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Saptagiri (born Venkata Prabhu Prasad) (Telugu: సప్తగిరి) is an Indian film actor and comedian who has mainly in Tollywood.

Saptagiri
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Born
Venkata Prabhu Prasad[1]

ResidenceHyderabad, Telangana, India
Occupationcomedian, assistant director, actor
Years active2006 - Present

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Early lifeEdit

Saptagiri was born in Punganuru in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh.[2] His father was a guard in forest department. He has an older brother. His name was Venkata Prabhu Prasad, later he changed his name to Saptagiri because of an incident which happened in Tirumala.

CareerEdit

Sapthagiri moves to Hyderabad to pursue his career in Tollywood, and struggled a lot before getting a break. He started film acting career with Bhaskar's film Bommarillu he used to work as an assistant director. Saptagiri got a chance to play a comedian role. He earned name as a Mini Brahmanandam[3] in terms of remuneration and fame in low budget comedy movies.[4] He happened to be one of the actors who bagged Padmasri Alluramlingaiah award in the recent past.

Saptagiri who started his career as an assistant director and turned as an actor. He acted as a comedian in many films and he came as a hero in 2016 with Saptagiri Express which got a good response from the audience and now he is coming with Saptagiri LLB, released on 8 December 2017.which got avergave response

FilmographyEdit

ActorEdit

Key
  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Role Notes
2018 Neevevaro Janaganamana Jagadish
2017 Angel Saptagiri
Chitrangada
Rarandoi Veduka Chudham Bangaram
Radha Giri R
Sapthagiri LLB
2016 Supreme
Majnu Koti
Abhinetri Ganesh
Krishnashtami Giri
Express Raja Giri
Soggade Chinni Nayana Himagiri
Okka Ammayi Thappa Journalist
2015 Soukhyam Giri
Loafer Raja's friend
Where Is Vidya Balan
Cinema Choopistha Mava Rakhi Pandaga
Sankarabaranam Akshay Kumar
Tripura Tripura's cousin
Bruce Lee - The Fighter Bruce Lee's friend
Raju Gari Gadhi "Race Gurram" Babji
Shivam Happy
James Bond
Jadoogadu Puli
Jyothi Lakshmi
Dohchay Ranga
Temper Chain snatcher
Intelligent Idiots Mano
Beeruva
2014 Chakkiligintha
Mirchi Lanti Kurradu
Lovers
Manam Nagarjuna's friend
Pyar Mein Padipoyane Husain Verma
Power Bilahari
Drushyam Simhadri
Joru Namalu
Lakshmi Rave Maa Intiki
Kotha Janta
2013 Venkatadri Express Dasthagiri
Prema Katha Chitram Giri
Ongole Gitta 'Gaatu' Satti
DK Bose Shelved
2012 Daruvu
Gabbar Singh
2011 Kandireega Giri
2010 Sadhyam
2009 Ganesh Just Ganesh Apparao
2008 Parugu
2007 Desamuduru

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "సెట్లోంచి పొమ్మనగానే కన్నీళ్లొచ్చేశాయి!". eenadu.net. Hyderabad: Eenadu. Archived from the original on 26 December 2016. Retrieved 26 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Comedian Saptagiri to essay lead role yet again". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Times of India. Retrieved 6 May 2017.
  3. ^ Vam. "Lovers Movie". Ceenma.com. Telugu Cinema news. Retrieved 8 Sep 2014.
  4. ^ Sashidhar, AS. "Tollywood's new funny men". The Times of India. Retrieved 16 Jan 2014.

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