Vakkantham Vamsi

Vakkantham Vamsi is an Indian screenwriter and director in Telugu cinema.[1][2] His notable screenwriting credits include Kick (2009), Yevadu (2014), Race Gurram (2014), and Temper (2015).

Vakkantham Vamsi
Arikela Village, Ramasamudram Mandal, Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh, India
OccupationScreenwriter, director

Early life and careerEdit

He was born in Arikela village near Punganur in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh and graduated from Sri Venkateswara University. He continued his father's Vakkantham Suryanarayana Rao legacy in writings.[3] He gained recognition for his language diction and acting skills during his schooling.[4] Vamsi started his career as a News presenter, television anchor and starred as Suka Muni in BapuRamana's tele serial Bhagavatham telecasted on ETV. He made his Telugu film debut with Kalyana Prapthirasthu opposite Suma, directed by Dasari Narayana Rao.[5] After the release of his film Kick he became one of the popular writers of Telugu Cinema.


Film credits
Year Title Writer Director Notes
2000 Prema Kosam Story No
2002 Kalusukovalani Dialogues No
2006 Ashok Story No
2007 Athidhi Writing assistance No
2009 Kick Story No Remade as Thillalangadi (2010), Kick (2014) and Super Ranga (2014)
2009 Kalyanram Kathi Story No
2011 Oosaravelli Story No
2014 Yevadu Story No
2014 Race Gurram Story No
2015 Temper Story No Remade as Simmba (2018) and Ayogya (2019)
2015 Kick 2 Story and dialogues No
2017 Aaradugula Bullet Story No
2018 Touch Chesi Chudu Story No
2018 Naa Peru Surya, Naa Illu India Yes Yes
2022 Agent Story No
TBA Nithiin32 Yes Yes


  1. ^ "Oosaravelli Review – A Dim Tinted Script, watch only for NTR". Bollywood Billi. 7 October 2011. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  2. ^ "Vakkantham Vamsi – Kick Success Meet|Kick Success Meet Photo Gallery, Kick Success Meet Stills, Kick Success Meet Gallery, Kick Success Meet Photos". Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  3. ^ "Script by destiny". The Hindu. 9 November 2012. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 6 August 2015.
  4. ^ "Kothikommachi". Kothikommachi. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  5. ^ "Vakkantham Vamsi | Writer Vakkantham Vamsi | Ashok | Kick | Oosaravelli". 4 October 2011. Retrieved 13 October 2013.

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