Arjun Sarja is an Indian actor, director, writer, and producer. He is primarily known for his work in Kannada, Tamil, and Telugu film industry. The actor rose to fame with the Tamil movie “Gentleman” where he played the role of Krishnamoorthy in 1993. Till now he has worked in more than 150 movies and most of them were super hits. He is quite famous as “Action King” in Kannada cinema.
Arjun Sarja’s real name is Srinivas Sarja. He was born on 15 August 1964 in Madhugiri, Tumkur district, Karnataka, India. Arjun Sarja’s father’s name was Shakti Prasad who was a Kannada film actor and his mother’s name is Lakshmi who is an Art teacher. Arjun’s brother’s name was Kishore Sharja who was also a Kannada Film Director.
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Arjun Sarja is married to Niveditha Arjun, a former actress who played the role of Asha Rani in Kannada film ‘Ratha Sapthami’. Kannada actor Rajesh is his father-in-law. This beautiful couple has two daughters, Aishwarya and Anjana.
Aishwarya Arjun made her debut with Tamil film Pattathu Yaanai in 2013.
Arjun Sarja inspired by Bruce Lee’s movie The Enter the Dragon. In 1973, he began practicing karate at the age of 16 and now holds a black belt.
Sruthi Hariharan’s Abuse Case on Arjun Sarja
Presently, Arjun Sarja is facing harassment issues from the actress Sruthi Hariharan. Kannada Film Chamber of Commerce organized a meeting to resolve the case between Arjun and Sruthi. Ms. Hariharan told that Sarja tried to touch her during the shooting of the Vismayam Kannada movie.
Meanwhile, Arjun filed two complaints to restrain her compliant and defamation case Rs. 5 crore INR. There is no result of the meeting held. Both of them are ready to fight the battle in court.
Arjun Sarja Net Worth
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Arjun Sarja in his initial stage of career dreamt of becoming a police officer and so as to live his dream, he went to police training and got selected as well, but later he made up his mind to become a film star. Arjun Sarja debuted as a film actor with Kannada film Simhada Mari Sainya which was directed by Rajender Singh Babu. He then relocated himself to Telugu and Tamil film industry.
Arjun Sarja’s debut in Tamil film with the movie Nanri. He has worked in many famous Tamil movies like Otran, Gentleman, Jayasurya, Giri, Jai Hind, and Mudhalvan. Arjun tried his hands at Direction and Production as well. He has also sung a few songs. After starting his career as a lead actor, he established himself as one of the most sought after the villain. In his career, he has won 5 State Film Awards thus far.
Arjun Sarja has been highly active in the industry for the last 4 decades and has acted in all South Indian language films. He is also a film distributor and has distributed some Tamil and Kannada films. He recently played the role of Karn in the epic Kannada film Kurukshetra and will be playing the role of Anadan in the upcoming Malayalam historical war film titled Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham.[table id=1669 /]
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- Arjun belongs to a Kannada family.
- He started his acting career in 1979 with the Kannada film `Putani Agent 123′
- He is an ardent devotee of Hanuman. He is building a humongous Hanuman temple on the outskirts of Chennai.
- He worked in different languages like Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, and Malayalam.
- He has a black belt in Karate.
- He sometimes worked for up to seven shifts in a day to keep up with the films he had committed to do.
- He wrote, directed, produced, and distributed several films like `Sevagan’ (Tamil, 1992), `Prathap’ (Tamil, 1993), Vedham (Tamil, 2001), Jai Hind 2 (Tamil, 2014), and Abhimanyu (Kannada, 2014).
- He is also a great singer and sung several songs like Raasi Nalla Raasi of the film `Mudhal Udhayam’ (1995), Hello Miss Chellama of film Tarana’ (1995), Chittukuruvi of film Parasuram’ (2003), and Kattuna Ayala Kattuvenda of film `Jaisurya’ (2004).
Arjun Sarja’s mother Lakshmi Devi, who is also the grandmother of Chiranjeevi Sarja and Dhruva, passed away. Meghana Raj shared a pic with her son Raayan sitting on Laksmi Devi and penned a heartfelt note.
He is 61 years old as of 2023.
Dhruva Sarja’s brother Chiranjeevi Sarja, an actor in Kannada films, died on 7 June 2020. Their maternal uncle Arjun Sarja is a South Indian actor. Their grandfather Shakti Prasad was also an actor in Kannada films.
Arjun Sarja was born on September 15, 1962 as Ashok Babu in Madhugiri, Mysore, India to Shakthi Prasad and his wife Lakshmi.