TOP 10 SOUTH INDIAN DIRECTORS WHO DIRECTED HINDI MOVIES

Wednesday, November 16th, 2022

The Indian film industry is huge with so many actors, directors, music directors, and producers. All industries are known for their uniqueness. The Indian film industry works in harmony. Here is the list of Bollywood movies directed by South Indian directors.

1. Mani Ratnam

Mani Ratnam is an Indian film director. Mani Ratnam is a director, screenwriter, and producer. He has won so many awards. Mani Ratnam was honored with the Padma Shri. He began his career in the Kannada film, Pallavi Anu Pallavi. Mani Ratnam is known for his films Roja, Bombay, and Dil Se. Guru, Ok Jaanu, Raavan, Dil Se, and Yuva are some movies directed by Mani Ratnam in Bollywood.

2. Priyadarshan

Priyadarshan is an Indian film director. Priyadarshan is also a screenwriter and producer. Priyadarshan is mostly known for Malayalam, and Hindi movies. He has made a few movies in Tamil and Telugu. He is known for his Malayalam films Thalavattam, Chitram, Vandanam, and Kilukkam. His known Hindi films are Hera Pheri, Hungama, Hulchul, Garam Masala, and Bhool Bhulaiyaa.

3. Ram Gopal Varma

Ram Gopal Varma is an Indian director. He is also a screenwriter and producer. He has worked in several language films. There are many famous Hindi movies made by Ram Gopal Varma. Satya, Sarkar, Bhoot, Rangeela, Rakta Charitra and Aag are his Bollywood films.

4. K. Raghavendra Rao

Raghavendra Rao is an Indian director. Raghavendra Rao is also a screenwriter, and producer. He is known for working in Telugu films. He has also directed Hindi films. He is known for his films Bobbili Brahmanna, Pelli Sandadi, Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari, and Allari Priyudu. His well-known Bollywood films are Himmatwala, Jaani Dost, Justice Chaudary, and Kaamyab.

5. Prabhu Deva

Prabhu Deva is an Indian director. He is a dance choreographer, producer, and actor. He has worked in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi-language films. He is known for his dance skills. He is known for his films Kadhalan, Love Birds, and VIP. The films that he directed in Bollywood are Wanted, Rowdy Rathore, R...Rajkumar, and Singh Is Bling.

6. A. R. Murugadoss

Murugadoss is an Indian director. He is also a screenwriter, and producer. He has mostly directed Tamil movies. He has also directed some Telugu, and Hindi films. He is known for his films Sarkar, Thupakki, and Kaththi. His Bollywood films are Ghajini, Holiday and Akira.

7. Puri Jagannadh

Puri Jagannadh is an Indian director. He is also a screenwriter, and producer. His debut film was Badri. He is mostly known for Telugu films. His famous Bollywood films are Sharth: The Challenge, and Buddah Hoga Tera Baap.

8. E. V. V. Satyanarayana

Satyanarayana was an Indian director, screenwriter, and producer. He has made many Telugu, and Hindi films. Most of his films were comedies. His directorial debut was Chevilo Puvvu. He is known for making Suryavansham. 

9. Krishna Vamsi

Krishna Vamsi is an Indian director. He is also a choreographer, and producer. He is well known for his films Ninne Pelladta, Gulabi, and Sindhooram. His Bollywood film is Shakti: The Power.

10. K. Vishwanath

Vishwanath is a well-known Indian director, screenwriter, and actor. He has mostly directed Telugu movies. He has been honored with the Padma Shri, and Dada Saheb Phalke awards. His Telugu films are Aatma Gouravam, Private Master, and Sudi Gundalu. The films that he directed in Hindi are Sargam, Kaamchor, Subh Kaamna, Sanjog, and Eeshwar.