Articles about Akkineni Nagarjuna

Indian actor Akkineni Nagarjuna was born on August 29, 1959, in Madras (Chennai) and is the son of veteran actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Annapurna. Nagarjuna, who has acted in over 100 films, is also a film producer, television presenter, as well as an entrepreneur. Nagarjuna, born in a Telugu-speaking family, moved to Hyderabad and completed his schooling at Hyderabad Public School. He is a BS graduate in Mechanical Engineering from the Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Michigan. He has predominantly starred in Telugu films, besides Hindi and Tamil language films, and has received several awards, including three Filmfare Awards South, nine state Nandi Awards, and two National Film Awards. Nagarjuna started his career as a child artist and featured in the Telugu film ‘Sudigundalu’ in 1967. He made his debut as a lead actor in ‘Vikram,’ a 1986 Telugu film which was the remake of the Hindi film ‘Hero’ that was released in 1983. The film went on to be a hit, thus kickstarting Nagarjuna’s career.

It's Chiranjeevi's 'GodFather' vs Nagarjuna's 'The Ghost': What to expect?

23 Sep 2022

South Indian Cinema
It's Chiranjeevi's 'GodFather' vs Nagarjuna's 'The Ghost': What to expect?

Two mighty forces of Tollywood are locking horns at the box office on October 5.

'Bigg Boss Telugu 6': Here's the complete list of contestants

05 Sep 2022

Bigg Boss
'Bigg Boss Telugu 6': Here's the complete list of contestants

The sixth season of the Telugu reality show Bigg Boss went on air on Sunday amidst much fanfare.

Trailer highlights of Nagarjuna Akkineni's 'The Ghost,' 'Chiyaan' Vikram's 'Cobra'

26 Aug 2022

South Indian Cinema
Trailer highlights of Nagarjuna Akkineni's 'The Ghost,' 'Chiyaan' Vikram's 'Cobra'

Trailers of films from two of the critically acclaimed actors from the South: Nagarjuna Akkineni and "Chiyaan" Vikram were dropped on Thursday, to the great joy of their fans.

Ayan Mukerji unveils new video from awe-inspiring world of 'Brahmastra'

13 Jul 2022

Alia Bhatt
Ayan Mukerji unveils new video from awe-inspiring world of 'Brahmastra'

On the occasion of Guru Purnima, Ayan Mukerji, the helmer of the upcoming fantasy-adventure drama Brahmastra, has taken the lid off the film's stupendous fantasy world.

Nagarjuna starrer 'The Ghost' to hit theaters on October 5!

10 Jul 2022

South Indian Cinema
Nagarjuna starrer 'The Ghost' to hit theaters on October 5!

Superstar Nagarjuna and Sonal Chauhan starrer The Ghost-Killing Machine has booked its release date and will hit theaters on October 5.

'Brahmastra': Alia Bhatt's look as Isha dropped on her birthday

15 Mar 2022

Alia Bhatt
'Brahmastra': Alia Bhatt's look as Isha dropped on her birthday

Dharma Productions is gearing up for the first part of its mythological science fiction flick Brahmastra to hit theaters in September.

'Bangarraju' gets a fun-filled trailer; Nagarjuna, Naga Chaitanya charm you

11 Jan 2022

Telugu Films
'Bangarraju' gets a fun-filled trailer; Nagarjuna, Naga Chaitanya charm you

Nagarjuna and Naga Chaitanya's upcoming film Bangarraju is a highly awaited Telugu flick.

'Vaasivaadi Tassadiyya' review: Groovy number from 'Bangarraju,' vibrant video

21 Dec 2021

Telugu Films
'Vaasivaadi Tassadiyya' review: Groovy number from 'Bangarraju,' vibrant video

The lyrical video of Vaasivaadi Tassadiyya is here and must say, it has amplified the buzz around Nagarjuna and Naga Chaitanya's Bangarraju.

'Brahmastra' motion poster out; Part-I to release in September 2022

15 Dec 2021

Karan Johar
'Brahmastra' motion poster out; Part-I to release in September 2022

After months of waiting, we finally have something concrete about Ranbir Kapoor's upcoming venture Brahmastra to get excited about.

'Naa Kosam' review: 'Bangarraju's song soulful, Sid Sriram's voice magical

07 Dec 2021

Naga Chaitanya
'Naa Kosam' review: 'Bangarraju's song soulful, Sid Sriram's voice magical

The second single from Nagarjuna Akkineni and Naga Chaitanya's upcoming film Bangarraju is here!

This is where 'Bangarraju' will stream after its theatrical run?

01 Dec 2021

Telugu Films
This is where 'Bangarraju' will stream after its theatrical run?

Bangarraju, which is the 21st full length feature film for Naga Chaitanya, is creating a lot of buzz.

'Laddunda' review: Nagarjuna's 'Bangarraju' number is foot-tapping with grand visuals

10 Nov 2021

Entertainment
'Laddunda' review: Nagarjuna's 'Bangarraju' number is foot-tapping with grand visuals

Ever since the makers of superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna's next film Bangarraju announced the project, the actor has been in the news.

Naga Chaitanya, Samantha Ruth Prabhu end their four-year-old marriage

02 Oct 2021

Samantha Ruth Prabhu
Naga Chaitanya, Samantha Ruth Prabhu end their four-year-old marriage

Telugu superstars and people's one of most favorite couples, Naga Chaitanya and Samantha Ruth Prabhu have announced their separation, ending months of speculation.

Did Nagarjuna hike his remuneration for 'Bigg Boss Telugu 5'?

06 Sep 2021

Entertainment
Did Nagarjuna hike his remuneration for 'Bigg Boss Telugu 5'?

Nagarjuna took over his hosting duties for the third time in a row for the popular reality show Bigg Boss Telugu 5 recently.

On Nagarjuna's birthday, makers release motion poster of 'The Ghost'

29 Aug 2021

Entertainment
On Nagarjuna's birthday, makers release motion poster of 'The Ghost'

On the occasion of Telugu superstar Nagarjuna's 62nd birthday, makers dropped the first-look motion poster of his upcoming action thriller The Ghost on Sunday.

Ranbir and Alia are not getting engaged today: Randhir Kapoor

30 Dec 2020

Karan Johar
Ranbir and Alia are not getting engaged today: Randhir Kapoor

As Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt jet off together to Ranthambore with their families to celebrate the New Year, rumors of their engagement started doing the rounds online.

Would be married to Alia if not for pandemic: Ranbir

24 Dec 2020

Karan Johar
Would be married to Alia if not for pandemic: Ranbir

Actor Ranbir Kapoor has finally opened up about his wedding plans with his girlfriend and fellow actor Alia Bhatt.

Shah Rukh Khan to turn journalist for R Madhavan's 'Rocketry'?

07 Jun 2020

Twitter
Shah Rukh Khan to turn journalist for R Madhavan's 'Rocketry'?

You can keep Shah Rukh Khan away from the screen, but not from cinema.

Amid lockdown, Ranbir, Alia-starrer 'Brahmastra' lands in London

06 May 2020

Karan Johar
Amid lockdown, Ranbir, Alia-starrer 'Brahmastra' lands in London

Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt-starrer Brahmastra has been in the making for last two years.

Amitabh Bachchan is mighty impressed by the 'scintillating' Alia Bhatt

29 Feb 2020

Karan Johar
Amitabh Bachchan is mighty impressed by the 'scintillating' Alia Bhatt

Big B is all praises for the younger generation of Bollywood. After saying great things about his Brahmastra co-star Ranbir Kapoor, veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan took to social media once again, this time to appreciate Alia Bhatt, calling her "effervescent" and "supremely talented".

First look poster of Ranveer Singh's sports drama '83' out

26 Jan 2020

Deepika Padukone
First look poster of Ranveer Singh's sports drama '83' out

Bringing an end to the wait, the makers of Kabir Khan's much-anticipated sports drama film '83 have finally released the first look poster of the movie.

8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

04 Jan 2020

Deepika Padukone
8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

Given the stage set by 2018 in terms of exciting content-driven cinema, 2019 was a boring and disappointing year for Bollywood films. With a pool of shoddy biopics and cringeworthy comedies, the year 2019 was rather unremarkable.

'Brahmastra' delayed again! It will now release in Winter 2020

09 Dec 2019

Karan Johar
'Brahmastra' delayed again! It will now release in Winter 2020

In what would come as a disappointment for Bollywood fans, Ayan Mukerji's much-awaited superhero film Brahmastra has been postponed yet again.

Nagarjuna to play this role in Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra'

22 Nov 2019

Karan Johar
Nagarjuna to play this role in Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra'

Telugu superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna, who is set to make his Bollywood comeback after 17 years, with Ayan Mukerji's ambitious superhero film, Brahmastra, will reportedly be seen essaying the role of an archaeologist in the film.

SRK starts shooting for cameo in Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra'

16 Nov 2019

Karan Johar
SRK starts shooting for cameo in Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra'

Ayan Mukerji's ambitious science-fiction superhero movie Brahmastra, starring real-life couple Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, has been in the news ever since its announcement.

Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt-starrer 'Brahmastra' gets release date

13 Nov 2018

India
Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt-starrer 'Brahmastra' gets release date

Director-producer Karan Johar today announced that the first part of Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt-starrer 'Brahmastra' will hit the theatres in India on Christmas next year.

After 'Sadak 2', Mahesh Bhatt should re-direct these 5 movies

20 Sep 2018

Aamir Khan
After 'Sadak 2', Mahesh Bhatt should re-direct these 5 movies

On his 70th birthday, Mahesh Bhatt announced 'Sadak 2' with daughters Pooja-Alia, Sanjay Dutt and Aditya Roy Kapur.

Nagarjuna all set to join Ranbir-Alia starrer 'Brahmastra'

12 Jul 2018

Karan Johar
Nagarjuna all set to join Ranbir-Alia starrer 'Brahmastra'

The fans of Telugu superstar, Nagarjuna can rejoice. The actor has confirmed that he is a part of Karan Johar's 'Brahmastra'.

US: Indian engineer dies after falling off rocks at waterfall

03 Jul 2018

Andhra Pradesh
US: Indian engineer dies after falling off rocks at waterfall

A 32-year-old Indian software engineer has died after jumping from the rocks of the popular Elk River Falls in the US state of North Carolina, authorities said, marking the second drowning in the river in six weeks.

Nagarjuna spills the beans on his upcoming film with Nani

21 Jun 2018

Rajkumar Hirani
Nagarjuna spills the beans on his upcoming film with Nani

Nagarjuna has teamed up with Nani for his next project which will be directed by Sriram Adittya.