Versatile actor Kota Srinivasa Rao is celebrating his birthday today.
Kota is born in Vijayawada and after completing his graduation joined the State Bank of India. He was very much enamoured by acting and he enacted many stage plays and won awards at drama festivals and Nataka Parishaths.
Kota’s film career began with a 1-minute role in the film Pratighatana in 1985. He impressed everyone with his mini-cameo so much, there is no stopping him in Tollywood.
Kota acted in more than 200 films in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Hindi. He essayed the roles of villain, comedian and character actor.
Some of Kota’s recent films include Okka Magadu, Bhajantreelu, Athidi, Pellaindi Kaani, Lakshyam, Munna, Aadavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule, Classmates, Yogi, Khatarnak, Rakhi, Bommarillu, Pournami, Pellaina Kothalo, Sainikudu among others.