Marudhuri Raja is a Telugu film writer and director, well known for his work in “Sisidri” and “Yajnam”. He was born in Gunter, a beautiful city in Andhra Pradesh. He received his education from Ongole, Andhra Pradesh. He is one of the five siblings.
His elder brother M.V.S Haranatha Rao, was a well-known film and stage writer. Their father was a clerk in a government office and his mother was a musician. Raja developed his love for writing stories in his childhood. While pursuing his dream of becoming a film writer he wrote, directed and acted in stage plays since his childhood.
Before his debut in the film industry, he wrote almost 18 plays. Since his debut in the film industry, Marudhuri Raja wrote dialogues for over 200 movies. He also worked with many well-known directors of Telugu Film industry and the name includes E.V.V Satyanarayana in “
in “Maayajaalam,” and K. Raghavendra Rao. He also worked as a dialogue writer for some movies his brother directed. He made his debut as a dialogue writer for the movie “
After his work in Mahabharata, many directors were impressed and offered him to work with them. In 1993, he worked as a dialogue writer for the movie Vaddu Bava Tappu, starring Rajendraprasad, Ravali, and Indraja. In 1995, he worked with Siva Nageshwara Rao as a dialogue writer in the movie “Sisidri”. After that, he worked as a dialogue writer in the movie “Suryavamsa,” directed by Sriivasa Rao Bhimaneni, starring
, Meena, and Sanghavi.
In 2002, he wrote dialogues for the movie Girlfriend, directed by G. Nageshwara Reddy, starring Sriram L.B., Anitha Pati, and
. This movie was of comedy Genre and was loved by the audience. According to the critics, the dialogue delivery in the movie was very good with the situation the plot was going in. He worked with G Nageshwara Reddy is another film, which was named “Good Boy”.
Later he worked in the Romance genre, “Kanchanamala Cable TV,” directed by Parthasaradhi, starring Annapoorna,
, and Krishna Bhagavan. He also worked in other Telugu movies with various directors and crew members.
,” “,” “Ontari,” “Gudu Gudu Gunjam,” “
,” and many more. His work in humorous content, cheerful, and serious dialogues always helped films to enlighten their image in the market. His work never fails to please the audience. In 2008, he directed two movies, “Adhyakshaa” and “Andariki Vandanalu”. Marudhuri Raja wrote dialogues for both movies. “Adhyakshaa” is a Telugu movie, directed by Marudhuri Raja, starring Brahmaji, Brahmanandam, and
. Next, he directed “Andariki Vandanalu,” the same year, starring Abhnayasari, Brahmaji, and Brahmanandam.