Samudrala Raghavacharya

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Samudrala Raghavacharya
Born Samudrala Venkata Raghavacharyulu
19 July 1902
Repalle, Andhra Pradesh, India
Died 16 March 1968
Occupation Screenwriter
Years active 1937-1968
Children Samudrala Ramanujacharya (Son)

Samudrala Raghavacharya (19 July 1902 – 16 March 1968), also known as Samudrala Senior, was an Indian film screenwriter, dialogue writer, lyricist, playback singer, director, and producer known for his works in Telugu cinema.[1][2] Samudrala Senior made his screen debut in 1937, and known for his collaborations with Ghantasala.[3][4]

Personal life[edit]

Samudrala Raghavacharya was born in 1902, in Pedapulivarru, Repalle Taluk, Andhra Pradesh, India..[1][2]

Filmography[edit]

Writer[edit]

Director[edit]

  1. Babruvahana (1964)
  2. Bhakta Raghunath (1960)
  3. Vinayaka Chaviti (1957)

Producer[edit]

  1. Devadasu (1953) (producer)
  2. Shanti (1952) (producer)
  3. Strisahasam (1951/I) (producer)

Playback singer[edit]

  1. Bhakta Raghunath (1960) (playback singer)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Rajadhyaksha, Ashish; Willemen, Paul (10 July 2014). "Encyclopedia of Indian Cinema". Routledge – via Google Books. 
  2. ^ a b Krishnamoorthy, Suresh (14 January 2015). "50 years on, Pandava Vanavaasam is still appealing" – via The Hindu. 
  3. ^ "Ghantasala Venkateswara Rao". 
  4. ^ Narasimham, M. L. (11 September 2014). "SANTHOSHAM (1955)" – via The Hindu. 

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