Actor Akkineni Nagarjuna Wiki/Biography, Contact Address, Phone Number, Age, Weight, Height, Family, and More

Akkineni Nagarjuna Wiki/Biography & Career

Akkineni Nagarjuna was born on 29-08-1959 in Chennai. He is a well-known Indian Film & Television Actor, Producer, Businessman, and Philanthropist. He has worked predominantly in the Telugu film industry. He is the son of famous Telugu star Nageswara Rao Akkineni and Annapurna Akkineni. He studied at Hyderabad Public School and later acquired a Bachelor’s degree and an M.S. in Automobile Engineering from the College of Engineering, Guindy, and Eastern Michigan University respectively. Akkineni Nagarjuna relocated to Hyderabad with his family at a very young age and completed his school level education from Hyderabad Public School. After which he attended Little Flower Junior College. Thereafter, he went abroad and obtained his graduate degree from Eastern Michigan. Nagarjuna’s stint with acting started from a very early age as he began his career as a child artist in the Telugu movie Sudigundalu in the year 1967 alongside his father. He made his full-fledged acting career as a lead actor in the year 1986 with the film called Vikram. He rose to stardom after acting in Mani Ratnam romantic film titled Geetanjali in the year 1989. This film won the National Film Award in 1990 for the Best Popular Film. He garnered Bollywood attention for the movie Shiva a remake of the Telugu blockbuster Siva by Ram Gopal Verma. During the 1996 National Film Awards, his film Ninne Pelladata was hailed as the Best Telugu film of the year. In Bollywood, he proved his mettle as an actor with Mahesh Bhatt’s blockbuster film Criminal in the year 1994. His latter role includes Soggade Chinni Nayana and Oopiri. He ventured into production alongside his brother Akkineni Venkata Rathnam in 1995 and is the co-owner of Annapurna Studios. His upcoming releases are Rajanna, Damarukam, Saibaba. He has his business interests outside films as well. He is the co-owner of the Indian Badminton League team Mumbai Masters. ISL team Kerala Blasters and Mahi Racing Team India. He is also a partner in a Realty Company called N3 Realty Enterprises. He also runs an NGO along with his wife named Blue Cross of Hyderabad. He is also associated with various other charitable organizations and lends a helping hand in the upliftment of the underprivileged section of society. After more than 2 decades, he will be making a comeback in Bollywood with the film titled Brahmastra.

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Akkineni Nagarjuna Physical Stats & More

Height in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 0”
Weight in Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163 lbs
Body Measurements – Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Akkineni Nagarjuna Personal Life

Date of Birth 29 August 1959
Age (as in 2015) 56 Years
Birth Place Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Virgo
Nationality Indian
Hometown Hyderabad, India
School Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad
College The Little Flower Junior College, Hyderabad
College of Engineering, Guindy
Eastern Michigan University, Michigin, USA
Educational Qualifications M.S. in Automobile Engineering,
Bachelors of Engineering
Debut Debut Film : Vikram (1986)
Debut TV : Yuva (2009)
Family Father– Nageswara Rao Akkineni (Actor and Producer)
Mother– Annapurna Akkineni
Brothers– Akkineni Venkat
Sisters– Akkineni Sathyavathi, Akkineni Naga Susheela and Akkineni Saroja
Religion Hindu
Address Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India
Hobbies Reading and workout

Akkineni Nagarjuna Favourite Things

Favourite Food Grilled chicken or fish and dosa
Favourite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favourite Actress Tabu
Favourite Color White
Favourite Book Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
Favourite Restaurant N Asian in Hyderabad

Akkineni Nagarjuna Girls, Affairs and More

Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Amala Akkineni (Actress)
Wife Lakshmi Ramanaidu Daggubati (1984–90)
Amala Akkineni (Actress,1992-present)
Children Daughter– N/A
Son– Naga Chaitanya and Akhil Akkineni

Facts About Akkineni Nagarjuna

  • Does Akkineni Nagarjuna smoke?: Yes
  • Does Akkineni Nagarjuna drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Nagarjuna started his acting career in 1968 as a child artist with Telugu film. Sudigundalu.
  • His debut lead role film Vikram of 1986 was the remake of the famous Bollywood film Hero of 1983.
  • He hosted Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu, the Telugu version of the famous Hindi quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati.

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