Meka Srikanth is an Indian Film Actor, who is known for works predominantly in Telugu cinema.
Srikanth was born in Gangavathi, Karnataka, India in 1968 He did B.Com in CSI College of commerce Karnataka University, Dharwad, Karnataka and got a diploma from the film institute. Srikanth is married to Ooha and has two sons, Roshan and Rohan and a daughter, Medha. He currently lives in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad.
Srikanth collaborated with film directors like S.V. Krishna Reddy, Krishna Vamsi, Jayanth C. Paranjee, G. Neelakanta Reddy, EVV Satyanarayana and K. Viswanath to give hits like ‘Varasudu’, ‘Vinodam’, ‘Egire Paavurama’,’ Aahvaanam’, ‘Maa Nannaki Pelli’, ‘Khadgam’, ‘Shankar Dada M.B.B.S’., ‘Pellam vurelithe’, ‘Yemandoi Srivaru’, ‘Kshemanga Velli Labhanga Randi’, ‘Oh Chinadana’, ‘Shankar Dada Zindabad’, ‘Operation Duryodhana’, ‘Mahatma’, and ‘Govindudu Andarivadele’.
He has received two state Nandi Awards, and one Filmfare Award South. He has starred in films like ‘Swarabhishekam’, which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu for 2004, and ‘Virodhi’, premiered in Indian panorama section, at the 2011 International Film Festival of India. Sri Rama Rajyam also had a special screening at International Film Festival of India on 28 November 2011.
Srikanth played minor roles as villain and supporting artist in his earlier career. He has starred in more than 100 Telugu films. His first hit film as a lead actor was ‘Taj Mahal’, which was produced by Dr. D. Ramanaidu and directed by Muppalaneni Shiva which was released on 25 May 1995.
some of his recent movies are ‘Shirdi Sai’, ‘Lucky’, ‘Shadow’, ‘Malligadu Marriage Bureau’, ‘Govindudu Andarivadele’, ‘Terror’, ‘Sarrainodu’.