Shavukaru (1950) Cast and Crew


Cast: Shavukaru Janaki, Govindarajula Subba Rao (Shavukar), NT Rama Rao (Satyam), SV Ranga Rao (Sunnam Rangadu), P. Santha Kumari, Padmanabham (Polay), Vallabhajosyula Sivaram (Narayana), Vangara, Kanakam (Rami), Srivatsa, Madhavapeddi Satyam (Pitchanna Tata), Moparru Dasu (Haridasu), Joga Rao (Sambu), Sita (Manikyam), KV Subba Rao

Story and Dialogues: Chakrapani

Lyrics: Samudrala Raghavacharya

Music: Ghantasala Venkateswara Rao

Playback: Ghantasal, Rao Balasaraswathi Devi, Santha Kumari

Cinematography: Marcus Bartley

Associate Directors: Tatineni Prakasha Rao, Rajinikanth

Producers: Nagi Reddy and Chakrapani

Director: LV Prasad

Banner: Vijaya Pictures

Release Date: 7 April

Trivia: This was the first movie for Vijaya Pictures.
This was first movie for NTR as male lead and Janaki as a female lead.
Ravi Kondala Rao has written the ‘Savukaru’ story in the form of novel. The novel, dialogues and songs were published in the monthly ‘Vijaya Chitra’ from Jan 1976 to 10 months. After that Navodaya Publishers (Vijayawada) published a book on it in Aug 1977.
It had a 100-day run in Durga Kalamandir, Vijayawada.