In most Telugu movies, there is a hero and there is a villain. Villains are a quintessential part of Telugu cinema and over the years, the Telugu film industry has seen a range of actors who were known for their roles as villains. Villains hold a special place in Telugu cinema, as the hero finds his purpose due to the villain. Villains bring out the heroicness of the hero and motivates him to fight against the evil. Villains are the polar opposite of heroes in terms of nature and characteristics. Villains are motivated by self interest and greed and can only be countered by heroes.
Let us look at some of the actors who defined the word ‘Villain’ and took Telugu cinema to another level with their acting skills and the characters they essayed. Below is the list of some of our favourite Tollywood villains. Participate in the poll below and vote for the best villain of Tollywood: