Anonymous wrote on Jun 14 2011 10:45AM
Lawrence Raghavendra or (Raghava Lawrence) is an Indian choreographer, film actor, director, composer andphilanthropist in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. He has starred in Tamil films such as Parthale Paravasam, Muni and Pandi. He has also directed several Telugu films such as Mass, Style andDon. Raghavendra is also known for his intricate hip-hop and westernized dance moves. After converting from Christianity to Hinduism, Raghavendra is known for his philanthropic activities and his anti-american anti-christian stand through movies like Irumbu Kottai Murattu Singam. He runs a disability home for youth with physical disabilities. In the dance competition show Masthaana Masthaana Part 2, several episodes featuerd Raghavendra introducing a few talented disabled individuals and families on screen. He also announces his relief efforts for the families he introduces.
He built a Temple of SRI Ragavendra swami at Thirumulaivoyil in Ambattur.
? Filmfare Best Choreography Award (Telugu) - Indra (2002)
? Filmfare Best Choreography Award (Telugu) - Style (2006)