WriterMullapudi Venkata Ramana, C. Narayana Reddy Release date21 October 1993
Srinatha Kavi Sarvabhowmudu is a 1993 Telugu biographical film, based on the life of 15th century poet Srinatha, produced by Nandamuri Rama Krishna on Ramakrishna Horticultural Studios & Srimathi Movie Combines banner and directed by Bapu. Starring N. T. Rama Rao, Jaya Sudha, Rajendra Prasad in the lead roles and music composed by K. V. Mahadevan. The film is final movie of legendary actor NTR and it is also the first debut to Telugu famous comedians A.V.S & Gundu Sudarshan.
Srinatha was born to Bhimamba and Marayya in 1365. He is respected as Kavi Sarvabhouma (King of poets) in and is being patronised by many kings including the Kondavidu Reddy's, Velamas of Rachakonda and Deva Raya II of Vijayanagara Empire. Even though He is married, Srinatha is in awe of woman's beauty and dedicates his poems in praise of the beauty. Srinatha dedicates a host of books to kings and enjoyed a luxurious life. Srinatha works as a minister in the court of Pedakomati Vema Reddy of Kondaveedu. He manages to get his king's prestigious Knife Nandikanta Potaraju Katari, which was taken away by Lingamanedu ruler of Devarakonda in return for his literary prowess. Srinatha marries another poet Potana's sister Sridevi.
N. T. Rama Rao as Srinatha
Jaya Sudha as Sridevi
Rajendra Prasad as Raja Vallabha Devudu / Nala
Satyanarayana as Gowda Dindima Bhattu
Mikkilineni as Pedakomati Vema Reddy
Rallapalli as Kanamam Nagaiah
A.V.S as Tamil poet
Gundu Sudarshan as Ganapati
Raja as Yuvaraju
Aamani as Damayanti
Sindhuja as Special appearance
Disco Shanti as item number
Music composed by K. V. Mahadevan. Lyrics were written C. Narayana Reddy. Music released on BEATS Audio Company.
VCDs and DVDs on SHALIMAR Video Company, Hyderabad