Veteran director Kommineni Seshagiri Rao, aged 69 years, passed away today in Chennai. He was the brother of late music director Chakravarthy.
Spawning a period of thirty years, Kommineni Seshagiri Rao directed around 30 films in his filmy career. His films include Simha Garjana, Devatalara Deevinchandi, Lakshmi Pooja and Tayaramma Bangarayya.
Rao also acted as a character actor and villain before becoming a director.