Puneeth Rajkumar is the youngest son of Kannada matinee idol Dr Rajkumar

Fans gave Puneeth Rajkumar the nickname Appu

Appu made his acting debut as a child artiste in his father's movie

Not only a talented actor, Puneeth Rajkumar was also a singer, TV host and a producer

Puneeth hosted the Kannada version of the quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati, titled Kannadadha Kotyaadhipati

Puneeth did a lot of charity and was funding a education programme which is now taken over by Kollywood actor, Vishal

Puneeth is survived by his wife Ashwini and daughter Driti and Vandita

Puneeth Rajkumar's last movie James hit theatres across the world today