Pawan needs no introduction to South Indian people. He is a famous actor and politician. Pawan Kalyan is one of the multi-talented personalities on Telugu film screen. Pawan is the craziest actor and a youth icon in Tollywood. He is the younger brother of Legendary Telugu actor cum Politician, Konidala Chiranjeevi. Pawan Kalyan was born on 02 September, 1974. He is known for his ferocious dialogue delivery and it’s the main reason for youth going crazy about him. Pawan debuted with the film Akkada Abbayi Ikkada Ammayi as Chiranjeevi’s brother. He gained critics appreciation with the first film itself.
His second film Tholiprema bagged National award. He success graph continued with his next films Gokulamlo Seetha, Suswagatham, Thammudu, Badri and Kushi. He has involved in real martial arts activities in Thammudu film. The six consecutive hits made him the top contender of Tollywood. Though he entered films as Mega star’s brother he impressed audience with his own style. But unfortunately after Kushi he has a lot many flops. He has not tasted essence of hit for 9 years. Though Jalsa movie is an average hit, he re-energized his audience with
. Gabbarsingh was a Telugu remake of Hindi, Dabangg.
The interesting fact is his craze has not died even though he has a nine year failure career. Pawan has got him national wide fame through the film. The next film, Cameraman Ganga to Rambabu has disappointed his fans. But his
released in 2014 is an industry hit. The film which was directed by Trivikram has collected nearly 80 crores against all odds. The film converted his fans to devotees. Pawan entered political foray when his brother Chiranjeevi established Praja Rajyam party in 2009. He separated from his brother and established a new party called Jana Sena party in 2014. He met
in Delhi and extended his support to Modi led NDA alliance. His craze among youth played a decisive role in Telugu Desam Party’s victory in 2014 elections.
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Konidela Kalyan Babu, also known as Pawan Kalyan, was born in Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh on 2nd September 1971. He is a well-known Indian film actor, director, writer, producer, screenwriter, and a politician. He has worked mostly for Telegu Cinema. His elder brother is also a well-known actor who turned into a politician. Kalyan is famous for his work in movies like Gokulamlo Seetha. His first movie was Akkada Ammavi Ikkada Abbayi in 1996 where he acted as
. In the year 1998, he acted in the movie
. This film won the National Film Award for the Best Feature Film in Telugu as well as six Nandi Awards.
He has also acted in movies like Thammudu, Kushi, Suswagatham, Jalsa, and Badri. He was awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Actor in Telugu for his film Gabbar Singh. One of his movie called Attarintiki Daredi turned into the highest grossing Telugu movie of all time. His movies are produced under the banner Pawan Kalyan Creative Works and Anjana Production. In the year 2014, he got into politics and became the founder the Jana Sena Party. He authored a book called Ism which is based on the ideologies of his political party. He was listed as one of the most searched Indian politician and celebrity by Google.
His father was Konidela Venkat Rao and his mother was Anjana Devi. He had two elder brothers named
and Chiranjeevi. Pawan has also achieved a black belt in Karate. He had three marriages. He married Nandini in the year 1997,
in 2009 and
in 2013. He has a son and a daughter with Renu Desai named Akira and Aadhya respectively. His second movie Gokulamlo Seetha was produced by G.V.G. Raju and directed by
in 1996. He also acted in the movie Suswagatham in the year 1997 which was a remake of
, a Tamil movie.
He acted in a film called Thammudu which was released on 15th of July in the year 1999 where he played the role of a kick boxer. It was a movie directed and written by P.A.
. He has also acted in other films like Badri which was directed by
and the movie Kushi in 2001 which was directed by S.J. Surya. He has been the brand ambassador of Pepsi since 2001. In January 2017 he also agreed to become the brand ambassador of Hand Loom weavers in South India.