Kota Srinivasa Rao

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Kota Srinivasa Rao
కోటా శ్రీనివాస రావు
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Kota Srinivasa Rao
Former Member of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly for Vijayawada East
In office
1999–2004
Preceded by Vangaveeti Ratnakumari
Succeeded by Vangaveeti Radha Krishna
Personal details
Born (1944-07-10) 10 July 1944 (age 72)
Kankipadu, Madras Presidency, British India.
(now in Andhra Pradesh, India.)
Political party Bharatiya Janata Party
Height 181 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Residence Film Nagar, Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
Occupation Film actor, politician
Religion Hinduism
Awards Padma Shri (2015)

Kota Srinivasa Rao, PS is an Indian film character actor, known for his works primarily in Telugu cinema and Telugu theatre. He has also starred in few films in Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam. As former politician, Rao, has served as MLA from Vijayawada East in Andhra Pradesh, India from 1999–2004.[1] He made his debut with the Telugu film Pranam Khareedu in 1978.[2] Rao is one of the finest method actors of contemporary Telugu cinema. He starred in six hundred and fifty feature films.[3][4] He has received nine state Nandi Awards as best character, villain and supporting actor. In 2012, he has garnered the South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA), for his work in Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum.[5] In 2015, He received India's fourth highest civilian honor Padma Shri for his contribution to Indian cinema.[6][7][8]

He received wide critical acclaim for his diverse roles in hits such as Attarintiki Daredi (2013), Dookudu (2011), Rakta Charitra (2010), Leader (2010), Ready (2008), Sarkar (2006), Bommarillu (2006), Pournami (2006), Athadu (2005), Malliswari (2004), Tagore (2003), Idiot (2002), Student No. 1 (2001), Ganesh (1998), Anaganaga Oka Roju (1997), Aha Naa Pellanta (1987), Aame (1994), Hello Brother (1994), Govindha Govindha (1993), Gaayam (1993), Money (1993), Sathruvu (1990), Shiva (1989), Pratighatana (1986), and Repati Pourulu (1986). In 2003, He made his debut in Tamil film Saamy as a suave villain. He played a negative role Saniyan Saggadi in the Tamil film Thirupaachi.[9][10]

Personal life[edit]

His father Kota Seetha Rama Anjaneyulu was a doctor. He initially aimed to become a doctor but eventually couldn't make it because of his love towards acting. He initially started his career in stage and drama plays during his college times.He is a bachelor of science graduate and worked as a State Bank employee before entering the film industry. He is married to Rukmini and has three children (2 daughters and a son).He lost his son Kota Venkata Anjaneya Prasad on 20 June 2010 in a road accident in Hyderabad.[11]

Kota Prasad acted in J. D. Chakravarthy's flick Siddham and alongside his father in Gaayam 2 (2010). His acting was critically acclaimed. His younger brother Kota Sankara Rao is also an actor. He works in a nationalised bank and acts in soap operas.[12]

Awards[edit]

Civilian Honors
Nandi Awards
SIIMA Awards
Other honours

Selected filmography[edit]

As Actor[edit]

Telugu[edit]

  1. gunturodu (2017)
  2. Jadoogadu (2015)
  3. Lion (2015) ..... Murugan
  4. S/O Satyamurthy (2015) ..... Devaraj's Advisor
  5. Temper (2015) ..... Judge
  6. Govindudu Andarivadele (2014)
  7. Attarintiki Daredi (2013) .... Siddappa
  8. Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu (2013)
  9. Cameraman Gangatho Rambabu (2012) ... Jawahar Naidu
  10. Gabbar Singh (2012)
  11. Dhammu (2012)
  12. Bodyguard (2012)
  13. Dookudu (2011) ... Mallesh Goud
  14. Bhavani IPS (2011) ..... Shivalingam
  15. Rangam (2011) ... Aalavandhan
  16. Kathi Kantha Rao (2010) ... Ringu Ranga Rao
  17. Brindaavanam (2010)
  18. Rakta Charitra (2010)
  19. Khaleja (2010) .... Hero's Grandfather
  20. Gaayam 2 (2010) .... Guru Narayana
  21. Darling (2010)
  22. Leader (2010) .... Peddayana
  23. Anjaneyulu (2009)
  24. Kick (2009)
  25. Sare Nee Istam (2009)
  26. Evaraina Epudaina (2009)
  27. Rajavari Chepala Cheruvu (2009)
  28. Aa Intlo (2009)
  29. Gajibiji (2008)
  30. Hero (2008)
  31. Pourudu (2008)
  32. Hare Ram (2008)
  33. Bujjigadu (2008)
  34. Kantri (2008)
  35. Sundarakanda (2008)
  36. Ready (2008)
  37. Nee Sukhame Ne Korukunna (2008) .... Sarvabhouma Rao
  38. Visakha Express (2008)
  39. Okka Magadu (2008)
  40. Krishna (2008)
  41. Bhajantreelu (2007)
  42. Athidi (2007)
  43. Pellaindi Kaani (2007)
  44. Lakshyam (2007)
  45. Munna (2007) .... Srinivas Rao
  46. Aadavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule (2007) .... Ganesh's father
  47. Classmates (2007) .... Professor Chandram
  48. Yogi (2007) .... Kotaiah
  49. Khatarnak (2006)
  50. Rakhi (2006)
  51. Bommarillu (2006) .... Kanaka Rao
  52. Pournami (2006)
  53. Pellaina Kothalo (2006)
  54. Sainikudu (2006) .... Chief Minister
  55. Andala Ramudu (2006)
  56. Nandanavanam (2006) .... Banerjee
  57. Shock (2006) .... Dharma Reddy
  58. Sarkar (2005).. Silver Mani
  59. Mahanandi (2005)
  60. Sri (2005)
  61. Allari Pidugu (2005)
  62. Allari Bullodu (2005)
  63. Chatrapati (2005) .... Appala Naidu
  64. Athadu (2005) .... Bajji Reddy
  65. Dhairyam (2005)
  66. Hungama (2005)
  67. Naa Alludu (2005)
  68. Soggadu (2005) .... Ravi's father
  69. Suryam (2004)
  70. Gudumba Shankar (2004) .... Devudu
  71. Naani (2004)
  72. Malliswari (2004) .... Bhavani Prasad
  73. Satyam (2003) .... Shankar, Ankita's father
  74. Tagore (2003)
  75. Simhadri (2003)
  76. Peelamto Panemti (2003) .... Kalyani's father
  77. Simhachalam (2003)
  78. Donga Ramudu & Party (2003)
  79. Ammulu (2003)
  80. Pellam Oorelithe (2003)
  81. Gelupu
  82. Premalo Pavani Kalyan (2002)
  83. Sandade Sandadi (2002)
  84. Prudhvi Narayana (2002)
  85. Idem Voorura Baabu
  86. Idiot (2002) .... The Head Constable
  87. Tappu Chesi Pappu Koodu (2002)
  88. Allari (2002)
  89. Santosham (2002)
  90. O Chinadana (2002)
  91. Avunu Valliddaru Ishtapaddaru (2002)
  92. Kondaveeti Simhasanam (2002)
  93. Hanuman Junction (2001)
  94. Badrachalam (2001)
  95. Veedekkadi Mogudandi? (2001)
  96. Thank You Subba Rao (2001)
  97. Adhipati (2001)
  98. Aakasa Veedhilo (2001)
  99. Manasista Ra (2001)
  100. Family Circus (2001)
  101. Pandanti Samsaram (2001)
  102. Prematho Raa! (2001)
  103. Preminchu (2001)
  104. Eduruleni Manishi (2001)
  105. Maa Aayana Sundarayya (2001)
  106. Maa Avida Meda Ottu (2001)
  107. Sakumba Saparivara Sametamga (2000)
  108. Cheliya Cheliya Chirukopama (2000)
  109. Prema Sandadi (2000)
  110. Ayodhya Ramayya (2000)
  111. Vamsi (2000)
  112. Badri (2000) .... Badri's father
  113. Samarasimha Reddy (1999)
  114. Gun Shot
  115. Bombay Priyudu
  116. Vinodam
  117. Pittala Dora
  118. Intlo Illallu Ventintlo Priyuralu
  119. Akkum Bakkum
  120. Vamsanikokkadu
  121. Subhalagnam
  122. Daddy (2001)
  123. Student No. 1 (2001) .... Sampat Verma
  124. Chinna (2001)
  125. Orey Thammudu (2001)
  126. Annayya (2000) .... Babai
  127. Postman (1999)
  128. Sri Ramulayya (1999)
  129. Sneham Kosam (1999)
  130. Rayudu (1998)
  131. Ganesh (1998)
  132. Bavagaru Bagunnara? (1998)
  133. Maavidakulu (1998)
  134. Anaganaga Oka Roju (1997)
  135. Annamayya (1997)
  136. Chinnabbayi (1997)
  137. Gokulamlo Seetha (1997) .... Muddukrishnayya
  138. Maa Nannaki Pelli (1997) .... Subba Raju
  139. Mama Bagunnavaa? (1997)
  140. Veedevadandi Babu (1997)
  141. Oho Naa Pellanta (1996) .... Vallabha Rao
  142. Akkada Abbai Ikkada Ammayi (1996) .... Suleiman
  143. Little Soldiers (1996) .... Major Harishchandra Prasad
  144. Rambantu (1996) .... Gireesam
  145. Big Boss (1995)
  146. Gharana Bullodu (1995)
  147. Alluda Majaka (1995) .... Kota Pentaiah
  148. Ghatotkachudu (1995) .... Mantrikudu
  149. Money Money (1995)
  150. Subha Sankalpam (1995)
  151. Super Police (1994)
  152. Police Alludu (1994)
  153. Lucky Chance
  154. Pacha Thoranam (1994)
  155. Raithu Bharatam (1994)
  156. Mugguru Monagallu (1994)
  157. Top Hero (1994)
  158. Aame (1994) .... Srinivasa Rao
  159. Alibaba Aradajanu Dongalu (1994)
  160. Hello Brother (1994) .... Tadi Mattayya
  161. Number One (1994)
  162. Pelli Koduku (1994)
  163. Yamaleela (1994)
  164. Govindha Govindha (1993)
  165. Mutamestri (1993)
  166. Akka Pettanam Chelleli Kapuram (1993)
  167. Gaayam (1993) .... Guru Narayan
  168. Ish Gup Chup (1993)
  169. Jamba Lakidi Pamba (1993)
  170. Mayalodu (1993) .... Appalakonda
  171. Mechanic Alludu (1993) .... Kotappa
  172. Money (1993)
  173. Praana Daata (1993)
  174. Rajendrudu Gajendrudu (1993)
  175. Chitemma Mogudu (1992) .... Military Babai
  176. 420 (1992) .... Tadi Mattayya
  177. Ashwamedham (1992)
  178. Ayoo Bramhaih
  179. Chitram Bhalare Vichitram (1992) .... G. Garudachalam
  180. Pachani Samsaram (1992)
  181. Sundara Kanda (1992)
  182. Rowdy Alludu (1991)
  183. Prema Entha Madhuram (1991) .... Narayan Rao
  184. Stoovertpuram Police Station (1991)
  185. Edu Kondalaswamy (1991)
  186. Kobbari Bondam (1991)
  187. Mamagaru (1991) .... Pothuraja
  188. Seetharamaiah Gari Manavaralu (1991)
  189. Kokkoroko(1990)
  190. Raja Vikramarka (1990)
  191. Bobbili Raja (1990)
  192. Jayammu Nischayammu Raa! (1990) .... Patel
  193. Shatruvu (1990) .... Venkatarathnam
  194. Shiva (1989) .... Machiraju
  195. Srimaan Brahmachari
  196. Aalumagalu
  197. Aavidaa Maa Aavide
  198. Akka Mogudu
  199. Bandhuvulostunnaru Jagratha (1989)
  200. Bava Bava Panneeru (1989)
  201. Baava Bavamaridi
  202. Chinnalludu
  203. Dongaata
  204. Hai Hai Nayaka (1989) .... Pedda Rayudu
  205. Swara Kalpana (1989)
  206. Chevilo Puvvu(1989)
  207. Maatopettukoku
  208. Manasunna Maaraju
  209. Pavan – Subblakshmi Preminchukunnarata
  210. Peddanayya
  211. Pelligola
  212. Prema Vijetha
  213. Prema Zindabad
  214. Presidentugaari Pellam
  215. Rendilla Poojari
  216. Khaidi No. 786 (1988) .... Suryachandra Rao
  217. Yamudiki Mogudu (1988) .... Kotayya
  218. Choopulu Kalasina Subhavela (1988) .... Gurnadham
  219. Sahasam Cheyara Dimbhaka (1988) .... Harmonium Hanumantha Rao
  220. Varasudochhadu (1988)
  221. Sri Kanaka Maalakshmi Recording Dance Troop (1987) .... Yella Papa Rao
  222. Mandaladeesudu (1987)
  223. Subhavaartha
  224. Aha Naa Pellanta....lakshmipathi
  225. Surya Vamsam
  226. Baabai Abbai
  227. Aha Naa Pellanta (1987)
  228. Pratighatana (1986) .... Yadagiri
  229. Repati Pourulu (1986)
  230. Tandra Paparayudu (1986)
  231. Devanthakudu (1984)
  232. Moodu Mullu (1983)
  233. Pranam Khareedu (1978)

Tamil[edit]

  1. Saagasam (2016)
  2. Aranmanai (2014) ... Swamiji
  3. Malini 22 Palayamkottai (2014) ... Santhanam
  4. All in All Azhagu Raja (2013) ... Chokkanathan
  5. Maasi (2012)
  6. Thaandavam (2012) ... Home Minister
  7. Saguni (2012) ... Perumal
  8. Mambattiyan (2011) ... Annachchi
  9. Thalakonam (2011) ... Home minister
  10. Ko (2011) ... Aalavandhan
  11. Bhavani IPS (2011) ... Sivalingam
  12. Ambasamuthiram Ambani (2010) ... Annachi
  13. Kanagavel Kaaka (2010) ... Ayyanarappan
  14. Jaganmohini (2010)
  15. Odipolama (2009)
  16. Laadam (2009) ... Pavadai
  17. Perumal (2009)
  18. Karthik Anitha (2009)... Karthik father
  19. Dhanam (2008)... Vedhagiri
  20. Sathyam (2008)
  21. Sadhu Miranda (2008) ... Venkata Sabhapathy
  22. Kokki (2006)
  23. Paramasivan (2006)
  24. Thirupaachi (2005) ... Saniyan Saggadai
  25. Jaisurya (2005)
  26. Jore (2004)
  27. Aae (2004)
  28. Kuththu (2004)
  29. Saamy (2003) ... Perumal Pichai

Hindi[edit]

  1. Baaghi (2016)
  2. Rakta Charitra (2010)
  3. Kirkit (2009)
  4. Luck (2009)... Swami
  5. Ek: The Power of One (2009)
  6. Darling (2007) ... Psychiatrist
  7. Sarkar (2006) ... Selver Mani
  8. Darwaza Bandh Rakho (2006) ... Veterinary Doctor Umapathi

Malayalam[edit]

Kannada[edit]

As Singer[edit]

Telugu[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Hindu : Doubts over Vijayawada(East) seat for Kota Srinivasa Rao". Hindu.com. Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  2. ^ IANS (25 January 2015). "Actor Kota Srinivasa Rao gets Padma Shri". business-standard.com. 
  3. ^ "Srinivasa Rao Kota". IMDb. Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  4. ^ "Welcome to Superhit". Thesuperhit.com. Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  5. ^ "Allu Ramalingaiah award is special: Kota Srinivasa Rao". Filmibeat.com. Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  6. ^ Kota Srinivasa Rao received Padma Shri award 2015
  7. ^ PTI. "Advani, Bachchan, Dilip Kumar get Padma Vibhushan". The Hindu. 
  8. ^ IANS (25 January 2015). "Actor Kota Srinivasa Rao gets Padma Shri". business-standard.com. 
  9. ^ [1] Archived 17 January 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
  10. ^ "Telugu film 'Masti' deals with realistic subject: Film's producer Ravi K Punnam". IBNLive. Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  11. ^ Special Correspondent. "Actor Kota's son killed in accident". The Hindu. Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  12. ^ [2] Archived 22 June 2010 at the Wayback Machine.
  13. ^ "Padma Awards 2015". Press Information Bureau. Archived from the original on 26 January 2015. Retrieved 25 January 2015. 
  14. ^ "Allu Ramalingaiah award is special: Kota Srinivasa Rao". www.filmibeat.com. Retrieved 14 December 2014. 

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