Vakkantham Vamsi

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Vakkantham Vamsi
Born
Arikela Village, Ramasamudram(mandal),Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, India
NationalityIndian
OccupationWriter, screenwriter,director

Vakkantham Vamsi is an Indian film actor turned dialogue writer, screenwriter and director in Telugu cinema.[1][2] He wrote scripts for popular star heroes of Telugu cinema such as Allu Arjun, Mahesh Babu, Ravi Teja , N. T. Rama Rao Jr. and Ram Charan.

Early life and career[edit]

He was born in Arikela village near Punganur in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh and graduated from Sri Venkateswara University. He continued his father's Vakkantham Suryanarayana Rao legacy in writings.[3] He gained recognition for his language diction and acting skills during his schooling.[4] Vamsi started his career as a News presenter, television anchor and starred as Suka Muni in BapuRamana's tele serial "Bhagavatham" telecast on ETV Network. He made his Telugu film debut with Kalyana Prapthirasthu, directed by Dasari Narayana Rao.[5] After the release of his film Kick he became one of the star writers of Telugu Cinema.

Filmography[edit]

As a writer[edit]

Year Title Actors
2002 Kalusukovalani Uday Kiran, Prathyusha, Gajala
2006 Ashok N. T. Rama Rao, Sameera Reddy
2007 Athidhi Mahesh Babu, Amrita Rao
2009 Kick Ravi Teja, Ileana D'Cruz
2009 Kalyanram Kathi Kalyan Ram, Sana Khan, Shaam
2011 Oosaravelli N. T. Rama Rao, Tamannaah Bhatia
2014 Yevadu Allu Arjun, Ram Charan, Shruti Haasan
2014 Race Gurram Allu Arjun, Shruti Haasan
2014 Kick Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez
2015 Temper N. T. Rama Rao, Kajal Aggarwal
2015 Kick 2 Ravi Teja, Rakul Preet Singh
2018 Touch Chesi Chudu Ravi Teja, Raashi Khanna
2017 Aaradugula Bullet Gopichand, Nayanthara

As a Director[edit]

Year Title Actors
2018 Naa Peru Surya, Naa Illu India Allu Arjun, Anu Emmanuel, Arjun Sarja

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oosaravelli Review – A Dim Tinted Script, watch only for NTR". Bollywood Billi. 7 October 2011. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  2. ^ http://www.bharatstudent.com/. "Vakkantham Vamsi – Kick Success Meet|Kick Success Meet Photo Gallery, Kick Success Meet Stills, Kick Success Meet Gallery, Kick Success Meet Photos". Bharatstudent.com. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  3. ^ "Script by destiny". The Hindu. 2012-11-09. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2015-08-06.
  4. ^ "Kothikommachi". Kothikommachi. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  5. ^ "Vakkantham Vamsi | Writer Vakkantham Vamsi | Ashok | Kick | Oosaravelli". CineGoer.com. 4 October 2011. Retrieved 13 October 2013.

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