Nandamuri Balakrishna is a famous Indian Actor, Politician popularly known as Yuvaratna, Natasimham, and his fans called him as Balayaa. He is known for his work mostly in Telugu Cinema. He is celebrating his birthday today on 10th of June.
Balakrishna is born on 1960 in Chennai to a legendary Actor and three-time former Cheif Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao garu and Basawatarakam as the Telugu film industry was based at Madras at that time his most of the childhood spent in Madras.
After the Telugu industry got moved to Hyderabad, he also settled in Hyderabad and done his Bachelors in Degree in commerce from Nizam University. In the year 1982, he married Vasundhara Devi and have 3 children.
Balakrishna started his acting career as a child artist in the movie Tatamma Kala, which is directed by NTR in the year 1974. And also acted in various roles in his father’s direction like acted as Abhimanyu in the Dana Veera Sura Karna, Salim character in Akbar Salim Anarkali and also worked in brother role to his own father NTR in movie Annadammula Anubandham and the role Siddappa in Shrimad virat Pothuluri Veerabrahmendra Swami Charitra and gained good results in his early career.
In the year 1984, he debuted in hero role with the movie, Sahasame Jeevitham. And started his successful run in Telugu films with different films in different roles. He is known for his movies like Biographical film, Historical films, scientific films like Aditya 369. As he looks most aggressive in his character in the movies like Samarasimha Reddy, Narasimha Naidu, Seemasimham, Chennakesavar Reddy, in the 19th century, he became the best actor in the Telugu film industry.
His movies, Simha and Legend, are the biggest blockbusters and highest grossers in his film career and increased his stardom towards to the political side. In his 100 the film he played the role as Gautami Putra Satakarani, a second-century Satavahana empire, this movie is showed his interest in Historical films in the current generation, and it also released in all languages all over the world and successful at the box office.
He received 3 Nandi awards for the movies Narasimha Naidu, Simha and Legend and earned many more awards in his film career.
Balakrishna, son of great legendary person NTR, he not only gained Cinema knowledge from his father but also gained knowledge on politics and elected as MLA for two times in Hindupur constituency. He is also Chairman of Basavatarakam Indo-American cancer hospital which is running with the name of his mother.
Cinema Sodhi wishes him Happy Birthday and good luck for his upcoming movies and Political career.