Biography

Akkineni Nagarjuna is an Indian film actor, producer and television presenter who works primarily in Telugu cinema and television. He has acted in over ninety films as an actor in a lead. He has also had supporting and cameo roles, including Bollywood and Tamil films. He has received nine state Nandi Awards, three Filmfare Awards South and a National Film Award-Special Mention. In 1996 he produced, Ninne Pelladata, which has garnered the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu for that year.

In 2013, he represented the cinema of South India at the Delhi Film Festival's 100 Years of Indian Cinema's celebration, alongside Ramesh Sippy and Vishal Bhardwaj from Bollywood. In 1995, he ventured into film production, with a production unit operating in Seychelles, and was a co-director of an Emmy Award-winning film animation company in Michigan, U.S. Along with his brother, Akkineni Venkata Rathnam, Nagarjuna is the co-owner of the production company Annapurna Studios. He is also the president of the non-profit film school Annapurna International School of Film and Media based in Hyderabad.

Akkineni Nagarjuna is an Indian film actor, producer and television presenter who works primarily in Telugu cinema and television. He has acted in over ninety films as an actor in a lead. He has also had supporting and cameo roles, including Bollywood and Tamil films. He has received nine state Nandi Awards, three Filmfare Awards South and a National Film Award-Special Mention. In 1996 he produced, Ninne Pelladata, which has garnered the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu for that year.

In 2013, he represented the cinema of South India at the Delhi Film Festival's 100 Years of Indian Cinema's celebration, alongside Ramesh Sippy and Vishal Bhardwaj from Bollywood. In 1995, he ventured into film production, with a production unit operating in Seychelles, and was a co-director of an Emmy Award-winning film animation company in Michigan, U.S. Along with his brother, Akkineni Venkata Rathnam, Nagarjuna is the co-owner of the production company Annapurna Studios. He is also the president of the non-profit film school Annapurna International School of Film and Media based in Hyderabad.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 93

Birthday 1959-08-29

Place of Birth Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Also Known As

  • Nagarjuna

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu (0 episodes) as Host
2019 Brahmastra
2019 Manmadhudu 2 as Sambasiva Rao AKA Sam
2018 Devadas as Deva
2018 Officer as Shivaji Rao
2017 Raju Gari Gadhi 2 as Rudra
2017 Bigg Boss (47 episodes) as Presenter/Host
2017 Om Namo Venkatesaya as Hathiram Bhavaji
2016 Nirmala Convent
2016 Premam as Vikram's Father (Cameo Appearance)
2016 Thozha as Vikramaditya
2016 Soggade Chinni Nayana as Bangaru Raju & Dr. Ram Mohan
2015 Inji Iduppazhagi as Cameo Appearance
2015 Akhil as Cameo
2014 Manam as Nageswar Rao / Seetharamudu / Bittu
2013 Bhai as Bhai
2013 Jagadguru Adi Sankara as Chandaludu
2013 Greeku Veerudu as Chandu
2012 Damarukam as Mallikarjuna
2012 Shirdi Sai as Sai
2011 Rajanna as Rajanna
2011 Payanam as Major Ravindra
2011 Gaganam as Major Ravindra
2010 Ragada as Satya Reddy
2010 Thakita Thakita
2010 Kedi as rummy
2008 King as King / Bottu Seenu
2008 Krishnarjuna
2007 Don as Don
2006 Boss as Gopal 'GK' Krishna
2006 Sri Ramadasu as Bhakta Ramadasu
2005 Super
2004 Mass as Ganesh
2004 Nenunnanu as Venu
2003 Sivamani as Shivamani
2002 Manmadhudu as Abhiram
2002 Agnivarsha: The Fire and the Rain as Yavakri
2002 Santosham as Karthikeya alias Karthik
2001 Snehamante Idera
2001 Bava Nachadu as Actor
2001 Eduruleni Manishi
2000 Azaad as Chandra Sekhar Azad
2000 Ninne Premistha
2000 Nuvvu Vastavani
1999 Ravoyi Chandamama as Shashi
1999 Seetharama Raju
1998 Chandralekha
1998 Auto Driver as Actor
1998 Chinababu
1998 Aavida Maa Aavide as Actor
1997 Ratchagan as Ajay Padmanabhan
1997 Annamayya as Hero
1996 Ninne Pelladatha
1996 Mr. Bechara as Ajay
1996 Ramudochadu
1995 Vajram
1995 Sisindri as Raja
1995 Criminal as Dr. Ajay Kumar
1995 Gharana Bullodu
1994 Hello Brother as Deva & Ravi Varma
1993 Allari Alludu as Kalyan / Rajesh
1993 Govindha Govindha as Seenu
1993 Varasudu
1993 Rakshana as A.C.P Bose
1992 Killer
1992 Antam as Raghav / Shekhar
1992 Khuda Gawah as Insp. Raja Mirza
1991 Jaitra Yatra
1991 Shanti Kranti
1991 Chaitanya as Hero
1991 Nirnayam as Vamsi Krishna
1990 Shiva as Shiva
1990 Iddaru Iddare
1990 Neti Siddhartha
1990 Prema Yuddham
1989 Siva as Siva
1989 Geethanjali as Prakash
1989 Vijay
1988 Janaki Ramudu
1988 Murali Krishnudu
1988 Aakhari Poratam as Vihari
1987 Kirayi Dada
1987 Collector Gari Abbai
1987 Sankeertana
1987 Majnu as Rajesh
1986 Vikram
1986 Captain Nagarjuna
1968 Sudigundalu as Cameo

Production

2019 Manmadhudu 2 Producer
2017 Hello! Producer
2017 Rarandoi Veduka Chudham Producer
2014 Oka Laila Kosam Producer
2014 Manam Producer
2011 Rajanna Producer
2004 Mass Producer
2002 Manmadhudu Producer
1999 Prema Katha Producer

Crew

2017 Bigg Boss (47 episodes)Presenter

Writing

1997 Annamayya Writer

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