Nowadays, YouTube is becoming a precious platform for finding cinema talent. Let it be directors, actors, music composers, or cinematographers… top-notch talent can be found in today’s short films. Short films are becoming the only choice for cine aspirants who were unable to get any opportunity in Tollywood.

If you look at the recent trend, you can see many actors, directors and etc other craft people coming from youtube background. Pellichoopulu movie director Tharun Bhasker is the best example for this. Having this in mind, we came up with a list of telugu cinema actors who started their acting journey with short films. This could be a true inspiration for cinema aspirants.

Five Telugu Celebrities with Shortfilm Background

Raj Tarun

Known Short Films: The Blind Date, Sambar Idly etc.

Known Feature Films: Uyyala Jampala, Kumari 21F

Ritu Varma

Known Short Film: Anukokunda

Known Feature Films: Pelli Choopulu, Yevade Subramanyam

Viva Harsha

Known Short Films: The Viva, Facebook Baba, The Interview

Known Feature Film: Dohchay

Rahul Ramakrishna

Known Short Film: Sainma

Known Feature Film: Arjun Reddy

Chandini Chowdary

Known Short Films: The Blind Date, Sambar Idly etc.

Known Feature Films: Kundanapu Bomma, Shamanthakamani