Gangaraju Gunnam


Name: Gangaraju Gunnam

Profession:  Indian film director and screenwriter

Birth: 19 October 1955

Movies:
Writer
Aithe - Dialogues (2003)
Anukokunda Oka Roju - Dialogues (2005)
Amrutham - Story & Dialogues (2007)
Katha - Dialogues (2009)
Laya TV Serial — Story (2008–2010)
Edureetha TV Serial — Story (2011)
Ghazi - Screenplay, Dialogues (2017)
Director
Little Soldiers (1996)
Amma Cheppindi (2006)
Chandamama lo Amrutham (2014)
Producer
Little Soldiers
Aithe
Anukokunda Oka Roju
Bommalata
Amma Cheppindi
In a Day
Katha
Art Director
Little Soldiers (1996)
Television
Amrutham
Nanna
Radha Madhu
Ammamma.com
Laya
Adagaka Ichina Manasu
Edureetha
Prathibinbam

Awards:

National Film Awards
National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu - Aithe (2003)
National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu - Bommalata (2006)
Nandi Awards
Nandi Award for Best Screenplay Writer - Little Soldiers (1996)
Nandi Award for Best Director - Little Soldiers (1996)
Nandi Special Jury Award - Amma Cheppindi (2006)

Brief Profile:

Gunnam Ganga Raju was born and brought up in Kakinada. He studied up to 6th standard in St. Josephs Convent in Kakinada. He then received a Government of India scholarship and got into Hyderabad Public School. He discontinued studies and worked as a door to door sales representative for Navbharath Cigarettes. Then he did his Bachelor of Arts privately. He joined Master of Arts and completed it. During that time He also wrote Probationary officers in State Bank of India. He is an Atheist. He received two National Film Awards for producing path breaking films like Aithe, and Bommalata