Ram Charan is one of the leading actors in the Telugu film industry, known for his powerful performances, charismatic screen presence, and impressive dancing skills. Ram Charan’s first movie was “Chirutha,” released September 28, 2007. Directed by Puri Jagannadh, the film marked the debut of Ram Charan as a lead actor in the Telugu film industry. Produced by C. Ashwini Dutt under Vyjayanthi Movies banner, “Chirutha” was an action-packed entertainer that introduced Ram Charan to the audience with a bang.
“Magadheera” is undoubtedly one of the most iconic movies of Ram Charan’s career. Directed by S.S. Rajamouli, the film showcased Ram Charan’s exceptional acting skills, especially in dual roles – one as a valiant warrior in the past and the other as a modern-day biker. He effortlessly portrayed the contrasting characters with great conviction, leaving a lasting impact on the audience. The movie was a critical success and a massive commercial hit. Its worldwide gross collection was estimated to be over 150 crores, making it a monumental success.
Directed by Sukumar, “Rangasthalam” showcased Ram Charan in a different avatar – a hearing-impaired villager named Chitti Babu. He delivered a phenomenal performance, perfectly capturing the nuances of the character and earning praise for his dedication and commitment to the role.
The film received an overwhelming response from the audience and critics alike. It emerged as a colossal success, grossing over 216 crore (US$27 million) worldwide. The compelling storyline, brilliant performances, and captivating direction contributed to its massive box-office success.
In “Dhruva,” Ram Charan portrays the role of an IPS officer named Dhruva, who is determined to bring down a powerful and corrupt businessman. He displayed a remarkable character transformation, showing intensity and intelligence with finesse. It grossed over ₹87.55 crore (US$11 million) worldwide, cementing Ram Charan’s position as a bankable star.
Directed by Sampath Nandi, “Racha” featured Ram Charan as Raj, a man on a mission to clear his family’s debts. The film showcased Ram Charan’s mass appeal, and he delivered an engaging performance as an action hero. “Racha” became one of the highest-grossing Telugu films in 2012, collecting over ₹45 crore (US$5.6 million) worldwide. It was well-received by the audience, especially Ram Charan’s fans, who enjoyed his power-packed performance.
In “Naayak,” Ram Charan played dual roles – as a young man seeking revenge for his family and as an undercover cop. He displayed his versatility by convincingly portraying both characters with ease. The film performed exceptionally well at the box office, grossing over 60 crores worldwide. Ram Charan’s double role and the film’s gripping plot were well-received by the audience.
Directed by Vamshi Paidipally, “Yevadu” showcased Ram Charan as Satya, a man seeking revenge for his past. He delivered a convincing performance in this action thriller. The film received a positive response from the audience and performed well at the box office, grossing over 47.1 crores worldwide.
Game Changer is an upcoming Indian Telugu political action thriller directed by S. Shankar and written by Karthik Subbaraj. Produced by Dil Raju and Sirish, the film stars Ram Charan and features an ensemble cast including Kiara Advani, Anjali, S. J. Suryah, Jayaram, Sunil, Srikanth, Samuthirakani, and Nassar. Released in February 2021, it began production in October 2021 and was filmed in Hyderabad, New Zealand, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Visakhapatnam, and Punjab.