Date of Birth
Pavan Wadeyar (born 10 December 1987) is an Indian film director, screenwriter, lyricist, actor, and producer best known for his work in Kannada cinema. He is known for writing and directing Govindaya Namaha (2012), for which he won the SIIMA award for Best Debut Director.
Wadeyar began his career by working as an assistant director to Yogaraj Bhat in Pancharangi (2010). He made his directional debut with Govindaya Namaha (2012) which went on to become a successful film.
He has an elder sister called Ashwini Madhusudhan. He is a Bachelor of Commerce graduate with distinction.
He worked at Fidelity company in Bangalore for 8 months due to his passion for cinema he resigned from his job and entered the film industry.
In December 2017, Wadeyar got engaged to actress and fashion designer Apeksha Purohit. They married in August 2018.