Puneeth Rajkumar Actor Detail Information, Bio, Death, Film Star, Dies at 77

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Puneeth Rajkumar

One of the finest and talented actor in the film industry we lost today, 29 October 2021. Puneeth Rajkumar passed away on Friday after suffering from a heart attack at the age of 46. Many people know him as Appu, was an Indian actor, playback singer, television presenter, and producer who worked primarily in Kannada cinema.  To know more about late actor Puneeth Rajkumar Birthdate, Puneeth Rajkumar Age & all information about Puneeth Rajkumar please read down below information.

Real Name Lohith
Nickname Appu
Power Star
Full Name Puneeth Rajkumar
Birth Date 17 March 1975
Birth Place Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actor, singer, producer, television presenter
Native Place Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Death Date  29 October 2021
Age 46 years – at the time of death
Reason of death Fatal cardiac arrest
Qualification Diploma in computer science

Late actor Puneeth Rajkumar who born on  29 October 2021 and belong to a Hinduism Family. Let’s get more details about Puneeth Rajkumar’s professional life. what was his career as a Model, Actor in Serials, Movies?


Debut Film Premada kanike (1976)
TV Kannadada Kotyadhipati  (2012)
Production Navibbaru Namagibbaru (1993)
Singing Baana Dariyalli Soorya (1981)


Puneeth started his career by playing the role of a child artist in Bettadu Hoovi film in 1985.

he made his acting debut in 2002 Kannada Film Appu as a lead actor.

His famous movies are Abhi, arasu, Huduguru, and Anjani Putra, Veea kannidiga, Raam, and Many more.

He was the only Actor in the Industry who has banged the Box Office for successfully running his almost 10 consecutive movies for more than days.

He was last seen in the film ‘Yuvaratthana’ which became a blockbuster movie.

Music Album

Puneeth was excelled as a professional singer. He sang alone in Appu and sang a duet on “Jothe Jotheyali” from Vamshi. Puneeth Rajkumar has sung a song “Kanna Sanne Indhalene” for Akira movie which was composed by B. Ajaneesh Loknath.

Let get some more information that how people appreciate his work through the award.

Puneeth Rajkumar Awards

Puneeth Rajkumar won many more awards.

Category Award Year
Best Actor for Jackie Udaya Film Award 2010
 Best Singer for Adhyaksha Zee Music Awards 2015
Sensational Singer Of The Year Mirchi Music Awards South 2016
Best Actor Male for Raajakumara Zee Kannada Hemmeya Kannadiga Award 2018
Best Actor Male for Raajakumara Love Lavike Readers Choice Award 2018

Let’s know some more information about Puneeth Rajkumar personal life

Wife Ashwini Revanath (M. D. 01 December 1999)
Mother Parvathamma Rajkumar (Film Producer and Distributor)
Father Rajkumar (Actor)
Sister Poornima Puttaswamayya
Lakshmi Govindaraj
Brother Shiva Rajkumar (Actor & Singer)
Raghavendra Rajkumar (Film Producer & Actor)
Daughter Vanditha Rajkumar
Drithi Rajkumar
Salary (approx) ₹ 5 To 6 Crore

Puneeth Rajkumar’s Hobbies, Other Business, Some More Personal

Height  5′ 9″ Feet
Weight 77 Kg
Body Shape Chest: 43 inches
Waist: 33 inches
Biceps: 15 inches
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Hobbies Travelling, Dancing
Sign Pisces


Sandalwood actor Puneeth Rajkumar passed away on Friday (29 October 2021) after suffering from a heart attack at the age of 46. The actor was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Vikram Hospital in Bengaluru. On today morning around 11:30 am.

Actor Puneeth Rajkumar died in a Bengaluru hospital today after suffering a heart attack, leaving fans and colleagues shocked and grief-stricken. The actor had been working out in a gym when he had a cardiac arrest; he was taken to Vikram Hospital in an “unresponsive” condition.

According to hospital sources, Puneeth Rajkumar was rushed after complaining of chest pain. Puneet was one of the leading heroes in the Kannada movie world where his father Dr Rajkumar was considered a Super Star in the industry.

Kannada superstar Puneeth Rajkumar passed away due to a fatal cardiac arrest. He was reportedly working out in his gym when he collapsed suddenly and was rushed to a hospital immediately. Puneeth was later admitted to Vikram Hospital and was receiving treatment in the intensive care unit until the devastating news came forth. The news of his passing, for obvious reasons, has shaken the entire film fraternity with many of Puneeth Rajkumar’s peers and closed ones reaching the hospital premises.

Dead actor Puneeth complained of chest pain on Friday morning and visited his family doctor for an ECG. Following the ECG, he was asked to rush to the hospital. He arrived at Vikram Hospital in a serious condition.

Rajkumar’s death was confirmed by Karnataka minister Dr CN Ashwathnarayan.

The state’s chief minister Basavaraj Bommai and the late actor’s brother Shiva Rajkumar are expected to speak at a press conference later in the day, as hundreds of mourning fans gathered outside the hospital.


Puneeth started his career as a child artist.

His debut movie as an adult ina lead role was Appu in the year 1989. As of now, he has acted in more than 27 movies.

Late actor Puneeth Rajkumar owned the Bengaluru Premier Futsal team.

He is also a good playback singer. He has sung songs for his movies. He was awarded as the Best Playback Singer Male for the song Jhanak Jhanak (Movie Run Antony in 2016) and for the song Guruvara Sange (Movie – Power in 2014).

His latest song is Kaledhoda Kaalidaasa from the movie Kaanadante Maayavadanu.

He has hosted three seasons of Kannada Kotyadhipati in 2012, 2013, and now Season 3 in 2019.

Puneeth was involved in philanthropy with his mother at the Shakti Dhama ashram in Mysore.

Late actor Puneeth Rajkumar was also the founder of the music label “PRK Audio” which has more than 1 million subscribers on YouTube.

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