Kaddipudi Chandru is an actor as well a producer for Kannada films. In 2010, he was seen playing the role of Tulasi in a film called ‘Jackie.' It was an action film that was released on 14 October 2010 in India. It was written and directed by Soori and starred Puneeth Rajkumar, Bhavana, and Harshika Poonacha as the main cast. In 2010, he also produced a film called ‘Swayamvara.' He also produced ‘Kaddipudi’ in 2013. In 2015, he was seen in an action-crime-drama film called ‘Arjuna’ which was released on 25 September 2015 in India.

The film was written and directed by Pc Shekhar and starred Prajwal Devaraj, Bhama and Devaraj. In 2016, he was seen playing the role of Achchari's brother in ‘Ishtakamya.' It was a drama-romance movie that released on 13 May 2016 in India.

He was also seen in a 2017 drama movie called ‘Raaga’ based on the love affair of two blind people, directed by Pc Shekhar. In 2018, he played the role of the main protagonist in the film ‘Viraj’ directed by Nagesh Naradasi. It also stars Shirin Kunchawala, Vidyabharan alongside Kaddipudi Chandru. In 2019, he has acted in the thriller film ‘Kalantaka’ directed by M. Ambarisha. In the same year, he has also produced a drama film called ‘Jugari Cross’ directed by T.S. Nagabharana starring Chiranjeevi Sarja.