Venky is a 2004 Indian Telugu-language comedy thriller film that released on 26 March 2004 and was directed by Srinu Vaitla and produced by Atluri Purnachandra Rao. Ravi Teja and Sneha played the lead roles. Devi Sri Prasad composed music for the film. Srinu Vaitla's first film association with writers Kona Venkat and Gopimohan happened with this film.
|Directed by||Srinu Vaitla|
|Produced by||Atluri Purnachandra Rao|
|Written by||Kona Venkat|
|Music by||Devi Sri Prasad|
Venkateswarlu (Ravi Teja), a wayward youth in Vizag travels to Hyderabad along with his friends on a train as he has been accidentally selected for police training, He meets Sravani (Sneha) in the train, falling in love with her and proposing the same to her. She rejects the proposal. Later. Venky and his friends threaten Sravani's father and another lady co-passenger in a state of inebriation, both of whom are found dead the next morning. Fearing trouble, Venky and his friends escape to Hyderabad and join the training where they find out that their boss Yogendra Kumar Sharma (Ashutosh Rana) is behind the murders, what happens next and how Venky solves the crime is the rest of the movie.
- Ravi Teja as Venky
- Sneha as Shravani
- Ashutosh Rana as Yogendra Kumar Sharma
- Srinivasa Reddy as Suri Babu
- Chitram Seenu as Ramana
- Ramachandra as Bujji
- Brahmanandam as G.K. Gajala
- AVS as Bokka Subbarao
- Ahuti Prasad as Sarat Kumar I. P. S. (cameo)
- Venu Madhav as Nippu Nagaraju
- Mallikarjuna Rao as Jagadamba Chowdary "J.C."
- Tanikella Bharani as Venky's father
- Delhi Rajeshwari as Venky's mother
- Krishna Bhagavan as Bhagvan (Fake Employer)
- Master Bharath as Train Passenger
- Jeeva as Jeevaji
- Dharmavarapu Subramanyam as Biksham
- Bharath Teja as ACP Bharath
- Suman in a guest appearance
- Raasi as special appearance in a song
- CVL Narasimha Rao as Prasad Rao (Shravani's father)
- SS Kanchi as Train Passenger
- Apoorva as Train Passenger
- Kaushal Manda
|Soundtrack album to Venky by|
|Producer||Devi Sri Prasad|
|Devi Sri Prasad chronology|
The music and background score was composed by Devi Sri Prasad.
All lyrics are written by Sahiti.
|1.||"Maar Maar"||Manikka Vinayagam, Srilekha Parthasarathy||05:14|
|2.||"Gongoora Thotakada"||Pushpavanam Kuppusamy, Kalpana||04:51|
|3.||"Silakemo"||Sriram Parthasarathy, Malathy Lakshman||04:43|
|4.||"O Manasa"||Venu, Sumangali||04:15|
|5.||"Anaganaga Kathala"||Karthik, Sumangali||05:05|
|6.||"Andala Chukkala Lady"||Mallikarjun, Kalpana||04:42|
The film released to positive reviews and was recorded as a hit at the box office.