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Girish Karnad

Highest Rated:   75% Ek Tha Tiger (2012)
Lowest Rated:   75% Ek Tha Tiger (2012)
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Worked for the Oxford University Press in Chennai for seven years, before committing to writing full-time. Three-time winner of the Filmfare Award for Best Director - Kannada for his movies Vamsha Vriksha (1972), Kaadu (1974) and Ondanondu Kaladalli (1978). A winner of nine National Film Awards, including Best Direction for Vamsha Vriksha (1972) and Best Screenplay for Bhumika (1978). Awarded the Padma Shri in 1974 and the Padma Bhushan in 1992, India's fourth and third-highest civilian awards. Has won many accolades for his literary contributions, including the Sahitya Academy Award in 1994, Kalidas Samman in 1998 and the Honorary Doctorate presented by the University of Southern California, Los Angeles in 2011. Received the Jnanpith Award, the highest literary award in India, in 1998 "for his contributions to Kannada literature and for contributions to Kannada theatre".

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Tiger Zinda Hai
  • Shenoy
2017
No Score Yet Shivaay
  • Actor
2015
No Score Yet Mugamoodi
  • Anand's Grandfather
$0.2M 2012
75% Ek Tha Tiger
  • Shenoy
$2.5M 2012
No Score Yet Aashayein (Wishes)
  • Parthasarthi
2010
No Score Yet 8X10 Tasveer
  • Actor
2009
No Score Yet 8 X 10 Tasveer
  • Actor
2009
No Score Yet Life Goes On
  • Actor
2009
No Score Yet Dor
  • Randhir Singh
2006
No Score Yet Iqbal
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Nehru: The Jewel of India
  • Actor
2004
No Score Yet Hey Ram
  • Actor
2000
No Score Yet Aakrosh: Cyclone of Anger
  • Actor
1998
No Score Yet Sapnay
  • Actor
1997
No Score Yet Kadhalan (Humse Hai Muqabala) (Premikudu)
  • Actor
1994
No Score Yet Guna
  • Actor
1992
No Score Yet Utsav (The Festival)
  • Director
1984
No Score Yet Umbartha
  • Actor
1981
No Score Yet Apne Paraye
  • Actor
1980
No Score Yet Aasha
  • Actor
1980
No Score Yet Swami
  • Ghanshyam
1977
No Score Yet Manthan
  • Doctor
1976
No Score Yet Nishant
  • Teacher
1975

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