M. V. Vasudeva Rao
Mudabidri Venkat Rao Vasudeva Rao or M.V. Vasudeva Rao is a National Award winning actor. He entered the film world as a child actor in 1928. He won the Best Actor award at the National Film Awards for his role of Choma in the movie Chomana Dudi (1975) a film based on Shivarama Karanth’s novel in the year 1976.
He played a prominent role in Shyam Benegal’s Telugu film Kondura. In Mrinal Sen’s Oka Oori Katha and Mani Rathnam’s Nayakan, Bombay (film). he played prominent roles. Maithri, Dangeyedda Makkalu, Dorai, Kalasapurada Hudugaru, Muttu ondu Muttu are some of his popular Kannada films.