Gopichand Malineni is a Tollywood (Telugu industry), film director. He was born on the 13th of March. He hails from Boddularivaripalem near Ongole in Andhra Pradesh. Born and raised in the same village, he studied till his class X (10th) in the village and later moved out.
His debut as an assistant director for the ‘
’ starrer film “Police”. After completing four more movies, he shifted his focus to working with
in the movies like “
” and “
”, “Dhee”. He also worked with A R Murugadoss in the movie “
” and in “Lakshyam” with ‘Srivas’.
Gopichand worked with
”. His directorial debut was made in 2010, with the movie “
, called one of the biggest box office hits of that year.
He also directed 2012’s “
and Daggubati Venkatesh. Using PVP Cinemas, he again teamed up with Ravi Teja for another blockbuster hit in 2013 titled ‘
’ as actresses), receiving positive reviews and a good sum at the box office being termed as the “box office hit” of the year. His latest movie, “Pandaga Chesko” (2015) received critical acclamation, and even made a good name in the international box office (starring
Rakul Preet Singh