Nickname:Darling, Young Rebel Star
Full Name:Venkata Satyanarayana Prabhas Raju Uppalapati
Age (as of 2019):40 years old
Date of Birth:23 October 1979
Birthplace:Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Height, Weight & Physical Stats
Height:6' 1" (1.78 m)
Weight:95 kg (209 lbs)
Eye Color:Dark Brown
Prabhas is a well-known Indian films actor generally associated with Telugu movies. He was born on born 23 October 1979 in Chennai, India. Prabhas real name is “Prabhas Raju”. He made his first acting debut with drama film Eeswar in the year 2002. He also won Nandi Award for the Best Actor, for his leading role in Mirchi. Prabhas appeared in a Bollywood item song in Prabhudeva’s action movie Jackson. Hi work involves Chatrapathi, Chakram, Varsham, Mr. Perfect, Billa, Darling and Mirchi.
Prabhas Raju played his title role in S. S. Rajamouli’s megahit movie Baahubali which is the 4th highest grossing Bollywood movie of the era. He also represented his role in the sequel of Baahubali 2 which became the first ever Bollywood movie to gross more than ₹1,000 crore in a number of language within only 10 days, and it was the second top grossing Bollywood movie to date. Prabhas is considered as the first south Indian actor to have his beeswax sculpture in Madame Tussaud’s wax museum.
Prabhas is the son of film producer U. Suryanarayana Raju his father and his mother Siva Kumari. He has two siblings, a sister named Pragathi and a brother named Prabodh. Prabhas is the nephew of Uppalapati Krishnam Raju, a famous Telugu actor. He attended his DNR School, Bhimavaram with a B.Tech graduation degree from Sri Chaitanya College, Hyderabad.
In the year 2005, Prabhas appeared in the S. S. Rajamouli’s movie Chatrapathi, in which he played the role of a refugee, subjugated by goons. This movie had a 100 days run in more than 54 cinemas.
Afterward, Prabhas acted in Yogi, Pournami and Munna; an action movie released in 2007, followed by the comedy action Bujjigadu in the year 2008. In 2009, his two movies were Ek Niranjan and Billa. In 2010, Prabhas appeared in a comedy romantic movie Darling. The movie released to positive reviews by the viewers and critics. In the year 2012, Prabhas appeared in Rebel, an action movie directed by Raghava Lawrence. His next movie was Mirchi. Prabhas also rendered his voice for a short appearance for the movie Denikaina Ready.
Prabhas was also nominated by Mahindra as a brand ambassador for the brand new TUV300 Mahindra car, has made his entrance in the TV commercials with their new ads.
Facts You Never Knew About Prabhas!
- Prabhas hobbies are playing volleyball and reading books. He also made a volleyball court within his house for the movie Baahubali.
- Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Robert De Niro are his most favorite heroes.
- Deepika Padukone, Trisha Krishnan and Raveena Tandon are his most favorite Bollywood actress.
- Prabhas favorite director is Rajkumar Hirani. He has watched Munnabhai MBBS and 3 idiots more than 20 times.
- Gopichand and Allu Arjun are his best friends from industry.
- Chicken Biryani and Butter Chicken are his most favorite foods.
- London is most favorite destination of Prabhas.
- Prabhas contributed his 5 years to the movies Baahubali 1 and Baahubali 2. During this time, he didn’t give any commitment to any other film director till the closing of Baahubali 1 and 2.
Qualification: B. Tech
School: DNR School, Bhimavaram
Sri Chaitanya College, Hyderabad
College: Not Available
Debut TV Series/Movie: Film: Eeshwar (2002, Telegu)
Salary: 24 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth: $12 million
Family & Relatives
Father: Late U. Suryanarayana Raju Pragathi (Producer)
Mother: Siva Kumari
Brother(s): Pramod Uppalapati (Elder)
Sister(s): Pragathi (Elder)
Marital Status: Unmarried