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Wednesday, August 29, 2007

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO DON



ఆక్కినేని నాగార్జున, he born on August 29, 1959 in Chennai, India (48 years)
About Nagarjuna
His first movie Vikram released on May 23, 1986 was a remake of the Hindi film Hero. After acting in four films, he acted in Majnu as a tragedy hero; similar roles were known to be his father's forte. He acted with his father in the movie Collectorgari Abbayi. His first big hit was Akhari Poraatam co-starring Sridevi that ran for 100 days in 12 centers. Geethanjali a love story directed by Maniratnam followed by Shiva an action film directed by Ram Gopal Varma were highly successful and established him as one of the top heroes. He was known for encouraging new directors such as Ram Gopal Varma by giving them a chance to make movies with him. He also made his Bollywood debut with the Hindi remake of Shiva. Movies such as President Gari Pellam and Hello Brother gave him the status of a mass hero. After that, Ninne Pelladutha directed by Krishna Vamsi followed and was a huge hit. Later, he took up the challenge of portraying Annamacharya, the legendary singer/poet of medieval times in the movie Annamayya It ran for 100 days in 42 centers and is one of the biggest hits in Tollywood. He won the National Award for this role in Special Jury. He is the only actor in Tollywood to receive this award.
In 2004, Nagarjuna had two releases, Nenunnanu and Mass, the latter going on to become a hit.[1]. In 2005, Nagarjuna had one release, Super. Super didn't reach upto the exceptations. In 2006, Nagarjuna had two releases, Sri Ramadasu, a period film based on the life of great saint-composer Ramadasu, directed by K. Raghavendra Rao, and Boss, I Love You. Sri Ramadasu was a big hit at box office however Boss, I Love You was a flop.[2] His next project is Don, which is directed by Raghava Lawrence.
Nagarjuna Movies Details Till now

2007
Don-Don-Filming

2006
Boss I Love You-Gopal Krishna

Sri Ramadasu-Gopanna/Sri Ramadasu
2005
Super-Akhil-Nomination, Filmfare Best Actor Award (Telugu)
2004
Mass-Ganesh aka Mass-dubbed into tamil
Nenunnanu-Venu

2003
LOC Kargil-Maj. Padmapani Acharya, 2 Rajputana Rifles-Hindi
Shivamani 9848022338-Shivamani

2002
Manmadhudu-Abhiram

Agni Varsha-Yavakri-Hindi
Santosham-Karthikeya aka Karthik-Winner, Nandi Award for Best Actor
2001
Snehamante Idera-Aravind
Akasa Veedhilo-Chandu
Bava Nachadu-Ajay

Eduruleni Manishi-Surya Murthy/Satya Murthy
2000
Azad-Azad

Ninne Premista-Srinivas

Nuvvu Vastavani-Chinni
1999
Ravoyi Chandamama-Sashi
Seetaramaraju-Ramaraju
1998
Zakhm-Raman Desai-Hindi
Chandralekha-Seeta Rama Rao

Auto Driver-Jagan
Aavida Maa Aavide

Vikranth-AngaareyRaja
1997
Ratchagan-Ajay
Annamayya-Annamayya-Winner, Nandi Award for Best ActorWinner, National Film Award for Special Jury
1996
Ninne Pelladutha-Seenu

Mr. Bechara-Ajay
Ramudochhadu-Ram
Vajram-Chakri
1995
Criminal-Ajay Kumar-Hindi
Gharana Bullodu-Raju
1994
Criminal-Ajay Kumar
Hello Brother-Deva/Ravi Varma
Govinda Govinda

1993
Allari Alludu-Kalyan
Varasudu-Vinay
Rakshana-Bose
1992
President Gari Pellam
Drohi-Raghav/Shekhar-Hindi
Antham-Raghav
Khuda Gawah-Insp. Raja Mirza-Hindi
1991
Killer-Eeshwar
Jaitrayatra
Santhi Kranthi
Chaitanya-Chaitanya
Nirnayam-Vamsi Krishna
1990
Shiva-Shiva-Hindi
Iddaru Iddare

Neti Siddhaartha
Prema Yuddham
1989
Shiva-Shiva-Winner, Filmfare Best Actor Award (Telugu)
Agni

Geethanjali-Prakash
Vicky Daada-Vikram
Vijay
1988
Janaki Ramudu
Murali Krishnudu-Murali Krishna
Chinna Babu

Aakhari Poratam
Vihari

1987
Kirayi Dada
Agni Putrudu
Collector Gari Abbai
Sankeertana
Majnu
Aranyakanda
1986
Captain Nagarjuna
Vikram-Vikram

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