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V. Somashekar

V. Somashekar Life story

Venkatappa Somashekhar was an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter in Kannada and Malayalam cinema. In 40 years of his career as a director, he directed 49 films, including commercial successes such as Premada Kanike, Shankar Guru, Seetharamu and Chakravyuha.


V.Somashekar (1925-2005) was an indian film director.He was born on august 25.1925 in bangalore.India.He was the son of a farmer and had two siblings.He was married.Lakshmi.And had two chlidren.

Physical Characteristics

V.Somashekar was 5 feet 8 icnhes tall and weighed around 150 pounds.He had dark brown eyes and a medium build.

Education and Career

V.Somashekra attended college in bangalore and graduated with a degree in film direction.He began his career as an assistant director in the 1950s and eventually became a full-time director in the directed voer 50 films in his career.Including the critically acclaimed "kannada naadina veeragalu" (1973).

Most Important Event

V.Somashekar s most important event was the release of his film "aknnada naadina veeragalu" in 1973.The film was a huge success and won several awards.Including the national film award for best feature film in kannada.

Personal Life

V.Somashekar was a leo and had indian nationalit.Yhe was a devoted husband and father and was known for his generosity and kindness.He was a spiritual person and believed in the power of prayer.He passed awya on april 28.2005 at the age of 79.

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