Madhusudhan Rao is an Indian film actor who has made appearances in Tamil and Telugu films. His breakthrough role came as a local rogue Naidu in Goli Soda (2014), followed by antagonist roles in Vanmam (2014) and Massu Engira Masilamani (2015). His notable work can be seen in movies like Jeeva (2014), Kathakali (2016), and Idhu Namma Aalu (2016). His other 2016 releases include the Tamil movie Kaashmora and Telugu film Chinnari. In 2017, he was seen in Sriramudinta Srikrishnudanta, a drama film directed by Naresh Penta. His 2018 release includes Gulaebaghavali, starring Prabhu Deva and Hansika Motwani in lead roles. His 2019 release includes Paddehuli, directed by Guru Deshpande. His 2021 release includes True.