Body art is a very popular trend in Tollywood and Bollywood. Of late, the tattoo culture is slowly becoming a fashion among the Tollywood actresses. A few Telugu actors like Shruti Hassan, Nayantara, Namita, Samantha, Charmy and Naga Chaitanya have got inked on their bodies. Some other heroes have had temporary tattoos for their movies.
Akhil Akkineni has got inked on his body now. During the launch ceremony of Chennai Shopping Mall, he was spotted with a tattoo on his right hand.
It is heard that he has been inked for his next film, which is being directed by Vikram Kumar. However, it is yet to be known whether it is for film or his personal tattoo.