Tottempudi Gopichand (born 12 June 1979), more popularly known as Gopichand, is a Telugu film actor. He is the younger son of the filmmaker T. Krishna and started his career with Tholi Valapu as the main lead. His native place is kakuturivaripalem village near Ongole.
Actor Gopichand was 8 years old when his father T. Krishna died. He completed his studies in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Actor Gopichand studied engineering degree in Russia. Actor Gopichand was not interested in films and acting at that time.
Actor Gopichand 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 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. He also has a sister, who is a dentist.
Actor Gopichand 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 the Telugu movie Tholi Valapu.
12 June 1979 
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
(now in Telangana)
|Years active||2001 – present|