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Nani Bio, Age, Wife, Movies, Family, Net Worth & Wiki

Nani real name Naveen Babu Ghanta is a well-known Indian film actor, producer, and television presenter. He is primarily known for his work in Telugu cinema and a few Tamil movies. He made his acting debut with the 2008 romantic comedy Ashta Chamma and went on to star in numerous commercially successful movies.

Nani was born on 24 February 1984 in Hyderabad, India. His father’s name is Rambabu Ghanta and his mother’s name is Vijayalakshmi Ghanta. He has a sister Deepthi Ghanta. Nani married Anjana Yelavarthy on 27 October 2012 after dating for a while. The couple is blessed with a son Arjun, who born in 2017.

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Nani Wiki/Bio

Birth NameNaveen Babu Ghanta
Nick NameNani, Natural Star
Age(as in 2020) 36 Years
Debut• Film: Ashta Chamma (2008, Telugu)
• Veppam (2011, Tamil)
• TV: Bigg Boss Telugu 2 (2018)
• Producer: D for Dopidi (2013)
Famous Role"Lakkaraju" aka "Lucky" in Telugu film 'Bhale Bhale Magadivoy' (2015)
ReligionHinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignPisces
Birth PlaceHyderabad, Telangana, India
Date of Birth24 February 1984
NationalityIndian
ResidenceA villa near Gachibowli, Hyderabad
Home TownHyderabad, Telangana, India
HobbiesTraveling

Family

Mother's NameVijayalakshmi Ghanta
Nani Mother

Nani Mother

Father's NameRambabu Ghanta
BrotherNot Known
SisterDeepthi Ghanta

Girlfriends/Affairs

Affairs/GirlfriendsAnjana Yelavarthy

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/SpouseAnjana Yelavarthy
Nani Wife

Nani Wife

Marriage Date27 October 2012
ChildrenArjun

Education

SchoolSt. Alphonsa's High School, Hyderabad
College/University• Narayana Junior College, Hyderabad
• Wesley Degree College, Secunderabad
Educational QualificationGraduate
ProfessionActor, Producer
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size40 inches
Biceps Size12 inches
Waist Size30 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Caste / EthnicityKamma
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress SizeNot Known
Shoe Size9 US

Favourite Things

Favourite FoodIdli Sambar, Khichdi
Favourite ActorsChiranjeevi, Sobhan Babu, Prabhas, Ravi Teja, Kamal Haasan
Favourite ColorsWhite
Favourite SportCricket
Favourite FilmsBollywood: The Hangover (2009)
Hollywood: Life of Pi (2012)
Telugu: Galipatam (2014)
Favourite ActressesSavitri, Sridevi, Keerthy Suresh
Favourite DirectorsMani Ratnam, Bapu, Gautham Menon, Krishna Vamsi
Favourite Song"Bhale Bhale Magadivoy" from the film 'Maro Charitra' (1978)
Favourite Music DirectorIlaiyaraaja
Favourite Fashion BrandZara
Favourite DestinationsTirumala, Australia
ControversiesNot Known

Life Journey

Nani completed his schooling at St. Alphonsa’s High School. Later, he went to Narayana Junior College, S.R Nagar, and completed his graduation from Wesley College.

In 2008, Nani took his first break for the Mohan Krishna Indraganti’s Telugu comedy movie Ashta Chamma, which accepts Thus the Significance of Earnest. And after portraying a great role in a movie, he was offered the subsequent 2 years as a lead male actor in 3 back-to-back movies, including Bheemili Kabaddi Jattu, Ride, and Snehituda.

Nani Net Worth

According to Woodgram, Nani’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & much more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Nani in 2019-2020?

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$1 Million - $5 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActor, Producer

Noted, right now, We don’t have enough information about Cars, Monthly/Yearly Salary, etc. We will update soon.

Career

In 2011, Nani made his debut in the Tamil film industry by Anjana Ali Khan’ crime drama movie Veppam, in the northern part of Chennai. To become a well-known actor in his first acting stage, he was immensely resistant to work in Eega’ which was directed by the director S.S. Rajamouli and that very year he portrayed a key role in Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu even of Goutham Menon.

Nani started to create huge followers in the Tollywood film industry for his continuous super hit films. During the period of 2013-15, Nani confronted dense clashes in his career by the movies Paisa, Janda Pai Kapiraju, and Aaha Kalyanam. In 2015, Bhale Bhale Magadivoy set a new record to become a notable hit at the US box office.

Later, with Gentleman, Ninnu Kori, Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha, MCA(Middle-Class Abbayi), and Nenu Local, Nani was ready to return along with the blockbuster movies. In 2018, Nani made his debut on television from the reality show Bigg Boss Telugu season 2.

Apart from acting and hosting, Nani gave his voice to the 2013 Telugu movie D for Dopidi (heist film) directed by Siraj Kalla. Nani was lately seen in Telugu movies including Jersey, Devadas, Gand Leader, and his 25th movie V.

Movies List

2008Ashta Chamma
2009Ride
Snehituda...
2010Bheemili Kabaddi Jattu
2011Ala Modalaindi
Veppam
Pilla Zamindar
2012Eega
Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu
Neethaane En Ponvasantham
2013D for Dopidi
2014Paisa
Aaha Kalyanam
Nimirndhu Nil
2015Janda Pai Kapiraju
Yevade Subramanyam
Dongaata
OK Bangaram
Superstar Kidnap
Bhale Bhale Magadivoy
2016Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha
Gentleman
Jyo Achyutananda
Majnu
2017Nenu Local
Ninnu Kori
Middle Class Abbayi
2018Awe
Krishnarjuna Yudham
Neevevaro
Devadas
Amoli
2019Jersey
The Lion King
Nani's Gang Leader
2020HIT: The First Case
V

TV Shows & Serials List

2015Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu Season 2
2016Extra Jabardasth
20172nd IIFA Utsavam
Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu Season 4
2018Bigg Boss Telugu Season 2

Facts About Nani

  • Does Nani drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Does Nani smoke?: Not Known
  • He was fond of direction during his college days, after seeing Mani Ratnam and Kamal Haasan’s direction movies.
  • Nani was quite notorious during his college days and once got arrested.
  • Watching his wish to learn the technique of filmmaking, his Anil (Producer) supported him to join director Bapu as a clap assistant in the movie Radha Gopalam in 2005.
  • When he took a pause to work on a script to direct a film, his friend and RJ, Nandini Reddy, requested him to work as an RJ for World Space Satellite in Hyderabad, just for once in a week. He loved it so much that he did a show called Nonstop Nani and served there as an RJ for a year.
  • His wife serves in the Marketing wing for Arka Media Works and has even served for the magnum opus Baahubali.
  • For the film Yevade Subramanyam, Nani took bath only 8 times in 40 days as the shooting took place at the base camp of Mount Everest.
  • Nani is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog named “Subu.”
  • Because of his genuine acting and boy next door image, Nai has received the nickname Natural Star from his fans.
  • Nani replaced Jr NTR as the host of Bigg Boss 2 Telugu in 2018.
  • Nani is an ambivert, a mixture of both introverts and extroverts.

FAQs

Is Nani a star kid?

Natural star Nani is one of the very few actors in Tollywood who made a name for himself despite having no family background. He is considered a top star among the tier 2 heroes and he opens up about it in an interview and shares his thoughts. Nani said, They are star kids and we’re self-made.

Which are Nani’s best movies?

Nani’s two movies Gentleman and Jersey was the top liked films by fans.

Is Nani going to be the next superstar of Tollywood?

Nobody knows! The film industry is like a gambling game nobody knows when their luck changes. So keep calm enjoy the best movies.

What is the meaning of V in Nani’s new film?

V stands for The villain’s name Vishnu aka Vicky.