|Full Name||Sandeep Reddy Vanga|
|Profession(s)||Director, Screenwriter, Dialogue Writer, Actor|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 40 inches
- Waist: 34 inches
- Biceps: 14 inches
|Debut||Telugu Film: Arjun Reddy (2017, as a Director)
Telugu and Tamil Film: Mahanati (2018, as an Actor)
Hindi Film: Kabir Singh (2019, as a Director)
|Date of Birth||25 December 1981|
|Age (as in 2018)||37 Years|
|Birthplace||Warangal, Telangana (Then Andhra Pradesh), India|
|Hometown||Warangal, Telangana, India|
|School||• Siddartha High school, Hyderabad, India
• Platinum Jubilee High School, Warangal, Telangana, India
|College/University||• SDM College of Medical Sciences, Dharwad, Karnataka, India
• International Film School, Sydney, Australia
|Educational Qualification||• A bachelor degree in Physiotherapy
• A degree in Film-making
|Hobbies||Watching movies, Flying Kites, Listening to music, Photography|
|Relationships & More|
|Wife/Spouse||Maneesha Reddy (Marriage- 2014)|
|Parents||Father- Prabhakar Reddy
|Siblings||Brother- Pranay Reddy Vanga (Software Engineer at FannieMae in the United States)
|Favourite Film(s)||Indian- 7G Brindavan Colony, Tamasha
American- A Requiem For A Dream, Goodfellas
|Favourite Musician(s)||Ilaiyaraaja, Lucky Ali, Bob Marley|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sandeep Vanga
- Does Sandeep Vanga smoke?: Yes
- Does Sandeep Vanga drink alcohol?: Yes
- Since childhood, he had a passion for film-making.
- In 2005, he worked as an apprentice for the film, ‘Manasu Maata Vinadhu.’
- When he was doing graduation in Physiotherapy, he felt bored by the subject. At that time, he realised that film-making is his career and to learn it, he went to Australia to receive a degree in it.
- Vanga has also worked for a few Tollywood films such as ‘Kedi’ as an assistant director and ‘Malli Malli Idi Rani Roju’ as an associate director with Kranthi Madhav.
- He was facing problems find producers for his film-Arjun Reddy. According to him, many producers promised to produce his film but they backed out.
- His brother and father came to help him out and started a company called “Bhadrakali Pictures.” His elder brother, Pranay Reddy Vanga, who is a software engineer in the United States, invested half of the budget. His father invested the rest of the amount and the film got very hit at the box office. Actor, Vijay Deverakonda and actress, Shalini Pandey, have played the lead roles in the film.
- His film, Arjun Reddy was filmed on a budget of 4 crores and grossed more than Rs. 500 million ($8 million) at the box office.
- He made a remake of his film, Arjun Reddy in Bollywood. The name of the film is ‘Kabir Singh’ and the film is starred by Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani.
- In 2019, Vanga is set to make a romantic film with Mahesh Babu. Allu Aravind is said to have produced the film under the production of Geeta Arts.