C. H. Subba Reddy is a Telugu Film Director who gained fame for his debutant directorial film ‘
(2014)’. Born on 1st January 1970, Subba Reddy was brought up in the Nagulavaram Village of Guntur District in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Reddy was a dedicated cinema lover from his school days. In an interview, he unabashedly confessed that he had bunked several classes from school so that he could satisfy his hunger for movies. Young Subba had decided and fixed his life’s ambition to get into filmmaking.
Reddy did his graduation from Guntur district and was eager to take a dive into the fascinating world of cinema. But his family wasn’t very pleased with his decision to roam in such a field of work. He then took a Master’s degree in order please his parents. Witnessing young Subba’s dedication and loyalty towards his love for cinema, he was allowed to pursue his dream. After doing his Master’s from Nanded, Subba Reddy moved to Hyderabad to live the Tollywood dream. It wasn’t an easy ride for Subba Reddy as he worked as an assistant director for eleven years since the year 2003. But Reddy acknowledged his gratitude to the many great directors he assisted for, such as SV Krishna Reddy, K. R. Reddy, and Surender Reddy.
It was in 2014 that C. H. Subba Reddy took on the role of director and made the Telugu box office hit, ‘Rough’ starring Aadi and Rakul Preet Singh. The film released on November 28, 2014, and was well-received amongst the viewers. It grossed to about18 crores in the box office that had a budget of 8 crore rupees. Subba Reddy recalled in an interview that he was known to be a ‘cinema freak’ in his childhood. Having finally directed his first movie, after years of underdog work, Subba Reddy has never been happier, witnessing the grand success of his own film.