Top Tollywood Celebrities Who Were Born in April

1. 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...

2. Simran


Image Simran was born on 4th April’1976 in Mumbai. Her original name is Rishibala Naval. Her father’s name is Ashok Naval and her mother’s name is Sharda. She has one brother and two sisters named, Sumith, Jyothi and Monal. She married Deepak Bagga in 2003 and she has two children named Aadit and Adheep. She has done her schooling at St.Antony’s High School, Versova and she has finished B.Com from Mumbai. She has done modeling along with her graduation. She is a Salsa dancer and a trained Bharatanatyam dancer. Simran can speak Punjabi, English, Hindi, Telugu and Tamil languages.                                               &nbs...

3. Samrat Reddy


Image Born and brought up in Hyderabad, Samrat Reddy is a famous actor in Tamil and Telugu Film industry. He completed his schooling from Hyderabad and did his B.A.in Film Technology so as to pursue a career in cinema. He learned the technical aspects of filmmaking there. Parallel to this course, he also joined a course for acting so as to give a firm foundation to the actor inside him. His father was his inspiration and he pushed him towards this line. His father was once interested to be an actor himself and had struggled for it. He had little exposure in this line and used to take his son Samrat to the sets and shoots of different films. Those sets fascinated Samrat and he got inclined towards cinema. He has two elder sisters, Shilp...

4. Ram Gopal Varma


Image Ram Gopal Varma is a famed Indian film director and writer, critically acclaimed for his work in the Telugu cinema and Bollywood industry. He speaks a million messages through his films and has been widely appreciated for his realistic portrayal of characters that act as a mirror image of the Indian society. He won the National Award in 1999 for his socio-political drama, ‘Shool’. After starting his career as a qualified Civil Engineer, Ram Gopal Varma, popularly known as RGV, went on to become a filmmaker. His foray into the film industry has been propelled by the video rental library he set up in Ameerpet, which was inspired from his brief stint in Nigeria. Like many filmmakers, his film car...

5. Akhil Akkineni


Image Akhil Akkineni is an Indian film actor. He acts in Telugu films. He is receiving the most praise for an exceptionally promising face as he is the son of actor Nagarjuna and Amala. Industry sources feel that he is going to make a big name for himself on the big screen. Directors, actors and other industry members are attempting to give him a break in Kollywood and Tollywood as a hero in major movies. It is a fact that actors naturally receive the most praise for being the children of superstars as viewers even want to see them on the big screen. Since he was from film industry itself, producers used to consider that he could make a debut even as a child artiste. Thus, when he was just one-and-a-half-year-o...

6. Swathi Reddy


Image Swathi Reddy is an actress and TV presenter from India. She was known as Colours Swathi when she was doing the Telugu TV show, ‘Colours’, which was aired on Maa TV. Swathi was born on April 9, 1987, in Vladivostok, Russia. Her first name was Svetlana and then changed it to Swathi. Her father was working as a submariner from the Indian Navy. Then they moved to Mumbai and afterward, in Visakhapatnam where she spent her childhood days. When she was in her 11th standard, she moved to Hyderabad and studied at St. Mary’s College and finished Biotechnology. After taking the EAMCET test, she started on TV at 17. She hosted ‘Colors’ and because of th...

7. Deepu


Image Pradeep ‘Deepu’ Kumar is an Indian playback singer who enchanted the South Indian film industry with his Telugu & Tamil euphonies. He was born on 10th April 1986 in Andhra Pradesh to Sujata and Venkata Chary. He graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Technology (Information Technology) from the Devarakonda Vittal Rao College of Engineering and Technology, which is an affiliation of the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in Hyderabad in 2007. He practiced the art of singing in Carnatic vocals for almost a decade under virtuosos, K. Ramachari and S.P. Balasubramanyam. His first song was ‘Jabilki Teliyadu’ for the movie “10th Class” (2006). However, Deepu did not achieve much fame until...

8. Gollapudi Maruti Rao


Image Gollapudi Maruti Rao is a popular Telugu actor who was born in the year 1939 in Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh. He is a great writer, actor, film editor and journalist and screenplay writer. He is also a wonderful director too. He has acted in 230 films and is popular for his character and comedy performance in Telugu cinema. He was a good theatre artist, before he entered the cinema industry. He was also a member of the National Film Development Corporation. He was also appointed as one of the juries in the International Film Festival of India in the year 1996. He was honored with the Nandi Award, by the government of Andhra Pradesh, for his excellent service to the Telugu film industry. The best thing to be noted in his Nandi awa...