Ravi Raja Pinisetty is a famous Telugu film director. He was born in the District of West Godavari in Andhra Pradesh. His birthday is on July 14. He hails from Palakollu. He studied at Kesari High School in Chennai. He is well versed in five languages. He is proficient in English, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, and Hindi. People also know him by the name of Ravi Raja. He has directed as well as produced several Telugu flicks. He is married to Radha Rani. He has two children. His son Aadhi is a Telugu movie actor. His younger son
Sathya Prabhas Pinisetty is a film director. He is very close to his children. Their work has made him proud. Ravi Raja has operated with several noted actors like
Mohan Babu, Chiranjeevi, Rajashekhar,
Nandamuri Balakrishna, and
Daggubati Venkatesh. He has directed several remakes of films. He directed around 60 movies. He has now retired.
He is a prolific book reader and a huge movie buff. He is called the King of Remakes. His grandfather(paternal) was a clerk in court. His father faced many hardships in his life. His father's mother died when he was young. His father was born in Beechpatnam. His father left his home and became a tailor. He got into drama. His theater company won a number of awards. Ravi Raja wanted to start a business after his graduation. His relative
Allu Aravind persuaded him to join the film industry. His first film was Veerabhadrudu. It got released in 1984. The movie took inspiration from Kozhi Koovudhu. His movie Jwala came out on July 14, 1985. It starred actors like Chiranjeevi, Radhika, and Bhanupriya. Punyasthree hit the box office in 1986. It starred
Rajendra Prasad, Kartik, and Bhavvya.
It was a remake of a Tamil flick. He worked with Bhanupriya and Arjun for his movie Konaseema Kurrodu. It came out in 1986. In 1987, his movie
Krishna Leela was widely appreciated. It starred Kalyan Chakravarty, Ramyakrishna, and Mohan Babu. His movie Chakravarthy came out on June 4, 1987. Chiranjeevi, Bhanupriya, and Mohan Babu worked in the film. In the same year, Nammina Bantu hit the box office. The cinema starred Muralimohan and Rajani. It was a remake of a Kannada movie. He made a remake of the flick Example. It came out on February 5, 1988. Donga Pelli starred
Yamudiki Mogudu, released on April 29, 1988, did very well in the film industry. He directed a Hindi movie Pratibandh. He worked with
Juhi Chawla and Chiranjeevi. The movie took inspiration from Ankusam. Raja Vikramarka, a movie inspired by My Dear Marthandan, came out on November 14, 1990.