About Upendra and Priyanka Upendra
Upendra Rao (known mononymously as Upendra; born 18 September 1968) is an Indian actor, filmmaker, producer, screenwriter and politician who works primarily in Kannada cinema. Upendra has also worked in Telugu films.Upendra was born to Manjunath Rao and Anusuya in Bangalore. His father was from Thekkatte, Koteshwara, Kundapur Taluk, Udupi district in Karnataka (formerly Mysore State) kannada family. He obtained his Bachelor of Commerce degree from APS College of Commerce, Bangalore. During his time at the college, he participated in plays and often formed troupes with his friends. His association with actor and director Kashinath, a distant relative of his, began during his final year in college.Upendra directed a horror suspense thriller next called Shhh! in 1993. The film featured Kashinath and a young producer and actor named Kumar Govind. The film was a major box office success, and Upendra came out as an independent director.
Priyanka Upendra (née Trivedi) is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Kannada films and in a few Bengali, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Odia films.Priyanka was born in Calcutta (now Kolkata) into a Bengali family. Her mother is from West Bengal and father from Uttar Pradesh.She spent ten years of her schooling life in the US and about three years in Singapore, before graduating with a commerce degree from a college in Kolkata.Priyanka subsequently moved to Mumbai and acted in the Hindi film Mujhe Meri Biwi Se Bachaao (2001). She then began receiving offers for South Indian films, and went on make Telugu films Soori and Raa, the former of which was remade in Hindi as Durga with Priyanka acting in that too; H2O and Kotigobba in Kannada; and Raajjiyam, Raja, Kadhal Sadugudu and Jananam in Tamil.
Upendra and Priyanka Upendra love story
Upendra Priyanka’s marriage is a love marriage. On one occasion, Upendra said that the friendship between him and Priyanka started during the movie ‘Raw’ and during the H2O movie, the friendship turned into love and we got married after meeting two opinions. While Upendra is an introvert in real life, the couple did not go on long drives or dinner dates while in love. Shortly after her marriage, Priyanka adopted Kannada traditions.Upendra’s wife was also selected as Miss Kolkata.In 2003, Upendra married his co-star Priyanka.
Upendra and Priyanka Upendra marriage
On 14 December 2003, Upendra married actress and former Miss Kolkata Priyanka Trivedi, who first starred opposite him in the Telugu movie Raa and then in H2O. Upendra and his family now resides in Bangalore.
Upendra and Priyanka Upendra childrens
The couple has two children named Aayush and Aishwarya.