Shreyas Chinga is a one of a kind, rare breed of Actor-Director-Line Producer combination. He started his journey as a theatre artist with Prakash Belawadi and has also worked as an Associate to Indrajit Lankesh in the films Luv you Alia and Shakeela and has also worked in four other Hindi films. He has also worked in more than 300 TV Commercials in the Line Production team under the famed Line Producers Pradeep Belawadi and MG Sathya and has the experience of working as an Assistant/ Associate Director with renowned directors like Dibaker Banerjee, Gauri Shinde, R.Balki, Rajeev Menon, Samir Tewari and many more. Shreyas Chinga’s unique experience as an actor, director and a line producer make him a very promising talent to get introduced into the Kannada industry.
Shreyas Chinga is also the son of veteran Art Director/Technician Suri who has worked in several Hollywood films and also worked closely with Shankar Nag in his magnum opus Malgudi Days.
Shreyas Chinga has not just proven his mettle as an actor through his upcoming film “David” which has garnered lot of expectations but Shreyas Chinga has also Co Directed the film “David”.
“David” is the first Kannada film to have an international distributor screening at The Cannes Film Festival and is getting ready for a December 2022 release.
The film “David” revolves around 4 stories and a hero (Shreyas Chinga) who gets involved in situations where he is forced to go against powers beyond his ability.
Shreyas Chinga is also an expert at creating very high quality content at a very low cost. Many of David’s locations, which looks international are in fact scouted locally and have been used in a Kannada film for the first time and the entire film has been completed in a very economical budget with very high international quality standards.
Well prepared and extremely talented youngsters like Shreyas Chinga are exactly what the industry needs at this positive stage where the Kannada industry is reaching a global platform.
Recently in the Kannada film industry, Actors who have also turned into Directors have proven to be very successful in the recent times like Rakshit Shetty, Rishabh Shetty, Madarangi Krishna, Raj B Shetty and we wish Shreyas Chinga all the best for what seems to be a bright future ahead for him.