Noted Kannada film director and screenplay writer D Rajendra Babu died of heart attack here on Sunday,family sources said. He was 62. He is survived by wife and two daughters.
The director had directed over 50 films in various genres. Considered one of the most revered directors of Kannada film industry,Babu also directed a few Telugu films and a Malayalam film. He also directed a Hindi film Pyaar Karke Dekho in 1987 with Govinda and Mandakini playing the lead roles.