L. B. Sriram

Lanka Bhadradri Sri Ramachandra Moorthy (born 30 May 1952), better known as L. B. Sriram, is an Indian actor, comedian, writer, playwright, producer, and thespian known for his works in Telugu cinema and Telugu theatre.[1][2] He made his silver screen debut with Kokila (1990) as a dialogue writer.[3][4][5][6]

L. B. Sriram
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Sriram in 2021
Born
Lanka Bhadradri Sri Ramachandra Moorthy

(1952-05-30) 30 May 1952 (age 69)
Occupation
Awards5 Nandi Awards
Websitelbsriram.com

He owns the production house Life is Beautiful Creations.[7] He subsequently went on to star in nearly 500 films in a variety of roles in works such as Chala Bagundi (2000), Ammo! Okato Tareekhu (2000), Azad (2000), Hanuman Junction (2001), Itlu Sravani Subramanyam, (2001), Aadi (2002), Dil (2003), Chatrapathi (2005), Evadi Gola Vaadidhi (2005), Stalin (2006), Seema Sastri (2007), Gamyam (2008), Sontha Ooru (2009), Yevadu (2014), Legend (2014) and Sarainodu (2016).[3][4] Regarded as one of the finest method actors in Telugu cinema, Sriram has won five state Nandi Awards.[8][9] He plays Anjineyulu in web series Amrutham Dhvitheeyam, a sequel to Amrutham.

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1991 April 1st Vidudala
1995 Dear Brother
1998 Daddy Daddy
1999 Arundhathi
2000 Goppinti Alludu
Vamsi
Jayam Manadera
Ammo! Okato Tareekhu
Sardukupodaam Randi
Chala Bagundi Seetha's father
Ninne Premistha
Azad
Tirumala Tirupati Venkatesa
2001 Mrugaraju
Eduruleni Manishi
Cheppalani Vundhi
Adhipathi
Ide Naa Modati Premalekha
Ammaye Navvithe
Chinna
Anmayi Kosam
Maa Aavida Meeda Ottu Mee Aavida Chala Manchidi
Budget Padmanabham Vaastu Totti Subrahmanyam
Itlu Sravani Subramanyam
Tholi Valapu
Hanuman Junction
2002 Allari Ramudu
Aadi College Principal
Premaku Swagatam
Friends
Santosham
Tappu Chesi Pappi Koodu
Bobby
Hai
Girl Friend
Avunu Valliddaru Ista Paddaru!
Chennakesava Reddy Hippi Lahari
Yuvarathna
Siva Rama Raju Srisailam
Thotti gang Alexander
2003 Naaga
Fools
Uthsaham
Dil Ramanatham
Ottesi Cheputhunna
Missamma
Appudappudu
Vasantham
Charminar
Oka Radha Iddaru Krishnula Pelli
Janaki Weds Sriram
Neeke Manasichchanu
Taarak
2004 Lakshmi Narasimha
Abhi
Koduku
Sri Anjaneyam
Valliddaru Okkate
Shiva Shankar
Gudumba Shankar
Mr & Mrs Sailaja Krishnamurthy
Cheppave Chirugali
2005 Modati Cinema
Evadi Gola Vaadidhi Chain smoker Gangadhar
Chhatrapati
Orey Pandu
Dhairyam
Radha Gopalam
Sravanamasam
Prayatnam
Bunny
Subash Chandra Bose
Nuvvante Naakishtam
Okkade Subba Rao
Veeri Veeri Gummadi Pandu
Good Boy
Moguds Pellams
Mahanandi
2006 Vijay IPS
Nee Navvu Chalu
Lakshmi
Happy
Bangaram
Hanumanthu
Amma Cheppindi
Photo
Maa Iddari Madhya
Stalin
Bhagyalakshmi Bumper Draw
Annavaram
2007 Madhumasam
Athili Sattibabu LKG
Veduka
Yamagola Malli Modalayindi
Bhajantrilu
Viyyalavari Kayyalu
Seema Sastry
2008 Maisamma IPS
Sundarakanda
Nee Sukhame Be Koruthunna
Idi Sangathi
Gamyam
Nagaram
Bhadradri
Tinnama Padukunnama, Tellarinda
Ullasamga Utsahamga Subbayya
Siddu from Sikakulam Village priest
Pandurangadu Narada
Bommana Brothers Chandana Sisters
Baladur
Kausalya Supraja Rama
Blade Babji Edukondalu
Kuberulu
2009 Adhineta
Bangaru Babu
Bendu Apparao R.M.P Samaram (chicken) feeder
Sontha Ooru Rudrudu
Kick
2010 Taj Mahal
Shambo Shiva Shambo
Simha
Betting Bangaraju
Alasyam Amrutham
Kathi Kantha Rao Marriage Broker
2011 Seema Tapakai Aravind Swamy ( Millionaire Mitra)
2012 Racha
Daruvu Narada Muni
Denikaina Ready
Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum Matti Raju
2013 Mr. Pellikoduku
Jagadguru Adi Shankara
Gouravam Tamil/Telugu
Bunny n Cherry
2014 Legend
Yevadu Shashank's father
Jilla astrologer Tamil
2015 Ori Devudoy
2016 Sarrainodu raped victim's father
Manamantha Astrologer
Soggade Chinni Nayana temple priest
2018 Naa Nuvve
Sharabha
2019 Vajra Kavachadhara Govinda Govind
Voter Bhiksaraju

Web seriesEdit

Year Title Role Platform Notes
2019 Gods of Dharmapuri (G.O.D) DN Reddy ZEE5 [10][11]
2020 Amrutham Dhvitheeyam Amudala Anjaneyulu aka Anji ZEE5 [12][13]

As writerEdit

Year Film Name Language Notes
1990 Kokila Telugu Dialogues
1991 April 1st Vidudala Telugu Dialogues
1991 Appula Appa Rao Telugu Dialogues
1992 Aa Okkati Adakku Telugu Dialogues
1993 Varasudu Telugu Dialogues
1993 Rajeshwari Kalyanam Telugu Dialogues
1994 Hello Brother Telugu Dialogues
1997 Hitler Telugu Dialogues
1997 Omkaram Telugu Dialogues
1999 Ramasakkanodu Telugu Dialogues
2009 Sontha Ooru Telugu Dialogues

AwardsEdit

Year Awards Title Notes
1999 Nandi Award for Best Dialogue Writer Ramasakkanodu [14]
2000 Nandi Award for Best Male Comedian Chaala Bagundhi
2009 Nandi Award for Best Dialogue Writer Sontha Ooru
2009 Nandi Award for Best Character Actor Sontha Ooru
2016 Nandi Award for Best Short film producer & Director Dolu-Sannai

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "L.B. Sreeram is in tune with the times". The Hindu. 8 May 2016.
  2. ^ "LB Sriram to produce short films".
  3. ^ a b "Going with the flow". The Hindu. 20 October 2012.
  4. ^ a b "LB Sriram starts a Youtube channel".
  5. ^ "Comedian LB Sriram - Open Heart With RK - Full Episode".
  6. ^ "Comedian LB Sriram - Frankly with TNR - Full Episode".
  7. ^ "Life Beautiful Creations of LB Sriram". 20 June 2016.
  8. ^ "idleburra.com".
  9. ^ "List of Nandi Awards for 2009-2010". News of AP. Archived from the original on 10 October 2010. Retrieved 10 October 2010.
  10. ^ "'G.O.D' review: Satyadev, Karthik Rathnam dazzle in Zee5 web series on class struggle". The News Minute. 29 October 2019. Retrieved 29 December 2020.
  11. ^ "Review: Gods Of Dharmapuri on Zee5 is a Stylish But Simplistic Tale of Mining Mafias". Film Companion. 29 October 2019. Retrieved 29 December 2020.
  12. ^ Hooli, Shekhar H. (30 June 2020). "Amrutham Dhvitheeyam 3 new episodes strike a chord with audience". www.ibtimes.co.in. Retrieved 29 December 2020.
  13. ^ "Zee5 Premieres New Episodes Of Popular Original Amrutham Dhvitheeyam - Telugu News". IndiaGlitz.com. 29 June 2020. Retrieved 29 December 2020.
  14. ^ "నంది అవార్డు విజేతల పరంపర (1964–2008)" [A series of Nandi Award Winners (1964–2008)] (PDF). Information & Public Relations of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 21 August 2020.(in Telugu)