Ranganath is a famous Telugu actor who hailed from Madras. He was born in the year 1949. His real name is Tirumala Sundara Sri Ranganath and as it is long, he shortened it as Ranganath for the stage. He was also a ticket collector, similar to Tamil Super Star Rajini Kanth. But the difference is Ranganath was a Railway ticket collector. Ranganath worked as a ticket collector in Southern Railways. He is married and has three children, two daughters and a son. His interest in cinema, made him to seek a chance in the Telugu film industry. He made his debut in the movie Buddimantudu. This film was released in the year 1969. He has also acted as a hero in the movie, Chandna, which was directed by
. Giri Babu got lots of confidence in the acting of Ranganath and hence he provided him with a chance to act as a hero. He acted in few films as hero and in important roles too.
, Secretary and Priya Bhandavi are some of the films done by him as hero. Love in Singapore, Khaidi, Chiranjeevi, Kokila, Brundavanam, Manmadhudu, Victory, Aaha Naa Pellanta and Solo are some of the movies in his filmography.