Senior Tollywood actor Chalapathi Rao handed away on Sunday morning (December 25) after struggling a cardiac arrest. He was 78 years outdated. Chalapathi Rao is among the best-known character artists and villains within the Telugu movie trade and has labored with a number of generations of main stars over the past 5 a long time.
His son Ravi Babu can also be an actor, filmmaker, and producer in Tollywood. Rao starred in innumerable movies together with Yamagola, Yugapurushudu, Driver Ramudu, Sarada Ramudu, Justice Chowdary, and Bobbili Puli. He additionally performed supporting roles in movies like State Rowdy, Donga Ramudu, Allari Alludu, Ninne Pelladutha, Allari, and Nuvve Kavali
His loss of life has engulfed the Telugu movie trade in grief and shock with eminent movie personalities sharing their deepest condolences.
He’s survived by his spouse Indumaty, and their three kids, certainly one of whom is the actor-filmmaker Ravi Babu. Chalapathy Rao’s funeral might be held at Mahaprasthanam in Hyderabad after the arrival of his daughter from the USA.