Raja was born on 09th November 1978 in Vizag, India. He was born to a British mother and a Brahmin father. He has two sisters; their names are Vijaya, the elder one and Padmini, the younger. At a very young age he lost his parents. His mother died in 1983 of uterine cancer, and his father died of cardiac arrest in 1989. Raja is the famous Telugu Film actor.

He has taken education at the St. Andrews High School in Saidabad and completed his SSC in 1993. Raja has made his debut in the film “O Chinadana” opposite Gajala and Srikanth. His career was not successful at the beginning. He had tasted the flavor of failure many of the times. At the beginning of his career, he had a few flop films. Raja’s acting was always appreciated as he was a tremendous actor. In 2004, Raja got his first big hit from the movie Anand; his performance was well-applauded by the audience. Before the movie Anand released, Raja had worked in Mahesh Babu’s film Arjun where his acting was noticeable although it was a small role in the film. Raja got famous from the movies named Vennela, Anand, Jagannayakudu.

Some of his other movie named as Oh My Love, Hostel Days, Mr. Nookayya. After Ananda, he worked in another movie named Aa Naluguru which was again a hit movie. He played the role of the son of the comedy king of Telugu Cinema, Rajendra Prasad. In 2005, Raja gave another big hit, the movie named Vennela which mostly filmed in the USA.

That was the kick-start of his success in the film industry. Since then, he got many offers for many other films. Raja has signed many other films. His acting has attracted many directors. His upcoming Telugu movies are Chowrasta, Yamapuri, Parking.