The legendary star of some 300 films, Akkineni Nageswara Rao is popularly known as ANR and fondly called 'Natasamrat' by his fans. He almost single-handedly caused the shift of the Telugu film industry to Hyderabad from Chennai when he started his own production house, Annapurna … Learn More
Inspired by his very popular and illustrious father Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Nagarjuna entered the film industry in 1986, and has since starred in over 80 films. He has many National Film Awards, Nandi … Learn More
Executive Director - Annapurna Studios, Guest Faculty
Y. Supriya is the granddaughter of the veteran actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao. Supriya’s strategic and organizational vision is strong and she presently holds the position of the ‘Executive Director’ at Annapurna Studios.
She has been … Learn More
Umapathy Rao plays an active role in the financial and strategic planning of the company. He is a strong business partner for the CEO. He brings a unique blend of excellent advisory skills with an ability to translate figures into understandable … Learn More
Venkat Akkineni, a business post graduate, took over the management of Annapurna Studios in 1978 and built it up to be one of the finest studios in the country. He has produced many motion pictures, while introducing technicians and artists.
He is currently … Learn More
Naga Susheela is the daughter of Akkineni Nageswara Rao. In addition to her work on the board of Annapurna Studios, she has produced three feature films and has business experience in the real estate sector. … Learn More
Nimmagadda Prasad is an accomplished entrepreneur, best-known for his year-2000 acquisition of a Hyderabad-based ailing business enterprise which he turned into the extraordinarily successful Matrix Laboratories; and his acquisition and turnaround of MAA … Learn More
Venkatesh Roddam is the CEO of Reliance MediaWorks. Reliance MediaWorks is one of India’s leading Media & Entertainment (“M&E”) companies, with presence across several businesses including theatrical exhibition of films, film and media services and … Learn More