Kona Venkat

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Kona Venkat
కోన వెంకట్
Born (1965-02-19) 19 February 1965 (age 56)
Bapatla, India
Alma materUniversity of Pune
Years active1998–present
RelativesKona Prabhakara Rao
Neeraja Kona

Kona Venkat (Telugu: కోన వెంకట్; born 19 February 1965) is an Indian film screenwriter, producer, director, dialogue writer, lyricist and actor known for his works in Telugu cinema, and Bollywood.[1][2][3] He is known for his works in box office hits such as Alludu Seenu, Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi Baadshah, Dookudu, Adurs, Ready, Dhee, Venky, Geethanjali, Happy, Samba, Ninnu Kori and Jai Lava Kusa and has recently completed 50 films and 20 years in the film industry.,[4][5]

Selected filmography[edit]

As a writer[edit]

He started his journey in the film industry in 1997, and, before making his debut as a full-fledged screenwriter in 2003, he has worked as a "telugu dubbing" writer for Hindi films such as Satya, Dil Se.., Kaun, Mast, Jungle, Company, etc.

Title Year Notes
Nishabdham 2020 Bilingual
Jai Lava Kusa 2017
Ninnu Kori 2017
Mom 2017 Hindi Film
Abhinetri 2016
Dictator 2016
Shankarabharanam 2015
Soukhyam 2015
Bruce Lee 2015
Akhil 2015
Pandaga Chesko 2015
Loukyam 2014
Power 2014
Geethanjali 2014
Alludu Seenu 2014
Pandavulu Pandavulu Thummeda 2013
Balupu 2013
Shadow 2013
Baadshah 2013
Denikaina Ready 2012
Dookudu 2011
Don Seenu 2010
Adurs 2010
King 2008
Chintakayala Ravi 2008
Ready 2008
Dhee 2007
Shock 2006
Happy 2006
Chukkallo Chandrudu 2006
Bhageeratha 2005
Balu 2005
Gayab 2004 Hindi Film
Samba 2004
Venky 2004
Shivamani 9848022338 2003
Ninne Istapaddanu 2003
Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi 2003
Okariki Okaru 2003

As producer[edit]

"'Geethanjali' will remain as a milestone in the career of Anjali as 'Arundhati' for Anushka and 'Chandramukhi' for Jyothika. The film will have unexpected twists and turns. It is a very different film from all the horror thrillers which have come till now."

—Kona Venkat[6]

He established the production company Kona Film Corporation and produced several movies.

As actor[edit]

As director[edit]

His debut directional film was shelved and unreleased because of unknown reasons.



  1. ^ "Kona Venkat's Dialogue Copied in Bollywood". Gulte.com. Archived from the original on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Kona Venkat to direct Ravi Teja". The Times of India. 22 September 2014. Archived from the original on 23 September 2014. Retrieved 4 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Kona Venkat". IMDb. Archived from the original on 6 May 2019. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  4. ^ Y. Sunita Chowdhary. "Early success". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 9 January 2018. Retrieved 4 August 2015.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 11 October 2020. Retrieved 24 July 2017.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "Anjali's 'Geethanjali' release in June". IndiaGlitz. 13 May 2014. Retrieved 25 May 2014.

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