Jai Jagadish

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Jai Jagadish
Born (1954-06-29) 29 June 1954 (age 67)
Height5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Spouse(s)Roopa (Divorced), Vijayalakshmi Singh

Jai Jagadish (born 29 June 1954) is an Indian film actor, director and producer in the Kannada film industry. Starting his career as an actor in Phalitamsha (1976), he went on to feature in over 300 films as an actor.[1] In 1998, he turned producer for the film Bhoomi Thayiya Chochchala Maga. His debut directorial film was Madana.[2] Some of the notable films of Jai Jagadish as an actor include Gaali Maathu (1981), Benkiyalli Aralida Hoovu (1983), Bandhana (1984), Madhuve Madu Tamashe Nodu (1986) and Garjane (1981), among others. His film Kothigalu Saar Kothigalu won the Filmfare Award for Best film. He is the President of Wakayama Karate-Do India.

Personal life[edit]

He divorced his first wife Roopa and the custody of his daughter Arpitha was given to his wife Roopa.[3] He Later married actress Vijayalakshmi Singh, the sister of director Rajendra Singh Babu. They have three daughters Vaibhavi, Vainidhi and Vaisiri.

Selected filmography[edit]



  1. "Jai Jagdish advice to Sudeep". supergoodmovies.cpm. 26 April 2011. Archived from the original on 29 April 2011. Retrieved 3 May 2011.
  2. "Actor Jai Jagadish Filmography". Archived from the original on 19 February 2013. Retrieved 3 May 2011.
  3. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 29 March 2020. Retrieved 8 August 2020.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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