Rakesh Master Wiki, Bio, Wife, Controversies, Films, DOB Death Reason

Rakesh Master (55 years) has passed away on June 18, 2023 in Hyderabad. As per the hospital statement, Rakesh Master died because of multiple organ failures. Today, his students are now some of the top most choreographers in India. In this post, we shall explore all details about Rakesh Master. This post is about Rakesh Master Wiki, bio, filmography list, wifes, live-in relationship, professional career and controversies.

Rakesh Master Brief Introduction

Rakesh Master is one of the dance masters from Tollywood who is well known for his mimicking actions and controversial statements about Tollywood and Kollywood celebrities. Rakesh Master started his career as a member in Mukku Raju Master’s dance troop. But his life took many turns in his professional and personal space. Let’s take a close look at his life.

Please be noted that some of the information which we are publishing here is based on some of his YouTube interviews. After cross checking the videos multiple times, we found out that there’s a huge misinformation about Rakesh Master on Google web pages.

Rakesh Master Wiki, Bio, Wife, Relationships, Filmography, Career, Controversies

Lets explore about Rakesh Master in detail. So for clear understanding, we have provided the information under different sections.

Rakesh Master DOB, Hometown, Early Life, Siblings

Rakesh Master was born on December 16, 1968 in Tirupati city of Andhra Pradesh. He had 4 elder sisters, an elder brother and a younger brother. As per Country Thoughts YouTube channel that is famous for Tollywood celebrity biographies, Rakesh’s father was a communist party follower in Tirupati. He was the 6th child among the 7 children in his house. Their family used to live in a rented house in Bandla Veedhi street in Tirupathi.

Rakesh Master Hobbies, Dancing School

Rakesh Master used to be straightforward in nature during his school days. This led to frequent quarrels with other children. His mother tried her best to change his thinking and behaviour. During this process, he was attracted towards dancing. He used to learn dancing from just watching the dance performances near temples. Dancing became his only hobby at that time. He came to know that most movies in Telugu and Tamil have some dance related songs. He got addicted to watching movies in the theaters just for dance purpose. In an interview, he boasted that he performed before death ceremonies, collected the coins that were sufficient for movie tickets.

Rakesh Master started a small dance school near Prathap Picture palace in Tirupati. He thought basic dancing skills for just 5 rupees fees. To his surprise, huge number of college students enrolled in his dance school. After gaining sufficient funds and name, he moved to Madras (now Chennai) to test his luck in movies. But it took less time for him to figure out that there are lot of people trying their luck in film industry. He returned back to Tirupathi when the funds dried up. He once again started the dance school.

But a few comments about his failure in Chennai sparked a restless nightmares for Rakesh. He then went back to Madras. Few weeks later, he performed before Mukku Raju Master and convinced him to accept him as his student. He performed in almost all songs that were choreographed by Mukku Raju Master. For the first time, his name appeared in the titlecard as the assistant in Dance department.

Rakesh Master Career Growth

After joining as a dance troop member in Mukku Raju’s team, Rakesh never looked back for almost a decade. He started as a dance member and then got promoted to Dance Assistant for Mukku Raju Master. He simultaneously started private dance classes for celebrities in Hyderabad Rakesh formed his own team and started his career as a dance master. It was during this period, present dance masters like Shekar Master, Jani Master and 15 plus other dance directors were once his troop members or students. He became a noted name among low budget and medium budget movie production houses.

Rakesh Master Wiki, Biography, Wife, Relationships, Girlfriend, Family Members, Siblings, Career, DOB, Death

Name Rakesh Master
Screen Name Rakesh Master
Original Name S Rama Rao
Date Of Birth (DOB) 16 December, 1968
Date Of Death (DOD) 18 June, 2023
Age 55 Years
Father’s Name — Eswar Rao
Mother’s Name —-
Siblings Details 4 elder sisters
1 elder brother
1 younger brother
Sisters’ Names Padmavarhi
Brothers’ NameKoteswar Rao (elder brother)
Krishna Rao (younger brother)
First Wife —-
Second Wife
(Girlfriend and Live-in relationship, marriage details not revealed)
Bangaram (nick name only, original name not revealed in interviews)
Third Wife Kanaka Lakshmi
ChildrenOne Son
Son Name —-
Career (prior to movies) Dance Teacher (Classes), Tirupati
Career In Movies * Dance Troop Member
* Assistant Dance Master
* Private Celebrity Dance Instructor
* Dance Master
Choreography Time Period 1991 – 2014
Youtuber 2020 – 2023
Short Films 2020 – 2022
Guru or Teacher Mukku Raju Master
Shisyas Or Students Sekhar Master,
Jani Master
Active Period 1991 – 2013
Hit FilmsDevdas
Lahiri Lahiri Lahiri Lo
Controversies Jr NTR
Sekhar Master
Prabhu Deva
Naga Babu
Manchu Lakshmi
Earning Sources:
Uoto 2014 Movies
2020 to present dayYoutube interviews, YouTube channel, cameos in Jabardast and TV channels, Live Events, small roles in movies

Rakesh Master Death Reason

Rakesh Master died on 18 June, 2023 in Hyderabad. As per the doctor’s statement, the reason for Rakesh Master’s death is failure of multiple organs. It is to be noted that in April 2023, doctors predicted that the health condition of Rakesh Master is worsening.


  1. What is Rakesh Master’s wife name?

    Rakesh Master had a total of three marriages as per the interviews. His third wife name is Kanaka Lakshmi.

  2. What is the reason for Rakesh Master’s death?

    As per doctor’s statement, the reason for Rakesh Master’s death is failure of multiple organs.

  3. Who is Rakesh Master’s teacher or Guru?

    Rakesh joined the dance troop of Mukku Raju Master. He traeted Mukku Raju as his teacher.

  4. What are the hits movies of Rakesh Master?

    Rakesh Master’s hit movies list include Lahiri Lahiri Lo, Seethayya, Devdas.

  5. Why is Rakesh Master famous?

    Rakesh Master rose to fame with his mimicking actions and controversial statements about Tollywood celebrities.

  6. Which celebrities are the victims of Rakesh Master?

    Rakesh Master criticized almost all top celebrities in one or the another way. However, his baseless and controversial statements on Jr NTR, Sekhar Master, then Jabardast judges Naga Babu and Roja, Pulliah, Madhavi etc faced backslash from netizens.

  7. In which movie sets was Rakesh Master last seen?

    Rakesh Master was last seen in the movie sets of Teja Sajja’s Hanuman. From 2021, he started to act in jabardasth, tv shows and even some movies.

  8. What are the short films directed by Rakesh Master?

    Rakesh Master announced multiple short films and regular films. However, he didn’t complete any project and his much hyped movie with Pulliah never took off.

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