It is another setback to Kannada cinema industry. One of the popular directors of Kannada cinema A R Babu known for ‘Halo Yama’ super hit film in which hat trick director Prem was his assistant passed away after prolonged illness.
AR Babu fought the kidney ailment and other diseases for a long time. He commenced his career in 1998 from ‘Chor Guru Chandal Shishya’.
The last film he directed was Sapnoki Raani. Chamkaayisi Chindi Udaayisi did well in the box office, Maru Janma, Agodella Olledakke, Jee Boomba, Cooli Raaja, Khalanayaka are some of his films.
AR Babu son Shaan also in the Kannada cinema industry as writer and director. May the soul of AR Babu rest in peace.