Mr. Rajamouli joined as an assistant with director K. Raghavendra Rao and worked for Santi Nivasam, a teleserial. He is known for directing fantasy works such as Magadheera (2009), Eega (2012), and Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) which became the highest-grossing Indian film within India, the 2nd highest-grossing Indian film globally, the first South Indian film to gross over ₹650 crores worldwide, the first non-Hindi film to gross over ₹100 crores in the dubbed Hindi version, and the highest-grossing Telugu film of all time.
Rajamouli’s Baahubali: The Conclusion set a record collection of ₹5 billion before the release of the film through satellite and theatrical rights. Rajamouli has garnered several awards including two National Film Awards, three Filmfare Awards, three state Nandi Awards, the IIFA Award, and the Star World India, “Entertainer of The Year” in 2012. In 2016, he was honored with the Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian honor for his contributions towards the field of Art.