Prasad Murella

Prasad Murella is an Indian film cinematographer, who mainly works for Telugu cinema. He started his career in the Tamil film industry.

Prasad Murella
Born
OccupationDirector of Photography
Years active2000–present

Personal lifeEdit

He was born in Vijayawada where he completed his schooling and his higher studies. Due to his passion for films, he travelled to Chennai and assisted many cinematographers such as Ravi Yadav, and D Shanker.

CareerEdit

He started his career with the Tamil film Azhagana Naatkal directed by Sundar C. in 2000. Later he made his debut in Telugu with the film Venky, directed by Srinu Vaitla in 2004, and shot another film called Chanti in the same year. He went back to Tamil films in 2004 with Devathayai Kanden and was there until the year 2006 working for the films Chinna and Rendu.

In 2007, he started shooting Telugu films with the film Dhee and has remained in this film industry. He was awarded with the 2010 Nandi Award for Best Cinematographer for the film Namo Venkatesa.[1] It is an award given by Andhra Pradesh state government. He also won the SIIMA Award for Best Cinematographer (Telugu) for the 2013 film Attharintiki Daaredhi [2]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Language Awards & Achievements
2001 Azhagana Naatkal Tamil
2003 Winner Tamil
2004 Venky Telugu
Chanti Telugu
Devathayai Kanden Tamil
2005 Chinna Tamil
2006 Rendu Tamil
2007 Dhee Telugu
Raju Bhai Telugu
Chandamama Telugu
2008 Ready Telugu
King Telugu
2010 Namo Venkatesa Telugu Nandi Award for Best Cinematographer [1]
2011 Dookudu Telugu
2012 Poola Rangadu Telugu
2013 Shadow Telugu
Attharintiki Daaredhi Telugu SIIMA Award for Best Cinematographer (Telugu) [2]
2015 S/O Satyamurthy Telugu
Soukhyam Telugu
2017 Katamarayudu Telugu [3]
MLA Telugu [4]
2018 Pantham Telugu
2019 Venky Mama Telugu
2021 Tuck Jagadish Telugu

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Nandi honours for Balakrishna, Nitya Menon". 6 August 2011. Archived from the original on 4 April 2018. Retrieved 4 April 2018 – via www.thehindu.com. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b Seshagiri, Sangeetha. "SIIMA 2014: Pawan Kalyan's 'Attarintiki Daredi', Mahesh Babu Bag Awards [Winners List]". ibtimes.co.in. Archived from the original on 10 November 2015. Retrieved 4 April 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "katamrayudu". tollywoodtv.in. 4 April 2018. Archived from the original on 17 May 2017. Retrieved 4 April 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "What is Kajal Agarwal's role in Kalyan Ram's 'MLA'?". thenewsminute.com. 20 December 2017. Archived from the original on 4 April 2018. Retrieved 4 April 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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