Karanataka and Kerala state academies have honoured Sri Kasaragodu Chinna for his contribution to the field of Drama. He is a Senior Actor, Director, an Organiser and an ambassador of Culture from the field of Theatre.
Chinna was Born on 11th September 1957 in Kerala. After his graduation in B.A. joined Adarsha Film institute to study Theatre and got Gold Medal. In 1969 he started his acting carrier by acting in a play called “Thali Kattakke Thayar” “ತಾಳಿ ಕಟ್ಟಕ್ಕೆ ತಯಾರ್”. He has acted in many Kannada, Thulu, Malayam, Konkini and English dramas.
Sri Chinna has served in Akashvani and Doordarshan as an Actor. He has acted in Cinema also.
Considering his contribution to the field of Drama this year’s “Ajitha Sri” award has been given to Mr. Kasaragodu Chinna.