Here is the top list of Highest-grossing Telugu films worldwide

Here is the top list of Highest-grossing Telugu films worldwide

Tollywood (Telugu Cinema) includes mostly films produced in the Indian states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in the Telugu language. Tollywood is the popular name for it. It is one of India’s most important film production centers.

Gharana Mogudu, directed by K. Raghavendra Rao and released in 1992, was the first Telugu film to make more than ten crores at the box office. The recent films Bheemla Nayak, RRR have also entered the cub of Highest grossing Telugu movie clubs. Especially RRR film has created many records worldwide. 

Based on international collections, the following is a list of the highest-grossing Telugu films.

RankYearMovie NameDirectorWorldwide grossStudio(s)
12017Baahubali 2: The ConclusionS. S. Rajamouli₹1,810 croreArka Media Works
22015Baahubali: The BeginningS. S. Rajamouli₹650 croreArka Media Works
32022RRR *S. S. Rajamouli₹565 croreDVV Entertainments
42019SaahoSujeeth₹433 croreUV Creations, T-Series Films
52021Pushpa: The RiseSukumar₹365 croreMythri Movie Makers, Muttamsetty Media
62020Ala VaikunthapurramulooTrivikram Srinivas₹262 croreGeetha Arts, Haarika & Hassine Creations
72020Sarileru NeekevaruAnil Ravipudi₹260 croreSri Venkateswara Creations, G. Mahesh Babu Entertainment Pvt. Ltd, AK Entertainments
82019Sye Raa Narasimha ReddySurender Reddy₹240.60 croreKonidela Production Company
92018RangasthalamSukumar₹216 croreMythri Movie Makers
102022Radhe ShyamRadha Krishna Kumar₹213.46 croreT-Series Films, UV Creations
112022Bheemla NayakSaagar K Chandra₹192 croreSithara Entertainments
122018Bharat Ane NenuKoratala Siva₹187.6 croreDVV Entertainments
132013Attarintiki DarediTrivikram Srinivas₹187 croreSri Venkateswara Cine chitra, Reliance Entertainment
142019MaharshiVamsi Paidipally₹164–200 croreSri Venkateswara Creations, Vyjayanthi Movies, PVP Cinema
152018Aravinda Sametha Veera RaghavaTrivikram Srinivas₹165 croreHaarika and Hassine Creations
162017Khaidi No. 150V. V. Vinayak₹164 croreKonidela Production Company
172009MagadheeraS. S. Rajamouli₹150 croreGeetha Arts
182012Gabbar SinghHarish Shankar₹150 croreParameswara Art Productions
192021AkhandaBoyapati Srinu₹150 croreDwaraka Creations
202015SrimanthuduKoratala Siva₹144–200 croreMythri Movie Makers
212021Vakeel SaabVenu Sriram₹137.5 croreSri Venkateswara Creations

NOTE: Since there are no reliable sources for Tollywood collecting figures, numbers are compiled from a variety of sources. Figures that are reported in the majority of sources are solely included, even if they contradict certain trustworthy sources in some circumstances.




Varun is a senior editor at Moviezupp, a popular entertainment website devoted to all things movies. He is an experienced reviewer, writer, and news reporter. Varun has been covering the Telugu cinema scene for several years, writing on everything froml film festivals to regional and national releases.