South Indian film industry is home to talented dance choreographers who have been constantly proving their mettle and gaining good opportunities in Bollywood. This trend is not a new one and has been continuing for the past four decades or so. Though there are legendary dance choreographers like Mugur Sundsram and many more, now, we bring u the contemporary Top 10 Best South Indian Choreographers.
List of South Indian Best Choreographers (Dance Masters)
After a lot of struggles, Prem Rakshit finally got a break with his dance composing for NTR starrer Yamadonga in 2007. Later, there is no looking back for this talented choreographer who has been bagging good offers across the South cinema.
Being one of the happening dance choreographers in Tollywood, Jani Master is even a popular name in other South Indian industries like Tamil and Kannada. Currently, he is choreographing songs in Vijay’s Beast and Ram Charan’s next with Shankar.
Brinda Gopal is one of the successful female dance choreographers in South cinema. Brinda is Kala Master’s sister and has become popular because of her distinct dance steps and her style in making dance very unique. Brinda composed dance movements for stars like Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Chiranjeevi, Balakrishna among others.
Prabhu Deva is the most popular dancer in the Indian film industry. Fondly known as Indian Michael Jackson because of his enthralling dance movements. Prabhu Deva bagged the top slot in South cinema and ventured into Bollywood two decades ago. Currently, Prabhu Deva is the leading dance composer and even directing movies off-late.
Being a multitalented personality, along with song choreography, Raghav Lawrence is known well for directing, composing soundtracks. Raghava Lawrence has great experience in dance choreography and worked with Superstars like Rajani Kanth, Chiranjeevi.
Kala is a versatile dancer. Known for composing any kind of song easily, the dancer master is fondly known for composing Western and classical dances. To date, Kala Master choreographed more than 4000 songs and even won National Film Award for her work.
Being legendary choreographer Mugur Sundaram’s younger son, Raju Sundaram has created his own style of dance movements. He is one of the senior choreographers in the South film industry.
Being one of the finest dancers, Dinesh Master won National Film Award for his dance choreography in the Tamil movie Aadukalam. Within a short period, Dinesh Master gained good fame among the industry sources.
Started his career as an associate choreographer, Sekhar Master eventually emerged as one of the leading choreographers in Tollywood. He has composed dance movements for recently released Kalaavathi from Sarkaru Vaari Paata which is currently trending among social media platforms.
Amma Rajasekhar is one of the noted dance choreographers in South cinema. Being in the industry for more than fifteen years or so, Rajasekhar composed dance movements for all the leading South stars. In 2006, Amma Rajasekhar turned film director and directed Ranam movie will Gopichand. He even participated in the fourth season of the Telugu reality show, Bigg Boss.