Born in Tallapudi, a small village in the West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on April 1, 1961, D V V Danayya is an eminent film producer of the South film industry. Danayya has mostly produced Telugu movies. He embarked his film journey with the Telugu movie, “
Jamba Lakidi Pamba
”, in the year 1993. This film revolved around the story of a woman who got fed up of living in a patriarchal society and decided to approach a learned man who makes a lotion named, Jamba Lakidi Pamba, which results in men behaving like women. The film was well-received by the viewers and had a rating of 8 on IMDb.
After that, Danayya went ahead to work as a producer for the movie, “Maavidakulu”. This movie starred ‘
’ and '
Kota Srinivasa Rao
' the in lead roles. Danayya tasted success more than anything and followed up with movies like “
”, “Seema Simham”, “Desamuduru”, “Neninthe” and many more. Samudram released in the year 1999 and focused on Sagar, a man who juggled with the daily life problems because of his enmity with an MLA. This movie had a rating of 6.9 on IMDb.
Seema Simham was an action-packed movie which narrated the tale of two friends who became enemies due to some reason. The film didn’t receive a good response. Nenithe also became popular among the audience after its release and had a rating of 6.8 on IMDb. Danayya also produced films like “Oye!”, “Varudu”, “
”, and “
”. “Julayi” received immense appreciation from the critics and viewers. This movie focused on the guy, Ravi, who assisted police in failing Bittu’s plan of robbing the bank. This movie had a rating of 7.2 on IMDb and starred ‘
Ileana D Cruz
’ and ‘
’ in the lead roles.
Danayya is also the director of DVV Entertainment, a production company. Danayya is undoubtedly one of the best producers of Tollywood, but he got into a tiff with several personalities like ‘
’, and ‘
’. Ram Charan was not happy with Danayya because he failed to systemize the preview shows of Naayak in the USA. Puri Jagannath filed a complaint against the producer Danayya because of some reason, though it was sorted after some time. Danayya has produced movies which bagged awards like Nandi Award and Filmfare Award Special South. Danayya was also looted by the thugs in the year 2015. Currently, he is busy with his next project, and the title of the movie is yet to be announced.