He was very humble and kind enough to allow me and my family to mix around with his 60 members crew and also to listen to my views about Telugu films needed to play better role to create much better understanding among Telugus as 1 Telugu, 1 Telugu Nation or 1 Telugu state
Gopichand did his engineering degree in Russia. His elder brother T. Premchand was working as an associate director to Mutyala Subbayya. Premchand made his debut as director and started working on a film under his home banner, but he unfortunately died in a car accident. Gopichand was in Russia during the death of his brother and could not attend his funeral due to visa problems.
Gopichand felt the need of someone to carry forward his father's legacy. As his brother was no more, he decided to enter the film industry. After completing his engineering, he did dialogue modulation course for a year. Then he made his debut as hero with ‘Toli Valapu’.
After doing villain roles in Jayam, Varsham and Nijam, he got a good break with Yagnam movie which turned out to be a blockbuster.
He was noted for his performance in Ranam in 2006. In 2007 his Okkadunnadu became a hit, next movie Lakshyam turned out to be one of the bigger hits of the year.
His next flick Souryam released in September 2008 turned out to be a blockbuster. This year he acted only in one movie Sankham which released in 11 September 2009 was an average grocer. His next movies are with Puri Jagannadh & Boyapati Sreenu.
He is very famous for his excellent action and dialogue delivery in addition to his impeccable comedy timing.
These traits make Gopichand a versatile Telugu hero, something uncommon in Telugu cinema. He is also very popular among girls as he is very handsome and cute. He is considered as Aggressive Star by all his fans & Tollywood.