Maasthi Upparahalli

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K Upparahalli, Malur taluk, Kolar District, Karnataka, India
  • Dialogue writer
  • screenwriter
  • actor
Years active2006–present
  • Chinnappa (father)
  • Saraswathi (mother)

Maasthi Upparahalli (born 21st January) is an Indian Dialoguewriter, screenwriter, and actor best known for his work in Kannada cinema. [1] He started his writing career from Suntaragaali movie. [2] He worked as an co Writer for Tushar Ranganath, Duniya Soori and Yogaraj Bhat also he has done with a cameo appearance in Devru. [3]


Maasthi started his career by working as writer in 2006 for the movie suntaragaali Tushar Ranganath and Duniya Soori was working as co director for it which was directed by Sadhu Kokila. [4] [5] Later he penned story for Ball Pen (film)| Ball Pen later in 2017 he started to write dialogues for Duniya Soori's kaddipudi movie which gave good fame. [6] [7] Also worked as co writer for Panchatantra directed by Yogaraj Bhat. [8] [9]

Early life

Masthi was born on 21st January to Saraswathi and Chinnappa in Kamta Upparahalli Village, Karnataka. [10][11]. He studied bachelor of Law graduate due to his passion towards cinema he entered the film industry in 2006. [12] [13]

As actor

Year Film Role Notes
2008 Devru
2013 kaddipudi
2015 Kendasampige

Nominated - SIIMA Awards|SIIMA Award for Best Male Debut
Nominated - Filmfare Special Award - South|Filmfare Best Debut Actor

2015 Rocket
2019 Panchatantra

As Writer

Year Film Notes
2006 Suntaragaali
2012 Balpen
2013 Kaddipudi
2017 College Kumar
2017 Ayogya
2018 Tagaru
2018 Kattu Kathe
2019 Panchatantra
2020 Gentleman
2020 Khaki
2020 Family Pack Filming
2020 Salaga Filming


  1. "Suri is my guru in the industry". Times Of India.
  2. "Masti to pen dialogues for Rishab Shetty's next film". Times Of India.
  3. "Duniya Vijay's Salaga to get Ugadi release". Indian Express.
  4. "Duniya Vijay's Salaga to get Ugadi release". Indian Express.
  5. "Salaga to get Ugadi release". Indian Express.
  6. "Yograj Bhat pins hopes on new film Panchatantra". The Hindu.
  7. "Team Love Mocktail talks about the film". Times Of India.
  8. "Masthi Interview". Vijaya Karnataka.
  9. "Arjun Kumar and Likith Shetty reunite for Family Pack". Indian Express.
  10. "Radhika Kumaraswamy will be seen as a doctor and ghost in 'Damayanti'". Indian Express.
  11. "Masthi into RGV camp". Prajavani.
  12. "Script Writer Masthi Inteview". Kannada Prabha.
  13. "Young writer in demand". Tv5 Kannada.

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