Puri Jagannadh the Director of Ism Movie
Puri Jagannadh is a noted film director of Tollywood.Puri Jagannadh born on 28th September 1966 in Pithapuram in Andhra Pradesh.
He started his film career as an assistant director to popular Film director Ram Gopal Varma. He worked with him for several movies.
His directorial debut was ‘Badri’ in 2000 starring Pawn Kalyan, Renu Desai and Amisha Patel in the main leads. It turned out to be a block buster movie.
He is also a producer and produces film under the banners ‘Touring Talkies’ and ‘Vaishno Academy’.
He also owns a music company – ‘Puri Sangeet’.
He is also a dialogue writer.
He directed a Hindi movie titled ‘ Buddha Hoga Tera Baap’ with Amitabh Bachchan in the main lead.
His film ‘Pokiri’ Starring Mahesh Babu and Ileana D’Cruz was premiered at 7th IIFA Film Festival held at Dubai.
His upcoming film ‘Ism’ staring Kalyan Ram and Aditi Arya in the main lead is all set to hit the screens on 21st October 2016.
businessoftollywood.com wishes this popular director all the very best for his upcoming film and also wish him a bright future in Tollywood.
Filmography (Selected films of Puri Jagannadh as director):-
1. Badri (2000)
2. Itlu Sravani Subramanyam (2001)
3. Idiot (2002)
4. Amma Nanna O Tamil Ammayi (2003)
5. Sivamani (2003)
6. Andhrawala (2004)
7. Super (2005)
8. Pokiri (2006)
9. Desamuduru (2007)
16.Jyothi Lakshmi (2015)
18.Ism (to be released on 21st October 2016).
Awards As a Director:-
Film Fare Award:- He received the Best Director Award for the Film ‘Pokiri’ in 2006.
Santosham Award:- Best Director Award for the film ‘Pokiri’ in 2006.
Nandi Award :- best Director Award for the film ‘Pokiri’ in 2006.