Jagapati Babu is a friendly actor, who works in Telugu film industry. Jagapati was born in the year 1962 as Veeramachaneni Jagapati Rao Chowdary in Machilipattinam in Andhra Pradesh. 1989 was the most important year in the life of Jagapati Babu, as it was the year in which, he stepped into the cinema industry with pride. It was not that much tough for him to enter the film industry, as his dad was one among the prominent producers. His dad V. B.
Rajendra Prasad was also a director in the Telugu film industry. His debut movie was Simha Swapnam, which was directed by the veteran director V.
Madhusudhan Rao. Peddarikam which was released in the year 1992 turned out to be a super hit film and made Jagapati as one among the top heroes of Tollywood.
Ram Gopal Varma gave him a super duper hit movie Gayam, which made him an action hero. He proved the audience that he could also do the family characters through the film Subha Lagnam. He received the honorable Nandi Award from the Andhra Pradesh Government for his role in the film Anthapuram. Anthapuram was led by Prakashraj, Sharada, Soundarya and Saikumar. In Andhapuram, he did an excellent supporting role, which helps Soundarya to escape from the gangsters. Jagapati’s role was done by Parthiban Radhakrishnan in the Tamil Version. He acclaimed the Filmfare award for the movie Lakshyam in 2007. Some of his Tamil movies are Madrasi, Thandavam, Puthagam and the upcoming movie Rudhram. He has also acted in the Kannada movie named Bachchan as a policeman. Bachchan was led by Sudeep and this film was a hit movie. His latest movie is with Nandamuri Balakrishna’s Legend. In this movie, Jagapati has acted in a negative role. The negative role is lauded by the people and he has also received the Best Villain for that movie in SIICA Awards.