He used to be a waiter in a small hotel and in the free time he went for acting classes. Later on his talent made him appear in the one of the most watched TV show in Telugu Jabardasth Katharnak Comedy Show where he excelled and made people laugh. This TV show paved a way for cinema. His first movie was Jai. In this short span of career DHanraj has earned the reputation as one of the most demanded comedian in Telugu movie industry.