It is not necessarily the actor and actress who make a movie successful; there are also several talented artists behind the scenes who make it worth the money. There are certain combinations of Tollywood that have left an indelible impression on the minds of the Telugu audience. These combos are still remembered for the magic that they created on the screen. Well, let’s take a look at the some of the best combinations of Telugu film industry.
'N. T. Rama Rao' and 'Savitri' will always remain as one of the best-loved pairs of Telugu cinema. They have acted in around 35 films together including
Gundamma Katha, Narthanasala, Missamma, Raktha Sambhandam, etc.
Mullapudi Venkata Ramana
Bapu and Ramanna were a successful director-writer duo of Telugu film industry. Their contribution to the Telugu cinema is unparallel. The names of Bapu and Ramanna are so interlinked with each other that they became a successful duo. Sampoorna Ramayanam,
Seetha Kalyanam, Ramanjenaya Yuddham, Thyagayya, and Shreenatha Kavisarvabhouma are some of the outstanding works of this duo. They initially associated as an illustrator-story writer duo.
Kamal Haasan and
Sometimes, it is not the prolific nature of the movies that make a successful combo. Kamal Haasan and K Viswanath have collaborated only in 3 Telugu movies, but they created quite a sensation through their acting and directing talent. Kamal Haasan was fortunate enough to make his presence felt in Tollywood through directorial ventures of K Vishwanath including Subhasamkalpam, Swathi Muthyam, and Saagara Sangamam.
Chiranjeevi' and 'R. Radha'
Megastar Chiranjeevi had worked with actress Radha in over 16 movies. They were at the zenith of their success when they acted together in several movies. Radha, being a Malayali, had no problems working in Telugu films, and was a successful pair to Chiranjeevi. Their dancing prowess and comedy made them more close to the masses.
Krishna Ghattamaneni and
Krishna had shared screen space with his real life heroine Vijaya Nirmala in 47 movies. Vijaya Nirmala had also directed Krishna in some films. This pair is mostly known for the prolific nature of their films.
Kamal Haasan and '
S P Balasubrahmanyam'
S P Balasubramanyam used to be the default voice for Kamal Haasan in most of the latter’s dubbed movies. In fact, the powerful voice of SPB made Kamal Haasan closer to his Telugu fans.
Daggubati Venkatesh and
This pair had worked together in five films. Venkatesh and Soundarya proved to be the perfect faces for the directors regarding family-oriented movies.
Pavithra Bandham, Raja, Deviputrudu and Jayam Manadera proved to be successful films in their combination.
S. S. Rajamouli and M.M Keeravani
This director-music composer duo had associated in 9 movies, and all of them were successful. Keeravani happens to be the cousin of director S S Rajamouli. Samraat, Eega, Rajanna, Magadheera, Maryadha Ramanna, etc. are some of the hit movies of this pair.
Pawan Kalyan and '
Ali and Pawan Kalyan indeed make a good combo of Tollywood. They share a good rapport in real life too. Ali had worked in 13 movies of Pawan and the audience just loved their rib-tickling chemistry. Most of their movies together set the cash registers ringing.
Ravi Teja and '
This is another pair that shared a great chemistry as far as comedy is concerned. They have worked together in over 20 movies and have managed to tickle the humor bones of the audience.
Is there any other combination that you love in Tollywood?