Dhruva Sarja

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Dhruva Sarja
Born (1988-10-06) 6 October 1988 (age 29)
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Residence Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Occupation Actor
Years active 2012 - Present
Relatives Arjun Sarja (uncle)
Shakti Prasad (grand father)
Aishwarya Arjun (cousin)
Family Chiranjeevi Sarja (brother)

Dhruva Sarja (Kannada: ಧ್ರುವ ಸರ್ಜಾ; born 6 October 1988) is an Indian film actor working in Kannada film industry. He made his acting debut in the 2012 film Addhuri which brought him much appreciation and popularity.[1] He is the brother of actor Chiranjeevi Sarja and nephew of actor and director Arjun Sarja.


Dhruva Sarja once when he was young was watching a movie with his uncle Arjun Sarja and told him that he want to become a Hero. Arjun Sarja replied saying that before becoming an Hero you should be a good actor and suggested him to join some training classes. Dhruva joined all training classes and prepared himself for acting. Once he heard about an audition call for a lead role in A. P. Arjun 's new movie. He attended the audition and got selected. Until he got selected he didn't reveal that he is a nephew of Arjun Sarja. Dhruva debuted in films with the 2012 Blockbuster film, Addhuri. His portrayal of Arjun as the male lead opposite Radhika Pandit, received praise from critics.[2] He signed his next film Bahaddur with his close friend Chethan Kumar in 2013, starring again opposite Pandit. The film became a huge commercial success[3] [4] and in April 2015 he signed Bharjari and released in September 2017 which became mega blockbuster by giving Hattrick success to Dhruva Sarja.[5] His next film has been tilted as Pogaru.

Personal life[edit]

Dhruva Sarja was born on 6 October 1988 in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. He has a brother Chiranjeevi Sarja an actor in Kannada films. His uncle Arjun Sarja is an well known South Indian actor and his Grandfather Shakti Prasad was also an actor in Kannada films.


Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Role Notes
2012 Addhuri Arjun Udaya Film Award for Best Debutant
SIIMA Award for Best Debutant

Suvarna Award for Best Debutant

2014 Bahaddur Ashok Nominated, SIIMA Award for Best Actor
2017 Bharjari Surya Mega super duper Blockbuster
2018 Pogaru Pre - production


  1. ^ "Dhruv Sarja Debut Hero of 2012 - Kannada Movie News". Indiaglitz.com. 3 January 2013. Retrieved 12 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Addhuri Movie Review: Fun film replete with emotions". India Today. 19 June 2012. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Dhruv Has His Cake and Eats it Too". The New Indian Express. 8 October 2014. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 
  4. ^ "Dhruva Sarja set to romance two beauties". The Times of India. 3 September 2014. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 
  5. ^ Sharadhaa A. (14 April 2015). "Bharjari Kicks Off With Dhruva and Chethan". The New Indian Express. newindianexpress.com. Retrieved 15 April 2015. 

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