Popular Kannada actors Yash and Radhika Pandit recently got engaged at a star hotel in Goa. The couple, who were dating each other for past five years, finally exchanged rings with each other.
Sandalwood actors like Ambareesh, Ravichandran, Puneeth Rajkumar, Malavika Avinash, and Sumalatha attended the low-profile ceremony besides family members and close relatives in attendance.
Yash and Radhika both started their acting journey through small screen and progressed to large screen. Now, Yash is one among the other five highest paid male actors in Sandalwood. His original name is Naveen Kumar Gowda. Apart from movies, he also appeared in television soaps and theatre plays.
On the other hand, Radhika Pandit was a leading actress in Kannada and the recipient of three South Filmfare Awards and a Karnataka State Film Award. In the initial stage of her career, she too acted in lead roles for some television soaps such as Sumangali and Nandagokula.
Yash made his film debut as a supporting actor in Jambada Hudugi which was released in 2007. In his very next film “Moggina Manasu”, he promoted as protagonist and romanced with Radhika Pandit. The couple together acted for the first time for this flick.
Later, the newly engaged couple paired in Santhosh Ananddram’s romantic drama ‘Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari’ and Yogaraj Bhat’s romantic comedy thriller ‘Drama’. And they will be next seen in upcoming Mahesh Rao’s “Santhu: Straight Forward”.
On the occasion of engagement, Yash’s mother Pushpa said that they haven’t yet finalized the wedding date and both the family members will meet together again to decide.
Currently, Yash is busy with Rana and KGF shoots while Radhika with Doddmane Huduga.