|Directed by||Chandra Mohan|
|Produced by||Bhogavalli Bapineedu|
|Screenplay by||Chandra Mohan|
|Story by||Chandra Mohan|
|Edited by||Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao|
Radha is a 2017 Indian Telugu language romantic comedy action drama film written and directed by Chandra Mohan, making his debut. The film which tells the story of Lord Krishna in modern times, is produced by Bhogavalli Bapineedu under Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra. The film features Sharwanand and Lavanya Tripathi in lead roles along with Aksha Pardasany in an extended cameo role. The score and soundtrack is composed by Radhan and cinematography is by Karthik Ghattamneni. The film released on 12 May 2017.
Radhakrishna grows up admiring lord Krishna. He does not miss any chance to know about Krishna and his stories of protecting Dharma. An incident makes him believe that he can help people in need by becoming a police officer just like Krishna did. After completing his studies, he helps the police bust a gang and gets a police job with a special permission. He completes his training in Hyderabad and gets posted to a small village in Warangal district. He feels unhappy in the beginning that he had not gotten any adventurous work that he had always dreamt of, but later sees a girl named Radha and tries to win her heart.
The home minister (Ashish Vidyarthi) of the state wants to become a chief minister and tries to influence the party observer (Kota Srinivasa Rao). However the party observer declares his aide M. L. A Sujatha (Ravi Kishan) as a candidate for the post of Chief minister,a very honest leader. On the other end Radha krishna gets transferred to the old city Hyderabad. Suddenly bomb blasts occur in the election campaign of M.L.A sujatha.In the bomb blast Radha loses his colleagues and promises to take revenge on the responsible for the bomb blasts.It is then revealed that those bomb blasts were planned by Sujatha himself to gain sympathy from the people as a Chief Minister aspirant. Meanwhile, due to Radha's unpredictable actions,Sujatha gets suspicious on Radha and promotes him to his personal security. In the course of events,it is revealed by his henchmen that Radha is well aware of Suajtha's plans and actions. Then after some comical sequences and fights Radha reveals Sujatha's true nature in the public.Sujatha gets run over in a stampede and dies.Radha concludes with a message that the public must respect the police as its them that protect and maintain the good in the society just like Lord Krishna did during his entire life. The film ends with Radha again getting transferred to another place.
- Sharwanand as Radha Krishna
- Lavanya Tripathi as Radha
- Aksha Pardasany as Rukmini "Rukku"
- Ashish Vidyarthi as Home Minister
- Ravi Kishan as MLA Sujatha
- Shakalaka Shankar as Constable Pardhu
- Kota Srinivasa Rao as chief minister
- Tanikella Bharani as Radha Krishna's father
- Pragathi as Radha Krishna's mother
- Saptagiri as Giri R
- Brahmaji as Inspector Rahim
- Ali as Dr. DNA
- Aditi Myakal as a Sound engineer near MLA Sujatha
- Jaya Prakash Reddy as Acharya Deva
- Gautam Raju as Police Officer
- Mukhtar Khan as Police Officer
- Duvvasi Mohan as Police Officer
- Amit Tiwari as MLA Sujatha's henchman
- Fish Venkat as MLA Sujatha's henchman
- Ambati Srinivas as Thief
|Film score by|
|1.||"Rabbit Rabbit Pilla"||Sri Mani||Ramee|
|3.||"Kaakhi Chokka"||Suresh Banisetty||MLR Karthikeyan, Ramee|
|4.||"Oye Mera Krishnuu"||Ramajogayya Sastry||Priya Himesh, Sameera Bharadwaj, Jithin Raj|
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- Radha (2017)Songs