He was born on 4 September 1948. He is an actor cum politician. He is Kannada’s finest actors. Apart from Kannada movies, he also acted in Marathi, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu and Hindi movies. He also acted in ‘Malgudi days’. He was also fluent in languages like: Kannada, Konkani, Marathi, Hindi and with a good understanding of Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam. He was born to Anandi and Sadanand Nagarkatte in the Uttara Kannada district of the Kingdom of Mysore. He was brought up in Shirali in Uttar Kannada. He completed his education from Dakshina Kannada district and Chitrapura Matha in Uttara Kannada. He then went to Mumbai, to make his career as an actor. He was attracted towards acting and then he did plays in the languages like Konkani, Kannada and Marathi plays which he did till he turned 22. His greatest hits were: Chandanada Gombe, Naa Ninna Bidaalare (1979), Benkiya Bale, Ibbani Karagitu, Makkaliralavva Mane Thumba, Mududida Taavare Aralitu, Nodi Swamy Naavirodu Heege (1983), Amma,Ganeshana Maduve, Gauri Ganesha, Udbava, Undoohoda Konduhoda, Beladingala Baale, Hasyaratna Ramakrishna, Yarigu Helbedi, dairya lakshmi. He got married to actress Gayatri and they got married and have a daughter Aditi. Check out this page for more updates on Anant Nag.