This great filmmaker has received 20 awards including national, international, and other awards from the past 26 years of his career life. As a matter of fact, he was chosen for the post of chairman of Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy situated in Bangalore.
He directed three movies Janumada Jodi, Chinnari Mutta, and Nagamandala which are the block buster hits of the sandalwood industry. Later, his movie Naaviddeve Echarike was awarded in the state level and was also screened in the International Children’s Film Festival.
However, he was also the part of television serial direction such as Sankranthi, Mussanje, Gelati, Namma Nammalli, and much more. This great director bagged the national integration award for three of his best movies. Most evidently, he is the only director to win the national integration award and seven best regional director awards in the consecutive years.