Being legendary Telugu cinema actor Akkineni Nageshwara Rao’s son, Nagarjuna made his silver screen debut as the lead actor with the 1986 film, Vikram. With the 1989 films Siva and Geetanjali, Nag grabbed got fan following among the Telugu audience. Especially, he got a separate fan base among the youth audience in the earlier 90s with Siva. Later, he debuted in Bollywood with the Hindi remake of Siva and got good appreciation from the North audience. Apart from doing films in Telugu, Nag also did a handful of films in Hindi.
Currently, he is working on a film titled, Bangarraju with his son Naga Chaitanya. Apart from it, Nag will be seen in a special role in Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt’s film, Brahmastra which is gearing up for a September 2022 release. Apart from acting in movies, Nag also ventured into the small screen and has been hosting the Telugu reality show, Bigg Boss. Earlier, he even host a quiz show named Meelo Evaru Koteeswarulu for the popular channel Star MAA. Now, we bring you the Net Worth 2021, Lifestyle and Car Collection details of the stylish actor.
Akkineni Nagarjuna’s Net Worth 2021:
Apart from acting in movies, Nagarjuna is widely known as a successful businessman. His Net Worth for the year 2021 is estimated to be $123 million which is Rs 800 crore in the Indian currency. Nag’s monthly income is said to be more than Rs 4 crore for every month.
Akkineni Nagarjuna’s main source of income is said to be from his business deals, movies and from hosting shows on a small screen. Reportedly, Nag is the only actor in Tollywood who is earning more than films through several businesses. He is one of the leading businessmen in twin Telugu states.
Nagarjuna’s Car Collection:
Born with a golden spoon, Nagarjuna has been leading a rich since his childhood as ANR’s son. Being a rich kid, Nag is known for using various top car brands. Reportedly, the star actor has multiple cars which include BWM 7-Series and Audi A-7 which are valued around Rs 1 crore to Rs 1.25 crore range.
Nagarjuna owns a house at a prime locality in Jubliee Hills, Hyderabad. Apart from the house, Nag owns multiple properties and lands across twin Telugu states. He is also one of the partners of his father established Annapurna Studios. Located in seven acres, the studio is one of the busiest ones for film shootings and its value is estimated to be more than Rs 200 crore.
Nag also owns N Convention centre in Hi-tech City and is also the owner of a few lavish hotels and restaurants. Sources reveal that Nag has hundreds of acres of farmland in and around Hyderabad and Rangareddy district.
Akkineni Nagarjuna’s Biography:
Born to Akkineni Nageshwara Rao and Annapurna on August 29, 1959, in the state of Andhra Pradesh, Nagarjuna’s age is 62 years. Nag did his schooling at ‘The Hyderabad Public School’ and later did his intermediate from Little Flower Junior College in Hyderabad. Nag completed one year of his Mechanical Engineering from the College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University, Madras. He earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Michigan.
In 1984, Nag married legendary filmmaker Daggubati Ramanaidu’s only daughter Lakshmi. She is the sister of noted actor Venkatesh and reputed filmmaker Suresh Babu. After having a son named Naga Chaitanya on November 23, 1986, the couple got divorced in 1990. Later, Nagarjuna married actress Amala on June 11, 1992, and the couple has one son named Akhil Akkineni born on April 8, 1994.
Apart from doing social dramas, Nag also did films like Annamayya, Shirdi Sai and Om Namo Venkatesaya, which brought him good fame among the family audience also.
Apart from winning multiple state, Filmfare and National awards, Nagarjuna in 2013 represented the Cinema of South India at the Delhi Film Festival’s 100 Years of Indian Cinema’s celebration alongside Ramesh Sippy and Vishal Bhardwaj from Bollywood.
In 1995, Nag ventured into film production with a production unit operating in Seychelles. He was a co-director of an Emmy Award-winning film animation company called Heart Animation. Nag is also a co-founder and president of Annapurna International School of Film and Media based in Hyderabad.
Apart from Bangarraju which is gearing up for a January 2022 release, Nag has a stylish action entertainer named ‘The Ghost’ at the filming stage. The movie is being directed by Praveen Sattaaru and is expected to hit the screens sometime in 2022.