Ace Director Vijaya Bapineedu
Hyderabad: Vijaya Bapineedu, whose real name is Guttha Bapineedu Chowdhary, has passed away on Tuesday 12th Feb 2019 here in his residency. He was 83 years old. He was born in Eluru Andhra Pradesh. He has completed his degree from CRR college Eluru. Later he started film news magazines like Bommarillu, Vijaya
Vijaya Magazine was very famous for his comments and reviews on movies. Because of this, his name got changed from Guttha Bapineedu Chowdhary to Vijaya Bapineedu.
He entered into Telugu film industry, directed first movie Dabbu Dabbu Dabbu in 1981. He has directed nearly 25 films including Khaidi No. 786, Gang Leader and Maga Maharaju. He is closely associated with ‘Megastar Chiranjeevi’. Later he started a magazine on Chiranjeevi’s Name.
“Gang leader” movie is the Biggest Telugu film even today. Next, to Chiranjeevi, he also directed with many heroes. Amongst them, Rajendra Prasad is the hero with whom he has made multiple films.
He started Shyam Prasad Arts productions and produced many films.
Chiranjeevi, Mohan Babu, Telangana CM K.Chandrashekar Rao sent their condolence messages.
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