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Akkineni Nagarjuna Age, Date Of Birth, Height, Wife, Son, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 24, 2019

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Short Biography

Akkineni Nagarjuna was born on 29-08-1959 in Chennai. He is a well-known Indian Film & Television Actor, Producer, Businessman and a Philanthropist. He has worked predominantly 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 College of Engineering, Guindy, and the Eastern Michigan University respectively.

Akkineni Nagarjuna Complete Bio & Career

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 Indian Badminton League team Mumbai Masters. ISL team Kerala Blasters and Mahi Racing Team India. He is also a partner in 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 the 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 Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Akkineni Annapurna. He was married to Laxmi Duggubati whom he divorced in 1990. Together the couple has a son named Naga Chaitanya. Currently, he is married to actress Amala Akkineni and together the couple has a son named Akkineni Akhil.

Life's Important Dates Of Akkineni Nagarjuna

Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Hyderabad, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
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
Marital Status Married
Debut Telugu Film - Vikram (1986)
Bollywood Film - Shiva (1990)
As a Producer of Telugu Film - Ninne Pelladatha (1996)
TV - Yuva (2009)
Best Movies Manam (2014), Manmadhudu (2002), Annamayya (1997), Santosham (2002), and Geethanjali (1989) among others
Salary 7 Crore/film (INR)
Net Worth $50 million
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Audi Q7


Favorite Color Black, White
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Tabu
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Place Goa, Europe
Favorite Food Grilled chicken or fish and dosa
Favorite Book Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Akkineni Nagarjuna

  • He and his wife are the founders of the Blue Cross of Hyderabad (NGO). This NGO works for the welfare of animals and also for the protection of animal rights.
  • His film “Ninne pelladta” won the best "Telugu Film" in 1996 "National Film Awards".
  • After the south famous actors NTR and ANR" he is the only hero in today's time who has done "Bhaktmai Films" like “Shirdi sai, Sri Ramadasu, and Annamayya”.
  • He is M.S. in "Automobile Engineering".
  • He has done the movie “Manam” in which his father and son has also acted in the film.
  • At the age of 57, he had done the romantic role in the films “Soggade Chinni Nayana". Age is just a number for him.
  • He has also appeared with Big B Amithab Bachchan in “Kalyan Jewellers” advertisement.
  • He is the co-owner with Sunil Gavaskar for the “Mumbai Masters” team of “Indian Badminton League”.

Akkineni Nagarjuna Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

61 years, 8 months, 16 days old age Akkineni Nagarjuna will turn 62 on 29 August, 2021. Only 3 months, 13 days, 20 hours, 22 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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