Vaddepalli Krishna


Name                            : VADDEPALLI KRISHNA

Dateof birth                 : 5-8-1948

Adademic Qualification : M.A (Litt), Ph.D

Occupation                  : Film Lyricist, Writer and Director

                                     Member, Central Film Censor Board


Experience     : Worked as PLI Development Officer and Achieved (7) Gold Medals continuously.

                     : Written and Published (18) books, 45 audio albums

                     : Written about 700 light songs, which are broadcast by AIR since 1969 and 300 telecast by Doordarshan, 

                       Hyderabad since 1979, written about 120 Lyrics which are picturised in 50 telugu films since 1980.

                     : Worked as Free Lancing Journalist for ‘’Pallaki””, “”Sivaranjani””, “”Sravanthi”, “”Sitara” weeklies.

                     : Presided ‘’ATA’’ Telugu Poets Meet at Dallas (USA) in july 2002 and 2013

                     : Written and Arranged ATA welcome Inaugural Songs for ATA in july 2004 at Chicago, 2008 at New Jersey and 2013 at Atlanta (USA)

                     : Seved as jury member in 13th International Children’s Film Festival 2003.

                     : Served as Chairman, for AP Nandi TV Awards of 2006 & 2007

                     : Awarded with Ph.D for list thesis in ‘’Light Songs’’


Written Story, Dailogues & Songs for the following TV serials :

  1. Stree (Social DDK TV Serial)
  2. Bahaktha Kavi Pothana (Historical Commissioned DDK TV serial)
  3. Bharatheeya Samskruthi Sikharalu (Commissioned DDK TV Documentaries)
  4. Sri Guru Raghavendra Swamy (Historical Gemini TV serial) directed by K. Raghavendra Rao


Directed Tele Film, ‘’Sri Raja Rajeswara Mahathmyam’’

Written and Directed Feature Film , ‘’Yekkadikelthundo Manasu’’

Honoured by (6)  Chief Ministers of A.P from NTR (1987) to K.Rosaiah (2011), also Prime Minister of India A.B.Vajpayee.