‘Sultan of Sandalwood’ and the murderous ‘flop’ he scripted in real life

'One glaring fact was that Darshan failed to handle his success, fame, and popularity. He fell into bad company as well.'

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 21, 2024 | 7:00 AMUpdatedJun 21, 2024 | 7:20 AM

Darshan was arrested for his alleged links in Renukaswamy murder case. (Facebook)

From being the highest-earning Kannada star, whose films rarely bombed at the box office, “challenging star” Darshan Thugoodeepa with several brush-ins with the law in the last 15 years, now faces his biggest challenge: Arrested for the chilling murder of a fan. Analysing his personality, observers say that he failed to handle his success and fame and fell into bad company.

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