Raj Tarun is Actor,Short film maker, Writer Born and brought up in Visakhapatnam of Andhra Pradesh state.
Raj Tarun’s interest was always inclined towards cinema. He completed his schooling and college studies in Visakhapatnam itself. From his childhood, he showed a special interest towards films. His father was a Magician and Hypnotist. With the encouragement of his father, he also performed magic shows in school when he was 3 years old. he used to regularly participate in several fancy dress competitions. He was a school topper till his tenth standard and never missed out studies for films. After joining Engineering, he met friends who were also in sync with him and filmmaking. All of them formed a group and started making short films.
Raj Tarun is a short filmmaker turned actor and writer. He made his first short film as an actor-writer-director at the age of 16. He acted in 52 short films and directed few of them. Some of his famous short films are ‘The Blind Date’, ‘Love At First Sight’, ‘Approach’, ‘Proposal’, ‘Sambar Idly’. Slowly, he became popular on YouTube circuit for his short films. He dropped out from his Engineering course and joined Ram Mohan (producer of ‘Ashta Chemma’, ‘Golconda High School’ and ‘Uyyala Jampala’) in Sunshine Cinemas as an assistant director.
After working on the script of ‘Uyyala Jampala’ for some time, Ram Mohan and team were impressed and cast him for the lead role of the film. He actually wanted to become a director but with the interest in acting, he made his debut with the film, ‘Uyyala Jampala’ in 2013, which ran well at the box office.
Later, both Raj Tarun and Avika Gor teamed up for the film ‘Cinema Chupistha Maava’ which is his second film that released in the year 2015. It also became a hit. ‘Kumari 21 F’ was the biggest break in his career which also released in 2015. Acting in the production of Sukumar helped him to grow as an actor. ‘Kumari 21 F’ was a huge milestone in the career of Raj Tarun.
he acted in the film ‘Seethamma Andhalu Ramayya Sithralu (2016)’ which did not do well at the box office. Immediately he teamed up with Manchu Vishnu for the film ‘Eedo Rakam Ado Rakam’ which released in 2016. ‘Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam’ became a big hit and brought him back to the success form. his next film ‘Kittu Unnadu Jagratha’ received positive response and he is currently working for ‘Raju Gadu Yama Danger’ and ‘Andagadu’