TOP 10 BEST ONSCREEN COMBINATIONS IN TOLLYWOOD
Movies are not only about stories; it's about the actors who played the roles and bought the characters to life. In Tollywood, many on-screen pairs often create magic with their presence. The chemistry between these actors is so good that we, as an audience, want to see them repeatedly. When we say combinations, there could be many combinations from Actor-Director, Director-Music Director, Actor-Actress, etc. But today, we are here to talk about the golden pairs – the variety of Actors and Actresses who, with their actions, have stolen our hearts.
1. Prabhas – Anushka
When someone says about the best pair or combinations, the first pair that comes to mind is Prabhas and Anushka. They have starred together in 4 movies in which everything is a blockbuster, with India's biggest blockbuster Baahubali also on the list. Their pair started with the 2009 movie Billa, and later, they acted together in 2013's Mirchi and the Baahubali series. This golden pair is a treat to watch for the audience.
2. Ram Charan – Kajal Agarwal
Another mesmerizing pair is that of Ram Charan and Kajal. Since the 400-year love story of Magadheera started, their chemistry has been doing magic at the box office. They paired for the first time in SS Rajamouli's Magadheera in 2009. Later They paired together in Nayak in 2010 and Govindudu Andarivadele in 2014. Though all the movies are unsuccessful, their pair intensely grabs the audience's attention.
3. Mahesh Babu – Samantha
Mahesh Babu and Samantha are one of the golden pairs with big blockbusters and significant collections at the box office. Mahesh Babu and Samantha are two leading actors in Tollywood, and their combo is no short of Amazing. They paired for the first time in the 2011 Srinu Vaitla's Blockbuster film Dookudu. Dookudu became one of the massive blockbusters in Tollywood. Later they starred again in 2013 for the family blockbuster Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu, which bought the family audience together. They also starred in 2016's Brahmotsavam.
4. Venkatesh – Soundarya
How can we ever forget about this Evergreen combo of Venkatesh and Soundarya? It is a combo of the best movies that were ever released. From delivering their best performances through their actions to giving us the best songs and dance steps, we can never forget them. They starred in Raaja, Pavitra Bandham, Intlo Illalu Vantintlo Priyuralu, Pelli Chesukundam, Devi Putrudu, and Jayam Manadera. All the movies mentioned above are massive hits in Tollywood, making this pair the lucky charm for the directors and producers.
5. Chiranjeevi – Sridevi
Talking about evergreen combinations, we can never forget the magic created by Chiranjeevi and Sridevi. This pair has charmed together in Jagdeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari, Mosagadu, SP Parasuram, and Rani Kasula Rangamma. This pair is not as repetitive as others with Chiranjeevi, but this was the best.
6. Vijay Devarakonda – Rashmika Mandanna
One of the recent pairs is that of Vijay Devarakonda and Rashmika Mandanna. This pair starred together in 2017's Geetha Govindam and charmed the audience. They also recreated their charm in 2019's Dear Comrade.
7. Nagarjuna – Anushka
Another pairing with Anushka, but this time it's not Prabhas; it's the King of Tollywood – Nagarjuna. They have starred together in several movies where some are the main characters, and the remaining is the side characters or charming with few dance steps. They starred in Super, Don, Ragada, Om Namo Venkatesaya, and Damarukam as the main actors. They starred together in Soggadde Chinnin Naayana and Oopiri, where Anushka played the guest roles, and they charmed us together with their dance movements in memorable songs in the movies King and Kedi.
8. Pawan Kalyan – Sruthi Hassan
Pawan Kalyan and Sruthi Hassan have done three movies together, with the 2012's blockbuster Gabbar Singh being the first. They also starred together in 2017's Katamarayudu and the recent 2021's Vakeel Sab.
9. Nani – Nivetha Thomas
Another Successful On-screen combo is Nani and Nivetha Thomas. They first starred together in 2016's Gentleman, which was one of a kind movie and became a huge success. Later their successful journey continued with 2017's Ninnu Kori, one of Tollywood's best Love stories. They also starred together in the movie "V."
10. Naga Chaitanya – Samantha
The On-screen couple who became the Off-screen couple is also one of the best pairs in Tollywood. They started their journey with Ye Maya Chesave. They later did Auto Nagar Surya, Manam, Majili, and Oh Baby, where Chaitanya appears in a guest role.