Sunethra Nagaraaj - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 1
2:15 pm
Gallery

The Origin Story of India’s States

Venkataraghavan Subha Srinivasan with Sunethra Nagaraaj

Bio

Sunethra Nagaraaj, popularly known as RJ Nethra on Radio.
A “4 time- National Award Winning Radio Jockey” and “Actor” has been associated with the elusive Radio Industry for 10 years now and is a household name.
Having had a tantalizing voice, she shot to fame almost instantly in 2008 when she started hosting Radio and TV Shows. She currently hosts a show called “Star Express” on Radio City 91.1 between 11-2pm. Most of her shows have been No.1 and ruled the charts!

Biggest awards from the “Indian Radio Forum” for Excellence in Radio narrate stories of consistent hard work and her immense talent. She was adjudged –
“BEST KANNADA RJ OF THE YEAR 2010”
“BEST KANNADA SHOW OF THE YEAR 2010”.
“BEST KANNADA RJ OF THE YEAR 2012”
“BEST KANNADA RJ OF THE YEAR 2019”

Apart from Radio, Sunethra’s had a memorable stint on Television’s Biggest Reality Show Bigg Boss-3 Kannada in 2015. Her successful run in the house went on for over 50 days and has garnered a lot of appreciation.

Movies were a natural transition following her fame on Radio.
Sunethra debuted with Dwarakish Chitra’s “Aatagara” in 2015, which was a critically acclaimed blockbuster with an ensemble cast.
She went on to play the protagonist in “Ring Road” in 2015 and “6ne maili” in 2018.
Two of her impending releases in 2020- “Talaaq Talaaq Talaaq”, in which she plays the protagonist and “Act 1978” which has an ensemble cast.

Public profiles-
https://www.facebook.com/rjnetraa/

https://twitter.com/rjnethra?lang=en
https://www.instagram.com/naan_nethra/?hl=en