Chitram Seenu is an Indian comedian who appears in Tollywood and Telugu TV projects. Chitram hails from the town of Khammam in Andhra Pradesh. Chitram did his schooling from Vivekananda School. A few people would know about this, but his original name is Pillalamarri Srinivas. P Lakshmi Narayana is his father while Seenu’s mother is P Sujatha. In 2000, Seenu made his Tollywood debut in Chitram where he enacted the role of Uday Kiran’s friend.
In 2002, Seenu portrayed a guava seller in Y Kasi Viswanath’s Nuvvu Leka Nenu Lenu which had Aarti Agarwal, Tarun, and
in the lead roles. It released on 14 January 2002. In 2004, Seenu appeared in Malliswari. was the heroine of this romantic film which had Venkatesh as the male protagonist. Viewers liked the comic timing of Seenu as he played the role of a good for nothing peon. In 2006, Seenu joined the likes of Siddharth and Genelia D’Souza for the cast of Bommarillu.
Bommarillu received a lot of praises from the critics and the audience alike for its plot. Siddharth became an overnight sensation after getting critical acclaim for his portrayal of Siddu. It won several awards in the year as well. In 2007, Seenu was a part of Srinu Vaitla’s Dubai Seenu which went on to become a “blockbuster.” It ran over hundred days in the theaters. In one of his latest films, Seenu portrayed the character of a bus conductor in Drushyam, a Telugu remake of Drishyam. Seenu’s upcoming filmography includes Andaru Andarena, Snehame Thodunga, and Pancha Bhoothalu Sakshiga. Seenu featured in ETV Telugu’s Jabardasth which is a comedy reality show.
In the first season, Seenu was a member of the team Venu Wonders which comprised of Venu,
. After two years, Seenu returned to Jabardasth as he led his team “Super Srinu.” Seenu hosts a chat show “Sitting with Chitram Seenu” where he invites celebrities for an interview. In 2010, tabloids reported that Seenu had a troubled marriage with his first wife. In fact, his spouse also filed a case against the actor as she accused him of having an illicit relationship with Manitha. Apparently, Seenu’s in laws harassed the artist and Manitha in the court’s premises.
After the divorce, Seenu tied the knot with Manitha whom people know for her dance moves in the item songs. The marriage ceremony took place on 5 June 2011. The couple has a daughter Gnaneswary.