Adarsh Balakrishna is a well-known actor in Telugu Cinema. He dreamt of being a cricketer during his teens and has represented at the State Level. While he was training at the Academy, he was spotted by the filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor’s team for the role of a real-time Cricketer for their movie Iqbal and was offered the role of Kamal.
The movie was critical and commercial success which paved his way into the mainstream Cinema with another blockbuster hit Happy Days directed by Sekhar Kammula. He later appeared in many movies like Vinayakudu, Govindudu Andarivadele, and Evaraina Epudaina.