaare Yes
1979 Huliya Haalina Mevu Yes
1980 Rama Parushurama Yes
1980 Auto Raja Yes
1980 Aarada Gaaya Yes
1981 Hanabalavo Janabalavo Yes
1981 Nee Nanna Gellalare Yes
1982 Mullina Gulabi Yes Yes
1982 Khadeema Kallaru Yes
1982 Chalisada Sagara Yes
1983 Bhakta Prahlada Yes
1984 Thaliya Bhagya Yes
1985 Pavithra Paapi Yes
1985 Veeradhi Veera Yes
1985 Thayiya Hone Yes
1985 Thayi Kanasu Yes
1985 Mareyada Manikya Yes
1985 Kiladi Aliya Yes
1986 Thayiye Nanna Devaru Yes
1987 Sathva Pareekshe Yes
1987 Nyayakke Shikshe Yes
1987 Huli Hebbuli Yes
1988 Shiva Mecchida Kannappa Yes
1989 Deva Yes
1990 Kempu Gulabi Yes
1992 Kaliyuga Seethe Yes
1992 Goonda Rajya Yes
1994 Kunti Puthra Yes Yes Yes Yes
1994 Gandhada Gudi Part 2 Yes Yes
1995 Mojugara Sogasugara Yes Yes Yes
1996 Karnataka Suputhra Yes
2003 Hrudayanjali Yes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Born winner". Frontline. January 2010. Retrieved 27 October 2013.
  2. ^ http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-destinys-children-1370025
  3. ^ "Naa Ninna Mareyalare cast and crew". asklaila.com. Retrieved 11 April 2014.
  4. ^ "Naa Ninna Mareyalare songs". saregama.com. Retrieved 11 April 2014.
  5. ^ "'Teachers, do not denigrate profession by begging for awards'". Deccan Herald. 8 September 2007. Retrieved 8 April 2014.
  6. ^ "When his divine sanadi came our way". The Hindu. 14 July 2003. Retrieved 8 April 2014.
  7. ^ "When Ustad Bismillah Khan inspired Dr Raj Kumar". Rediff.com. 21 August 2006. Retrieved 8 April 2014.
  8. ^ "Sanaadi Appanna music". iTunes. Retrieved 21 August 2014.
  9. ^ Kannada Movie Database - Mayura
  10. ^ "Rajkumar: Mayura - 1". 25 March 2012. Archived from the original on 25 March 2012.
  11. ^ Director Vijay filmography - Chiloka
  12. ^ Vijay filmography - Filmibeat

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