Adhinayakudu is a 2012 Telugu action drama film, produced by M. L. Padma Kumar Chowdhary on Sree Keerthi Creations banner Cinematography by T. Surendra Reddy and directed by Parachuri Murali. Starring Nandamuri Balakrishna, Jayasudha, Lakshmi Rai, Saloni in the lead roles and music composed by Kalyani Malik. Vijay Kumar has done the camera work. Balakrishna is playing a triple role as a grandfather, father and son for the first time on celluloid screen in this film. The film was later dubbed into Hindi under the title The Action Man Adhinayakudu by Goldmines Telefilms in 2014. Adhinayakudu was made with a lavish budget of ₹28 crore (US$4.1 million).