Fans across Hyderabad are planning to go across the city celebrating their favourite superstar’s birthday.
While all this is happening, Chitramala brings to you Jr NTR Birthday 2014 Special, where in we have compiled all the key happenings-achievements and failures of the star! Read on..
Jr NTR aka Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao was born on this day,20th May in 1983 to the illustrious family which boasts of huge names in its fold!
Jr NTR is the grandson of veteran Telugu actor and former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, and the son of actor and Rajya Sabha MP Nandamuri Harikrishna.
Jr NTR started his acting career in 1997 as a child actor in Gunasekhar’s ‘Ramayanam’, where he played the role of Lord Ram.
In 2001 he starred in VR Pratap’s ‘Ninnu Chudalani’ as Venu, in his first lead role. Jr NTR is also a successful playback singer and a Kuchipudi dancer.
He achieved his breakthrough in 2001 with the blockbuster film ‘Student No. 1’. He then appeared in many successful films such as ‘Aadi’, ‘Simhadri’, ‘Rakhi’, ‘Yamadonga’, ‘Brindavanam’, ‘Adhurs’, ‘Baadshah’, premiered at the Osaka Asian Film Festival 2014 held in Japan.
Jr NTR ranked 66 on the Forbes list of India’s top 100 celebrities in the year 2012.
He is also involved in politics and is currently an inactive member of his grandfather’s political party, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP). This young tiger has also bagged a number of national awards for his powerful performances.
Jr. NTR married Narne Lakshmi Pranathi, the daughter of Narne Srinivasa Rao, the owner of the Telugu news channel Studio N and a relative of Jr. NTR’s uncle, the former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Nara Chandrababu Naidu on 5 May 2011.
Jr. NTR has won multiple awards for his work in the Tollywood film industry :
‘Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu’ for Yamadonga
‘CineMAA Award for Best Actor – Jury’ for Aadi
‘Nandi Award for Best Actor- Jury’ for Aadi
‘Santosham Best Young Performers Award’ for Simhadri
‘CineMAA Award for Best Actor – Male’ for Simhadri
‘South Scope Award – Best Stylish Actor’ for Kanthri
Jr NTR who recently completed his 10 years in Tollywood, tweeted :”A very emotional 10year journey..god has been very kind..thanks to all of them who have loved nd blessed me in this journey so far..”.
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Jr NTR’s work in Tollywood :
S.No. Movie Name Result
1. Ninnu Choodalani Flop
2. Student No.1 Super Hit
3. Subbu Flop
4. Aadi Super Hit
5. Allari Ramudu Average
6. Naaga Flop
7. Simhadri Blockbuster
8. Andhrawala Utter Flop
9. Samba Below Average
10. Naa Alludu Utter Flop
11. Narasimhudu Utter Flop
12. Ashok Flop
13. Rakhi Above Average
14. Yamadonga Super Hit
15. Kantri Below Average
16. Adhurs Above Average
17. Brindavanam Hit
18. Shakthi Utter Flop
19. Oosaravelli Below Average
20. Dammu Below Average
21. Baadshah Hit
22. Ramayya Vasthavayya Flop
23. Rabhasa Flop
24. Temper Average
That was all about his Journey in Tollywood!
We now bring to you a collection of ‘Top 5 songs of Jr. NTR’
1) Nuvvu Whistle Veste – Simhadri
This can easily be called ‘Jr. NTR’s first Lungi Dance’ in Tollywood.
He is seen jiving with Bhoomika Chawla and Ankita in the video.
Typical Tollywood Theen Maar Song!
2) Nee Navvula – Aadi
The song was a testament to the fact that the guy can slip into the ‘romantic hero’ roles as easily as he does in the ‘action-packed’ roles.
The song was a rage at that time and it still continues to be..
3) Paddanandi Premalo – Student No. 1
The birthday boy is seen romancing his lady on the roads of Germany.
Another song to the list of Jr. NTR’s popular romantic songs.
4) Chinnado Vaipu – Brindavanam
After romancing his heroines on screen and kicking butt royally, Jr. NTR comes back to doing what he is best at – Dancing!
He is seen grooving to this catchy number with Rambha in the video of this song. Pretty much a rage too!
This is definitely one of the most popular songs of Jr. NTR.
He is seen shaking a leg with the most prettiest ladies of town – Kajal and Samantha.
This theen maar number is a must on your playlist!
5) Vaastu Bagunde – Dammu
The star is seen dancing to 4 main dancers, who almost look the female leads of the movie.
The catchy number only makes the song more entertaining!
With the star delivering hits after hits, here’s hoping that he continues to entertain us like he usually does!
More power to the young tiger!
Chitramala wishes the star a very happy birthday!
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