South Indian stars are worshipped by people and we can see the fan craze by looking at the followers of Rajnikaanth. Today, it is not about Rajnikaanth! It is about Nagarjuna, a famous South star, who was seen in Bollywood a number of times.
Nagarjuna is an Indian actor as well as producer, who gained fame and became a star of South cinema. What is his full name? Where does he come from? How did his career take off? Here is a post which talks about Nagarjuna, his life, net worth in 2018, career and achievements. If you are a Tollywood fan, you cannot miss reading this post!
Nagarjuna Early Life
Nagarjuna was born as Akkineni Nagarjune in the year 1959 on August 29th. He was born in Chennai in Tamil Nadu in a family where his father was an actor as well. Akkineni is the son of Nageswara Rao Akkineni and Annapoorna Akkineni.
However, Nagarjuna and his family shifted to Hyderabad and he is an educated fellow, who earned a BS in Automobile Engineering. Akkineni Nagarjuna had acting in his blood and he started appearing on television at an early age.
Akkineni has been married twice. His first marriage was with Lakshmi Daggubati in the year 1984. In the year 1990, they both got divorced and Akkineni married Amala Akkineni. Amala and Nagarjuna have a son together! Akhil Akkineni is the son of Nagarjuna and he is engaged to Shriya Bhupal, who comes from an influential family.
Nagarjuna Career, Awards & Achievement
Nagarjuna started acting at an early age. He started as a child artist in the year 1967. Since Nagarjuna’s father was a veteran actor, it was easy for the child to get entry into the movie industry. The first appearance was in a Telegu movie called Sudigundalu. Nagarjuna’s father was the lead hero in the movie.
After many years, Nagarjuna entered the movie industry with his debut film, ‘Vikram’. Nagarjuna had a great start in the movie industry and this was just the beginning. Some of Nagarjuna’s finest movies were, Agni Varsha, Annamacharya, LOC Kargil, Sri Ramadasu, Geetanjali, Shirdi Sai and many more. In a nutshell, he is a huge star in the movie industry.
Awards & Achievements
Nagarjuna has received multiple awards as he is a South Indian star. The nation loves him and his acting skills managed to win the hearts of International residents as well.
The actor and his wife are the co-founders of Blue Cross of Hyderabad. Nagarjuna has received Best Feature Film in Telegu in the National Film Awards. He even received the Special Mention actor in the National Film Awards.
Whenever Nagarjuna was nominated in an award function, he undoubtedly won the award. He has taken home 8 Nandi Awards and 3 Filmfare Awards South. Nagarjuna has even received other awards such as Akruthi Film Award, Cinema Express Award, Bharatamuni Awards and the list goes on.
Net Worth of Nagarjuna
Nagarjuna has been in the industry for many years and there is no surprise that he has earned big bucks through his acting and producing career. The actor has a flourishing career as a producer and an actor. Let us see how much money he has earned!
Nagarjuna has a net worth of $150 million. The South star has earned all this through his hard work and considerable amount of years dedicated to acting and production.
What’s next on his platter? We have to wait and watch!