Srujan Lokesh, is an Indian film actor, television host, producer who mainly works for Kannada film industry. His father Lokesh is very well known veteran theater artist and film actor in Kannada. His mother Girija Lokesh is also popular Television and film actress. M.G. Subbaiah Naidu, who is credited for first hero of Kannada silent movies is the Grandfather of Srujan Lokesh and Father of Lokesh.
Born – Srujan Lokesh, 30 June 1980 (33 years)
Place – Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
Occupation – Actor, Television host, Producer
Years active – 2002 – present
Spouse(s) – Greeshma
Parents – Lokesh, Girija Lokesh
Family and Early Life
Srujan Lokesh was born in Bangalore, Karnataka for popular Kannada film actor Lokesh and Girija Lokesh. He has an elder sister, Pooja Lokesh is also a TV artist in Kannada and Tamil. After completion of degree in SSMRV college, Bangalore in the year 2001, Srujan Lokesh started his acting career from the movie Neela Megha Shayama. Srujan Lokesh married Greeshma in the year 2010 who is a theater personality, television actress, kathakali dancer.
As Child artist
Srujan Lokesh grew up in an environment surrounded by films and theaters artists which influenced him to get into the acting career. He started as child artist in the movie Veerappan in the year 1989 and in the movie Bhujangayyana Dashavathara in year 1991.
Srujan Lokesh started his career in year 2002 with the film Neela Megha Shyama starring Radhika Kumarswamy in the female lead role. Movie did not do well in the box office. Later, Srujan Lokesh started playing supporting roles and guest appearances in several other films like Porki, Navagraha, Chingari, Yedegarike, Andar bahar, Snehitharu, IPC section 300 etc. Meanwhile, Srujan Lokesh started hosting for television reality shows starting from Sye – a dance reality show and hosted several other shows and events. Maja with Sruja, Popular television program hosted by Srujan Lokesh received appreciation from the public for satire comedy about current affairs. After eleven long years, In 2013 Srujan Lokesh signed up for his second movie, Aane Pataki as full fledge hero.
Awards and Honours
Suvarna Channel award for best anchor – 2011
Bigg entertainment award for most popular category Best Anchor – 2011
Maadyama award for Best Anchor – 2012 and 2013
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|Neela Megha Shayama
|With Radhika Kumarswamy