Junior NTR (N. T. Rama Rao Jr)Published: April 8, 2015
Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Jr was born on 20 May 1983 widely known as Jr. NTR is an Indian film actor, known for his work in Telugu cinema. He is an accomplished Kuchipudi dancer.
In 1996, he starred as a child artist, in Ramayanam, which won the National Film Award for Best Children’s Film for that year. He achieved his breakthrough with the blockbuster film Student No.1. He is famous for his roles in successful films such as Aadi (2002), Simhadri (2003),Yamadonga(2007), Adhurs (2010), Brindavanam (2010), Baadshah (2013) and Temper (2015).
In his film career, Jr. NTR has worked in twenty seven films till date, two as child artist & one as cameo and twenty four as a lead actor. He has won two state Nandi Awards, one Filmfare Best Telugu Actor Award and three CineMAA Awards. Other than films he is the brand ambassador for several brands such as Malabar Gold, Himani Navratna Hair Oil and Zandu Balm in Andhra Pradesh.
He was listed 66th in Forbes India top 100 Celebrities for 2012 with an annual income of Rs 19Crore (US$3.042 Million). Jr. NTR is also involved in politics and is currently an inactive member of his grandfather’s political party, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP).
|Real Name||Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Jr|
|DOB||20 May 1983|
|Place of Birth||Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|School||Vidyaranya High School|
|College||St. Mary’s College, Hyderabad|
|Occupation||Actor, singer, dancer, politician|
|Debut movie||Ninnu Choodalani, Student No.1|
|Known For||Student No.1, Aadi, Temper, Brindavanam, Nannaku Prematho|
|Home Town||Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Parents||Nandamuri Hari Krishna & Shalini|
|Date of Marriage||5 May 2011|
|Children||Nandamuri Abhay Ram|
|Siblings||Nandamuri Kalyan Ram (brother)|
|Relative||Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (grandfather), Nandamuri Balakrishna (uncle)|
Jr. NTR is a trained Kuchipudi dancer