Raj B Shetty is a multifaceted talent in the Indian film industry, primarily known for his work in Kannada cinema. Born on July 5, 1987, he has made significant contributions as an actor, writer and director. Raj’s directorial and acting debut, Ondu Motteya Kathe, was a significant breakthrough. He is known for his meticulous attention to detail, strong character development and the ability to extract powerful performances from his cast. Turbo Movie Review: Mammootty and Raj B Shetty’s Face-off Provides Momentum to Vysakh’s Polished Yet Unexceptional Action-Entertainer.

Raj B Shetty has garnered several awards and nominations for his work in Kannada cinema. Ondu Motteya Kathe won him several accolades. His contributions have brought a fresh perspective to the industry, and he continues to be a driving force in modern Kannada cinema. On the occasion of Raj B Shetty’s birthday today, here’s looking at some of his best films over the years.

1. ‘Ondu Motteya Kathe’

Raj B Shetty’s directorial and acting debut, Ondu Motteya Kathe (The Story of an Egghead), was a significant breakthrough. This low-budget film, which he also wrote, revolves around the life of a bald man seeking love and acceptance. The film received critical acclaim for its unique storytelling and heartfelt performances, making it a sleeper hit in the Kannada film industry.

2. ‘Garuda Gamana Vrishabha Vahana’

Directed, written by, and starring Raj B Shetty, this crime drama explores the dynamics of friendship, power, and revenge in the backdrop of Mangaluru. The film was highly praised for its compelling narrative, character depth, and Raj’s dual role as the protagonist and antagonist. It established him as a powerful storyteller and a versatile actor.

3. ‘777 Charlie’

Raj B Shetty portrays a veterinarian in in the Rakshit Shetty-starrer. In an interview, he shared, “This character is quite loud and speaks Kannada with a Mangalurean accent.” 777 Charlie: Critics Hail Rakshit Shetty’s Film and Call It an Emotionally Power Packed Film.

4. ‘Thurthu Nirgamana’

In this fantasy drama, Raj had a significant and impactful role. He portrays Shivu, a cab driver with a compelling presence.

5. ‘Turbo’

Raj plays Vetrivel Shanmugha Sundaram, a self-assured and egocentric antagonist, in this Malayalam film, which features Mammootty as the protagonist.

Raj B Shetty, a versatile talent in the Kannada film industry, has continually captivated audiences with his compelling performances. As he celebrates his birthday, we extend our heartfelt wishes for a year filled with continued success and joy. Happy Birthday, Raj B Shetty!

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