1. Pawan Kalyan


Image 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, Sus...

2. Mahesh Babu


Image Born on 9 August 1975, Mahesh Ghattamaneni is a South-Indian actor and philanthropist. He was born and brought up in Chennai by a family that was already affiliated with the film industry. His father is Siva Rama Krishna, a retired superstar of the Telugu film industry. He completed his schooling at St. Bede's Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School and graduated from Loyola College with a bachelor’s degree in commerce. He further underwent training in acting from director L. Satyanand. Mahesh first faced the cameras when he was just four in ‘Needa’ and did nine films in total as a child artist. In 1999, he debuted opposite Preity Zinta in ‘Rajakumarudu,’ a rom-...

3. N T Rama Rao Jr


Image Jr Ntr is a proven actor from his childhood itself. He is a very famous Tollywood actor who is known for his variations in performance. In addition to being an actor, he is also a skilled dancer in Kuchipudi.   Jr Ntr commenced his career in 1996.  Born in 1983, he was only 13 yr old when he acted for the first time in a movie. However, his first movie as a child artist Bala Ramayanam won the Nandi Award as best children's film. Though he was away from industry for awhile for studies, Jr Ntr was always close to Tollywood. He made a huge debut again in 2002 as Aadi, which made him go closer to the audience.    Jr Ntr has worked in 27 fantastic films. These films are...

4. Ram Charan


Image Ram Charan is a famous Tollywood actor and an entrepreneur. He is the son of legendary actor, Megastar Chiranjeevi and Surekha Konidela. He was born on 27 March, 1985 in Madras, now Chennai. He has two sisters namely Sreeja and Sushmita. He is the nephew of famous Indian producer, Allu Aravind. He married Upasana Kamineni, vice-chairman of Apollo group. Born with silver spoon in mouth, Ram Charan started his career with the movie Chirutha directed by Puri Jagannadh. The movie is a blockbuster and he has gained good marks for his movie. His next movie, Magadheera changed the dimensions of Tollywood box office. Directed by S.S.Rajamouli and Chiranjeevi playing a cameo role, Magadheera has been an industrial hit and has col...

5. Ravi Teja


Image Ravi Teja is the popular Telugu hero, whose birth name is Ravi Shankar Raju Bhupatiraju. He started his career as an actor from the year 1990 in a supportive role. His debut movie is Karthavyam, in which Vijay Shanthi was the lead. He has also worked as an assistant director for few Bollywood and Tollywood movies. His first main role was in the film Sindhooram in the year 1997. Nee Kosam was the movie, which revealed out his acting talent and got him the Nandi Award for his excellent performance. Itlu Sravani Subramanyam, Avunu Valliddaru Ista Paddaru, Idiot, Khadgam and Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi were his hit movies in the beginning. Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi is the film remade in Tamil as M.Kumaran, S\O Mahalakshmi. Both the T...

6. Allu Arjun


Image The actor was born to producer Allu Arvind and Nirmala on April 8, 1983. H Hence, it makes sense to say that acting bug ran in him too. Allu Arjun is related to some pretty big-time Tollywood heroes (Chiranjeevi, Pawan Kalyan, Ram Charan are maternal uncles) and has kept their flame burning on the silver screen. Considering big heroes like Chiranjeevi, Pawan and Charan as famous actors in Indian screen could have earned him passage to Tollywood royalty. Allu Arjun still realizes that he needs his space in Indian screen. Today, he is undoubtedly a popular name in Telugu cinema. He is also the paternal grandson of comedian Allu Rama Lingaiah. As a two-year-old boy then, the actor had begun his journey in a Chir...

7. Akkineni Nagarjuna


Image Akkineni Nagarjuna is a veteran Indian actor, TV presenter, and producer, who predominantly worked in the Telugu film and television industry. He was born on August 29, 1959, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu in India. He has acted in over 90 films as a lead and supporting actor and has done cameo roles in both Bollywood and Tamil films. The brilliant actor won a total of 2 National Film Awards, 9 State Nandi Awards, and 3 Filmfare Awards. He is also an acclaimed actor in historical and biographical films. Akkineni is the son of the prominent ac...

8. Daggubati Venkatesh


Image One of the most talented face in Telugu film industry, his latest flick ’ Drushyam’ proves that age does not matter to be a successful hero in the industry. In his career spanning 27 years, the actor still has huge fanfare and he is the evergreen hero of Telugu cinema. Born with a silver spoon in his mouth, he was born to a veteran filmmaker, Ramanaidu Daggubati; hence getting an entry in filmdom was not a tough. His elder brother was Suresh Babu Daggubati, who too owned Suresh Productions. Hence he had always wanted to make his mark...

9. Prabhas


Image Prabhas is one of the favorite heroes of the Andhra people. His original name is Prabhas Raju Uppalapati and he was born in Chennai. His parents are Suryanarayana Raju and Siva Kumari. He has a brother Prabodh and a sister Pragati. His debut movie was Eshwar in 2002 and his costar was Sridevi Vijayakumar. Varsham is one of his biggest hits and in this film, he is paired with Trisha. Varsham was later remade in Tamil as Mazhai with Jayam Ravi and Shriya Saran. His film Chathrapathi also went on well with 100 days in theatres. In the film Pournami, he acted with Trisha and Charmi. The climax song with a fight was praised by all. Charmi was applauded for the wonderful dance. He also acted in an action comedy movie Bujjigadu and it got a goo...

10. Naga Chaitanya


Image Naga Chaitanya is a Telugu actor and he is into the film industry since 2009. His debut film Josh fetched him several awards, though he didn’t get the expected positive reviews for it. Naga Chaitanya was born in Hyderabad on 23rd November 1986. His parents are Telugu superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna and Lakshmi Daggubati. His granddads Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Daggubati Naidu were both prominent faces in Telugu film industry. Film celebrities Daggubati Venkatesh, Rana Daggubati, Sushanth and Sumant Ye...