Anil Ravipudi is a Telugu film director who marked his debut as a director with “Pataas”. Anil is born and raised in Prakasham District and was a huge fan of director Jandhyala since childhood. After completing Btech., Anil joined as an assistant to his uncle and director PA Aruna Prasad for “Gowtham SSC” movie.
While working as an assistant to Santosh Srinivas for “Kandireega”, Anil developed a script and narrated to Kalyan Ram who instantly liked it and promised to produce it but would do the movie with a star hero. But, Anil insisted Kalyan Ram to be the Hero and convinced him. The movie got released during Sankranthi season 2015 and gave Kalyan Ram, the much-needed hit after 10 years.