10 Writers In Telugu Who Turned Directors


By Varun Chinto

For someone who believes film making is team game, the fact that writers are not a respected lot, has been a frustrating realisation. There are many speculations that go around where writers face pressures from stars/fans/producers/directors in order to suit their so called ‘image’. Rarely we see that a writer is respected and his script is taken as it is.

Probably they were frustrated with the space they were given which lead them to take up the job of getting their script as it is on screen. Whatever be the reason, there is a long list of writers in Telugu cinema who turned directors. Here is the list. Have a look!