Abhinaya Krishna is a Telugu film actor working in Tollywood. His real name is Hari Krishna, but he went on to change his name because of Dr. C. Narayana Reddy's suggestion. asking him to have a name that reflects his talent. Abhinaya is a Limca Book of Records holder, for imitating 24 different actors in just 3.56 seconds, for which he is not only happy, but also proud. He is everything one can ask for- he is an actor, a performer, a mimicry artist, a host, a choreographer and an imitation dancer. He has stage experience of 17 years and still says that he has a lot to learn. Abhinaya has performed in around 1350 shows, all over India, which includes him working with LEEZ Lewis Of Colonial Cousins, Indie pop singer Anamika, M. M. Srilekha (music director), Sangam Film Awards, and much more. Not only is he a national star, but he has also achieved much respect and is appreciated around the globe. His international performance in ‘Sharjah’, on 7th October, 2004, was very well received. He also did a show in Singapore on 30th April, 2006.
He debuted in the film "
Eeshwar", in which he has acted as the male lead's friend, and the movie was directed by Jayanth. C. Paranji. His other ventures include "Vishnu", "Ottu Ee Ammayevaro Theliyadu", "Vidyarthi", "Premikulu", "Gautham SSC", "Maa Nanna Chiranjeevi", and "Sorry Teacher". Along with movies, he has also made a mark in the television industry, as he has anchored prominent TV shows like 'SuperDuper', 'Maha..Maha..Mass' and 'Maha..Maha..Mass – 2nd innings', ETV’s 'Yamaho', '
Family Circus', 'Adhurs-2', 'Kitchen Maharani', '
Rangam', 'Extra Jabardast' and '
Champions' (Gemini). He has also featured in various advertisements, one of which includes the famous Kanva Shirts. He is currently anchoring a show on Zee Telugu. Abhinaya Krishna has his own blog named abhinayakrishna.blogspot.com, where he has talked about his life and his achievements.