Raavi Kondala Rao is confirmed dead at the age of 88.
Raavi was best known as a Indian actor (Ramudu Bheemudu).
Raavi Kondala Rao
రావి కొండలరావు
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Film and Theatre Artist
Born
Raavi Kondala Rao

(1932-02-11)11 February 1932
Srikakulam
Died28 July 2020(2020-07-28) (aged 88)
Hyderabad
NationalityIndian
Other namesSukumar (pen-name)
OccupationActor, director, editor, producer, musician, journalist, writer
OrganizationSukumar Orchestra
Notable work
Nagavalli Nunchi Manjeera Varaku
TitleKalaprapoorna
Spouse(s)
Radha Kumari (deceased) (m. 1960⁠–⁠2012)
[1]
ChildrenRaavi Venkata Sashikumar[2]
Parent(s)Raavi Chidambaram (father)
AwardsInturi Memorial Award

Nandi Award for Best Story Writer

Nandi Award for Best Book on Telugu Cinema
Raavi Kondala Rao (11 February 1932 – 28 July 2020) was a film actor, playwright, theatre artist, journalist, editor, producer, director and writer who appeared in Telugu films and has performed in over 600
films. He was the husband of veteran actress Radha Kumari.
Contents
1 Career
2 Partial filmography
3 References
4 External links
Career
Kondala Rao started his career as a journalist while he was studying Fourth Form in 1947. He was born in Icchapuram in Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh and the youngest of seven brothers.
He worked as an editor, writer and columnist for English and Telugu dailies and weeklies such as Eenadu, Vanitha, Jyothi, and Vijaya Chitra.
He also worked for publishing houses and magazines such as Dalton Publications, and Chandamama.
He was closely associated with Telugu Cinema stalwarts such as Bapu-Ramana, Gollapudi Maruthi Rao, Rallapalli among many others.
Partial filmography
Ramudu Bhimudu (1998)
Tene Manasulu (1965)
Preminchi Choodu (1965)
Ali Baba 40 Dongalu (1970)
Andala Ramudu (1973)
Dasara Bullodu (1971)
Jeevitha Chakram (1971)
Rangoon Rowdy (1979)
Chantabbai (1986)
Donga Kollu (1988)
Ramudu Bheemudu (1988)
Edurinti Mogudu Pakkinti Pellam (1991)
Pelli Pustakam (1991)
Brundavanam (1993)
Madam (1994)
Bhairava Dweepam (1994)
Radha Gopalam (2005)
Mee Sreyobhilashi (2007)
King (2008)
Oye! (2009)
Varudu (2010)
365 Days (2015)
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