Sunil Kumar is an Indian director and screenwriter, popular amongst the regional audience for his work in movies like Sontha Ooru (2009), Waiting for You (2013), Gulf, (2015),
Romantic Criminals (2018), etc. Mostly known for his predominant involvement in Tollywood movies and Telegu TV shows, this versatile professional has been working in the Telugu film industry for more than fifteen years now. Based in Hyderabad, Sunil was born on 30th November 1975. After graduating with a B. Tech degree in Mechanical engineering, he went on to extend his career as a journalist. He even published a magazine and started a VIshakapatam based daily newspaper.
In 2001, Sunil made his first notable contribution on the silver screen with the film
Silence Please, which depicted a love story between mute and deaf lovers. Since then, he has been a part of various film projects as a director, screenwriter, and producer. Over the years, Sunil has won several awards, including five Nandi Awards. The latest film credit to his name is the Telegu romantic thriller film Romantic Criminals, starring
Manoj Nandam, Avanthika, and Divya Vijju. It was able to manage quite a few positive reviews from the critics, and Sunil was widely praised for the presentation of his concept.