King Nagarjuna happened to be a trendsetter in Tollywood and he impressed the audience in all the available genres. He has been successful as an actor, producer and businessman.
Facts about our Tollywood Manmadhudu Nagrajuna:
1. Nagarjuna has been born in Chennai and after when the Telugu Film Industry moved to Hyderabad, he completed his schooling in Hyderabad Public School and then he graduated from Little Flower Junior College, Hyderabad.
2. Nag has two sisters and one brother. While his brother takes care of the production responsibilities of Annapurna Studios, Nagarjuna settled as an actor.
3. Nagarjuna made his debut with Vikram in 1986. Shiva which released in 1989 was a huge turning point in his career. Ram Gopal Varma made his directorial debut with this film which ended as a huge blockbuster in the career of Nagarjuna.
4. Nagarjuna scored many awards and rewards along with critically acclaimed characters, but he revealed that Shiva will remain as the best film in his life and for the rest of his life.
5. The handsome actor got married to Ramanaidu’s daughter Lakshmi after which they parted ways. The couple has been blessed with a boy Naga Chaitanya. He later on married Amala and they have been blessed with Akhil.
6. Nag has been named as a romantic actor and the whole Tollywood has been surprised with the decision of Nag signing Annamayya in the direction of K Raghavendra Rao. The movie ended as a huge hit and Nag’s performance received huge applause.
7. The talented actor introduced many new technicians and directors who are now settled well in a noted position. Knowning for encouraging the young talent, he even produced movies on his banner Annapurna Studios.
8. Nagarjuna has been awarded National awards for his performance in Ninne Pelladatha and Annamayya and he received 8 Nandi Awards in his career of 30 years till date.
9. Nag is hosting a tv show Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu which is based on the concept Kaun Banega Crorepathi. The tv show was a huge hit and it fetched the highest TRPs for a tv show which completed three seasons of shoot.
10. Along with an impressive career as an actor, he has been a successful producer making films on Annapurna Studios and he is busy managing the formalities of Annapurna Studio along with taking care of MAA TV in which he has a share. Apart from these, he has a chain of hotels named N Convention and Hotels along with many other businesses.