Naga Chaitanya Akkineni is a well-known Indian actor and model. He is most active in the Telugu film industry. He is also famous for being the son of popular actor Akkineni Nagarjuna. Chaitanya made his film debut with Josh in the year 2009.
Naga Chaitanya was born on 3 November 1986 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He was born to superstar actor Akkineni Nagarjuna and actress Daggubati Lakshmi. He has a brother named Akhil Akkineni. Naga Chaitanya has five cousins include Rana Daggubati and Abhiram Daggubati. Daggubati Suresh Babu (Film Producer), Actor Daggubati Venkatesh, and Akkineni Venkat (Film Producer) are his uncle. He recently married his longtime actress girlfriend Samantha Ruth Prabhu.
Naga Chaitanya Wiki/Bio[table id=2133 /]
Naga Chaitanya completed his primary education at PSBB School, Chennai. He started playing the guitar and drums from a very young age and often played them during his school days. Later he went to Trinity College, London to complete a Bachelor of Commerce degree.
Initially, he was not interested in acting but changed his mind eventually, and to hone his acting skills, he first enrolled at an acting school in Mumbai and then underwent acting classes in Hollywood Studios, California. He was spotted while he was present with his father at the music launch of his father’s film, King. He finally made his acting debut with Vasu Varma’s Telugu film titled Josh in the year 2009.
Naga Chaitanya Net Worth
Naga Chaitanya have a net worth of $25 Million. He is also did some brand endorsements and famous for his luxury bikes collection. According to reports, he bought a Тrіumрh Тhruхtоn R for a whopping ₹11 lakhs. Along with this he also bought a Yamaha YZF R1 for the price of ₹12.50 lakhs.[table id=2131 /]
Chaitanya appeared as the lead role in the romantic drama film ‘Ye Maaya Chesave’, playing the role of a Hindu Telugu assistant director named ‘Karthik’ in the year 2010. This film was directed by Gautham Menon and was together made in Tamil as ‘Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa’ and in Hindi as ‘Ek Dewaana Tha.’ In the same year, he did ‘100% Love’ movie and played the role of a studious college kid named ‘Balu Mahendra.’
He appeared in two movies in 2011, an action-comedy named movies ‘Dhada’, playing the role of ‘Vishwa’, and a crime thriller film ‘Bejawada’, playing the role of Shiva Krishna.’ In the next of a couple of years, Chaitanya appeared in Tadakha as Karthik, Manam as dual role Nagarjuna and Radha Mohan, Autonagar Surya, playing the role o Surya, Oka Laila Kosam as Karthik, Dohchay as Chandu, Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarini and Premam as the role of Vikram Vatsalya
In the year 2017, Chaitanya did a romantic film ‘Rarandoi Veduka Chudham’, which was directed by Krishna Marimuthu. He also did an action-thriller film named ‘Yuddham Sharanam’, with the director Krishna Marimuthu. His next film was ‘Shailaja Reddy Alludu’, which was directed by Maruthi Dasari. In the years 2019, Chaitanya apeared as ‘Poorna Chandra Rao’ in the film ‘Majili’, which was directed by Shiva Nirvana.[table id=2132 /]
Facts About Naga Chaitanya
- Does Naga Chaitanya drink alcohol?: Yes
- Does Naga Chaitanya smoke?: Yes
- Chaitanya’s mother Lakshmi Ramanaidu Daggubati is the Ex-wife of actor Akkineni Nagarjuna. He used to live with his father and step-mother Amala Akkineni. He also has a half-brother Akhil Akkineni.
- During the 2nd year of his graduation, he expressed his desire to take up acting as his profession to his father.
- Chaitanya is an introvert, not active on social networks. Once in an interview, he said that he is very much like his maternal uncle Venkatesh Daggubati and he is the only one who inspires him for acting.
- Chaitanya is married to actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu. Samatha is so much in love with Chaitanya that she once thought of changing her religion for him.
- He is well-known for being punctual.
He is the son of Nagarjuna and the husband of Samantha. In 2017, he starred in Rarandoi Veduka Chudham, which became his highest grosser of the year.
KTM Duke 390cc used in Dochey Movie.
Some of his best moves are Majili, Ye Maya Chesave, Manam, Premam, Dhada.
Naga Chaitanya and Sai Pallavi will star in Sekhar Kammula’s next. Filmmaker Sekhar Kammula, best known for his films such as Happy Days and Fidaa, is ready with his next project. It will feature Naga Chaitanya and Sai Pallavi asthe lead pair.