Sreekanth Samudrala is a software engineer by profession. He was born and brought up in A.P, India and moved to the US at the age of 20. He is currently living in the Dallas area and calls it his home away from home. He is a software Engineer by profession and works at Southwest airlines in Dallas. His fascination to be a story teller, combined with his curiosity and observation of people from various social and cultural backgrounds and their reactions to various situations fueled his passion to make movies. He pursued his passion by taking up a film making course and also interning with Studios 121 in fortworth, TX while doing his fulltime job as an IT professional. IT Happens is his first directorial venture which he has written and acted in as well.
IT Happens stemmed from a broader idea of the need to tell various stories about the growing vibrant Indian community in the US, who bring along with them a rich culture and tradition and at the same time try to adapt to the US cultural and social norms, often times resulting in interesting, emotional, inspirational and funny circumstances.