The Hush Post| 9:55 am |one-minute-read
Famous actor-politician Ambareesh breathed his last on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday.
Ambareesh passed away at a Bengaluru hospital. A man of many names and a strong voice, and a close friend of Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy and superstar Rajinikanth, 66-year-old Malavalli Huchegowda Amarnath aka Ambareesh (his screen name) was not just an action-hero, but a politician who fought for against many ills in the society.
Often known as a ‘rebel star,’ MH Ambareesh acted in more than 200 films. He portrayed an array of characters as an antagonist.
Ambareesh was known to have chosen “angry young man roles” during his career.
He set foot in the Kannada film industry in 1972 with the film ‘Nagarahavu.’ His last film was ‘Ambi Ning Vayassaytho’, released in 2018.
Film stars from the Kannada film industry and entire south extended their shock on hearing the sad bit of news.