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Born (1963-07-30) 30 July 1963 (age 51)
Chitradurga, Karnataka
Years active 1984-present
Spouse(s) Rohini Abhijith
Children Karthikeya, Shilpashree, Balaji

Abhijith (Kannada: ಅಭಿಜಿತ್) is a Kannada film actor and director.He has primarily acted in Kannada films


Abhijith started his career in late 1980s playing small roles in the movies. It was 1990 released College Hero that made him a successful villain. He played negative roles even after being a successful hero in the movies such as Muddina Maava, 'One Man Army, Vairi.

Abhijith has acted in more than 124 movies in Kannada film industry.

As a Director[edit]

Abhijith's first directorial venture, Jodi No. 1, was a suspense and action movie, and the second one was Vishnu which had led to controversy with the title.

As a Producer[edit]

Abhijith has been producing movies under the banner SHREE BALAJI CREATIONS.

Year Film Cast Language Notes
2005 Samarasimha Nayka Srinath TARA Rashmi Kannada
2009 Jodi No.1 Ramkumar Kannada
2012 Vishnu Catherine Tresa, Ashish Vidyarthi Kannada


Year Film Song Music director Notes
2005 Samarasimha Nayka Sandoora Jatreyalli M.N Krupakar Sang alongside Sangeetha Ravishankar
2012 VISHNU Chello Chello M.N Krupakar Sang alongside Priya Yadav
2013 Amareshwara Mahatme Iniya Oh Iniya


Abhijith is the host and singer of this popular show Aksharamale on Udaya TV. Aksharamaale (Kannada: ಅಕ್ಷರಮಾಲೆ) is a singing competition programme running from past 15 years on Udaya Tv. Abhijith has been the Host of the show for 15years (1999–Feb-2014) with Co-Host& Singer Sangeetha Ravishankar & Anuradha Bhat.


  • 1996 - Bharath Udyog Samastha Award for Best Actor Of The Year

Notable filmography & Performance[edit]

Year Title Role Language Notes
1990 College Hero Negative Role Kannada
1992 Chaitrada Premanjali Negative Role Kannada
1994 Bhootayiya Makkalu Negative Role Kannada
1993 Ranjitha Kannada
1994 Rashmi Kannada
1993 Muddina Maava Negative Role Kannada
1999 Om Namah Shivaya Kannada
2002 Antharya Kannada
2000 Yejamana Kannada
2001 Kotigobba Kannada
2005 Samarasimha Nayaka Kannada
2009 Vairi Negative Role Kannada
2012 Vishnu Dual Role Kannada
2013 Amareshwara Mahatme Aadayya Kannada

TV Shows[edit]

Year Title Role Language Channel
1999–2014 Aksharamaale Host & Singer Kannada Udaya TV