|Real Name/Full Name:||Venkata Satyanarayana Prabhas Raju Uppalapati|
|Age:||41 years old|
|Birth Date:||23 October 1979|
|Birth Place:||Chennai, India|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2021|
Prabhas is one of the most famous actors in the Telugu Film Industry. The six feet one-inch tall actor has a very huge fan following and is regarded as the finest actor in the Industry. Beginning his career in 2002, he has delivered great performances over the years and has made his way through the competition, and starred in the films Baahubali, and it’s sequel, which is one of the greatest films of the Telugu Film Industry.
Maybe you know about Prabhas 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 Prabhas’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.
Early Life & Biography
Uppalapati Venkata Satyanarayana Prabhas Raju, famously known as Prabhas was born on 23rd October 1979, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He is the youngest son of Late. Uppalapati Surya Narayana Raju (Father) and Siva Kumari (Mother). He has two siblings, Prabodh Uppalapati and Pragathi Uppalapati.
He graduated from DNR College, Bhimavaram in West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh, after finishing his education in Sri Chaitanya Junior College in Hyderabad. He currently lives in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. Prabhas’s debut film was Eeswar in the year 2002, after which he was the lead actor in more than 21 films.
He has gained major fan following after his movie Chatrapathi, in which he portrays the role of a refugee. The movie had run for more than 100 days in 54 centers. His most famous films are S.S Rajamouli’s epics ‘Baahubali: The Beginning’ and ‘Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’.
Prabhas is mostly referred to as the ‘Shy guy’ by the other actors of the Telugu Film Industry. Being a top-notch celebrity, he is no exception to the controversies and rumors. In 2014, he reacted strongly to the rumors about his alleged relationship with Sharmila, the sister of YSR Congress chief, Jagan Mohan Reddy. He denied the rumor and categorically stated that he had never met or spoken to Ms. Sharmila! He also denied the rumors about his health conditions being affected after he began to dedicate himself to the movie Baahubali.
Though he had not agreed to the fact that he was in a relationship with his co-star Ileana D’Cruz, while they were shooting for a movie together, the fans think otherwise. After movies, Billa and Mirchi with the actress Anushka Shetty, there have been many rumors about their relationship, but Prabhas denied them all, leaving the fans with utter disappointment. He is currently single and has not been married yet.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 23 October 1979, Prabhas is 41 years old as of today’s date 6th March 2021. His height is 1.83 m. tall, and weight is 95 kg.
Prabhas’s movie career began in 2002, with his debut movie Eeswar, followed by Raghavendra in the year 2003, and Varsham in the year 2004. His career had not begun with his best performances. After Varsham, his performance in Adavi Raamudu and Chakram disappointed his fans. However, he made a comeback in 2005 with his film, Chatrapathi. He played the lead role alongside Shriya Saran while Aarti Agarwal and Bhanupriya played pivotal roles. The film was released on 29th September and was in many theaters for more than 100 days.
He, later on, acted in Pournami, along with Trisha, directed by Prabhu Deva. The next film was Yogi, followed by Munna, in 2007 with him and Ileana D’Cruz as the lead roles. This film was directed by Vamsi Paidipally and produced by Dil Raju. Munna was followed by one of his best films Billa, released on 3rd April 2009. His costar was Anushka Shetty and their onscreen chemistry was a treat to the eyes of all his fans. This film is a remake of the Tamil film Billa which was the remake of the Hindi film Don (1978). This film was followed by romantic comedies such as Darling and Mr. Perfect, which were both super hits. His other film with Anushka Shetty, Mirchi was released in 2013, and Prabhas won the Nandi Award for Best Actor and was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu.
This brings us to his most famous films, ‘Baahubali: The Beginning’ and ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’. Both films were directed by S.S. Rajamouli. In the first film, his co-actors were Tamannaah, Rana Daggubati, and Anushka Shetty. The film was made on a budget of 180 crores making it the most expensive Indian film at its time of release.
With a worldwide box office gross of Rs.650 crore, it became the highest-grossing film in India. The second movie was released in 2017, starring Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty and Tamannaah along with Prabhas as lead roles. Made on an estimated budget of Rs.2.5 billion, the movie was an inordinate success, grossing Rs.1,796.56 crores worldwide.
Baahubali and its sequel were followed by Saaho, also starring Shraddha Kapoor, which was not as great as expected, hence disappointing the fans.
Awards & Achievements
Prabhas bagged the Nandi award in 2014 for his film Mirchi, in the Best Actor category. He was nominated thrice for SIIMA Awards for three of his films, Mr. Perfect, Mirchi and Baahubali 2: The Conclusion. He was nominated twice for IIFA Utsav in 2016. He was nominated 7 remarkable times for the Filmfare Awards for his movies Varsham, Chatrapathi, Ek Niranjan, Mr. Perfect, Mirchi, Baahubali 1: The Beginning and Baahubali 2: The Conclusion.
Net Worth & Salary of Prabhas in 2021
As of March 2021, Prabhas’s net worth is $20 million (₹150 crore). He charges 20 crores on average for his film. He is a car enthusiast and hence is a proud owner of BMW X3 which costs 68 lakhs. He also owns a Jaguar XJR costing 2.08 crores.
Prabhas is very reserved and does not live his life publicly. However, we have some interesting, unknown facts about him that will blow your mind!
- Prabhas never intended to become an actor in the first place. His ambition was to become a businessman.
- His favorite actors are Robert Di Nero, Shah Rukh Khan, and Salman Khan.
- His favorite actresses are Deepika Padukone, Raveena Tandon, Jayasudha and Shriya Saran.
- His favorite movies are Munna Bhai MBBS, 3 Idiots, PK – Bollywood, and Geethanjali, and Bhakta Kannappa – Tollywood.
- Prabhas is a huge fan of Rajkumar Hirani and his movies.
- Raveena Tandon was Prabhas’s major crush in his childhood.
- Prabhas rejected 6000 marriage proposals in the very little span of 5 years (2012-2017)
- Prabhas’s favorite food is Biryani.
- Prabhas loves playing Volleyball and is a voracious reader.
- His favorite holiday destination is London.
Prabhas is one of the most elite Indian Tollywood actors and has a very huge fanbase all over the country. His work has been dignified for the past two decades. The fans hope to see more of him on the screens. He is one of the most ideal and talented actors who made a name for himself solely because of his hard work and dedication. We hope to see more of his movies and hope he gets more successful in the future.