He first entered into the direction field with two TV serials under the guidance of K.Raghavendra Rao. His first flick “Student no.1” which introducing Jr. NTR as the lead was a huge hit. This movie caught the pulse of the youth and introduced Rajamouli with a big bang.
With high expectations in the Tollywood, Rajamouli released his next movie “Simhadri” after a long hiatus. This movie turned to be a blockbuster that changed the trend in Tollywood. The ace director gave his next movie “Sye”, a sports genre movie. With amazing characterization of the hero and villain, he elevated the status of the movie.
With adrenalin filled emotions and heart touching family drama, he gave an action entertainer “Chatrapati” starring Prabhas and Shriya. Molding an amazing line between the son and mother, Rajamouli received another hit. “Vikramarkudu”, one of the best movies of Tollywood, lifted the director to heights. Embedding a unique mannerism to the Hero “Jinta ta ta”, Rajamouli earned great accolades. The theme “Jinta ta ta”went on to become a craze in Bollywood audience when the movie was remade as ‘Rowdy Rathore’ starring Akshay Kumar in the lead.
Adding to his ‘hit’ list, Rajamouli released “Yamadonga” with Jr.NTR. Exploiting the energy of NTR, capturing the beauty of Priyamani and Mamta Mohan Das and tapping the mannerism of Mohan Babu, he indeed presented a unique drama on the screen.
Breaking all the recordings, Rajamouli released the most anticipated movie “Magadheera” starring Ram Charan and Kajal. Weaving a fairy tale into a movie Rajamouli depicted every detail with great precision. His next movie, which is a comedy thriller titled “Maryada Ramanna” stood as a blockbuster in the year 2010.
Then came his fictional thriller, “Eega” with visual effects taking the main seat received not just positive response from audience but also critics as well. The movie is dubbed in Tamil and Hindi. Both versions went on to become hit and has put Rajamouli on the pedestal of Bollywood.
His upcoming movie “Baahubali” starring Prabhas, Anushka Shetty and Rana Daggubati is currently on sets.
2009: CineMAA Award for Best Director for Magadheera
2009: Filmfare Award for Best Director for Magadheera
2009: Nandi Award for Best Director for Maghadeera
2012: National Film Award for Best film for Eega
2012: Filmfare Award for Best Director for Eega
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