S.S Rajamouli is one of those impactful and powerful directors of Tollywood in modern era. He was born and brought up in a showbiz family and his close association with Cousins M.M Keeravani and Kalyani Malik made him interested in films right from early years. Rightfully, he began his career by directing serials and assisting veteran director K. Raghavendra Rao and his first film as a full time director was Student No.1 starring Jr NTR in 2001. The film was an instant hit and right from then he started growing and evolving as a director with unique narrating skills and film making style.
Every film of S.S Rajamouli is based on a different concept and the clarity of his mind in showing the emotions of characters and interesting sequences make his films so impactful to the viewer. Simhadri was an out and out action revenge film, while Sye which came next was a sports oriented campus film. Rajamouli’s magnum opus was with Chatrapathi which redefined the young rebel star’s energy levels. Vikramarkudu starring Ravi Teja which came next was an out and out entertainer having Comedy, Love, Entertainment and Action sequences. Yamadonga was a paisa vasool entertainer and Rajamouli chose Magadheera – a Historic Epic film next. The film was tremendously successful and became one of the highest grosser of all time. S.S Rajamouli chose a light hearted action comedy Maryada Ramanna next, giving break to comedian Sunil as the hero.
Eega- his recent project was an interesting film with the concept of reincarnation and revenge of a house fly. The film took him to new levels and took him to the international arena also. While the critics were wary about his decision of making this film, his amazing confidence levels enabled him to make a Modern Epic with stunning visual effects.
His wife Rama Rajamouli is a talented costume designer and she helps him regularly in his films. A multiple award winner for best direction, S.S Rajamouli turned out to be one of the most powerful directors of Current Day Telugu Cinema. IQlikMovies wishes the ace director Rajamouli a very happy birthday and a great directorial year ahead!