Akkineni Nagarjuna: Latest News, Movies List, Family Photos, Height, Weight, Age, Wife

Akkineni Nagarjuna wiki bio
Real Name Akkineni Nagarjuna
Nickname Nag
Profession Actor, Producer and Businessman
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
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
Controversies A case was filed against him for sexually harassing a journalist.
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
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
Money Factor
Salary 7 Crore/film (INR)
Net Worth $ 50 million


Some lesser known facts about Akkineni Nagarjuna

  • Does Akkineni Nagarjuna smoke?:Yes
  • Does Akkineni Nagarjuna drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Nagarjuna stared his acting career in 1968 as a child artist with Telugu film. Sudigundalu.
  • His debut lead role film Vikram of 1986 was the remak of famous Bollywood film Hero of 1983.
  • He hosted Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu, the Telugu version of famous hindi quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati.
  • His wife Amala is the co-founder of an NGO called Blue Cross of Hyderabad.
  • In a span of 20 years, he has done 90 films which includes Hindi, Tamil and Telugu films.
  • Apart from romantic and action movies, he also did few devotional movies like Sri Ramadasu, Annamayya and Shirdi Sai. 
  • He is the co-owner of Mumbai Masters in Indian Badminton League with Sunil Gavaskar, and in Mahi Racing Team India with cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
  • In 2014, Amitabh Bachchan made a special appearance in his film Manam.
  • He is also the co-owner of Maa Channel.
  • He is a good friend of business tycoon Anil Ambani.
    • My Sons Working Hard to Get Out of My Shadow: Nagarjuna

      In an interview, Nagarjuna opened up on life as a superstar, father and now father-in-law, as he embarks on a new role in Ram Gopal Varma’s thriller.

    • Ram Gopal Verma, Akkineni Nagarjuna Set To Reunite After Two Decades

      Ram Gopala Verma and Akkineni Nagarjuna had previously worked together in critically-acclaimed Telugu films Shiva and Govinda Govinda.

    • October Is a Very Special Month For Me: Akkineni Nagarjuna

      Akkineni Nagarjuna says the month of October is special for two reasons – his son Naga Chaitanya is getting married and his film Raju Gari Gadhi 2 is also set for release.

    • Acharya Nagarjuna University B.Ed 1st Semester Result 2017 Declared

      Acharya Nagarjuna University had conducted the Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) first semester examination in January 2017.

    • Did Samantha Prabhu Just Reveal the Look For Her Wedding with Naga Chaitanya?

      Samantha’s latest photo-shoot for a Jewelry Brand has sparked speculations on what the would-be bride will look like on her D-Day!

    • Nagarjuna, Rakul Preet Singh, Naga Chaitanya Condemn Chalapathi Rao For His Sexist Comment

      Actor Nagarjuna has condemned Chalapathi Rao for his offensive remarks on women. At the pre-release function of Rarandoi Veduka Chuddam, which was held on May 21, Rao had made extremely objectionable statements.


    • Nagarjuna Feels Blessed to be Part of Om Namo Venkatesaya

      In the film, he plays Baba Hathiram, an 18th century ardent devotee of Lord Venkateswara.


    • Naga Chaitanya and Samantha Engaged; Father Nagarjuna Shares Photos

      A happy Nagarjuna made it official on his Twitter handle and even shared some photos from the engagement ceremony of his son.


    • Om Namo Venkatesaya Teaser Starring Nagarjuna is Out

      The one-minute teaser gives us a glimpse of Nagarjuna’s character.


    • Nagarjuna’s Son Akhil Gets Engaged To Shriya Bhupal In Private Ceremony

      With only close friends and family members in attendance, the couple got engaged in Hyderabad.


    • Premier Badminton League 2017: Sachin Tendulkar Picks Up Stake in Bengaluru Blasters

      Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday ventured into the world of badminton as co-owner of Premier Badminton League (PBL) franchise “Bengaluru Blasters” alongside Tollywood film stars including Chiranjeevi.

    • PM Modi Thanks Rajinikanth, Nagarjuna, Karan Johar On Demonetisation

      Several film celebrities lauded Modi’s ‘masterstroke’ of demonetisation.

    • Happy Birthday Akkineni Nagarjuna: Why He is a Force to Reckon With

      During his nearly three-decade-long association with Indian cinema, Akkineni Nagarjuna has established himself as a force to reckon with, courtesy his good looks, well built physique and above all sincere performances.


  • Nagarjuna’s Son Akhil Akkineni Quashes Engagement Rumours

    Akhil, who dotes on his parents, says he would do nothing to offend them. Apparently, the girls’ parents insisted Akhil introduces her to his parents.