Yash (KGF) Age, Height, Relationship, Family, Biography & Movies

Anjali Saxena

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Yash (KGF) Biography

Full Name: Naveen Kumar Gowda

Professionally Known as: Yash

Date of Birth: 8 January 1986

Age: 35 years (as of 2021)

Birthplace: Bhuvanahalli, Hassan, Karnataka, India

Height: Approximately 5 feet 11 inches


  • Father: Arun Kumar
  • Mother: Pushpa
  • Siblings: Nandini (sister)


Yash is married to Radhika Pandit, an actress in the Kannada film industry. They tied the knot on December 9, 2016.

Children: They are blessed with a daughter named Ayra (born in 2018) and a son (born in 2019).

Career Highlights:

Yash began his acting career with theater plays and television serials. He made his film debut with the movie “Jambada Hudugi” in 2007. However, it was the films “Moggina Manasu” (2008), “Drama” (2012), “Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari” (2014), and most notably “KGF: Chapter 1” (2018) that brought him widespread fame. He reprised his role as Rocky in “KGF: Chapter 2,” which was one of the most anticipated films.

Notable Achievements:

Yash has received several awards throughout his acting career, including the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performance in “Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari”.


  • Yash established an organization called Yasho Marga Foundation, which aims to support various causes in India.
  • He is often referred to as the “Rocking Star” by his fans.


Yash has become a household name in the Indian film industry, especially after the massive success of “KGF: Chapter 1”. With his dedication to acting and his impactful roles, he continues to be a prominent figure in Kannada cinema and is gaining recognition in other film industries as well.