Meka Srikanth Biography, Facts & Life Story

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Age 54 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth 23 March 1968

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 5 ft 9 inches (1.75 m)
Weight 75 kg (165 lbs)
Waist 34 inches
Body Type Build
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Salt & Pepper
Nickname Srikanth
Full Name Meka Srikanth
Profession Actor
Nationality Indian
Birthplace Gangavathi, Karnataka, India
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Aries

Meka Srikanth is an uprising Indian movie actor, who is mainly recognized for his works in Telugu movies. He has earned one Filmfare Award South and two state Nandi Awards. He has appeared in movies like Swarabhishekam, which earned National Film Award for the Best Feature Telugu for the year 2004, and Virodhi, premiered at Indian view segment, at International Film Festival 2011. Sri Rama Rajyam also had an exclusive screening at Global Film Festival on 28th November, 2011.

Meka Srikanth teamed up with renowned film directors like Krishna Vamsi, S.V. Krishna Reddy, G. Neelakanta Reddy, Jayanth C. Paranjee, K. Viswanath and EVV Satyanarayana to give big hits like Vinodam, Varasudu, Aahvaanam, Egire Paavurama, Khadgam, Maa Nannaki Pelli, Pellam Oorelithe, Shankar Dada M.B.B.S., Kshemamga Velli Labamgarandi, Yemandoi Srivaru, Shankar Dada Zindabad, Oh Chinadana, Mahatma, Govindudu Andarivadele and Operation Duryodhana.

Meka Srikanth was born in Gangavathi, Karnataka, India on 23rd March 1968. He completed his B.Com in CSI Commerce College, University of Karnataka. He also received a diploma from Hyderabad film Institute. On 20th January 1997, Meka Srikanth tied the knot with Ooha, and the couple was blessed with two sons named Rohan and Roshan and a daughter named Medha. He presently resides in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. Meka was born to Jhansi Lakshmi and Parameswara Rao. He also has a sister named Nirmala and a brother named Anil Meka.

In the year 1990, Meka Srikanth got 6 months training in acting at Madhu Film Institute. His first movie titled Peoples Encounter was released in the year 1991. Meka portrayed trivial roles as supporting artist and as villain in his early career. He emerged as a leading actor with the movie titled One by Two. Meka Srikanth has appeared in more than 100 Telugu movies. His first megahit movie as a leading actor was Taj Mahal, which was directed by Muppalaneni Shiva and produced by Dr. D. Ramanaidu which was released in the year1995.

Meka Srikanth is 175 cm and 5’ 9” tall with a weight around 75 Kgs. The body size of Srikanth is Waist 34 Inches, chest 40 Inches and Biceps 14 Inches. His shoe size is 10 Inches. Srikanth has dark brown colored eyes and black hairs.

Meka Srikanth was bestowed with Nandi Special Jury Award for the movie titled Mahatma, SIIMA Award Best Supporting Actor Award for the movie titled Sarrainodu and Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Shankar Dada M.B.B.S.

Meka Srikanth Education

Qualification B.Com
College CSI College of Commerce Karnataka University, Dharwad, Karnataka

Meka Srikanth Career

Profession: Actor


Film: People’s Encounter (1991)

Family & Relatives

Father: Parameswara Rao

Mother: Jhansi Lakshmi


Uma Maheshwari

Marital Status: Married

Sivaranjani aka Ooha

Children: 3

Son(s): Roshan, Rohan

Daughter(s): Medha

Meka Srikanth Favorites

Hobbies: Watching Movies & Cricket

Favorite Actor: Rajinikanth, Daggubati Vankatesh

Favorite Food: South-Indian Cuisine

Facts You Never Knew About Meka Srikanth!

  • Is Meka Srikanth addicted to smoking?: Not Known
  • Is Meka Srikanth alcoholic?: Yes
  • He initiated his acting career as a supporting actor and portrayed trivial roles as a villain.
  • His first megahit movie in a leading role was Taj Mahal.
  • He has earned two state Nandi Awards as well as a South Filmfare Award.
  • Meka Srikanth has starred in more than 100 Tollywood movies.

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