Vijayendra Prasad has been nominated for a seat in Rajya Sabha. With the information of his nomination to the political submit coming in, followers rushed to social media to congratulate the veteran screenwriter and movie director on this feat. Prasad is the daddy of SS Rajamouli, who’s the director of India’s greatest blockbusters Baahubali franchise and most just lately RRR. Nonetheless, Prasad is the mind behind these two movies as he wrote the scripts for them.
Born in Kovvur in Andhra Pradesh, KV Vijayendra Prasad is without doubt one of the nation’s main screenwriters and movie administrators. He has written the story for a lot of distinguished Telugu and Hindi motion pictures. His notable works embrace among the highest-grossing Indian motion pictures, resembling RRR, the Baahubali collection, and Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
A number of the motion pictures he wrote have transcended sharp regional boundaries and grow to be blockbusters throughout the nation, a uncommon achievement. That is essential for nationwide integration and cultural unity. He has been instrumental in instilling cultural pleasure and nationalistic spirit via cinema. He has received quite a few awards for story writing, together with the Filmfare Award for greatest story in 2016 for Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
In 1988, Prasad wrote his first movie, the Nagarjuna starrer Janaki Ramudu. After that, he scripted many movies in Telugu and Kannada movie industries. In 1996, he directed his first characteristic movie Ardhangi. He 2005, he wrote Rajamouli’s movie Chatrapati starring Prabhas which was an enormous hit. In 2009, he wrote the blockbuster fantasy drama Magadheera starring Ram Charan.
By this time, any movie written by Prasad was a sure-shot wager for the filmmakers. In 2012, he wrote his first script for a Hindi movie titled Rowdy Rathore, starring Akshay Kumar. After this, in 2015 got here Baahubali and the remainder as they are saying his historical past. Baahubali wouldn’t solely make Prasad a blockbuster author however launch his son Rajamouli into the nationwide limelight. The daddy-son duo adopted it up with Baahubali 2 in 2017, which was a fair larger hit.
In 2015, Prasad wrote the Kabir Khan directorial Bajrangi Bhaijaan, starring Salman Khan. It broke many field workplace information within the Hindi movie business. He adopted it up with Mersal, starring Vijay and Samantha, following up the success with Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019), Thalaivii (2021) and RRR (2012). He’s presently engaged on Sita: The Reincarnation, Bajrangi Bhaijaan sequel and a movie primarily based on celebrated Bengali novelist Bankim Chandra Chatterjee’s well-known novel Anandmath,