Chiranjeevi Wiki and Biography: Konidela Siva Sankara Vara Prasad popularly known as Chiranjeevi is an Indian Actor and former politician who has predominantly worked in Telugu Cinema. He has worked in more than 150 films in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, and Hindi. He has three Nandi Awards, Nine Filmfare Awards South, He was honored with Padma Bhushan for his contribution towards Indian Cinema. He also served as the Minister of Tourism for the Government of India from 2012 to 2014.
Chiranjeevi Wiki: Biography, Age, Wife, Family, Height, Weight, Education, Career, Movies List, Profession, Remunerationm Net Worth
|Real Name||Konidela Siva Sankara Vara Prasad|
|Famous For||Working more than 150films|
|Date of Birth||22nd August 1955|
|Birth Place||Mogalthur, Andhra Pradesh|
|College Name||Sri Y N College, Narsapur, Andhra Pradesh|
|Qualifications||Bachelor of Commerce|
|Father Name||Venkata Rao Konidela|
|Mother Name||Anjana Devi Konidela|
|Siblings||Nagendra Babu, Pawan Kalyan, Vijaya Durga, Madhavi|
|Source of Income||Movies, and Brand Endorsements|
|Appeared In||Movies, and Brand Endorsements|
|Net Worth Salary||1500Crores+(Approx.)|
Konidela Siva Sankara Vara Prasad popularly known as Chiranjeevi was born on 22nd August 1955 in Mogalthur, Andhra Pradesh. His father’s name is Venkata Rao Konidela and His mother’s name is Anjana Devi Konidela. He spent his childhood with his grandparents. His brother’s names are Nagendra Babu, Pawan Kalyan. His sister’s name is Vijaya Durga, Madhavi. He got married to Surekha Konidela and they are blessed with 3 children Ram Charan Teja, Sushmitha, and Srija.
Chiranjeevi completed his schooling and he was an NCC Cadet and had participated in the Republic day parade in New Delhi in the early 1970’s. He was interested in acting from a young age itself, But he showed equal value to the education as well. He completed his intermediate at C.S.R.Sarma College in Ongole. After graduating with a commerce degree, He moved to Chennai and joined the Madras Film Institute in 1976 to pursue his career in acting.
Chiranjeev made his acting debut with the movie Puadhirallu, But the first movie released in theatres was Pranam Khareedu, Mana Voori Pandavalu which were directed by Bapu. His biggest break came with the movie Swayam Krushi and he won the Indian Express Best Actor Award and the Nandi Award as well. So Chiranjeevi became popular and the entertainment magazines like Filmfare and India Today did a cover story about him with the title Bigger than Bachchan. He worked in very popular movies like Pasivadi Pranam, Yamudiki Mogudu, Manchi Donga, Rudraveena, Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari, Kondaveeti Donga, Gang Leader, Alluda Majaka, Hitler, Master, Sneham Kosam, Annaya, Indra, Tagore, Shankar Dada M.B.B.S.
After that, he took a break for 10 years from the movies and focused on politics. He came back with his 150th movie Khaidi No.150 which is the remake of Kaththi. After that, he worked with Surender Reddy for the movie Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy. His upcoming movie is Acharya which is directed by Koratala Siva. Many wonderful have been lined up now like God Father, Mega 154, and Bhola Shankar.