Diganth (1983-0) is a Kannada Actor known for the movies Lifeu Ishtene(2011), Masth Maja Maadi(2008), Mungaru Male(2006)

NameDiganth (ದಿಗಂತ್)
TitlesDoodh Peda
Other NamesDiganth Manchale
Date Of Birth28 December 1983
Age40 years 4 months 23 days
Place Of BirthSagara, Karnataka
Favorite ActressPriyanka Chopra
EducationTunga Mahavidyalaya, Thirthahalli
Wiki Pagehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diganth
BrotherAkash Manchale
Education (Graduation)Bachelor's Degree in Commerce from Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, in Bengaluru
Facebook Profilehttps://www.facebook.com/Spotlight.DiganthManchale/
Twitter Profilehttps://twitter.com/DiganthM
Favorite ColorBlack
Eye colorLight Brown
Favorite SportsCricket, Badminton
FatherKrishnamurthy Manchale
MotherMallika Manchale
Favorite Vacation DestinationKopanang, Thailand
Favorite SongEe Sanje Yaakaagide
Favorite MovieEddelu Manjunatha
Favorite FoodMushrooms, Bisibele bath
CousinsShubha , Divya Sudhi Manchale
Favorite DressDenims and T shirt
Height5 feet 9 inches (175 cm)
Debut MovieMiss California


Diganth is an Indian actor who has acted in many Kannada movies & few other language movies. He is model turned actor. He is fondly called Doodh Peda of Malnad.

Childhood, Family & Personal Life

Diganth was born as Diganth Manchale on Wednesday, 28th December 1983, in Sagara, Karnataka in a Havyaka Kannada speaking family to Krishnamurthy Manchale(father) a professor in the college, and Mallika(mother) is a housewife. Name Diganth means "Sky"

Diganth has an elder brother named Akash Manchale who lives in Singapore.

Diganth is a vegetarian by choice, he used to eat meat when he was into sports, later he gave up because of his Love for animals.

Diganth growing up wanted to become either an actor or a sports personality, he confesses he wasn't too much into studies.

Diganth has a cousin sister named Shubha, when Diganth had an eye injury in London her husband Dr Vijay operated on his eye.


  • School: Seva Bharathi
  • Pre University College: Tunga Mahavidyalaya, Thirthahalli
  • Graduation: Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, in Bengaluru

Movie Career

Debut Movie: Diganth began his career with Miss California(20016), directed by Kodlu Ramakrishnawith Janu ArasuBhavyaJayanthi.

 After the failure of his first movie "Miss California" Diganth did not get a chance for 3 years, he used the spare time to improve his modelling career, he appeared in TV commercials as well as print Ads. He walked Ramp shows like "Lakme Fashion Week", "Wills India Fashion week".

Bollywood Debut: Diganth made his Bollywood debut in "Wedding Pullav" in 2015. It was directed by Binod Pradhan, and the cast included Anushka Ranjan, Sonalli Sehgall.

He has also acted in a Tulu movie.

Diganth: Photos, Pictures

(All Diganth Photos)

Diganth: Videos

Ragale With Risika on Aindritha Ray & Diganth Manchale
Ragale With Risika on Aindritha Ray & Diganth Manchale
Diganth & Aindrita Ray- Parijatha movie interview
Diganth & Aindrita Ray- Parijatha movie interview

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. If he is a brand ambassador of a product the tagline would be according to him is "Somari Siddha"
  2. In 2013 he received "the Romantic Star" award at SIIMA awards.
  3. A TAG Heuer is his favorite brand.
  4. An NRI producer sent threatening emails to Diganth for failing to reply to his calls and SMS.
  5. Aindritha ray is Diganth's close friend in Kannada industry among actresses.
  6. He is a very lazy person according to himself.
  7. Radhika Pandit is Diganth's favorite Kannada actress.
  8. Diganth had a girlfriend when he was in B.Com
  9. Diganth has more friends, more in his native place than in the industry. People often take his quietude for attitude.
  10. Diganth smiles & laughs a lot, even in untimely situations resulting in irritation to strangers
  11. Prajwal Devaraj is Diganth's close friend in Kannada industry among actors
  12. Diganth has a pit bull dog named Charlie.
  13. He drinks milk as soon as he wakes up, then he drinks water.
  14. Diganth's mother Mallika Manchale is a good badminton player.
  15. In an interview in 2012 Diganth announced he and Aindrita might become a couple in 2015
  16. Diganth has very close friend named Sujith
  17. Diganth is fanatic of cricket, he was very much involved with CCL. He made friends in many industries through CCL.
  18. Diganth had an eye injury in an accident in London.

Diganth: Filmography (29)

(All Diganth Movies)
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2017 Chowka[Actor(Krishna Rao)]
2016 Parapancha[Actor]
2016 Nagarahavu[Actor(Nagacharan)]
2015 Minchagi Nee Baralu[Actor(Jai)]
2015 Sharp Shooter[Actor(Jadera Kannappa),Playback Singer]
2013 Barfi[Actor(Santhosh)]
2012 Parijatha[Actor(Bhaskar)]
2012 Dev S/o Muddegowda[Actor(Dev)]
2011 Jolly Boy[Actor(Ganesh)]
2011 Mr. Duplicate[Actor(Vikram)]
2011 Lifeu Ishtene[Actor(Vishal)]
2011 Puthra[Actor(Krishna)]
2011 Thare[Actor]
2011 Kanchana[Actor(Venki)]
2010 Swayamvara[Actor(Vijay)]
2010 Pancharangi[Actor(Bharath Kumar)]
2010 Bisile[Actor(Vicky)]
2009 House Full[Actor(Diggu)]
2009 Manasare[Actor(Manohar)]
2009 Malebille[Actor(Akash)]
2008 Chilipili Hakkigalu[Actor]
2008 Masth Maja Maadi[Actor]
2007 SMS 6260[Actor]
2007 Meera Madhava Raghava[Actor]
2007 Gaalipata[Actor(Diganth)]
2006 Mandya[Actor]
2006 Miss California[Actor]
2006 Mungaru Male[Actor(Nandini\'s fiancé)]
2006 Kadala Mage[Actor(Arun)]


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  1. If you depend on quantity, your quality will definitely decline i.e. why I am careful on choosing films
  2. I would love to work in an action or a thriller moviea
  3. Wear what you want to. Carry it with confidence, and you will look good with it.