Yandamuri Veerendranath’s novels became hits when they were made movies. Most of his hit movies feature Chiranjeevi in the lead. Marana Mrudangam, Challenge and Abhilasha starring Chiru were directed by Kodandarami Reddy. His other movies include Stuvartpuram Police Station, Aakhari Poratam and Tulasidalam etc.
His novel Anaithikam will be made movie by Nagaram Nidrapothunnavela fame Prem Raj. Yandamuri, a qualified chartered accountant also worked in Andhra Bank is famous for his writings on personality development.
Yandamuri wrote over 50 novels and won Sahitya Academy award for his ‘Raghupathi Raghava Rajaram’