Famous Choreographer D.Venugopal passed away on Monday afternoon at 1.50 P.M in Chennai, Rangarajapuram. His native place is Pudivada village at Repalle mandal in Guntur district. He worked for around 150 movies. He choreographed for the movies like Badi panthulu, Puttinillu, Muddu Bidda, Santhanam, Akka Chellellu, Sankalpam, Daiva Balam, Atta okinti Kodale etc., movies.
He also composed steps for Rajkumar for 5 films. He also worked as a dance master in Bengali,. Veteran Heroines like Savithri, Jamuna, Vani Sree etc., actresses learned to dance from him. Rikshawala and Siva Thandavam etc., dramas became famous because of his dance. He is not only a dancer but also a well-known writer.
He has written stories like Gnana Nethram, Srusthi and Natyasastra Darpanam. He produced a film named Vadhu Varulu. Many veteran actors in the industry have given their condolences to his family members. Venugopal and Lakshmikantham couple have two sons Chandra Mohan and Sambasiva Rao and a daughter Maheshwari!!
May his soul rest in peace!!
Written by: V