Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (28 May 1923– 18 January 1996), popularly known as NTR, was an Indian actor, producer, director, editor and politician who served as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh for seven years over three terms.
He married at the very early age of 20 while studying Intermediate. NTR married Basava Tarakam, the daughter of his maternal uncle. The couple had 8 sons and 4 daughters. His son Mohana Krishna is a noted cinematographer. According to the dictionary, cinematographer means “a person who oversees or directs photography and camerawork in film-making, especially one who operates the camera.
” This being said Nandamuri Mohan Krishna is and was a noted cinematographer and has proved his talent in many films. His frame of work mainly being Tollywood (Telugu Movies), he has commended a good position and name for his work. Though he is from one of the biggest families of Andhra Pradesh, he is a total down to earth person. Apart from being a cinematographer, he has also produced some of the films with actors like Nandamuri Bala Krishna and his son Taraka Ratna. Mohan Krishna has a son named Nandamuri Taraka Ratna who was born on 22 February 1983, he is also an actor and has done more than 15 films in Telugu .his performance was lauded in the film “AMARAVATHI”, where he plays the negative role. He also received prestigious Nandi Award for that film in the category “Best Villain”.
Mohan Krishna has also a daughter named Rupa, who tied her knot recently with Kalyan Kumar.Many renowned guests were present to grace the occasion like Kalyan Ram, Jaya Pradha, Nandamuri Bala Krishna, MM Keeravani, Sushanth, Suresh Babu and many more.He has cinematographed some of the biggest blockbuster movies of those times like, Goppinti Alludu -It was his first film as a producer and brought him huge success. This film gained the immense support of the audience and was praised for Nandamuri Balakrishna’s acting skills.
This film revolves around a rich guy who falls in love with a girl, but instead of running away and marrying her, he tries to win her family members support. Srinivasa Kalyanam,Anuraga Devata,Kattula KondaiahSrinath kavi sarvabhowmuduVenkatadri were some of his other films as Cinematographer. Presently, he is not involved in any projects, according to the sources he would announce and make his come back into the industry with a big movie star.