M. V. Vasudeva Rao
|M. V. Vasudeva Rao|
|Born||Mudabidri Venkat Rao Vasudeva Rao
|Died||22 March 2002 (aged 81–82)
|Awards||National Film Award for Best Actor (1975)|
Mudabidri Venkat Rao Vasudeva Rao (c. 1920 – 22 March 2002) was an Indian 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 Chomana Dudi (1975), a film based on Shivarama Karanth's novel in the year 1975.
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.
- "Vasudeva Rao Dead". chitraloka.com. 22 March 2002. Retrieved 5 December 2014.