Radhika Pandit

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Radhika Pandit
Radhika Pandit 123.jpg
Born (07-03-00)March , 7
Shirali, Uttara Kannada, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 2008–present
Website
http://www.radhikapandit.in

Radhika Pandit (Kannada: ರಾಧಿಕಾ ಪಂಡಿತ್; born 7 March ) is an Indian film and television actress who appears in Kannada films, mostly performing lead characters. Making her feature film debut in the 2008 film Moggina Manasu, she has been receiving notable critical praise for her performances, receiving three successive Filmfare Awards for Best Actress[1] and went on to appear in several commercially successful films, establishing herself as a leading contemporary actress of Kannada cinema.

Early years[edit]

Radhika Pandit belongs to one of the Konkani Speaking Community of Saraswat Brahmin at Shirali,Bhatkal Taluk,Uttara Kannada District. Radhika Pandit completed her high school education at Cluny Convent High School and Mount Carmel College and currently resides near Devaiah Park, Bangalore.

She acted in two Kannada tele-serials, Nandagokula and Sumangali, before starting a career as a film actress.

Career[edit]

Radhika Pandit made her film debut in 2008 in the film Moggina Manasu. She was awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Actress and the Karnataka State Film Award for her performance in the film. She won her second Filmfare Award in 2009 for her performance in the Love Guru and her third in 2010 for her performance in Krishnan Love Story, a film which also won her the Suvarna Award for Best Actress. Pandit is the only actress among the current crop of actresses to have claimed back to back Filmfare Awards making it three years in a row.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Film Role Language Notes
2008 Moggina Manasu Chanchala Kannada Filmfare Award for Best Actress - Kannada
Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actress
2009 Olave Jeevana Lekkachaara Rukmini Kannada Innovative Film Award for Best Actress
2009 Love Guru Kushi Kannada Filmfare Award for Best Actress - Kannada
2010 Krishnan Love Story Geetha Kannada Filmfare Award for Best Actress - Kannada
Udaya Award for Best Actress
2010 Gaana Bajaana Radhey Kannada
2011 Hudugaru Gayithri Kannada Nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Kannada
2012 Alemari Neeli Kannada
2012 Breaking News Shraddha Kannada
2012 Addhuri Poorna Kannada Udaya Award for Best Actress
Nominated — SIIMA Award for Best Actress
Nominated — Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Kannada
2012 18th Cross Punya Kannada
2012 Sagar Kajal Kannada
2012 Drama Nandini Kannada
2013 Kaddipudi Uma Kannada
2013 Dilwala Preethi Kannada
2013 Bahaddoor Anjali Kannada Filming
2014 Mr. & Mrs. Ramachari Divya Kannada Filming
2014 Endendigu Jyothi Kannada Filming
2014 Zoom Kannada Announced

Television[edit]

  • Nandagokula
  • Kadhambari

Awards[edit]

South Indian International Movie Awards
Filmfare Awards South
Innovative Film Awards
Big Entertainment Awards
Suvarna Film Awards


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Happy Birthday Radhika Pandit". Sify.com. 2011-03-07. Retrieved 2012-09-17. 
  2. ^ "Profile and Biography of Kannada Actress Radhika Pandit". karnatakaspider.com. 
  3. ^ DHNS : (2011-03-25). "An award for all". Deccanherald.com. Retrieved 2012-09-17. 

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