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Parvathamma Rajkumar Biography
Parvathamma Rajkumar age is 77 years in 2017 an famous Indian film producer and distributor. Her husband Rajkumar was a famous star of Kannada cinema. She produced hit films featuring Rajkumar and their sons Shivrajkumar, Puneeth Rajkumar and Raghavendra Rajkumar. Female actor who found fame in her productions include Malashri, Prema, Rakshita, Sudha Rani and Ramya.
She has received many awards some of the awards she has received are the Phalke Academy award, Kannada Rajyotsava, and a lifetime achievement award from the Government of Karnataka state. By the year 2012 she had produced 80 films. She has spoken in defence of Kannadigas, regarding Karnataka’s position in two state water disputes and against piracy of the Kannada films industry works.Parvathamma Rajkumar height was good.
She was born at Nanjangud district Mysore in Karnataka state on 6 Dec 1939 to Appaji Gowda and Lakshmamma, the 2nd child among 4 sons and 4 daughters. Singanallur Puttaswamaiah, her future father-in-law, placed a silver coin in her cradle and allegedly vowed to make Parvathamma his daughter-in-law. Parvathamma was married to Rajkumar at the age of 13 on date 25 June 1953. In the year 2000, her husband shockingly was kidnapped by the bandit Veerappan, and held for ransom for more then 100 days. Rajkumar died on date 12 April 2006 due to heart failure.
Parvathamma Rajkumar established family firm for film production called Vajreshwari Combines or Poornima enterprises. The first movie produced was Trimurthi with husband in a lead role; Trimurthi was a great success. Her brothers S.A. Chinne Gowda, S.A. Govindaraj, and S.A. Srinivas are among the film producers.
She has produced more then 80 films and launched her three sons as film stars. Her most successful films with her husband in a lead role include Trimurthy, Haalu Jenu, Kaviratna Kalidasa and Jeevana Chaitra. Parvathamma Rajkumar produced Anand, Om, Janumada Jodi, and several other movies with her older son Shiv Rajkumar in lead role. Her son Raghavendra Rajkumar played the lead in Chiranjeevi Sudhakar, Nanjundi Kalyana, Swasthik and Tuvvi Tuvvi Tuvvi. Her youngest son are Puneeth starred in Appu, Abhi and Hudugaru.
She has 3 sons and 2 daughters. Her eldest child is son Shiv Rajkumar, who is a successful as a Kannada film actor. He got married Geetha, daughter of Sarekoppa Bangarappa, on 12 July 1961. She then gave birth to daughters Poornima and Lakshmi. Poornima married film actor Ram Kumar and Lakshmi was married to a producer and distributor S A Govindaraj . Parvathamma’s youngest children are sons Raghavendra Rajkumar and Lohit. Raghavendra who acted in some movies before joining the family industry. He happily married to Mangala. Lohit (nicknamed Appu) changed his name to Puneeth Rajkumar and married Ashwini. Sadly Parvathamma passed away at the age 77 years in 2017.