Govardhan Rao Deverakonda is an Indian TV serial Director, who has worked predominantly in South Indian TV Serials . he is the father of south indian actor Vijay Deverakonda,
Govardhan Rao Deverakonda alias Vardhan Deverakonda was born on Sunday, 8 April 1962.age 60 years; by 2022) in Achampet, Telangana. His hometown is Thummanpeta, in Balamoor mandal of Mahbubnagar district, Telangana. His zodiac sign is Aries. He did acting course.
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Hair Color: salt and pepper
Eye Colour: black
He was born in a family of farmers of Achampet, Telangana.
parents and siblings
There is not much information available about his parents and siblings.
wife and children
On 1 July 1988, he married Madhavi Deverakonda, who works as a soft skills and personality developer trainer. The couple has two sons named . Is Vijay Deverakonda And Anand DeverakondaAnd both are actors.
When Govardhan was a teenager, he moved from his village to Hyderabad to pursue a career in acting, but while taking an acting course he realized that he was camera conscious. Then he decided to work behind the cameras as a director. At that time satellite channels were being established in India. After this a production house approached Govardhan, but he did not want to work under the owners. Later, he asked the people of his village to invest in his business. Talking about this, during an interview, Govardhan’s son Vijay said,
Some production houses asked dad to direct for him. He comes from the ‘Dora’ mentality of not working for others. So he called the real estate people of the village for investment. He did this only to see his name on TV. But they backtracked after the delay in payment. Then dad worked on ad films for the government and it kept us going. Papa is my staunch supporter. He is very happy for me today.”
Facts / Trivia
- After marriage, Govardhan lived in a rented house in Saroj Nagar, Hyderabad.
- Talking about his son Govardhan Rao in an interview Vijay Deverakonda Told,
Growing up, my dad taught me that love is rubbish and that money is the center of this world… I began to believe that everyone who came to me had a wish. When someone said they loved me, I never said I love you too. Till date, it doesn’t come as naturally as it should have.”