Suddala Ashok Teja

celebrity
Born : May 16, 1954, First Movie : Ninne Pelladutha, Recent Release : Seethamma Andaalu Ramayya Sitraalu,

Suddala Ashok Teja

Lyrics writer

Suddala Ashok Teja is a popular lyric writer in Tollywood. Wikipedia

Born: May 16, 1954 (age 61), Nalgonda

Parents: Suddala Hanmanthu

Spouse: Nirmala

Movies: Kamli

Awards: National Film Award for Best Lyrics, Nandi Award for Best Lyricist

Nominations: Filmfare Award for Best Lyricist – Telugu

Suddala Ashok Teja is a popular lyric writer in Tollywood.

Born at Suddala, a village in Nalgonda district to a well known Telugu poet, Suddala Hanmanthu, a Padmashali poet of the Telangana Rebellion.

Ashok Teja was a teacher in Bandalingapoor (Karimnagar district) before coming into the Telugu film industry. He started writing lyrics ever since he was a child. His nephew Uttej a well known character artiste in Telugu films helped him to get a first chance in films. He became popular after penning the lyrics for the films Osey Ramulamma and Ninne Pelladutha during the years 1996-1997 and there was no looking back for him after.

Ashok Teja is married to Nirmala.