Banerjee is a Telugu movie actor. He was born as Maganti Venu Banerjee in Vijayawada, Governor Peta. He attended Montessori Children School, which was headed by Indian communist leader and feminist Kondapalli Koteswaramma.
He studied at A.C. College in Guntur and later took a Hotel Management course in Chennai. He also took a Bachelor of Arts in Chennai. Banerjee started his career in the film industry as an Assistant Director. And now, he has completed three decades in the business and has appeared in a villain and supporting roles in over 300 films including Harischandrudu, Killer, Gulabi,
James Bond Nenu Kaadu Na Pellam, Santosham, Gowri, Sri, Three, Sankham, Bindaas, Rama Rama Krishna Krishna, Wanted, James Bond,
Raja The Great, and a lot more.
He was last seen portraying the role of Sitaram in the 2018 period action drama film Rangasthalam and as Coach Murthy in the romance film Tej I Love You. He juggled his work as a Producer and Assistant Director and due to his intense portrayal in many of his films, he has won several awards including the State Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role.