Veteran director 'Dharshaka Ratna' Dasari Narayana Rao's first film, 'Thatha Manavadu' will complete 40 years on March 23 as he is also to complete 50 years in the Industry.
Prathap Arts Owner K. Raghava had introduced him as director with 'Thatha Manavadu' and Dasari went on to direct many super hit films. He has made 150 films from 'Thatha Manavadu' to 'Paramaveera Chakra'.
Besides being a director, he has also produced 53 super hit films like Sujatha, Siva Ranjani, Maega Sandesham, Osey Ramulamma, Kantey Kuthurne Kanali, Majnu, Mama Alludu under his Taraka Prabhu films banner.
On this occasion of his completion of 50 years in Industry and 40 years as director, his 151st film is going to commence shortly.