Chiranjeevi (Actor) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Chiranjeevi is an Indian film actor who principally appears in south Indian films. He was also a politician. He was the Minister of State with independent charge for the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. Prior to politics, Chiranjeevi has attended the Madras Film Institute, and had worked primarily in Telugu cinema, in addition to Tamil, Kannada and Hindi films. In a film career spanning thirty nine years, he won four state Nandi Awards, including the Raghupathi Venkaiah Award, and ten Filmfare Awards South including the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award – South. In 2006, Chiranjeevi was honoured with the Padma Bhushan, India’s third highest civilian award, for his contributions to Indian cinema and was presented with an honorary doctorate from Andhra University.
Profession: Actor and politician
DOB:August 22, 1955
Birth Place:Mogalthur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Home Town: Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Home Address: Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Best Friends: Not known
Hobbies: Reading, Listening to music, Singing
Debut Work: Pranam Khareedu, 47 Natkal, Pratibandh, Sipayi
Movies: Punadhirallu (Tollywood, 1978), Avargal (Tamil, 2004), Mosagadu, Rani Kasula Rangamma, 47 Natkal /47 Rojulu, Nyayam Kavali and Ranuva Veeran
TV Serials:Meelo Evaru koteeswarudu season 4(2017)
Height: 175 centimetres
Body: Chest Measurements: 42 Inches, Waist Measurements: 34 Inches, Bicep Measurements: 13 Inches
Hair Color: Black
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Surekha Konidela
GF: Not Known
Father: Konidela Venkat Rao (police constable)
Mother: Anjana Devi
Brother/Sister: Nagendra Babu (brother), Pawan Kalyan (brother), Sai Dharam Tej (nephew), Allu Arjun (nephew)
School: Not Known
College (Graduation): SRI Y N College, Narsapur
College (Post-Graduation): Not Attended
Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce
Cars: Rolls Royce, Range Rover, Audi Q5
Bikes: Not known
House: properties in Mumbai
Movies: 20-25 Crores /film (estimate)
TV Shows: Not Known
Net Income: $16 million (estimate)
Film: Not known
Actor: Sean Connery
Actress: Mahanati Savitri
Singer: Balasubramaniam S.P.
More Information and Facts about Chiranjeevi
- He is a Telugu Star who was a student at the Madras Film Institute and an amateur stage actor.
- Chiranjeevi started Praja Rajyam, a political party in the state of Andhra Pradesh.
- He is the founder of the Chiranjeevi Charitable Trust, which is the state’s largest recipient of Eye and Blood Donations.
- Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award was announced for Chiranjeevi by Government of India on Jan 25, 2006.
- He is the only hero to have achieved the feat of acting in single, dual and triple roles and all the movies have gone to celebrate 100 days at the box office.
- He started the Praja Rajyam Party (PRP) in the state of Andhra Pradesh amidst a lot of hype, promising to bring about a change in the state’s politics.
- He was first South Indian star to have been invited to the Academy Awards in 1987.
- His mother advised him to take the screen name “Chiranjeevi”, meaning “live forever”, a reference to the belief of Hanuman living forever.