Varun Sandesh Jeedigunta is a south Indian actor who started his film career through Sekhar Kammula's film Happy Days. He was the youngest actor in that film (aged 18) when he was chosen to do the lead role of Chandu. He hails from a Telugu family from New Jersey, USA.
Varun is the grandson of famous Telugu writer Ramachandra Murthy, who worked for All India Radio for 28 years in Hyderabad, a well recognized voice through out AP during 1972 - 2000. He lives in USA with his parents and sister. His uncle Sridhar is a popular Telugu TV personality in Hyderabad, India.