Brahmanandam came to Hyderabad once and happened to accidentally meet writer Adi Vishnu who introduced him to NCV Sashidhar of DD. They started a serial called Pakapakalu. Adivishnu, Musicologist Raja, BV Pattabhi Ram etc. recommended him to Jandhyala. Brahmanandam met Jandhyala and showed many of his skits. Jandhyala was very happy and appreciated Brahmanandam.
Brahmanandam's first film was Sri Tatavataram Katha, second film was Satyagraham and third film was Aha Naa pellanta. Since then he did not look back and did around 35 films per year.
In 2005, he was selected to receive the Allu Award, instituted in the memory of Allu Rama Lingaiah. On 1 October 2005, the award was presented to him at a function in Hyderabad. The award consists of a Swarna Kankanam (Translation: Gold bracelet), a citation and a souvenir.