Koccharlakota Satyanarayana

Other names of Koccharlakota Satyanarayana: Kocharlakota Satyanarayana

Koccharlakota Satyanarayana was a Telugu film actor, playback singer during the first half of the 20th century. He died at the age of 54 after putting up a grand performance in the world of cinema. He will be cherished forever by the Telugu film fraternity. He was greatly respected and honored by his peers and subordinates. He never mistreated any one beneath him and led a simple, but fulfilled life. He developed a penchant for singing in the twilight of his life. Before stepping into a singer’ shoes, he was a well-established actor. He had done quite a lot of theatre and his experience proved to give him an edge over others. He grew up under the jurisdiction of a Zamindari family in the West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. In the 1910s, his grandparents were his guardians and he spent his childhood with them.

He liked singing and he sang along to the tunes that played on the gramophone. He shifted to the city of Rajahmundry in Andhra Pradesh and enrolled himself into high school. He collaborated with Kesari Samajam who belonged with Machiraju Ramachandra Murthy and got into acting. He performed drama with skill and caliber. He came from a wealthy family and so, he donated money to libraries and schools. He was charitable and sympathetic from a very young age. He acted in the classic theatricals Pratapa Rudreeyam and Chintamani. He progressed into the field of cinema making after getting commended for his dramatics at high school level. He entered the film industry through his role in Draupadi Vastrapaharanam (1936).

He performed the character of Sahadeva with utmost grace. He bagged important roles which were crucial to the plot of the drama and he handled himself well under the pressure of performance. He appeared as Krishna in the epic tale of Jarasandha (1938). His acting was so convincing that the audience was mesmerized. He illustrated the character of Basavaraju in Vara Vikrayam, which is a famous novel and play. It defocuses and discouraged the dowry system that prevailed in India. Koccharlakota showed his diversity by playing an unconventional character with utmost elegance. He presented himself as a playback singer and actor in Malli Pelli (1939). He enacted the character of Venkata Rao in the same. He appeared as Lakshmana in Paduka Pattabhishekam (1945). He joined Prabhat Theatres to play the roles of Arjuna in Pandava, Vangala Rao in Bobbili Yudham and Kalidas in Kalidas. He died in Eluru.

Khayyum Basha Telugu Actor

Khayyum Basha

Khayyum Basha is a famous Indian actor who acts basically in the Telugu movies. He was born n Rajahmundry East Godavari in Andhra Pradesh. Khayyum Basha has worked in more than ninety Telugu films. He is known for his versatility in his skills. Khayyum Basha is from a family that was not financially well; his father was a tailor by occupation and his mother successfully managed the house. He has worked with well known actor Allari Naresh, a man who is followed by stardom in the Tollywood Cinema. He is the brother of the famous actor in Tollywood Ali he has performed in more than 1000 films n Telugu, Tamil and Bollywood industry. He is noted for his tremendous performances in movies like Ishq, Super, etc. Their parents are Zaitun Bibi and Mohammad Baksha. Khayyum married a Guntur-based girl whose father runs a business named Arshia Kamal. Both started their new phase of life on the 22nd of February in the year 2015. Some of his popular and renowned works are Swathi Kiranam a Telugu hit released in the year 1992. It is a Telugu drama film based on the music. Raja Kumarudu released in the year 1999 the film which in English means Prince was a Telugu romantic comedy movie starring Bollywood Diva Preity Zinta in the lead role. The film did well at the cinema and managed to gain praises for the cast. In 2002 his another movie that was released was Hai a Telugu drama, in the year 2004 he was cast in the movie Enjoy a Telugu Thrill, in the year 2005 he did Super which again is a Telugu Drama, he did a Telugu thriller in the year 2005 named Sri it was directed by Dasarath starring Manoj Manchu, Tamana, Mohan Babu, and Sukanya. It was released in 2005 on the December 3rd, the budget of the movie was Rupees 3 Crores, Siddu From Srikakulam is a Telugu movie released in the year 2008 the movie was directed by Eashwar starring Allar Naresh, Manjari Phadnis and Shraddha Das in the lead role. The film was released in August on the 14th, Khayyum plays the role of Siddhu’s friend in the movie, His another movie released in the year 2008; was Blade Babji directed by Devi Prasad released 4 months later than his previous movie Siddhu From Srikakulam on the 10th of December 2008; this movie is a Telugu comedy entertainment packet, His another release in the year 2008 was Dongala Bandi and Bujjigadu both in Telugu language. Bujjigadu s directed by Puri Jagannadh released on the 23rd of March 2008; this movie was remade in the Bollywood industry as Deewar- Man Of Power and many others his recent being Manoharam released in the year 2015. He tied the knot and got hitched on the 22 of February 2015.


Manchu Manoj

Manchu Manoj Kumar (Manoj Manchu) is the son of actor Mohan Babu, and he predominantly acts in Telugu movies only. His father was a prominent star in Tollywood who acted in five hundred films in the lead, supporting, and cameo roles. Manoj was born on 20 May 1983 to actor Mohan Babu and his wife, Manchu Nirmala Devi. Manoj Kumar made his film debut at an early age when he acted as a child artist in Major Chandrakanth that released in 1993. Subsequently, he was offered to play many child roles including his father’s films where he narrated his child role effectively. Later, he played his first lead role as a hero in ‘Donga Dongadi’ which was a 2004 Telugu action comedy film and a remake of Tamil film ‘Thiruda Thirudi’. Thus, he got subsequent offers in movies and appeared in a movie ‘Sri’ (2005) and ‘Raju Bhai’ (2007). In 2008, his film ‘Nenu Meeku Telusa.?’ released which had melodious music but was an average success at the box office. But it was only in 2009 that his film ‘Prayanam’ did moderately well followed with ‘Bindaas’ (2010) that opened up in the box-office very well. The film was a super hit. In the same year, another film ‘Vedam’ did create huge returns at the box office. The film was critically acclaimed, and he gained a position in the top actors list. The year 2010 remains his successful year. In 2015, he got married to his girlfriend Pranathi Reddy whom he has been dating for past two years. It was a memorable ceremony that was graced by actors like Balakrishna, Trisha, Rana Daggubati, Arya, Raveena Tandon, Jayasudha, Jayaprada, Hansika, etc. The actor got married at a time when his father has also completed 40 years of dedicated service to the film industry. In 2013, Mohan Babu’s daughter Lakshmi Manchu had set up a film production company named ‘Manchu Entertainment’ and the actor had acted in two films of his home production (‘Gundello Godari’ and ‘Uu Kodathara? Ulikki Padathara?’). Both the films got a positive reaction at the box office. This year, another in-house film ‘Dongaata’( Manch Entertainment) got released, and this film also received very positive reviews. The actor is looking forward to one of his movie project ‘Shourya’ whose first look poster had released and have created a buzz in the tinsel town. The movie is likely to hit the big screens in 2016. His film ‘Attack’ which is directed by Ram Gopal Varma is also awaiting release.

Manchu Manoj Telugu Actor