Srikanth Addala attained popularity on debut. His film Kotta Bangaru Lokam starring Varun Sandesh and Swetha Basu Prasad appealed to youth and became an instant hit in 2008.
After a gap of five years in 2013 he came with a multi starrer with Prince Mahesh Babu and Victory Venkatesh with the multi starrer Seetamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu. With this film he won the hearts of even overseas viewers.
Both the films are produced by Dil Raju. Srikanth made his entry as assistant director and also worked as associated director. He turned assistant director for Arya in 2004 and from then formed a successful rapport with Dil raju.
Dil Raju who was impressed with Srikanth gave him 9000Rs and asked him to come with a story and also work for Bommarillu. After Bommarillu, he impressed Dil Raju with Kotha Bangaru Lokam.
After nearly two years, Sreekanth began working on a multi-starrer movie Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu. Once again produced by Dil Raju, the movie stars Venkatesh and Mahesh Babu. The movie released on 11 January 2013 and got huge response from all over the world
Srikanth even penned lyrics for Kotha Bangaru Lokam.