Kota Srinivasa Rao

Kota Srinivasa Rao

actor, music department

Kota Srinivasa Rao was born on Jul 10, 1944 in British India. Kota Srinivasa Rao's big-screen debut came with Pratighatana directed by T. Krishna in 1985, strarring Yadagiri. Kota Srinivasa Rao is known for Maharshi directed by Vamshi Paidipally, Mahesh Babu stars as K. Rishi Kumar and Allari Naresh as Ravi Shankar. Kota Srinivasa Rao has got 3 awards and 4 nominations so far. The most recent award Kota Srinivasa Rao achieved is Times of India Film Awards. The upcoming new movie Kota Srinivasa Rao plays is ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi which will be released on May 16, 2019.

Kota Srinivasa Rao is an Indian film actor, known for his works primarily in Telugu cinema and Telugu theatre. He has also starred in few films in Tamil, Hindi, Kannada and Malayalam.He starred in over six hundred and fifty feature films. He has received nine state Nandi Awards as best character, villain and supporting actor. In 2015, he received India's fourth highest civilian honor Padma Shri for his contribution to Indian cinema.

  • Birthday

    Jul 10, 1944
  • Place of Birth

    Kankipadu, Madras Presidency, British India
  • Also known

    కోట శ్రీనివాసరావు, Srinivasa Rao Kota, కోటా శ్రీనివాస రావు, கோட்டா சீனிவாச ராவ்

Known For


3 wins & 4 nominations

Times of India Film Awards
Best Actor in a Negative Role Male
Winner - Hyderabad Times Film Awards
Nandi Awards
Best Villain
Winner - Nandi Award
Ganesh (1998)
Best Character Actor
Winner - Nandi Award

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