Sudeep is an actor in Kannada cinema industry. He is from Shimoga,Karnataka. He hails from a hotelier family.He is a mechanical engineer by profession
he made his debut in Bollywood with movie "PHOONK".
His first movie was Thayava and then he played a supportive role in the movie Prathyartha directed by Sunil Kumar Desai. He then acted in a movie called Sparsha which was also directed by Sunil Kumar Desai and it is the first movie of Sudeep where he is seen in a lead role. In 2003, Sudeep acted in a hit film Huccha which gave him a very big fan following. He is one of the popular actors in Kannada film industry.
He acted in one of the critically acclaimed tragedy film "huccha" which proved his acting capabilities. He also acted in Kannada version of the tamil movie Autograph and Telugu movie "Swathi Muthyam".He has got FilmFare Award twice consecutive years.