Jr NTR, born Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao on May 20, 1983, is a prominent actor in the Telugu film industry. Jr NTR entered the film industry at a very young age. He was first seen on screen as a child artist in the film “Brahmarshi Vishwamitra” (1991), where he played Lord Rama as a child. His performance in the film showcased his potential as an actor, even at a tender age. Jr NTR debuted as a lead actor in the movie “Ninnu Choodalani” in 2001. Directed by V.R. Prathap, the film featured Jr NTR as Venu. Though the film did not perform exceptionally well at the box office, Jr NTR’s talent and screen presence were noticed by the industry.
Jr NTR’s breakthrough film, “Student No. 1,” directed by S.S. Rajamouli established him as a talented actor. The film performed well at the box office, and Jr NTR’s energetic performance as Aditya earned him praise.
Directed by S.S. Rajamouli, “Simhadri” is considered one of Jr NTR’s career-defining films. His portrayal of the loyal and fierce Simhadri won accolades, and the film was a huge commercial success.
Jr NTR’s performance as Raja in this fantasy-comedy film earned him critical acclaim. Directed by S.S. Rajamouli, “Yamadonga” was a box office hit, showcasing Jr NTR’s versatility as an actor.
In this emotional drama, Jr NTR played the role of Rakhi, a protective elder brother. His intense and heartfelt performance resonated with the audience, making the film a commercial success.
Directed by V.V. Vinayak, “Adhurs” featured Jr NTR in dual roles. His portrayal of both characters, Chari and Narasimha, showcased his ability to handle contrasting roles. The film performed well at the box office.
Jr NTR’s performance as Krishna in this family entertainer was widely appreciated. Directed by Vamsi Paidipally, “Brindavanam” was a commercial success and added to Jr NTR’s growing popularity.
Directed by Puri Jagannadh, “Temper” showcased Jr NTR as Daya, a corrupt cop who undergoes a transformation. His power-packed performance and the film’s engaging storyline resulted in its commercial success.
In this action-drama directed by Koratala Siva, Jr, NTR played the role of Anand, an environmental activist. His performance and the film’s strong message made “Janatha Garage” a blockbuster hit.
Directed by Sukumar, “Nannaku Prematho” presented Jr NTR in a new avatar as Abhiram, a son seeking revenge for his father’s death. His intense and mature performance received critical acclaim, and the film was a commercial success & grossed ₹80 crore.
Jr NTR portrayed the character of Veera Raghava Reddy, a young man seeking peace and reconciliation. Trivikram Srinivas directed the film’s gripping storyline, and Jr NTR’s robust performance was well-received.
Directed by S.S. Rajamouli, “RRR” features Jr NTR as Komaram Bheem, a tribal leader. RRR is estimated to have grossed ₹1,316 crore worldwide.
Devara is a Telugu movie directed by Siva Koratala, set to release on April 5, 2024. The film stars Jr Ntr, Saif Ali Khan, Prakash Raj, and Janhvi Kapoor as lead characters. It was produced by Yuvasudha Arts and NTR Arts and presented by Nandamuri Kalyana Ram. The music is composed by Anirudh Ravichander, and the film is directed by R Rathnavelu. Subu Cyril is the art director, and Sreekar Prasad is the editor.
War 2 is an upcoming Indian Hindi action-thriller film directed by Ayan Mukerji and written by Aditya Chopra and Shridhar Raghavan. Produced by Yash Raj Films, it is the sixth instalment in the YRF Spy Universe and a sequel to War. Starring Hrithik Roshan, Jr. NTR, Shabir Ahluwalia, and Kiara Advani, the film will be released in 2024.