Dhanraj is a popular comedian in Telugu films. He also appears on TV comedy shows. Dhanaraj who hails from Hanuman Junction near to Vijayawada was fascinated by the movie posters in his street and has developed adulation towards the movies ever since he was a child.
After completing his SSC, he left home uninformed to Hyderabad with millions of hopes to be a part of the colorful world of Cinema without being unaware of the stark reality. Within a short time, he got to know, it’s a herculean task to enter into the industry and started working in a mess to feed himself and get a shelter.
After some time, he joined the training institute run by choreographer Vijay. As, he couldn’t afford to pay the fee which bit high, he requested the choreographer to allow him to work and learn acting and dance. After getting trained, Dhanraj came across an advertisement in the paper for the role of supporting cast, he went for auditions, got selected and that’s how his billion dreams came to reality in the form of Jai movie directed by Teja and there’s no looking back since then.
Dhanraj’s popular movies include Jagadam, Attarintiki Daredi, Kevvu Keka, Pilla Zamindar, Parugu, Rajugari Gadhi and Dhanalaxmi Thalupu Thadithe. Since 2013, he’s been a part of the popular comedy show Jabhardast aired on ETV which brought him the star status on small screen.