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name = Jandhyala
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death_date = June 19, 2001 (aged 50)
death_place = Hyderabad
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Jandhyala or Jandhyala Veera Venkata Durga Siva Subramanya Sastry (January 14, 1951 - June 19, 2001) was a legendary Telugu film
Jandhyala, popularly known as Hasya Brahma Jandhyala, was born a Telugu Brahmin family on the auspicious day of Makara Sankranti(January 14th) in 1951 at
He graduated with B.Com from SRR & CVR College in
He used to be a good
playwrightin his college days. His first play 'Ek Din Ka Sultan' became a pretty popular play. His last play is "Gundelu Marchabadunu". He entered the films as a songs writer though the film "Punya Bhoomi Kallu Teru". His first released film was K. Vishwanath's Siri Siri Muvva. He was alo a good dialogue writer, has written dialogues to the films like Shankara Bharanam.
He turned into a director with the film
Mudda Mandaram. His last film was 'Vichitram', which is his 60th film.
He introduced a many comedy actors like
Naresh, Brahmanandam, Suthiveluand Suthi Veerabhadra Rao. His film with Usha Kiron movies Srivariki Premalekhabecame an all time favorite comedy. His movie Ananda Bhairaviis a milestone in his career, and won many awards.
He directed several hits like
Nalugu Sthambalata, Aaananda Bhaivari, Rendu Rellu Aaru, Aha Naa Pellanta, Vivaha Bhojanambu, Choopulu Kalasina Subhavela, Chantabbai, Amara Jeevi, Seeta Rama Kalyanamand Padamati Sandhya Ragam.
He also acted in a film
Aapadhbandavuduwith Chiranjeevias a father of the heroine. At the end of the film he is shown dying having dedicated all his works in a selfless way. In real life too, he passed away leaving behind him a legacy of excellent films. He also worked as a background dubbing speaker for few artists in telugu.
His most popular dialogue was in Telugu goes, "Navvadam oka bhogam, Navvinchadam oka yogam, Navvalekapovadam oka rogam".
He married Annapurna (not from film industry), and has two daughters Sahiti and Sampada. For a family photo [http://www.hindu.com/2006/06/20/stories/2006062003000200.htm] . He died on June 19, 2001.
Awards for Jandhyala
- 1983, National Award for Best Regional Director for the movie Ananda Bhairavi
- 1983, Andhra Nandi Award for the Best director for the movie Ananda Bhairavi
- 1987, Andhra Nandi Award for the Best Story Writer for the movie Padamati Sandhya Ragam
- 1992, Andhra Nandi Award for the Best Dialogue Writer for the movie Apadbhandavudu
Awards for Jandhayala Movies (Other than Ananda Bhairavi)
Goutham Raju - 1988, Andhra Nandi Award for the Best editor for the movie Hy Hy Nayaka
Awards for the movie Ananda Bhairavi
National Award Jandhyala - Best Regional Director
Andhra Nandi Awards Best Movie Jandhyala - Best director. S.Gopala Reddy - Best Photography. K.S.Chandra Murthy - Second Best story writer.
Andhra Pradesh Film Journalists Award Best Movie Jandhyala - Best Director Girish Karnad - Best Actor
Vijayawada Film Journalists Award Best Movie Jandhyala - Best Director Ramesh Naidu - Best Music Director
Vamsi Awards Best Movie Jandhyala - Best Director Ramesh Naidu - Best Music Director Kanchana - Best Actress Sutti Veerabhadra Rao, Sutti Velu - Best male comedy pair Sri Lakshmi - Best female comedian Kondamudi Sree Rama Chandra Murthy - Best Story
Kalasagar Awards Best Movie Jandhyala - Best Director Ramesh Naidu - Best Music Director Kondamudi Sree Rama Chandra Murthy - Best Story Best Male Comedian Best Female Comedian
Andhra Pradesh Cinegoers Awards Best Movie Jandhyala - Best Director Ramesh Naidu - Best Music Director Girish Karnad - Best Actor Best Actress Best Female Comedian Best Baby Actor
Hasyapriya Relangi Academy Award Best Female Comedian
Madras Film Fans Jandhyala - Best Director
Movies List (Director)
Movies List (Writer)
* Nari nari naduma murari
Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari
All major hits of NTR post 1976 were written by Jandhyala
Movies List (Actor)
Movies List (Gave voice)
* Srivariki Premalekha (for Sutti Veerabhadra Rao)
* Iddaru (for
* Write-Up on Jandhyala (By Sreenivas Kanchibhotla) http://www.idlebrain.com/celeb/realstars/jandhyala.html
One of the most famous directors of telugu comedy films.
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