C. R. Simha

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C. R. Simha
A portrait of Shri C.R.Simha who will be presented with the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award for Theatre - Acting (Kannada)by the President Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam in New Delhi on October 26, 2004.jpg
October 26, 2004.
Channapatna Ramaswamy Simha

(1942-06-16)16 June 1942
Died28 February 2014(2014-02-28) (aged 71)
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
OccupationActor, Movie director, Theatre director

Channapatna Ramaswami Simha (Kannada: ಚನ್ನಪಟ್ನ ರಾಮಸ್ವಾಮಿ ಸಿಂಹ) better known as C. R. Simha (Kannada: ಸಿ. ಆರ್. ಸಿಂಹ) (June 16, 1942 – February 28, 2014) was an Indian actor, director, dramatist and a playwright.

He was best known for his work on Kannada movies and for his work in stage shows. He directed many successful stage shows such as Kakanakote, Thughlaq and Sankranthi.

Simha died at a hospital in Bangalore from prostate cancer, aged 71.[1]

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  1. "Veteran actor C. R. Simha is no more". The Hundu.com. Retrieved March 1, 2014.

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