Arjun Sarja Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

Ashok Babu popularly known as Srinivasa Arjun Sarja is an Indian actor, director, and producer who is known for working in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada cinema. He was born on 15th August 1964 in Madhugiri, Tumkur District, Karnataka, India to Late Shakti Prasad and Lakshmi. His father was an actor and his mother is an art teacher. He had a brother Kishore Sarja. Arjun always wanted to be a police officer. Chiranjeevi Sarja and Dhruva Sarja are his cousins. He completed B.Sc.

Arjun made his film debut as a junior artist In 1981 with the Kannada film Simhada Mari Sainya. He also appeared in several films as a junior artist, such as Aasha, Pooja Phala, Prema Yuddha etc. 

In 1984, Arjun made his film debut as a lead actor in the Kannada film Male Bantu Male. In that year he also made his Tamil debut with the film, Nandri. 

In 1985, Arjun made his Telugu debut with the film, Maa Pallelo Gopaludu. For his performance in the film, he was praised. He also appeared in nine films that year. 

In 1986, he was seen in ten films. But he was noticed for his performance in the film, Naga Devatha. 

In 1987, he was seen in eleven films. But he was praised for Manavadostunnadu and Shankar Guru. 

In 1988, he starred in ten films. Thaimel Aanai was one of the hit films of that year. 

Sonthakkaran and Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu helped him to earn positive reviews in 1989. He also appeared in five other films that year. 

In 1990, he had six releases. 

Thanga Thamaraigal and Enga Ooru Sippai were his only released films in 1991. 

In 1992, Arjun made his directorial debut with Sevagan. He also acted in that film. He also had five releases in that year. 

Gentleman was his breakthrough film, which was released in 1993. He even won Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor for his performance. In that year he also appeared in six other films. 

In 1994, he had four releases. Jai Hind was his most successful film of that year. 

Karnaa and Kurudhipunal were his two most successful films of 1995. Kurudhipunal became India’s official entry for the 68th Academy Awards Best Foreign Language Film category. He was praised for his acting. In that year he appeared two other films. 

In 1996, he had three releases. 

Adimai Sangili was his only released film in 1997. 

In 1998 Arjun made his Hindi debut with Zulm-O-Sitam. In that year, he also appeared in three more films. 

In 1999, Arjun appeared in the film Mudhalvan. His acting was highly claimed and he won Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor for his performance. In the same year, he also appeared in four other films. 

He had three released films in 2000. He was praised for his role in Rhythm.

From 2001 to 2010, he has several releases, such as Sri Manjunatha (2001), Ezhumalai (2002), Parasuram (2003), Puttintiki Ra Chelli (2004), Aanai (2005), Vathiyar (2006), Thavam (2007), Thiruvannamalai (2008), Vayuputra (2009), Vallakottai (2010) etc. 

In 2011, he appeared in an extended guest role for Makatha. 

In 2012, he had three releases. But, Prasad was another turning point in his career. His performance was praised and he won Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actor for his performance. Even some reviewers stated that the film was his career-best. 

In 2013, he had three releases, Kadal, Vana Yuddham and Moondru Per Moondru Kaadhal. Each of his performances was praised by critics. He won Vijay Award for Best Villain for his acting in Kadal. 

In the following years, he appeared in several films, including Jai Hind 2 (2014), Final Cut of Director (2016), Nibunan (2017), Naa Peru Surya, Naa Illu India (2018), Kurukshetra (2019), Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham (2021), Oppanda (2022) etc. 

He has directed 11 films and also produced and distributed several films. 

He married former actress Niveditha in 1968. He has two daughters, Aishwarya and Anjana.

NameSrinivasa Sarja
Nick NameAction King, Ashok Babu, Seenu
ProfessionActor, Director, Producer, Writer
Date of Birth15 August 1964
Age59 Years (2022)
Birth PlaceMadhugiri, Tumkur district, Karnataka, India
NationalityIndian
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolNot Known
CollageNot Known
DebutFilm: Putani Agent 123 (Kannada, 1979), Nandri (Tamil, 1984), Maa Pallelo Gopaludu (Telugu, 1985), Zulm-O-Sitam (Hindi, 1998)
Directorial: Sevagan (Tamil, 1992)
Production: Sevagan (Tamil, 1992), Thutta Mutta (Kannada, 1998)
Writing: Sevagan (Tamil, 1992)
ReligionHinduism
Zodiac SignLeo

Arjun Sarja Career

  • Arjun made his film debut as a junior artist In 1981 with the Kannada film Simhada Mari Sainya. He also appeared in several films as a junior artist, such as Aasha, Pooja Phala, Prema Yuddha etc. 
  • In 1984, Arjun made his film debut as a lead actor in the Kannada film Male Bantu Male. In that year he also made his Tamil debut with the film, Nandri. 
  • In 1985, Arjun made his Telugu debut with the film, Maa Pallelo Gopaludu. He also appeared in nine films that year. 
  • In 1986, he was seen in ten films. 
  • In 1987, he was seen in eleven films.
  • In 1988, he starred in ten films. 
  • In 1989, he appeared in seven films along with Sonthakkaran and Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu.
  • In 1990, he had six releases. 
  • Thanga Thamaraigal and Enga Ooru Sippai were his only released films in 1991. 
  • In 1992, Arjun made his directorial debut with Sevagan. He also acted in that film. He also had five releases in that year. 
  • Gentleman was his breakthrough film, which was released in 1993. In that year he also appeared in six other films. 
  • In 1994, he had four releases.
  • Karnaa and Kurudhipunal were his two most successful films of 1995. In that year he appeared two other films. 
  • In 1996, he had three releases. 
  • Adimai Sangili was his only released film in 1997. 
  • In 1998 Arjun made his Hindi debut with Zulm-O-Sitam. In that year, he also appeared in three more films. 
  • In 1999, Arjun appeared in the film Mudhalvan. In the same year, he also appeared in four other films. 
  • He had three released films in 2000.
  • From 2001 to 2010, he has several releases, such as Sri Manjunatha (2001), Ezhumalai (2002), Parasuram (2003), Puttintiki Ra Chelli (2004), Aanai (2005), Vathiyar (2006), Thavam (2007), Thiruvannamalai (2008), Vayuputra (2009), Vallakottai (2010) etc. 
  • In 2011, he appeared in an extended guest role for Makatha. 
  • In 2012, he had three releases.
  • In 2013, he had three releases, Kadal, Vana Yuddham and Moondru Per Moondru Kaadhal. 
  • In the following years, he appeared in several films, including Jai Hind 2 (2014), Final Cut of Director (2016), Nibunan (2017), Naa Peru Surya, Naa Illu India (2018), Kurukshetra (2019), Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham (2021), Oppanda (2022) etc. 
  • He has directed 11 films and also produced and distributed several films.

Arjun Sarja Family 

Father Name Shakthi Prasad (Died, Kannada Film Actor)
Mother Name Lakshmi (Art teacher)
Brother Kishore Sarja (Died, Kannada Film Director)
Sister Not Known
Wife Asha Rani

Arjun Sarja Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Married
Affairs / Girlfriend Asha Rani
Wife/ Spouse Asha Rani
Marriage date Year 1988
Marriage Place Chennai
ChildrenSon: N/A
Daughter: Aishwarya Arjun (Actress), Anjana
Arjun Sarja Family

Arjun Sarja Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Arjun Sarja Favourite 

Favourite  Actor Kamal Haasan, Sivaji Ganesan, Karthik
Favourite  Actress Kajol
Favourite  Song N/A
Favourite  Movie N/A
Favourite  CuisineChicken
Favourite  Color Lemon Yellow
Favourite  Sport Cricket
Favourite  Destination Switzerland

Arjun Sarja Education 

School Not Known
Collage Not Known
Educational Qualification Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Arjun Sarja Net Worth

Net WorthN/A
SalaryN/A
Income SourceN/A
Car CollectionN/A

Some Unknown facts about Arjun Sarja

  • Media and fans called him Action King. 
  • He didn’t take any remuneration for his filmSri Anjaneyam as a confessed worshipper of the deity.
  • Arjun always wanted to be a police officer.
  • He is an ardent devotee of Hanuman,
  • He is building a Hanuman temple on the outskirts of China.
  • He holds a black belt in Karate.
  • He loves bike riding
  • Writing and singing are his hobbies.

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