• Sathyaraj (father)
  • Kamalamma (mother)

Dhanraj is an Indian actor who appears in Telugu films and television. He started his career in films with Teja's film, Jai.[1] Dhanraj entered Tollywood with only four hundred rupees, leaving his hometown and parents without notice.[citation needed] He worked in a hotel in Hyderabad and attended acting school.[citation needed] He was leading a team "Dhanadhan Dhanraj" in a popular TV comedy-show Jabardasth telecast on ETV.[2][3]

DhanRaj played opposite Lakshmi Manchu in the film, Pilavani Perantam.[4] Dhanraj participated in Telugu reality series Bigg Boss 1. He got eliminated in the 6th week.[5] He was team leader of "Dhanraj Blasters" in the comedy-show Adhirindhi on Zee Telugu.[6]



List of television shows and roles
Year Show Role Channel Result
2013-2016 Jabardasth Team Leader ETV
2017 Bigg Boss 1 Contestant Star Maa 10th Place- Evicted on Day 41
2019-2020 Adhirindi Team Leader Zee Telugu
2022- present Comedy stars Team leader Star Maa


  1. ^ "Dhanraj - Business of Tollywood". Business of Tollywood. Archived from the original on 25 November 2014. Retrieved 30 November 2014.
  2. ^ "ETV Telugu Jabardasth Katharnak Comedy Show,Nagababu,Roja,Jabardasth Latest All Episodes Online". Smarttalkies.com. Archived from the original on 21 February 2015. Retrieved 30 November 2014.
  3. ^ "Tollywood's new funny men - Times of India". The Times of India. 15 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Promotional poster" (JPG). Pbs.twimg.com. Retrieved 30 November 2014.
  5. ^ "Bigg Boss Telugu, 26th August 217, episode no 42 update: Dhanraj evicted from the house; Siva Balaji in safe zone - Times of India". The Times of India. 27 August 2017.
  6. ^ "Enjoy this super entertaining skit from #Adhirindi!!Please vote and support me by giving missed call to 8291829160". @DhanrajOffl. 9 March 2020.