Kiccha Sudeep is an Indian actor, director, producer, screenwriter, television presenter and singer, who primarily works in Kannada language films, in addition to appearances in a handful of Telugu, Hindi and Tamil language films. Kiccha Sudeep’s real name is Sudeep Sanjeev was born on 02 September 1974 in Shivamogga, Karnataka, India. Sudeep acted in a TV serial before he went on to act in films. Titled Premada Kadambari and directed by Sudhakar Bhandari, it was aired on Udaya TV. His first movie was Thayavva where he played the role of a supporting actor in the movie. His first two films O Kusuma Bale and Brahma were abandoned mid-filming.
Early Life and Careers:
Kiccha Sudeep was born on 02 September 1974 to a Kannada speaking family in Udupi, Karnataka. As of now, Kiccha Sudeep’s age is 45 years. Sudeep’s father Sanjeev is a hotelier turned film producer. His father played a supporting actor’s role in his first film Thayava. His mother name is Saroja. The family had migrated to Shimoga from Narasimharajapura. He obtained a bachelor’s degree in Industrial and production engineering from Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore. He represented the college in under-17 and under-19 cricket. His earlier dream was to become a cricketer. However, later he chose to become an actor.
Sudeep acted in a TV serial before he went on to act in films. Titled Premada Kadambari and directed by Sudhakar Bhandari, it was aired on Udaya TV. His first movie was Thayavva where he played the role of a supporting actor in the movie. His first two films O Kusuma Bale and Brahma were abandoned mid-filming.
He then played a supporting role in the Sunil Kumar Desai-directed movie Prathyartha and landed the leading actor role in the same director’s movie, Sparsha. In 2001, Sudeep acted in the hit film Huccha, which gave him his first big fan following.
Sudeep’s first directorial venture was My Autograph. Sudeep acted in the Kannada version of the Tamil film Autograph and Telugu film Swathi Muthyam. He had got the Filmfare Award for two consecutive years for them. Sudeep made his debut in Bollywood with the movie Phoonk.
Sudeep was the host for all the seasons of the Kannada version of the reality show Bigg Boss Kannada. Currently, he is hosting Bigg Boss Kannada season 7 (2019- 2020). He acted in Dabangg 3 Hindi movie which also stars Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Saiee Manjrekar where Kiccha Sudeep playing Bali Singh(antagonist). He will next be seen in Kotigobba 3 Kannada movie, Phantom Kannada movie, Billa Ranga Baashaa Kannada movie and Thugs Of Malgudi Kannada movie.
|Real Name||Sudeep Sanjeev|
|Stage Name||Kiccha Sudeep|
|Birthday||02 September 1974|
|Current City||Bangalore, Karnataka|
|School||Shcool in Shivamogga, Karnataka|
|College||Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore|
|Eduction||B.tech in Mechanical Engineering|
|Debut film||Thayavva Kannada movie (1997)|
|Spouse name||Priya Radhakrishna|
|Hobbies & Interest||Travelling, Watching movies, Singing, Cooking|
|Kiccha Sudeep Instagram|
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|Kiccha Sudeep Twitter|
|Kiccha Sudeep Youtube||Youtube|
|Kiccha Sudeep Mobile Number||N.A.|
Kiccha Sudeep’s Lesser Known Facts / Rumors/ Controversies
- Kiccha Sudeep’s real name is Sudeep Sanjeev. ‘Kiccha’ was his one of movies name which gave him more popular. Before this movie, nobody knew about his name. Hence people recognized him as a Kiccha. Since then he is popularly known as Kiccha Sudeep in Karnataka. Kiccha movie was the first blockbuster hit in his career.
- To gain confidence in acting, he attended the Roshan Taneja School of Acting in Mumbai.
- Kiccha Sudeep always wanted to be a cricketer before entering into the showbiz. He even represented the college in under-17 and under-19 cricket.
- Kiccha Sudeep got married to Priya Sudeep on 18 October 2001. The couple has a daughter and her name is Saanvi Sudeep.
- He is a decent cook and can make 30 dishes with eggs.
- His directorial debut movie was ‘My Autograph’ which is a remake of Tamil film Autograph. The movie was a blockbuster hit.
- He made his Bollywood debut with Ram Gopal Varma’s Phoonk which released in 2008. With the budget of 3 crores INR, the movie has raked ₹80 crores at the box office.
- Being a huge cricket fan, he captains the Karnataka Buildozes cricket team in the Celebrity Cricket League (CCL).
Additional information about Kiccha Sudeep
- Does Kiccha Sudeep know cooking? – Yes
- Does Kiccha Sudeep smoke? – Not known.
- Does Kiccha Sudeep drinks alcohol? – Not known.
- Does Kiccha Sudeep go to the gym? – Yes.
- Who is Kiccha Sudeep’s first crush? – Not revealed.
- Who is Kiccha Sudeep’s girlfriend ( Kiccha Sudeep’s lover)? – Not known.
- Who is Kiccha Sudeep’s wife? – Priya Sudeep.
- Kiccha Sudeep’s shoe size is 9.
- Kiccha Sudeep’s height is 6’1″
- Kiccha Sudeep’ mother tongue is Kannada.
- Kiccha Sudeep’ father name is Sanjeev.
- Kiccha Sudeep’ mother name is Saroja.
- Kiccha Sudeep’ birthday date is 02 September 1974.
- Kiccha Sudeep’ age is 45 years
- Kiccha Sudeep’ hometown is Shivamogga, Karnataka.
- Kiccha Sudeep’ debut film was Thayavva Kannada movie which released in 1997.