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
Profession Actor,Producer, Businessman
Age 60 years
Date of Birth 29 August 1959
Birthplace Madras, Madras State, India
Nationality Indian
Star Sign / Zodiac Sign Leo
Caste Kamma
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
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black

Birthday, Birthplace, Zodic Sign, Caste, Nationality, Hobbies, Hometown

Personal Life
Birthplace Madras, Madras State, India
Date Of Birth 29 August 1959
Star Sign / Zodiac Sign Leo
Nationality Indian
Hometown Hyderabad
Signature Not Available
Religion Hindu
Blood Group Not Available
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
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 KillerNeti Siddhartha, and NirnayamPresident Gari Pellam, VarasuduGharana Bullodu, and Allari Alludu impress by the audienceIn 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 SantoshamManmadhudu, 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 KediRagada, 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 Tamannaahdirected by Vamshi Paidipally‘s bilingual film, and the story inspired by The Intouchables film. After that, three films Om Namo VenkatesayaRaju Gari Gadhi 2Officer average talk at the box-office. In 2018, comes with Devadas film directed by Sriram Aditya acted along with NaniRashmika 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

Family Life
Wife Lakshmi Daggubati (1984-1990)
Amala Akkineni (1992- Present)
Father Akkineni Nageswara Rao
Mother Akkineni Nageswara Rao
Brother(s) Brother: Khayyum
Childrens Two
Daughter No
Son Naga Chaitanya
Akhil Akkineni
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.


Education Qualification
School(s)Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad
CollegeThe Little Flower Junior College, Hyderabad
College of Engineering, Guindy
Eastern Michigan University, Michigin, USA

Akkineni Nagarjuna Movies List

Year Film Role Language Notes
1986 Vikram Vikram Telugu Debut lead role.
1986 Captain Nagarjun Nagarjuna Telugu
1986 Aranyakanda Chaitanya Telugu
1987 Majnu Rajesh Telugu
1987 Sankeertana Kaasi Telugu
1987 Collector Gari Abbai Ravi Telugu
1987 Agni Putrudu Kalidaasu Telugu
1987 Kirai Dada Vijay Telugu
1988 Aakhari Poratam Vihari Telugu
1988 Chinababu Venu Gopal Telugu
1988 Murali Krishnudu Murali Krishna Telugu
1988 Janaki Ramudu Ramu / Ranga Telugu
1989 Vijay Vijay Telugu
1989 Vicky Daada Vikram Telugu
1989 Geetanjali Prakash Telugu
1989 Agni Pavan Kumar Telugu
1989 Siva Siva Telugu
1990 Prema Yuddham Kalyan Telugu
1990 Neti Siddhartha Siddhartha Telugu
1990 Iddaru Iddare Ravi Telugu
1990 Shiva Shiva Hindi film
1991 Nirnayam Vamsi Krishna Telugu
1991 Chaitanya Chaitanya Telugu
1991 Shanti Kranti Kranti Telugu
1991 Jaitra Yatra Teja 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 Rakshana Bose Telugu
1993 Varasudu Vinay Telugu
1993 Allari Alludu Kalyan / Rajesh Telugu
1994 Govinda Govinda Seenu Telugu
1994 Hello Brother Deva / Ravi Varma Telugu
1994 Criminal Dr. Ajay Kumar Telugu-Hindi bilingual film
1995 Gharana Bullodu Raju Telugu
1995 Criminal Dr. Ajay Kumar Telugu-Hindi bilingual film
1995 Sisindri Raja Telugu
1995 Vajram Chakri Telugu
1996 Ramudochadu Ram Telugu
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 Auto Driver Jagan Telugu
1998 Angaarey Raja Lokhande Hindi film
1998 Chandralekha Raj Kapoor / Seeta Rama Rao Telugu
1998 Zakhm Raman Desai Hindi film
1999 Seetharama Raju Ramaraju Telugu
1999 Ravoyi Chandamama Sashi Telugu
2000 Nuvvu Vastavani Chinni Krishna Telugu
2000 Ninne Premistha Srinivas Telugu
2000 Azad Chandra Shekar Azad Telugu Nandi Award for Best Feature Film – Silver
2001 Eduruleni Manishi Surya Murthy / Satya Telugu
2001 Bava Nachadu Ajay Telugu
2001 Adhipathi Jagan Telugu
2001 Akasa Veedhilo Chandu / Chandra Shekar Telugu
2001 Snehamante Idera Aravind Telugu
2002 Santosham Karthikeya Telugu Nandi Award for Best Actor
2002 Agni Varsha Yavakri Hindi film
2002 Manmadhudu Abhiram Telugu
2003 Shivamani Shivamani Telugu
2003 LOC Kargil Major Padmapani Acharya Hindi film
2004 Nenunnanu Venu Madhav Telugu
2004 Mass Mass / Ganesh Telugu
2005 Super Akhil Telugu
2006 Sri Ramadasu Kancherla Gopanna Telugu
2006 Boss – I Love You Gopal Krishna / G.K. Telugu
2007 Don Suri Telugu
2008 Krishnarjuna Lord Krishna (Bangaram) Telugu
2008 King King / Bottu Seenu / Sarath Telugu
2010 Kedi Ramesh / Rummy Telugu
2010 Ragada Satya Reddy Telugu
2011 Gaganam Major N. Raveendra Telugu-Tamil bilingual film
2011 Payanam Major N. Raveendran Telugu
2011 Rajanna Rajanna Telgu
2012 Shirdi Sai Lord Sai Baba Telgu
2012 Damarukam Mallikharjuna / Malli Telgu
2013 Greeku Veerudu Chandu Telgu
2013 Sri Jagadguru Aadi Sankara Chandaludu Telgu
2013 Bhai Vijay 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 Thozha Vikramaditya Telgu
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
2018 Devadas Deva Telgu
2019 Manmadhudu 2 Sambasiva Rao / Sam Telgu
2020 Brahmastra Vishnu Hindi film
2020 Wild Dog Update Soon Telugu

Favorite Actor , Actress, Director, Car, Destination

Favorite Things
Food Indian and chinese food food
Restaurant Namma Veedu Vasanta Bhavan
Perfume Not Available
Colour(s) White
tatto one: On his left hand
Actor(s) Amitabh Bachchan
Actress Tabu
Film Manam
Film Director Ram Gopal Varma
Music Director Anup Rubens
Song(s) Manam Album
Singers Not Known
Dancer Not Known
Sports Cricket
Cricketer(s) Sachin Tendulkar
Destination(s) London
Number Not Known
Book Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
Actor(s) Amitabh Bachchan
Pet Dogs
Mobile iphone series
Car BMW M6
Cars Collection BMW 7-Series
Audi A7

Akkineni Nagarjuna Affairs

Relationships & More
Marital Status Married
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.

Other activities

Other activities
Records Not Available

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?

Lakshmi Daggubati

Are Nagarjuna and Venkatesh friends?

Nagarjuna married Lakshmi Daggubati, sister of actor Daggubati Venkatesh in 1984.

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