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He’s a well-known Indian Film & Television Actor, Producer, Businessman, and Philanthropist. He’s worked predominantly in the Telugu film industry. He’s the son of famous Telugu celebrities Nageswara Rao Akkineni and Annapurna Akkineni. He studied at Hyderabad Public School and later obtained a Bachelor’s degree and an M.S. in Automobile Engineering from the College of Engineering, Guindy, and the Eastern Michigan University respectively.
|Other Professions:||Businessperson Film Producer Philanthropist Playback Singer Television Presenter Television Producer|
Akkineni Nagarjuna Biography, Relationship & Career
Akkineni Nagarjuna relocated to Hyderabad with his family at a really young age and finished his college-level education from Hyderabad Public School. He then attended Little Flower Junior College. Thereafter, he went overseas and got his graduate degree from Eastern Michigan.
Nagarjuna’s stint with acting began from a really early age as he started his career as a child artist in the Telugu film Sudigundalu in the year 1967 along with his father. He left his full-fledged acting career as a lead performer in the year 1986 with the movie named Vikram. He rose to stardom after behaving in Mani Ratnam’s romantic movie titled Geetanjali in the year 1989. This movie won the National Film Award in 1990 for the Best Popular Film. He garnered Bollywood focus for the film Shiva a remake of the Telugu blockbuster Siva by Ram Gopal Verma. Throughout the 1996 National Film Awards, his movie Ninne Pelladata was hailed as the ideal Telugu film of this year. In Bollywood, he proved his mettle as an actor with Mahesh Bhatt’s blockbuster movie Criminal from the year 1994. His latter part includes Soggade Chinni Nayana and Oopiri.
He ventured into manufacturing along with his brother Akkineni Venkata Rathnam in 1995 and is the co-owner of Annapurna Studios. His forthcoming releases are Rajanna, Damarukam, Saibaba.
He’s his business interests outside movies also. He’s the co-owner of the Indian Badminton League team Mumbai Masters. He’s also a partner in a Realty Company known as N3 Realty Enterprises. He also runs an NGO together with his wife called Blue Cross of Hyderabad. He’s also associated with various other charitable organizations and lends a helping hand at the upliftment of the underprivileged section of society. After over 2 decades, he’ll be making a comeback in Bollywood with the movie titled Brahmastra.
He had been born to Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Akkineni Annapurna. Together the couple has a son called Naga Chaitanya. Currently, he’s married to actress Amala Akkineni and the couple has a son called Akkineni Akhil.
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Personal Info of Akkineni Nagarjuna
|Home Town||Hyderabad, India|
|Address||Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India|
|School||Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad|
|College||The Little Flower Junior College, Hyderabad College of Engineering, Guindy ,/br>Eastern Michigan University, Michigin, USA|
|Qualification||Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad|
|Hobbies||Reading and workout|
|Net worth||$50 million|
Favourite things of Akkineni Nagarjuna
|Favorite color||Black, White|
|Favorite food||Grilled chicken or fish and dosa|
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Akkineni Nagarjuna
- He and his wife are the founders of the Blue Cross of Hyderabad (NGO).
- His movie "Ninne pelladta" won the best "Telugu Film" in 1996 "National Film Awards".
- Following the south famed actors NTR and ANR" that he is the only hero in the current time that has done "Bhaktmai Films" such as "Shirdi sai, Sri Ramadasu, and Annamayya".
- He's M.S. in "Automobile Engineering".
- He's done the film "Manam" in which his father and son has also acted in the movie.
- At age 57, he'd done the romantic part in the movies "Soggade Chinni Nayana". Age is only a number for him.
- He's also appeared with Big B Amithab Bachchan in "Kalyan Jewellers" advertisement.