X

Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Shobhan Babu Biography

Birth Place:
Chinna Nandigama, Krishna District, British Raj
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Made his film debut in Daiva Balam (1959)
  • Won three consecutive Filmfare Award for Best Actor - Telugu in the 1970s for Khaidi Baabayi (1974), Jeevana Jyothi (1975) and Soggadu (1976) - a record for a Telugu actor
  • A three-time winner of a Nandi Award for Best Actor
  • His last acting role was in Hello Guru (1996)
  • In his later years he quit acting and invested in real estate, which made him a fortune