Adivi Sesh (born 17 December 1985) is an Indian film actor, director, and screenwriter who primarily works in Telugu cinema. He made his film debut as a lead actor and director in 2010 with Karma: Do You Believe?. Following a few supporting roles and negative characters, he became a notable lead actor in Telugu films. His notable performances and commercial successes include Panjaa (2011), Ladies & Gentlemen (2015), Baahubali: The Beginning (2015), Dongaata (2015), Kshanam (2016), Ami Thumi (2017), Goodachari (2018) and Evaru (2019). His film Kshanam was a super hit and it went on to get nominated for numerous awards. Sesh won the IIFA Award for the Best Screenplay and the Nandi Award for the Best Screenplay Writer for the movie Kshanam. Sesh is considered to be one of the most experimental stars in Tollywood and has proven to be one of the most promising stars in the industry.