Krishnam Raju Profile, Height, Age, Family, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More


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About Krishnam Raju

Raja Uppalapati Chinna Venkata Krishnam Raju is known for his works in Telugu cinema. He is widely known as Rebel Star for his rebellious actor style. He is also the winner of the first Nandi Award for Best Actor. Krishnam Raju has played in more than 183 feature films during his career. He made his film debut with the 1966 film Chilaka Gorinka produced and directed by Kotayya Pratyagatma. Uppalapati has won five Filmfare Awards South and three Nandi State Awards. Uppalapati is also an active politician.

Krishnam Raju was born on January 20, 1940 in Ugalapati Veera Venkata Satyanarayana Raju, Mogalthur, in the western part of Godavari district. He had a wife before his marriage to Shyamaladevi in ​​1996. He has four daughters, one of the first wife and the remaining three of his second wife. The film producer U. Suryanarayana Raju is his younger brother and the actor Prabhas is his nephew. Another nephew, Siddharth Rajkumar, made his film debut with Keratam (2011). Krishnam Raju worked as a journalist for Andhra Ratna. He received the second best photographer at the state level. He loves cameras and has a collection of cameras. He is the owner of Gopi Krishna Movies.


Name Uppalapati Venkata Krishnam Raju
Nick-name Krishnam Raju, Rebel Star
Sex Male
Date Of Birth 20 January 1940 [1]wikipedia
Age 81 Years (as in 2022)
Profession / Occupation Actor, Politician, Journalist, Photographer  (Telugu)
Mother Tongue Telugu
Religion Hindu
Nation Indian
Caste Not Known
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Height / Weight 5′ 8” / 65kg
First Movie Chilaka Gorinka (1966, Telugu) [2]IMDB
First Debut Movie Chilaka Gorinka (1966, Telugu)
Money Factor Not Known

Physical  Stats

Height in Centimeters 173 cm
Height in Meters 1.73 m
Height in Feet Inches 5′ 8”
Weight 65kg
Body Measurement 44-38-15
Chest Size 44 inches
Waist Size 38 inches
Biceps Size 15 inches
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour White


Father Veera Venkata Satyanarayana Raju
Mother Not Known
Brothers U. Suryanarayana Raju (Younger) (Producer)
Sisters Not Known

Personal Life

Education Qualification BBA
School St. Patrick School, Chennai
College / University MSR College, Hyderabad
Others Not Known


Rashtrapati Award 1977: Best Acting for Amara Deepam
1978: Best Acting for Mana Voori Pandavulu
Filmfare Award South 1977: Best Acting for Amara Deepam
1984: Best Acting for Bobbili Brahmanna
1986: Best Acting for Tandra Paparayudu
1988: Best Acting for Antima Teerpu
Nandi Award 1977: Best Acting for Amara Deepam
1984: Best Acting for Bobbili Brahmanna
Lifetime Achievement Award 2012: TSR TV9 National Awards
: Zee Telugu Award
: Gulf Andhra Musical Awards (GAMA)
TSR TV9 National Award 2015 – Legend Actor of Silver Screen
2016 – 5 Decades Star Award

Relationship & more

Marital Status Married
Wife Shyamala Devi (m.1996)
Daughters Sai Praseedha, Sai Pradeepti, Sai Prakeerti
Sons None
Nephew  Siddharth Rajkumar (Actor)

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Contact Address

Birth Place Mogalthur, West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh, India
Home Town Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Present Residence Hyderabad, Telangana, India
House Address Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Phone No / Mobile No Not Known
Email ID Not Known
Website Not Known


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