Akkineni Nagarjuna is an Indian film actor born on 29 August 1959, who works primarily in Telugu cinema and also Hindi, Tamil language films. He also has worked as a producer, entrepreneur, and hosts some Television shows like BigbossTelgu, Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu. He is the son of top actors in the Telugu film industry actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao. Nagarjuna won nine Nadhdi awards and three Filmfare Awards South and produced Ninne Pelladata film, which won National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu in 1997.
Age, Full Name, Nick Name, Birthday, Caste, Debut Film
|Full Name||Akkineni Nagarjuna|
|Nick Name||Nag, King, Yuva Samrat|
|Date of Birth||29 August 1959|
|Birthplace||Madras, Madras State, India|
|Star Sign / Zodiac Sign||Leo|
|Debut||First Film: Vikram|
|Networth||$ 50 Million|
Nagarjuna is loved by his large number of fans, especially because of his handsome features and his energetic performance. The actor is quite a tall man, and he stands at 5 feet 9 inches or 1.74 m in height. In addition to this, he reported to weight about 74 kg Pounds or 163 lbs.
Height, Weight, Body Measurements, Eye color, Hair Style
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 174 cm |
in meters- 1.74 cm
in Feet Inches- 5’99”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 74 kg |
in Pounds- 163 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx)||Chest: 40Inches |
Waist: 32 Inches
Biceps: 13 Inches
Birthday, Birthplace, Zodic Sign, Caste, Nationality, Hobbies, Hometown
|Birthplace||Madras, Madras State, India|
|Date Of Birth||29 August 1959|
|Star Sign / Zodiac Sign||Leo|
|Blood Group||Not Available|
|Hobbies||Workout and Reading|
|Address||Jubilee Hills , Hyderabad|
Akkineni Nagarjuna Carrer
Akkineni Nagarjuna debut as a child artist in the Sudigundalu by directed by Adurthi Subbarao. He appears as an infant in the Velugu Needalu movie. After that, he debut as a lead actor in the Vikram film directed by V. Madhusudhana Rao, and it becomes a tremendous success. Later, he appears in the Majnu movie directed by Dasari Narayana Rao. Also, he appeared in Sankeertana, directed by Geetha Krishna with music by Ilaiyaraaja, and this film musical hit at the box office. In 1988, he starred in the Aakhari Poratam movie directed by K. Raghavendra Rao and Sridevi, and Suhasini starred as the lead role opposite of Nagarjuna. He did another film the same year again with K. Raghavendra Rao in Janaki Ramudu alongside with Vijayashanti. Next, he starred in the Maniratnam film Geetanjali, and this film won National Film Award in 1990.
In 1989, he made the film with debut director Ram Gopal Varma the film Siva. It becomes a Marked film in the Telugu film industry, and it becomes blockbuster at the box office, and he Bollywood debut with Siva film in Hindhi becomes a tremendous success. Then he made many films, some of them became hits and some movies disappointed at the box office. These films Killer, Neti Siddhartha, and Nirnayam, President Gari Pellam, Varasudu, Gharana Bullodu, and Allari Alludu impress by the audience. In the direction Mahesh Bhatt, he did Hindi-Telugu bilingual film titled as Criminal. Then he has done Hello Bother Movie. It becomes blockbuster, and it remade by director David Dhawantiled as Judwaa starred Salman khan along with Karisma Kapoor and Rambha. Nagarjuna produced and acted in Ninne Pelladata, directed by Krishna Vamsi, and it won National Award in Telugu.
The next year, Nagarjuna acted in Annamayya film played the role of Annamacharya again; he received the National Award and first Nandi Award for Best Actor. He did in romantic comedies such as Santosham, Manmadhudu, and Shivamani films success at the box office. In 2003 he produced Satyam film for his nephew Sumanth. After that, he acted Nenunnanu,Massa, and Super movies get hit talk from the audience. But Super film disappointed at collections Nagarjuna produced for this film. Again he did a second-period film based on the 18th-century Telugu Saint titled Sri Ramadasu and won Nandi Award for Best Actor for this film. Next movie, Don became flop at the box office and by next year performed a dual lead role in king movie along with Trisha and Sri Hari.
In 2010, Nagarjuna did the films Kedi, Ragada, and Gaganam this flop at the box-office. By next year Akkineni signed three movies Rajanna, Damarukam, and Shirdi Sai film gets average talk at the audience. His Next film Greeku Veerudu alongside Nayanthara this film disappointed in the audience, and the same year Bhai was a disaster at the box office.
In 2014, Nagarjuna starred in Manam Film, directed by Vikram Kumar and this big blockbuster Telugu film industry. Manam Brings a memory to the entire Akkineni family, and his son Akhil Akkineni appeared cameo role. The sad thing for the Telugu audience and his family, the versatile actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao passed away while after done his character for this movie. Then He did Soggade Chinni Nayana play dual role becomes hit at the box-office. Later, he did the Oopiri film along with Karthi and Tamannaah, directed by Vamshi Paidipally‘s bilingual film, and the story inspired by The Intouchables film. After that, three films Om Namo Venkatesaya, Raju Gari Gadhi 2, Officer average talk at the box-office. In 2018, comes with Devadas film directed by Sriram Aditya acted along with Nani, Rashmika Mandanna and Aakanksha Singh this film ends up with decent collections.
Currently, upcoming movies of Akkineni Nagarjuna Brahmastra film it’s150 crores produced by Hiroo Yash Johar, Karan Johar, Ranbir Kapoor, Ayan Mukerji, Fox Star Studios, Apoorva Mehta and Namit Malhotra. In this movie starring Amitabh Bachchan,Alia Bhatt, Mouni Roy and Nagarjuna Akkineni directed by Ayan Mukerji. Also, come up with another project titled Wild Dog in 2020.
Wife, Children, Father, Daughter,Son, Mother, Brother, Relatives
|Wife||Lakshmi Daggubati (1984-1990) |
Amala Akkineni (1992- Present)
|Father||Akkineni Nageswara Rao|
|Mother||Akkineni Nageswara Rao|
|Son||Naga Chaitanya |
|Relatives||Samantha Akkineni (daughter in-law) |
And Daggubati-Akkineni Family
Akkineni Nagarjuna was born on 29 August 1959 in Chennai to the late versatile actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao and his wife, Annapurna Akkineni. Nagarjuna did his schooling in Hyderabad Public School and Little Flower Junior College. He finished one year of his Bachelor of Engineering from the College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University in Chennai. He earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Michigan. In 1984, he married Lakshmi Daggubati, daughter of D. Ramanaidu and sister of actor Venkatesh and producer Suresh Babu. This couple has one son named Naga Chaitanya. But they were divorced in 1990. Then Nagarjuna second marriage actress Amala in 1992 and this pair has one son actor Akhil born on 1994.
|School(s)||Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad|
|College||The Little Flower Junior College, Hyderabad|
College of Engineering, Guindy
Eastern Michigan University, Michigin, USA
Akkineni Nagarjuna Movies List
|1986||Vikram||Vikram||Telugu||Debut lead role.|
|1987||Collector Gari Abbai||Ravi||Telugu|
|1988||Murali Krishnudu||Murali Krishna||Telugu|
|1988||Janaki Ramudu||Ramu / Ranga||Telugu|
|1992||Killer||Eeshwar Prasad / Prem Krishna||Telugu|
|1992||Khuda Gawah||Raja Mirza||Hindi film|
|1992||Antham||Raghav / Shekar||Telugu|
|1992||Drohi||Raghav / Shekhar||Hindi film|
|1992||President Gari Pellam||Raja||Telugu|
|1993||Allari Alludu||Kalyan / Rajesh||Telugu|
|1994||Hello Brother||Deva / Ravi Varma||Telugu|
|1994||Criminal||Dr. Ajay Kumar||Telugu-Hindi bilingual film|
|1995||Criminal||Dr. Ajay Kumar||Telugu-Hindi bilingual film|
|1996||Mr. Bechara||Ajay||Hindi film’|
|1996||Ninne Pelladatha||Seenu||Telugu||Cameo appearance; Also producer,
National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu
Filmfare Award for Best Film – Telugu
|1997||Annamayya||Annamacharya||Telugu||National Film Award-Special Mention
Nandi Award for Best Actor
Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu
|1997||Ratchagan||Ajay||Tamil film, Debut in tamil|
|1998||Aavida Maa Aavide||Vikranth||Telugu|
|1998||Angaarey||Raja Lokhande||Hindi film|
|1998||Chandralekha||Raj Kapoor / Seeta Rama Rao||Telugu|
|1998||Zakhm||Raman Desai||Hindi film|
|2000||Nuvvu Vastavani||Chinni Krishna||Telugu|
|2000||Azad||Chandra Shekar Azad||Telugu||Nandi Award for Best Feature Film – Silver|
|2001||Eduruleni Manishi||Surya Murthy / Satya||Telugu|
|2001||Akasa Veedhilo||Chandu / Chandra Shekar||Telugu|
|2002||Santosham||Karthikeya||Telugu||Nandi Award for Best Actor|
|2002||Agni Varsha||Yavakri||Hindi film|
|2003||LOC Kargil||Major Padmapani Acharya||Hindi film|
|2004||Mass||Mass / Ganesh||Telugu|
|2006||Sri Ramadasu||Kancherla Gopanna||Telugu|
|2006||Boss – I Love You||Gopal Krishna / G.K.||Telugu|
|2008||Krishnarjuna||Lord Krishna (Bangaram)||Telugu|
|2008||King||King / Bottu Seenu / Sarath||Telugu|
|2010||Kedi||Ramesh / Rummy||Telugu|
|2011||Gaganam||Major N. Raveendra||Telugu-Tamil bilingual film|
|2011||Payanam||Major N. Raveendran||Telugu|
|2012||Shirdi Sai||Lord Sai Baba||Telgu|
|2012||Damarukam||Mallikharjuna / Malli||Telgu|
|2013||Sri Jagadguru Aadi Sankara||Chandaludu||Telgu|
|2014||Manam||Seetharamudu / Nageshwar Rao “Bittu”||Telgu|
|2016||Soggade Chinni Nayana||Bangaruraju / Dr. Ram Mohan||Telgu|
|2016||Oopiri||Vikramaditya||Telugu-Tamil bilingual film|
|2016||Nirmala Convent||Nagarjuna Akkineni||Telgu||Supporting Role|
|2017||Om Namo Venkatesaya||Hathiram Bhavaji||Telgu|
|2017||Raju Gari Gadhi – 2||Rudra||Telgu|
|2018||Officer||Shivaji Rao IPS||Telgu|
|2019||Manmadhudu 2||Sambasiva Rao / Sam||Telgu|
|2020||Wild Dog||Update Soon||Telugu|
Favorite Actor , Actress, Director, Car, Destination
|Food||Indian and chinese food food|
|Restaurant||Namma Veedu Vasanta Bhavan|
|tatto||one: On his left hand|
|Film Director||Ram Gopal Varma|
|Music Director||Anup Rubens|
|Book||Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell|
|Cars Collection||BMW 7-Series |
Akkineni Nagarjuna Affairs
|Relationships & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||There some rumors love affair between Nagarjuna and actress tabu in the media.|
Akkineni Nagarjuna Controversies
|List Of Controversies||A woman freelance journalist filed a sexual harassment case against him at the Jubilee Hills police station in Hyderabad.|
How old is Nagarjuna Akkineni?
60 years (29 August 1959)
Who is the son of Akkineni Nagarjuna?
Naga Chaitanya, Akhil Akkineni
What is the first film of Nagarjuna?
He made his debut as a lead actor through the 1986 Telugu film Vikram
Who is Nagarjuna’s first wife?
Are Nagarjuna and Venkatesh friends?
Nagarjuna married Lakshmi Daggubati, sister of actor Daggubati Venkatesh in 1984.