Bapu (movie director)

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Bapu
Born
Satthiraju Lakshminarayana

(1933-12-15)December 15, 1933
DiedAugust 31, 2014(2014-08-31) (aged 80)
Chennai, India
Other namesbapu
Alma materUniversity of Madras
Websitebapuartcollection.com

Bapu (December 15, 1933 - August 31, 2014); (born Satthiraju Lakshmi Narayana); (Telugu: సత్తిరాజు లక్ష్మీనారాయణ) was an Indian director. He was known for his works in Telugu cinema and for his movies such as Hum Paanch, Mister Pellam, Pelli Pustakam, Seeta Kalyanam, and Sri Rama Rajyam.[1] He was a music artist, painter, illustrator, cartoonist, and designer. In 2013, he was awarded the Padma Shri, for his contribution to Indian art and cinema

Bapu died on August 31, 2014 in Chennai, India from cardiac arrest, aged 80.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Balakrishna to act in Bapu's mythological film – Oneindia Entertainment. Entertainment.oneindia.in (2010-09-29). Retrieved on 2013-01-25.
  2. "Celebrities mourn the death of Telugu filmmaker Bapu". India Today.com. Retrieved September 1, 2014.

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