Name: Pasupuleti Vamsi Krishna
Profession: film director, producer and choreographer
Rithwik Vamsi (Son)
2. Ninne Pelladutha
8. Shakti: The Power
10. Sri Anjaneyam
15. Sasirekha Parinayam
19. Govindudu Andarivadele
National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu
2. Ninne Pelladata
Filmfare Best Director Award (Telugu)
1. Ninne Pelladata
Nandi Award for Best Director
Vamsi made his directorial debut with the 1995 crime film, Gulabi, starring J. D. Chakravarthi. He has received two National Film Awards, three Filmfare Awards South and three Nandi Awards. Before made his first debut movie Gulabi, he worked as assistant director at Ram Gopal Varma.
Krishna Vamsi is married to Ramya Krishnan, a South Indian actress. Ramya Krishnan acted in two of his films, Sri Anjaneyam (in a guest role) and Chandralekha, prior to marriage. Krishna Vamsi is known to be a fan of Sitarama Sastry. The films for which Sitarama Sastry wrote lyrics, which are directed by Krishna Vamsi include Ninne Pelladatha, Gulabi, Sindhooram, Chandralekha, Murari, Khadgam, Chakram, Mahatma, and Paisa. Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry adopted Krishna Vamsi, not legally through Indian Government Gazette, but by traditional Hindu method.
Krishna Vamsi began his career with tripuraneni varaprasad alias chitti before working for a brief time with Ram Gopal Varma. In 2007, Vamsi directed Chandamama. His next project was the 2009 film Sasirekha Parinayam, followed by Mahatma the same year, which was Srikanth's 100th movie.