1) Akkineni Nageshwar Rao:
Akkineni Nageshwar Rao, popularly known as A.N.R was one of the prominent actors of Indian Cinema, particularly in Tollywood. A.N.R’s seventy-five years acting career made him distinct in the Indian film industry. For his tremendous contribution to the film industry, A.N.R was awarded many Indian Civilian honors like Padmashri (1968), Padma Bhushan (1988), PadmaVibhushan (2011). Also, he has received the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke Award (1992).
Rajinikanth is the all-time star of Indian film industry who attracts the viewers with his style and action. His debut film was Apoorva Raagangal in the year 1975 in Tamil. Apart from his acting career , he is also a philanthropist and spiritualist.. He is well known and loved by the audience for his simplicity and helping nature. He has achieved many awards of Best Actor in his film career. He was honored with Indian Civilian awards, Padma Bhushan in the year 2000 and Padma Vibhushan in 2016 for his great contribution in the stream of arts.
3) Kamal Hassan:
Kamal Hassan is one of the great actors of Indian film industry who enriches any character in the movie with his acting. He is not only an actor but also director, screenwriter, and producer of many movies in Tamil and Telugu. Kamal Hassan has the credit of playing ten characters in a single movie Dasavataram, which is appreciable. He has many achievements in his film career. He was honoured with Indian civilian awards like PadmaShri in 1990 and Padma Bhushan in 2014.
Chiranjeevi, popularly known as Megastar is one of the great actors of Indian film industry. His debut film was Punadhirallu in the year 1978. He was well known for his dance and action, which earned numerous fan following. He was the MP of RajyaSabha for Andhra Pradesh. He has numerous achievements in his film career. He was honoured with Padma Bhushan in the year 2006 by Government of India.
Krishna is one of the renowned actors of Tollywood. He has been acting since five decades, and has done more than 350 movies in Tollywood. Krishna has gained the credit of producing many specialized firsts in Tollywood like first Eastman colour film in 1982, first cinemascope film in 1974, first 70mm film in 1986, and first DTS film in 1995. He achieved Padma Bhushan in the year 2009 from Government of India.
Mohan Babu is a famous actor of Tollywood who mesmerizes and attracts the audience with his exceptional dialogue delivery. He is not only an actor but also an educational instructor. He is the founder of Sri Vidyanikethan Education Trust, and director of Sri Vidyanikethan Educational Institutes. He was honoured with Padma Shri for his services and efforts in the stream of arts and education.
Sridevi is one of the gorgeous actresses of Tollywood. She made her debut film at the age of four and continued as a child artist in many languages, but she took a long break in the year 1995. In 2012, Sridevi came back in front of the audience with the movie
which was the biggest blockbuster. She has achieved many special honours like, Film fare awards and much more in her journey as an actress. She was honoured with Indian civilian award Padma Shri in the year 2013.
8) SP Balasubramaniam:
SP Balasubramaniam is not only a great singer but also a good composer and dubbing artist of Indian film industry. He seeks fame from the listeners by his magical and sweet tone. He has recorded nearly 40000 songs in many languages and got enrolled in Guinness Book of World Records. He has been honoured with civilian awards, Padma Shri in 2001 and Padma Bhushan in 2011.
Brahmanadam is one the finest popular comedians of Tollywood. He has a unique style and tactics to make the audience laugh with his acting and expressions. His Debut film was Aha Naa Pellanta in the year 1987 which was the biggest blockbuster. He got enrolled in the Guinness World Records for his plays in a number of films. He has achieved Indian civilian award Padma Shri in the year 2009.
Tabu is one of the most beautiful actresses of Indian Film industry. She acted in a lot of movies in many languages. Tabu was popular for playing leading characters in movies, which acquired her a great appreciation. She always strives to boost her character in the film with her exceptional action. Her debut film was Vijaypath in the year 1994. She was awarded Padma Shri in the year 2011 by the Government of India.