|Real Name/Full Name:||Konidela Siva Sankara Vara Prasad|
|Age:||65 years old|
|Birth Date:||22 August 1955|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Surekha Konidala (m. 1980)|
|Children:||No/Yes (Ram Charan, Chiranjeevi Sushmitha and Chiranjeevi Sreeja)|
|Profession:||Actor and Politician|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$225 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2021|
India’s Bollywood industry is known to be the biggest film industry in the world. It produces hundreds of movies each year, some of which tend to be huge hits. A few people from the other film industries of India that is, from West Bengal and the south of India, tend to build their portfolio through work in those regional film industries. They then use that to get a job into the big leagues such as Bollywood. Usually, a successful departure from regional industries to that of Bollywood brings in a lot of money and fame. However, some stars tend to carve a niche for themselves in their regional film industries. One such amazing star is Chiranjeevi.
Maybe you know about Chiranjeevi very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2021? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Chiranjeevi’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Chiranjeevi had lived a very different life than the one he is known for presently living now. It was a difficult childhood. He was born in a village near West Godavari river, and his father had a duty as a constable. Moreover, due to the transferable nature of his father’s duties, they were transferred from one place to another quite frequently. Ultimately, he spent the majority of his childhood with his grandparents, who lived in their native village.
Chiranjeevi was quite disciplined as a child and was a prominent member of the NCC cadets. By his early years, he was already interested in the job of acting. He completed his graduation with a bachelor’s degree in Commerce. After this, his true calling of acting was pursued, as he became a student at Madras Film Institute. His name Chiranjeevi comes from the belief that something will live forever and is associated with the Hindu deities Hanuman and Anjaneya.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 22 August 1955, Chiranjeevi is 65 years old as of today’s date 18th May 2021. His height is 1.71 m tall, and weight is 80 kg.
Chiranjeevi first acted in a film called Punadhirallu. However, the first film in which he starred in that was released theatrically is Pranam Khareedu. Mana Vori Pandavulu was the movie which gave Chiranjeevi his breakthrough performance. After this movie, his finances and fame skyrocketed. Chiranjeevi has shown his versatility, playing both antagonist and protagonist roles in various films.
He has also starred in movies which talk about social causes, including that of dowry. A majority of his films have been classified as box office hits. From 1983 to 1990, all of his movies were huge successes commercially and helped him capture a role in Bollywood as well. He played a role in Pratibandh and was praised for his performance by both critics and audiences. He played characters in a few Kannada movies as well.
At the end of 2007, he took a ten-year-long hiatus from acting. He decided that he had to focus on his political aspirations. During this time, he only made a cameo appearance in a couple of movies and lent his voice for narration purposes. His 150th film, which was his comeback into the world of cinema, garnered him critical acclaim, as well as financial riches. He has also played as a host in a south Indian game show, following in the footsteps of Amitabh Bachchan.
Awards and Achievements
During the 1980s to early 2000s, Chiranjeevi had won every award possible. Filmfare Awards to Nandi Awards for Best Actor, Chiranjeevi was nominated for many numbers of awards. Of these, he had won the majority of them. He had also won a lifetime achievement award in 2011. This was for his sizeable work which added to the novelty of south Indian cinema.
Net Worth & Salary of Chiranjeevi in 2021
Chiranjeevi is quite wealthy for a primarily south Indian actor. As of May 2021, his net worth is around $225 million.
Chiranjeevi shows that hard work and determination can lead people everywhere. From a constable’s son to south India’s biggest superstar, Chiranjeevi has seen it all.