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Akkineni Nagarjuna Net Worth

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Akkineni Nagarjuna net worth is
$50 Million

Akkineni Nagarjuna Wiki/Biography

Akkineni Nagarjuna Rao was born on the 29th August 1959, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, and is an actor, probably best recognized for playing the title roles in such films as “Annamayya” (1997), “Mass” (2005), and “Rajanna” (2012). He is also known as a producer. His career has been active since 1980.

So, have you ever wondered how rich Akkineni Nagarjuna is, as of late 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the total size of Akkineni’s net worth is over $50 million, accumulated through his successful involvement in the entertainment industry. Another source is coming from his involvement in the sports industry, as the co-owner of the Mahi Racing Team India and the Mumbai Masters of the Indian Badminton League.

Akkineni Nagarjuna Net Worth $50 Million

Akkineni Nagarjuna was raised by his father, Nageswara Rao Akkineni, a well-known actor, and his mother, Annapoorna Akkineni; his brother Venkat is recognized for being a producer. As a little boy, he moved with his family to Hyderabad, where he went to the Hyderabad Public School, after which he attended the Little Flower Junior College. Upon matriculation, he enrolled at the College of Engineering, Guindy, where he completed only one year of his Bachelor of Engineering degree, before moving to Ypsilanti, Michigan, where he graduated with a BS degree in Automobile Engineering from Eastern Michigan University. Afterwards, he earned his MA degree at San Jose State University.

Akkineni’s acting career began in 1986, when he made his debut appearance in the title role in the film “Vikram”, directed by V. Madhusudhana Rao; this marked the beginning of an increase of his net worth as well as his popularity, as he won the Vamsee Berkeley Award for Best Actor. His next major role came in 1989, when he starred in the role of Prakash in “Geetanjali”, winning AP Cinegoers Award and Bharatamuni Award for Best Actor, and when he appeared in the leading role in “Shiva” in the same year, for which he also won Vamsee Berkley Award and Cinema Express Award.

At the beginning of the 1990s, Akkineni continued to line up successes, appearing every year in several film titles. Some of these were the role of Teja in “Jaitra Yatra” (1991), portraying Insp. Raja Mirza in “Khuda Gawah” (1992), playing Vinay in “Varasudu” (1993), and as Ravi Verma in “Hello Brother” (1994). Two years later, he was cast as Seenu in the film entitled “Ninne Pelladatha”, which earned him a National Film Award, Nandi Award and Filmfare Award South, and in the following year, he starred in the title role in “Annamayya”, which also earned him several significant awards, and increased his net worth by a large margin. By the end of the decade, he was also featured in such film titles as “Auto Driver” (1998), “Sitaramaraju” (1999), and “Azaad” (2000), among others.

The 2000s brought new roles for Akkineni, increasing further his popularity and net worth, firstly in the 2002 film “Santosham”, in which he portrayed Karthik, winning the Nandi Award for Best Actor. In 2005 came his next big role, as the title character in the film “Mass”, which also earned him the CineMAA Award for Best Actor, and in the following year, Akkineni starred in the role of Bhakta Ramadasu in a film entitled “Sri Ramadasu”, for which he won Nandi Award for Best Actor, both of which potentially contributed a lot to his wealth.

To speak further about his career, Akkineni won the role of Major Ravindra in the film “Payanam” in 2011, which he reprised in “Gaganam” later that year. He also appeared in the 2012 film “Rajanna”, which earned him South Indian International Movie Award as well as Nandi Award. Most recently, he was featured in “Manam” (2014), “Oopiri” (2016), and “Om Namo Venkatesaya” (2017). His net worth is certainly rising.

Additionally, Akkineni is also known as a producer, producing a number of films such as “Buchi Babu” in 1980, “Ninne Pelladatha” (1996), earning Best Feature Film Award in Telugu and Akkineni Award for Best Home viewing Feature Film, and “Prema Katha” (1999), also co-founding a production company called Annapurna Studios, alongside his brother. In 2002, he produced “Manmadhudu”, for which he won Nandi Award for Best Feature Film. Furthermore, he also produced “Super” (2005), “Uyyala Jampala” (2013), “Soggade Chinni Nayana” (2014), among others. Currently, he is filming “Untitled Project” and “Hello”, which will also contribute to his fortune.

Regarding to his personal life, Akkineni Nagarjuna has been married to actress Amala Akkineni since 1992; the couple has a son together – Akhil Akkineni, a famous actor. He was previously married to actress Lakshmi Daggubati (1984-1990), with whom he has a son Naga Chaitanya, who is also a well-known actor. He and his wife established Blue Cross of Hyderabad.


Full NameAkkineni Nagarjuna
Net Worth$50 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 29, 1959
Place Of BirthChennai, India
Height6 ft (1.83 m)
ProfessionActor, Film Producer, Businessperson, Playback Singer, Engineer, Television producer, Business magnate, Philanthropist
EducationLittle Flower Junior College, Little Flower Junior College, College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, San Jose State University, Eastern Michigan University, New York Film Academy, Hyderabad Public School, University of Michigan
NationalityIndian
SpouseAmala Akkineni (m. 1992), Lakshmi Ramanaidu Daggubati (m. 1984–1990)
ChildrenNaga Chaitanya, Akhil Akkineni
ParentsAkkineni Nageswara Rao, Annapurna Akkineni
SiblingsNaga Chaitanya, Akhil Akkineni
NicknamesNagarjuna Akkineni , Nag , Nagaarjuna , అక్కినేని నాగార్జున , Akkineni Nagarjuna Rao , Yuva Samrat , King , Akkineni Nagarjuna , Nagarjuna , Nag "Yuva Samrat" King
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/iamnagarjuna
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm00http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0015459/
AwardsFilmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu, Filmfare Award for Best Film – Telugu, Nandi Award for Best Feature Film, Nandi Award for Best Actor, Nandi Special Jury Award, National Film Award – Special Jury Award / Special Mention (Feature Film), National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu...
MoviesKotha Kotha Bhasha, Emo Evaritho, O Manmadhuda, Siva, Oopiri, Soggade Chinni Nayana, Shiva, Manam, Nirmala Convent, King, Don, Mass, Dhamarukam, Om Namo Venkatesaya, Ragada, Geethanjali, Annamayya, Greeku Veerudu, Majnu, Hello Brother, Shirdi Sai, Boss, Bhai, Super, Manmadhudu, Santosham, Ninne Pell...
TV ShowsMeelo Evaru Koteeswarudu
#Fact
1Post Production - Krishnarjuna [January 2008]
2Bhakta Ramadasu [February 2006]
3Pre-production of "King" with Sreenu Vytla. Promoting Kalidasu [April 2008]
4Owns major stake in MAA TV (Telugu Channel) along with Chiranjeevi.
5He attended the Hyderabad Public School and studied his "Intermediate" from Little Flower Junior College and B.E. (Mechanical) from the College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai. He completed M.S. in Automobile Engineering from Eastern Michigan University.
6Son of Akkineni Nageshwara Rao

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Om Namo Venkatesaya2017post-productionHathiram Baba
Premam2016Vikram's Father
Nirmala Convent2016
Oopiri2016Vikramaditya
Soggade Chinni Nayana2016Bangaraju / Dr. Ram Mohan
Size Zero2015Cameo Appearance (Telugu)
Dongata2015Guest Appearance
AIDS Vyadhini Nirmoolinchalemu, Nivaarinchagalamu2014Video shortDoctor
The Scarf2014/IIShortMan on Television (uncredited)
Manam2014/INageshwara Rao / Seetharamudu
Bhai2013Bhai
Sri Jagadguru Adi Shankara2013Chandaludu
Greeku Veerudu2013Chandu
Damarukam2012Mallikarjuna
Shirdi Sai2012Sai Baba
Rajanna2011Rajanna
Gaganam2011Major Ravindra
Payanam2011Major Ravindra
Ragada2010Satya Reddy
Kedi2010Ramesh
King2008King / Bottu Seenu / Sarath / ... (as Nagarjuna)
Krishnarjuna2008God
Ram Raaj2008
Don2007/ISuri 'Don' / Surya
Naya Jigar2007Arvind
Boss2006Gopal 'GK' Krishna (as Nagarjuna)
Sri Ramadasu2006Bhakta Ramadasu
Style2006Cameo
Super2005Akhil
Mass2004Ganesh / Mass (as Nagarjuna)
Nenunnanu2004Venu
Pehli Nazar Ka Pehla Pyaar: Love at First Sight2003Pratik
LOC: Kargil2003Maj. Padmapani Acharya, 2 Rajputana Rifles
Shivamani2003Shivamani
Manmadhudu2002Abhiram
Agnivarsha: The Fire and the Rain2002Yavakri (as Nagarjuna)
Santosham2002Karthik
Snehamante Idera2001Aravind
Akasa Veedhilo2001Chandu
Adhipathi2001Jagan
Bava Nachadu2001Ajay Singh Satyanarayan Bhanupathi (as Nagaarjuna)
Eduruleni Manishi2001Surya Murthy / Satya Murthy
Dilwale:The Brave Heart2001
Mujhe Pyaar Hua Tumse2001
Biwi No. 22000Vishal (as Nagarjuna)
Azaad2000Chandrashekhar 'Chandru' Azaad
Ninne Premistha2000Srinivas
Nuvvu Vasthavani2000Chinni Krishna
Ravoyi Chandamama1999Sasi
Sitaramaraju1999Rama Raju
Zakhm1998Raman Desai (as Nagarjuna)
Chandralekha1998Sita Ramarao / Raj Kapoor
Angaaray1998Raja Lokhande (as Nagarjuna)
Auto Driver1998Jagan
Aavida Maa Aavide1998Vikranth
Naya Aatish1998
Ratchakan1997Ajay
Annamayya1997Annamayya
Ninne Pelladatha1996Seenu
Mr. Bechara1996Ajay (Special Appearance) (as Nagarjuna)
Ramudochhadu1996Ram
Miya Biwi Aur Saali1996Karan / Arjun
Rangeela Raja1996
Sabse Bada Mawali1996Ishwar Prasad / Prem Kishen (as Nagarjuna)
Vajram1995
Sisindri1995Raja
Criminal1995Dr. Ajay Kumar (as Nagarjuna)
Gharana Bullodu1995Raju
Hello Brother1994Deva / Ravi Verma
Hum Hain Karan Arjun1994
Varasudu1993Vinay
Allari Alludu1993Kalyan / Rajesh
Govindha Govindha1993Sreenu
Rakshana1993ACP Bose
President Gari Pellam1992Raja
Drohi1992Raghav (as Nagarjuna)
Antam1992Raghav
Khuda Gawah1992Insp. Raja Mirza (as Nagarjuna)
Bombay Police1992
Killer1991Eeswar / Prem Krishna
Nirnayam1991Vamsi Krishna
Shanti Kranti1991Subhash
Jaitra Yatra1991Teja
Chaitanya1991Chaitanya
Aur Ek Dharmatma1991
Dharam Kanta1991
Giraftaari1991
Prem Jung1991
Ranga Mera Naam1991
Shiva Dada1991
Vikram1991
Shiva1990Shiva (as Nagarjuna)
Iddaru Iddare1990Ravi Babu
Neti Siddhartha1990Siddhartha
Prema Yuddham1990Kalyan
Agni1989/I
Mera Farz1989
Shiva1989Shiva (as Nagarjuna)
Gitanjali1989Prakash
Vicky Dada1989Vikram (Vicky)
Vijay1989
Aakhari Poratam1988Vihari
Chinnabaabu1988China babu
Janaki Ramudu1988Ramu / Ranga
Murali Krishnudu1988Murali Krishna
Sankeerthana1987
Kirayi Dada1987Vijay
Agni Putrudu1987
Collectorgari Abbayi1987
Majnu1987Rajesh
Aranyakanda1987Chaitanya
Raudi the Super Hero1987
Captain Nagarjuna1986Captain Nagarjuna
Vikram1986/IIVikram
Jungle Rowdy1986

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Oka Sari Itu Chudave2017producer announced
Soggade Chinni Nayana2016producer
The Scarf2014/IIShort executive producer
Oka Laila Kosam2014producer
Manam2014/Iproducer
Uyyala Jampala2013producer
Bhai2013producer
Rajanna2011producer
Super2005producer
Mass2004producer
Satyam2003producer
Manmadhudu2002producer
Yuvakudu2000producer
Prema Katha1999producer
Sitaramaraju1999producer
Chandralekha1998producer
Aha1998producer
Sri Sitaramula Kalyanam Chutamu Rarandi1998producer
Ninne Pelladatha1996producer
Sisindri1995producer
Shri Ranganeethulu1983producer
Yuvaraju1982producer
Premaabhishekam1981producer
Prema Kanuka1980producer
Pilla Zamindar1980producer
Buchi Babu1980producer

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Soggade Chinni Nayana2016playback singer
Shirdi Sai2012playback singer
Sitaramaraju1999playback singer

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Soggade Chinni Nayana2016performer: "Dikka Dikka Dum Dum"
Shirdi Sai2012performer: "Okkade Devudu"
Sitaramaraju1999performer: "Vinudu Vinudu"

Sound Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Scarf2014/IIShort sound engineer

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Panchakshari2010presents

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Thakita Thakita2010special thanks
Current2009special thanks
Kalidasu2008special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu2014TV SeriesHimself - Host
Thakita Thakita2010Himself
Lakshmi Talk Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Ghatotkachudu1995Himself

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2015Filmfare Award - Telugu Film IndustryFilmfare Awards SouthBest FilmManam (2014)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2014Filmfare Award - Telugu Film IndustryFilmfare Awards SouthBest FilmUyyala Jampala (2013)
2013Filmfare Award - Telugu Film IndustryFilmfare Awards SouthBest ActorDamarukam (2012)
2012Filmfare Award - Telugu Film IndustryFilmfare Awards SouthBest FilmRajanna (2011)
2012Filmfare Award - Telugu Film IndustryFilmfare Awards SouthBest ActorRajanna (2011)

Known for movies


Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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