Wednesday, September 28th, 2022

The South Indian film industry has been the hub of great movies for the past four decades. Apart from South action movies, south Indian comedy movies are getting an implausible response from the audience. It is not wrong to say that South Indian comedy movies are unmatched and give tough competition to Bollywood cinema. South Indian cinema has many great comedians and superstars, making these movies more entertaining and enjoyable. Now, we have the list of the top 10 South Indian comedy movies from the 2010s, which people cannot forget.

1. Julayi

It is a Telugu action comedy movie starring Allu Arjun, Ileana D Cruz, Sonu Sood, and Rajendra Prasad as the main cast. Julayi is directed and written by Trivikram Srinivas and tells the story of Ravi crossing paths with Bittu and helping the police to foil his violent heist. The film received praise from the critics and has everything for any audience.

2. Brand Babu

Brand Babu is a Telugu comedy film directed by P. Prabhakar and stars Sumanth Shailendra and Eesha Rebba in the lead roles. In this movie, a millionaire entrepreneur obsessed with brands falls in love with a housemaid. However, the difference in their lifestyle becomes an obstacle to their relationship. The film has received praise for its comedy, screenplay, storyline, and dialogues.

3. Panchatantra

Panchatantra is a Kannada romantic comedy film starring Vihan Gowda, Akshara Gowda, and Sonal Monteiro as the main character. The film follows two rival groups who decide to resolve their property dispute by taking part in a car race. Karthik leads the group of high-spirited youngsters, and Rangappa is in the band of senior citizens.

4. Rangasthalam

Rangasthalam is a period-action drama comedy film that features Ram Charan and Samantha Akkineni in the lead roles. In this movie, two brothers, Chittibabu and Kumar Babu oppose the corrupt leader of the village’s local government, Phanindra. Directed and written by Sukumar, the film was released on 30 March 2018 and received a positive response from the critics and audience.

5. Race Gurram

Race Gurram, directed by Surender Reddy, features Allu Arjun and Shruti Haasan as the main cast. It is an action comedy Telugu film released worldwide on 11 April 2014 with a positive response from the audience. The film follows two brothers who are poles opposite, become the enemies of a gangster and decide to end his rule at all costs


6. Chalo

Chalo is a Telugu romantic comedy film directed and written by debutante Venky Kudumula. The film stars Naga Shourya and Rashmika Mandanna in her Telugu debut. The film revolves around Hari falling in love with Karthika, belonging to a different caste. So, they both decide to fight for their relationship and get approval from their parents.

7. Agent Sai Srinivas Athreya

Agent Sai Srinivas Athreya is a detective comedy thriller film starring Naveen Polishetty in the lead role with Shruti Sharma (in her Telugu debut). The film revolves around a Nellore-based detective who gets in danger when investigating the case of a dead body found near a railway track. The film received positive reviews from critics and won three awards.

8. Googly

Googly is a Kannada romantic comedy film directed and written by Pawan Wadeyar and features Yash and Kriti Kharbanda as the main cast. The film follows Sharath and Swathi, who fall in love and get separated due to misunderstandings. However, fate brings them together a few years later at a wedding.

9. Goli Soda

Goli Soda is a Tamil drama film that follows four boys who start a mess hall with the permission of Naidu, a local leader. However, things become ugly when Naidu’s cousin raps a woman in the mess hall. The film features Kishore, Sree Raam, Pakoda Pandi, and Murugesh as the main cast.\

10. Dookudu

Dookudu is an action comedy Telugu film featuring Mahesh Babu, Samantha, Prakash Raj, and Sonu Sood as the main cast. In this movie, a police officer named Ajay Kumar wakes up from a coma, but his health remains vulnerable. Directed by Srinu Vaitla, the film received praise for its direction, comedy, and cast performances.


From the 2010s, these are the top 10 South Indian comedy movies you can give a try and enjoy watching.