| 2007 – present|
| University of California, Los Angeles|
Naga Mani Avasarala, Venkata Satya Narayana Murthy
Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor – Telugu
Oohalu Gusagusalade, Chandamama Lo Amrutham, Kanche, Saradaga Kasepu, Aravind 2
Naga Shourya, Rashi Khanna, Kalyan Koduri, Korrapati Ranganatha Sai, Dil Raju
Srinivas Avasarala Wikipedia
Srinivas Avasarala is an Indian film director and music director, screenwriter, dialogue writer, actor and television presenter known for his works in Telugu cinema. Srinivas holds a screenwriting diploma from University of California, Los Angeles and took acting classes for a year at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, New York City. He did theatre in New York and then worked as an assistant director for a film called Blind Ambition.
He made his acting debut with the film Ashta Chamma- an adaptation of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. His portrayal of Anand, Algernon in the play, received wide critical acclaim. He made his directorial debut with the Telugu romantic-comedy, Oohalu Gusagusalade, this adaptation of Cyranno De Begerac was one of the biggest hits of 2014 in Telugu films. He also essayed the role of Uday Bhaskar in the film which earned him South Indian International Movie Award for Best Supporting Actor. He has essayed character actor roles in works such as Pilla Zamindar, Anthakamundhu Aatharvaatha, and Kanche which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu for that year.
Srinivas holds a Masters in Mechanical Engineering with focus on Finite Element Analysis from University of North Dakota and worked for Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory. He did B.Tech in Mechanical Engg from KLCE, Vijayawada. He also hosted one of the quiz show champion in ETV for first season.
He was the first anchor of Champion that aired on ETV. Jhansi took over show after he quit.South Indian International Movie Awards
Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Telugu - Oohalu Gusagusalade (2014)