Venkata Prabhu Prasad|
Irala, Andhra Pradesh, India
|Residence||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Occupation||comedian, assistant director, actor|
|Years active||2006 - Present|
Sapthagiri was born in Punganuru in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh. 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.
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 in terms of remuneration and fame in low budget comedy movies.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
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- "సెట్లోంచి పొమ్మనగానే కన్నీళ్లొచ్చేశాయి!". eenadu.net. Hyderabad: Eenadu. Archived from the original on 26 December 2016. Retrieved 26 December 2016.
- "Comedian Saptagiri to essay lead role yet again". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Times of India. Retrieved 6 May 2017.
- Vam. "Lovers Movie". Ceenma.com. Telugu Cinema news. Retrieved 8 Sep 2014.
- Sashidhar, AS. "Tollywood's new funny men". The Times of India. Retrieved 16 Jan 2014.