A Super star emitted bright Rays on Telugu Film Industry by setting his foot on to earth on May 31st 1943, a handsome young energetic hero Ghatimeneni Siva Rama Krishna emerged on Silver Screen, never would one have thought would take Telugu Industry by storm with Several Super hits to his Credit.
Dr.Krishna was a First Cowboy, James Bond of Telugu film Industry who held the reigns of Actor, Director and Producer Registering his own banner Padmalaya Studios and churning many successful films.
350 Films under his belt with 80% Success rate, Krishna was awarded a honorary doctorate by Andhra University in 2008 and received Padmabhushan in 2009 by Government in India . In 1997 he was conferred Life time Achievement award (South) for his contribution to Cinema .
Dr.Krishna was first to bring Eastman Colour to Telugu Screen with Mosagaluku Mosagadu in 1971, the First CinemaScope film Alluri Sitaramaraju in 1974 which was a run away Success for the super star, the film made on biopic of a Revolutionary Tribal leader Alluri Sitaramraju who took on British Single handedly. In 1986 came up with first 70mm film Simhasanam which was a huge success. Krishna was also pressurized in dropping his dream Project #AlluriSitaramaraju by few well known film fraternities, but the actor never cared and moved forward and create a sensation in the Industry with Acclaims and awards pouring in locally and globally.
Krishna is the first and only Telugu actor who acted in Mythological, Drama Folklore, Cowboy, James Bond, Historical films with thumping Success.