Tanikella Bharani is a renowned actor in Telugu and Tamil cinemas. He has also acted in Hindi movies. Born in Secunderabad, this talented person completed his graduation in Commerce. He is also a post graduate diploma holder in Theatre arts. In his initial stages, Tanikella Bharani was writing scripts and dialogues for the stage dramas. He moved to Chennai to seek chances to perform in films. He has written dialogues for various Telugu movies and also been a lyricist too. From the year 1985, till now, he has acted in more than 500 Indian films. He got fame after performing in Shiva with Nagarjuna. He also acted in a Hindi movie, Main Tere Pyar Mein Pagal, which was a comedy movie. Though he started his career from the year 1985, he made his Tamil debut in the year 2004, in Ghilli as the father of
. Then, he appeared as Vijay’s father in
Azhagiya Tamil Magan
Subhash Chandra Bose
, Hungama, Chakram, Pournami, Classmates, Raju Bhai, Somberi, Bheema, Souryam, Killer, Kedi, Shambo Shiva Shambo, 180, Thoofan, Rowdy and Temper are his hit movies. He is also the author of Parikini, Maathralu, Nakshathra Darshanam and Endaro Mahanubavulu. He has won the Andhra State Nandi Awards Thrice, for his dialogues once and twice for his acting.