Pradeep Shakthi was an Indian movie actor and director who worked in Telugu cinema. Apart from his movie work, Pradeep was also a businessman. Pradeep Shakthi was born as Raja Vasi Reddy on 25 July 1954. Pradeep hails from a district Andhra Pradesh called Guntur. Pradeep got introduced to Telugu industry by, Vamsy, a director who cast him into the 1985 movie Aalaapana.
After that, he acted in many Tamil and Telugu Movies playing negative roles. In 1990 he directed Kali Yuga Viswamithra, movie which was controversial politically. Three years after that he moved to Staten Island in
and became a full-time restaurateur. On the 20th of February in the year 2016, Pradeep Shakthi died at the age of 61 years.
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Pradeep Shakthi was an actor and director. He is not only an actor and director but also a businessman. He is the actor in Telugu, Hindi and Tamil movies. He was born on 25th July 1954 and he died on 20th February 2016. He acted in 21 Telugu films, 9 Tamil films and one Hindi film industry. He directed one Telugu movie in the year 1989. His full name is Vasireddy Pradeep Shakthi. He was born as Raja Vasi reddy in Andhra Pradesh, Guntur district. He was born in Andhra Pradesh, Guntur district. He started his career as an actor and later as the villain and also as comedy artist.
He started his cinema career in the year 1985 with his first movie ladies tailor. He later took many movies and nearly he acted in 21 Telugu movies; he later entered into direction field also. He is well known as comedian and villain in many of the Telugu movies. And later he got married; even after marriage, he continued his career in cinema industry only. Later he entered into the Tamil cinema industry and proved himself as a great artist; he acted in nearly 9 Tamil movies. He started his career in Tamil cinema industry in the year 1987 with his first movie Nayakan.
Later he extended his career into the Hindi cinema industry and he took one movie khatronke Khiladi in the year 1988. He recently acted in Telugu movie Subramanyam for Sale, this is the last movie taken by him. He is not only an actor and director but he is also a businessman, he stops his career in cinema industry in the year 2015. He went to the USA in late 90’s and there he started restaurants, with his family and he settled in New York City, New York, USA. And he started a hotel business with his family. He is the owner of the Baba Hut restaurant in the New York Avenue.
He maintained many restaurants. Finally, due to some health conditions, he went to America and he settled there with his family. But finally in the year 2016 February 20th, due to heart the attack in New York City, New York, USA. The whole cinema industries fell into sadness for losing the great artist. He died at the age of 60 years, according to records.