Biography

S. S. Rajamouli (born Koduri Srisaila Sri Rajamouli) is an Indian film director and screenwriter, known for his works mainly in Telugu cinema. He is known for directing blockbuster films such as Vikramarkudu(2006), Magadheera (2009), Eega (2012) and Baahubali: The Beginning (2015).

His other notable works include the sports drama film Sye, the social problem film Vikramarkudu, which was screened at the International Film Festival of India in the mainstream section. The melodrama films Maryada Ramanna, Vikramarkudu and Chhatrapati were remade in various Indian languages, with successful reviews. He has garnered the Star World India, "Entertainer of The Year" in 2012. He has garnered several awards including two National Film Awards, three Filmfare Awards, one state Nandi Awards, and one IIFA Utsavam Awards.

In 2015, The first part of the epic historical fiction, Baahubali: The Beginning became the highest grossing Indian film within India,] and became the 2nd highest grossing Indian film globally. It became the first South Indian film to gross over ₹650 crore (US$97 million) worldwide and the first non-Hindi film to gross over ₹100 crore (US$15 million) in the dubbed Hindi version. It is also the highest grossing Telugu film of all time. In 2016, He was honored with the Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian honor for his contributions towards the field of Art.

S. S. Rajamouli (born Koduri Srisaila Sri Rajamouli) is an Indian film director and screenwriter, known for his works mainly in Telugu cinema. He is known for directing blockbuster films such as Vikramarkudu(2006), Magadheera (2009), Eega (2012) and Baahubali: The Beginning (2015).

His other notable works include the sports drama film Sye, the social problem film Vikramarkudu, which was screened at the International Film Festival of India in the mainstream section. The melodrama films Maryada Ramanna, Vikramarkudu and Chhatrapati were remade in various Indian languages, with successful reviews. He has garnered the Star World India, "Entertainer of The Year" in 2012. He has garnered several awards including two National Film Awards, three Filmfare Awards, one state Nandi Awards, and one IIFA Utsavam Awards.

In 2015, The first part of the epic historical fiction, Baahubali: The Beginning became the highest grossing Indian film within India,] and became the 2nd highest grossing Indian film globally. It became the first South Indian film to gross over ₹650 crore (US$97 million) worldwide and the first non-Hindi film to gross over ₹100 crore (US$15 million) in the dubbed Hindi version. It is also the highest grossing Telugu film of all time. In 2016, He was honored with the Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian honor for his contributions towards the field of Art.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 19

Birthday 1973-10-10

Place of Birth Raichur, Karnataka, India

Official Site http://ssrajamouli.in/

Also Known As

  • S. S. Rajamouli
  • Koduri Srisaila Sri Rajamouli
  • Jakkanna

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2020 RRR Director
2017 Baahubali 2: The Conclusion Director
2015 Bahubali: The Beginning Director
2012 Eega Director
2011 Rajanna Director
2010 Maryada Ramanna Director
2009 Magadheera Director
2007 Yamadonga Director
2006 Vikramarkudu Director
2005 Chatrapathi Director
2004 Sye Director
2003 Simhadri Director
2001 Student No. 1 Director

Acting

2016 Majnu as himself, on the set of Baahubali: The Conclusion
2015 Bollywood and Beyond: A Century of Indian Cinema as Himself
2015 Bahubali: The Beginning as Spirit Seller
2008 Rainbow as Himself
2004 Koffee with Karan (1 episode) as Himself

Writing

2020 RRR Screenplay
2017 Baahubali 2: The Conclusion Screenplay
2015 Bahubali: The Beginning Screenplay
2012 Eega Screenplay
2009 Magadheera Writer

Editing

2019 Baahubali: Before the Beginning (9 episodes)Editor

Production

2019 Baahubali: Before the Beginning (9 episodes)Producer

Crew

2018 K.G.F: Chapter 1 Thanks

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