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Chiranjeevi Biography

Birth Name:
Konidela Siva Sankara Vara Prasad
Birth Place:
Mogalthur, West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh, India

Fast Facts

  • A seven-time winner of the Filmfare Award for Best Actor - Telugu
  • Won the Nargis Dutt for Best Feature Film on National Integration as the co-producer of Rudraveena (1988)
  • Founded the Chiranjeevi Charitable Trust in 1998, a blood and eye bank
  • Received the Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian award, in 2006
  • Founded the political party Praja Rajyam in 2008
  • Member of the Rajya Sabha since 2012