Ranadhir Reddy

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Randhir Gattla
Hyderabad, India
Years active2007-present

Randhir Gattla, known by his stage name, Ranadhir Reddy,[1] is an Indian film actor working in Telugu cinema. He made his debut as an actor with Shekar Kammula's much acclaimed film Happy Days in 2007.[2]

Early life[edit]

Randhir was born and brought up in Hyderabad. He pursued his M.B.A from Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies and later lived in Bangalore while working with a renowned MNC Microsoft. Even before entering into TFI, he was a model and appeared in few ads.


In 2007, Randhir attended an audition for a Sekhar Kammula's film, although he had no previous acting experience. The film which portrays the mindset of a typical engineering student made youth to connect with the characters involved. It was a high critical and commercial success, winning several accolades, including six Filmfare Awards South and three Nandi Awards. Randhir played a haughty character and his performance was received well. Then, offers came his way. He was then seen in Mr.Medhavi directed by the national award winning director, G. Neelakanta Reddy. This film’s cast included prominent actors like Genelia D'Souza and Sonu Sood.

Randhir later acted in Yuvatha- a youth oriented mass entertainer along with Nikhil Siddharth who was also a lead in Happy Days and that is where he started working on his drawbacks.[3] Randhir received credits for his acting in the movie Baanam for his negative role as a local don, slowly building his empire, terrorizing police.[4] Critics expressed their warm admiration as he pretty much resembled the acting of J.D Chakravarthy. In 2011, Pilla Zamindar happened in which he played as something he never did before. Later in 2013, he had another release "Break up"- a suspense and romantic entertainer which bombed at the box office yet received positive critical response. This is because of his tremendous will power and dedication to learn. Everytime he challenged himself,worked hard on it and came out with flying colours.

He has been working on several projects simultaneously, including Aadu Magaadra Bujji and Adda, under huge production houses. He did a great job in a pivotel role for the movie Poga. Ramudu manchi baludu comes out with a different shade of him. He also played a key role in the film Dhanalakshmi Talupu thadithe under the banner "Bheemavaram talkies".

In 2015, Randhir Gattla is said to be one of the busiest actors with almost 6 movies in hand both in Telugu and Tamil. He received compliments for his outstanding performance in Subramanyam for Sale, a romantic commercial stuff where his role has different shades to work on,with twists and turns.


Year Film Role Notes
2007 Happy Days Naveen
2008 Mr.Medhavi Rakesh
2008 Yuvatha Ajay
2009 Baanam Shakthi Patnaik
2010 Om Shanti Akbar
2011 Pilla Zamindar Ammiraju
2013 Breakup Vikky
2013 Adda
2013 Aadu Magaadra Bujji Cherry
2014 Poga
2014 April Fool
2015 Ramudu Manchi Baludu
2015 Zindagi Post production
2015 Dhanalakshmi Thalupu Thadithe
2015 Subramanyam for Sale Seetha's ex-boyfriend
2016 Dhruva IPS
2016 Seethamma Andalu Ramayya Sitralu Seethamalakshmi's brother
2017 Showtime
2019 Maharshi Rahul
2019 Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy Narsi Reddy


  1. ^ https://www.deccanchronicle.com/entertainment/tollywood/100217/good-times-for-ranadhir-reddy.html
  2. ^ "Happy Days Cast & Crew, Happy Days Telugu Movie Cast, Actor, Actress, Director — Filmibeat". FilmiBeat.
  3. ^ "'Yuvatha' Review: Youth Oriented Mass Entertainer". greatandhra.com.
  4. ^ "Baanam film review — Telugu cinema Review — Nara Rohith & Vedika".