Koratala Siva


Starting his career as a software engineer, Siva worked as a screenwriting assistant to his cousin Posani Krishna Murali. Subsequently, he ventured into cinema as a Dialogue writer for films such as Okkadunnadu, Munna, Brindavanam, and Oosaravelli.

Name: Koratala Siva

Profession: Indian film director, and screenwriter

Telugu Movies:

As Director:
1. Mirchi
2. Srimanthudu
3. Janatha Garage
4. Bharath Ane Nenu

As Writer:
1. Girl Friend
2. Bhadra
3. Munna
4. Okkadunnadu
5. Simha
6. Brindavanam
7. Oosaravelli

Brief Profile:

Starting his career as a software engineer, Siva worked as a screenwriting assistant to his cousin Posani Krishna Murali. Subsequently, he ventured into cinema as a Dialogue writer for films such as Okkadunnadu, Munna, Brindavanam, and Oosaravelli.

In 2015, he directed Srimanthudu which was opened to positive critical reception and was a commercial success, grossing nearly ₹2.0 billion globally, and becoming the second highest grossing Telugu film of all time, and has received three Filmfare Awards South, six IIFA Awards, and six SIIMA Awards. He then directed another blockbuster Janatha Garage which grossed an estimated ₹135 crore till September 2016. It earned a distributor's share amount of ₹60 crore in its first week of release.