Birthday: 10-01-1949
Age: 70
Star sign: Aquarius

Allu Aravind is a film producer in Andhra Pradesh who is also a distributor in Tollywood. The film producer has produced films in various languages such as Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi too. He is the brother-in-law of actor Chiranjeevi, He is also the uncle of actor Ram Charan. He has three sons, Allu Venkatesh, Allu Arjun, and Allu Sirish.

The noted film producer was born on January 10, 1949. Along with actor Chiranjeevi, he had launched a film production and distribution company named ‘Geetha Arts’ in 1972. The banner Geetha Arts is a phenomenon with blockbusters movies today. Some top actors of Indian screen Aamir Khan, Chiranjeevi, Rajinikanth, Anil Kapoor, Pawan Kalyan, Allu Arjun and Ram Charan have acted in his production movies. Geetha Arts made history when Aamir Khan established the Rs 100 crore club in the industry. ‘ Ghajini’ was released in 1,500 prints worldwide. Domestic rights were sold to Geetha Arts for $7.9 million and earned over ₹1.6 billion in the box office; Later Allu Arvind produced some of his best films in Telugu circuits. ’Jalsa’ was a movie with Pawan Kalyan in the lead role that released with 400 prints in 800 theaters grossing US$7.5 million in its total run. His next film was ‘ Magadheera’ which was considered as the biggest release in the history of Telugu film industry. Screened over 1000 theaters in Andhra alone, the movie also opened up with 25 prints overseas.

The film’s rich production values were critically acclaimed. It had a run of 175 days in three theaters in Andhra and also completed a 365-day run in one theater in Kurnool. It was declared highest grosser movie after ‘Ghajini’ and collected a gross of ₹1.5 billion (worldwide). In 2016, Geetha Arts will be releasing ‘Sarainodu’ which stars Allu Arjun, Rakul Preet Singh in lead roles. Geetha Arts is today a well- established franchise company and Allu Aravind. Allu Arjun and Allu Sirish have all put stamps on it. Some of Allu Arjun best films have gone to set a new record at the box office under Geetha Arts. It is true that Geetha Arts is setting new records at the box office. Allu Aravind is the son of Telugu actor Allu Rama Lingaiah and married to Allu Nirmala.

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