Nani’s real name Naveen Babu Ghanta. Did you know that?
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Nani was born on 24 February 1984 (age 37 years;) in Hyderabad, Telangana. He is an actor, producer, and assistant director by profession. Nani made his film debut with the 2008 romantic comedy Ashta Chamma.
Family, Caste, Religion
Naveen Babu Ghanta was born into a Hindu family in Hyderabad, Telangana. He belongs to the Kamma caste.
He was born to Rambabu Ghanta and Vijayalakshmi Ghanta. He has a sister named Deepthi Ghanta.
Naveen Babu is married to Anjana Yelavarthy on 27th October 2012. The couple has a son named Arjun Babu, born in 2017.
Nani is 5 ft 9 inches (in cm: 175 cm) tall. His figure measurements are 40 inches chest, 30 inches waist, and 12 inches biceps. He has dark brown eyes with black hair.
Nani did his schooling at St. Alphonsa’s High School in Hyderabad and completed graduation from Narayana Junior College, Hyderabad, and Wesley Degree College, Secunderabad.
Nani started his career as a Radio Jockey in 98.3 FM.
Nani made his film debut in Ashta Chamma in 2008.
He then starred in commercially successful films such as Ride (2009), Bheemili Kabaddi Jattu (2010), Ala Modalaindi (2011), Pilla Zamindar (2011), Eega (2012), Gentleman (2016), Nenu Local (2017), Ninnu Kori (2017), MCA (2017), Jersey (2019), Nani’s Gang Leader (2019) and V (2020).
Nani’s upcoming ventures in 2021 include Tuck Jagadish alongside Ritu Varma, Shyam Singha Roy alongside Sai Pallavi and Krithi Shetty, and Ante Sundaraniki alongside Nazriya.
As a Producer
In 2013, Nani produced his first film, D for Dopidi, which became a commercial success at the box office.
In 2018, his second production venture under the banner of Wall Poster Cinema, Awe was also a critical and commercial success. In the same year, Nani hosted the second season of the Telugu reality TV show Bigg Boss.
His performance in Jersey (2019) is regarded as one of the “100 Greatest Performances of the Decade” by Film Companion.
Naveen Babu Ghanta’s performances in various films earned him two state Nandi Awards, one Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor – South, and two nominations in Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu. Nani also won an award in the Best Hero category at the 2013 Toronto After Dark Film Festival.
Nani’s net worth in 2021 is $17 Million (in rupees: 127 Crore). He earns money through acting, producing a film, photoshoots, and as a brand ambassador.
Nani owns car like Range Rover Vogue, BMW 5 Series, Toyota Fortuner, Toyota Innova Crysta.
Nani’s interview with IndiaGlitz media: