Nani (Naveen Babu Ghanta) Wiki, Age, Caste, Net Worth

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Naveen Babu Ghanta (Nani)
Naveen Babu Ghanta (Nani)


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.

Nani at stage
Nani at stage

Family, Caste, Religion

Naveen Babu Ghanta was born into a Hindu family in Hyderabad, Telangana. He belongs to the Kamma caste.

Nani with his mother and sister
Nani with his mother and sister

He was born to Rambabu Ghanta and Vijayalakshmi Ghanta. He has a sister named Deepthi Ghanta.

Navven Babu with his father childhood photo
Navven Babu with his father childhood photo
Nani with his sister Deepthi in childhood photo
Nani with his sister Deepthi in childhood photo
Nani with his sister Deepthi Ghanta
Nani with his sister Deepthi Ghanta

Wife, Son

Naveen Babu is married to Anjana Yelavarthy on 27th October 2012. The couple has a son named Arjun Babu, born in 2017.

Nani with his son Arjun Ghanta
Nani with his son Arjun Ghanta

Nani Biodata

Real nameNaveen Babu Ghanta
Date of Birth24 February 1984
Age37 years
Father’s NameRambabu Ghanta
Mother’s NameVijayalakshmi Ghanta
Sister’s nameDeepthi Ghanta
WifeAnjana Yelavarthy
SonArjun Babu

Body Measurements

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 as a RJ in 98.3 FM
Nani as a RJ 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 works
Nani works

Net Worth

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.

Car Collection

Nani owns car like Range Rover Vogue, BMW 5 Series, Toyota Fortuner, Toyota Innova Crysta.


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