Today, on November 7th, the Telugu film industry and fans worldwide come together to celebrate the birthday of a true legend, Trivikram Srinivas. Known for his exceptional talent as a film director and screenwriter, Trivikram has left an indelible mark on Indian cinema. Born as Akella Naga Srinivasa Sarma in Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India, in 1971, Trivikram’s journey to stardom is a unique one.
Trivikram initially pursued an academic path, earning a master’s degree in Nuclear Physics. However, his passion for Telugu literature and an innate interest in cinema led him to venture into the world of entertainment. He is often credited with his pen name, “Trivikram,” which is well-deserved. Telugu audiences affectionately know him as “Maatala Maantrikudu” and “Guruji”, recognizing his exceptional talent in crafting dialogues that resonate with viewers. His film craft is characterized by quick-witted dialogue, humorous content, fast-paced repartee, and a unique blend of action, courtship drama, and mythological references.
Trivikram’s contribution to Indian cinema is undeniably outstanding. He has received numerous accolades for his work, including six state Nandi Awards for Best Dialogue Writer and two Filmfare Awards for Best Director. In 2015, he was honored with the prestigious BN Reddy National Award, recognizing his significant contributions to the world of cinema. Trivikram’s filmography is a testament to his versatility as a director and writer, excelling in various genres like action comedy, romantic comedy, and family drama. Some of his notable works include “Nuvve Kavali,” “Jalsa,” “Attarintiki Daredi,” “Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava,” and the blockbuster hit “Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo.” As we celebrate his birthday, we extend our heartfelt wishes to Trivikram Srinivas, a true maestro of Telugu cinema. His contribution to the industry is invaluable, and his artistry continues to entertain and inspire audiences around the world. Happy birthday to the Maestro of Telugu Cinema!