Tollywood, also known as the Telugu film industry, is another famous film industry in India. The popularity of the Tollywood film industry is increasing day by day because of the movies made in Tollywood are competing with the world cinema. In the Telugu film industry, many actors and actresses work, and out which some get the tag of superstar. Today in this article, we discuss one such superstar of the Telugu film industry whose popularity is at the top and whose fan following is in millions. Today in this article, we discuss the biography of none other than Ram Charan.

About

  • Real/Full Name: Konidela Ram Charan Teja
  • Nick Name: Cherry
  • Popular Name: Ram Charan (Mega Power Star)
  • Professions: Actor, Film producer, Entrepreneur
  • Age: 37 Years (in 2022)
  • Date of Birth/Birthday: 27 March 1985
  • Religion: Hindu
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Birth Place: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Residence: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Home Town: Hyderabad, Telangana, India
  • Marital Status: Married (On 14 June 2012 to Upasana Kamineni)

There are many actors who work in the Telugu film industry or in Tollywood, but Ram Charan is one of the most popular actors in Tollywood. He is one of the top paid actors in the Telugu film industry. Apart from being a successful actor, he is also a successful film producer and entrepreneur. He is also a great dancer. Due to his great acting, he also won many awards like Filmfare and Nandi award. We all know him by the name of Ram Charan, but his real name is Konidela Ram Charan Teja, and he is also known by other names such as Mega Power Star and Cherry. There are millions of fans of Ram Charan all over the world.

Early Life

Ram Charan
Ram Charan family

He belongs to a very popular and famous family in South India. He is the Grandson of Allu Rama Lingaiah, and Nagendra Babu (film producer), Pawan Kalyan (actor) is his uncle, and his cousin is a superstar like Allu Arjun, Varun Tej, and Sai Dharam Tej. Superstar Ram Charan was born in the year 1985 on 27 March. He was born in Madras (Madras is the early name of today’s Chennai). His father’s name is Chiranjeevi, and his mother’s name is Surekha. Chiranjeevi is also a superstar in the Telugu film industry. He is an actor and former politician. He also has one elder and one younger sister and named Sushmita (Elder) and Srija (Younger).

Education

Ram Charan was a bright student in his childhood; during his childhood, he studied in many schools; first, he enrolled at Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan, which is in Chennai; after this, he took admitted to Lawrence School, which is in the City Lovedale, after studying here he was admitted to The Hyderabad Public School, Begumpet, and again for further education and bright career he took admission in one of the very famous colleges in Hyderabad St. Mary’s College. Due to belonging to a family with a film industry background, he also wanted to be part of this industry, and seeing his interest, he took admitted to one of the very famous acting schools in Mumbai, Maharashtra, whose name is Kishore Namit Kapoor’s acting school.

Acting Career

Ram Charan
Ram Charan

After completing his education, he wanted to be an actor, and due to this, he took acting training form many famous acting institutes; and also gave auditioned for many movies, and he got a chance to be part of a film in the year 2007. Inspired by his Acting capabilities, famous director Puri Jagannadh decided to give him the main lead actor in his film Chirutha. He plays the role of Charan in this film, and C. Ashwini Dutt produced this movie. This movie was also successful at the box office, and Ram Charan won many awards for this movie, including Filmfare Male best debut award.

Ram Charan
Ram Charan

After this, in the year 2009, his second movie was released, and this movie established him as one of the best actors or upcoming superstars of Tollywood or the Telugu film industry. The name of the film was Magadheera which was directed by the famous director of today’s time S. S. Rajamouli. He played a dual role in this film and won the hearts of millions of people worldwide. This movie was successful at the box office, and after this, his popularity increased so much. This movie broke many box office records and also became the highest-grosser Telugu film at that time. After working in Magadheera in the year 2010, he was part of the film Orange which was directed by Bommarillu Bhaskar and also written by him. After its release, this film did not get any appreciation and also did not do well at the box office, but over time this film became a cult film.

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In the year 2012, he got the offer for the film Racha and got a chance to play the role of a gambler; in this film, he played the role of Betting Raj, and the director of this movie was Sampath Nandi. This film was able to win the heart of the audience and was also successful at the box office. Due to the success of this film, he got a chance to be part of two other films in the year 2013; Naayak was the first film of him in 2013, and in this film, he again played a dual role, this film was directed by V. V. Vinayak, and this film was very successful at the box office, and the popularity of Ram Charan increased so much, and due to this in the same year, he got a chance to be part of Bollywood or Hindi Cinema. He got a chance to play the role of an ACP, Vijay Khanna, in the film Zanjeer; Priyanka Chopra was also in the lead role in this film. His debut in Bollywood was not successful, and the film Zanjeer did not get the audience’s love and did not do well at the box office, and after this, Ram decided not to be part of Hindi films again.

Ram Charan
Ram Charan

After working in Zanjeer, the next year, he was part of two films; the first film was Yevadu and the second film was Govindudu Andarivadele, both films were successful at the box office, and he also impressed everyone with his acting. In 2015 he was part of the film Bruce Lee: The Fighter and this movie became one of the record broker films for Ram Charan. After this, he was part of many films, but the success he got from the film Rangasthalam made him a superstar in the Telugu Film industry. In the year 2015 film, Rangasthalam was released, and the director of Rangasthalam was Sukumar Bandreddi. He played the character of Chitti Babu in this film and got much applause and appreciation for this role. After the success of Rangasthalam, he was part of many movies, out of which some became box office hits, and some became flops, but in the year 2022, he got an opportunity to the part of the S. S. Rajamouli-directed film RRR, which broke the each and every record of box office, and also became a blockbuster movie. An actor like Ram Charan, N. T. Rama Rao Jr., Ajay Devgn, Shriya Saran, Alia Bhatt, Samuthirakani, Alison Doody, Ray Stevenson, and Olivia Morris was also in the lead role in this film. After working on this film, Ram Charan became very popular and made millions of fans all over the world. In the future, he will be part of many films.

Ram Charan
Ram Charan

A list of Some Movies of which Ram Charan was Part are:-

  • Chirutha
  • Orange
  • Yevadu
  • Zanjeer
  • Naayak
  • Racha
  • Rangasthalam
  • Magadheera
  • Dhruva
  • Acharya
  • RRR
  • Govindudu Andarivadele
  • Khaidi No. 150
  • Vinaya Vidheya Rama
  • Bruce Lee: The Fighter

Marriage

Ram Charan well-known superstar in the Telugu film industry, is married to Upasana Kamineni. She is the daughter of the well-known personality Shobana Kamineni and the granddaughter of Prathap C. Reddy. Upasana is the B Positive magazine Chief Editor and vice-chairman of Apollo Charity. In 2011 they engaged with one another, and after one year, in the year 2012, on June 14, they both married in Hyderabad. According to some news channels, Charan and Upasana Kamineni were friends at school.

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Total Net Worth

Ram Charan is a well-known actor in Tollywood or Telegu film industry. He is a brilliant actor, and due to this, everyone wants to cast him in their film; because of this, he is also one of the top paid actors in the Telegu film industry. He is one of the richest actors not only in Tollywood but also in India. If we talk about Ram Charan’s entire net worth, it is approximately $175 million USD or 1300 crores in Indian Rupees. He earns more than 30 crores in a year. Most of Ram Charan’s income comes from movies and brand endorsements. Moreover, he is also the producer of many movies.

Cars Collection

If we talk about the car collection of superstar Ram Charan, then the list will be very long because he is very fond of cars; he is the owner of the many best and luxury cars in the world. Some best luxury cars like Aston Martin V8 Vantage, Range Rover Autobiography, Mercedes Maybach GLS 600, Rolls-Royce Phantom, Ferrari Portofino, and many more are in the car collection of Charan. The cost of each car is more than 50 lakh, and apart from cars, he has a collection of many expensive bikes.

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House

Ram Charan spends a lot of money on his way of living. From cars to his homes, everything is quite luxurious. He lives with his family in a luxurious house in Hyderabad. His luxurious house is located in a prime location of Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. If we talk about the cost of this lovely house, then it is around 38 Crore. Apart from this house, he has also owned many flats and bungalows in India or outside India, and he also spends on many Real estate properties.

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Awards

Ram Charan

Telegu film industry superstar Ram Charan is a brilliant actor; he impressed the audience and critics through his acting, and due to this, he won many awards in different award shows till now; apart from winning the awards, he also won the heart of many people. Let’s see some awards won or received by superstar Ram Charan:-

  • In the years 2008 and 2010, he won Nandi Awards in the category of Special Jury Award for his popular movies Magadheera and Chirutha.
  • For his debut film Chirutha, he won Filmfare Awards South in the category of Best Male Debut – South in the year 2008.
  • In the year 2010, for his superhit movie Magadheera he won the South Filmfare Awards in the category of Best Actor – Telugu.
  • For the film Rangasthalam, in the year 2019, in the category of
  • Best Actor Telugu he won South Indian International Movie Awards.
  • He won two times Santosham Film Awards in the category of Best Actor in the years 2010 and 2015 for the movie Magadheera and Govindudu Andarivadele.
  • He also won CineMAA Awards ;for the film Magadheera in the year 2010 in the Best actor category.
  • In the category of Youth Icon Of India in the year 2016, he won& Asiavision Awards.
  • In the year 2019, he also won Zee Cine Awards Telugu for the film Rangasthalam in the category of Best Actor in Leading Role – Male.
  • Apart from these, he also won or was nominated for many awards.

Ram Charan Body Measurements/Physical Statistics

  • Height in Feet Inches: 5 ”8.5″
  • Weight in Kilograms: 75 kg
  • Chest Size: 42 Inches
  • Waist Size: 30 Inches
  • Biceps Size: 15 Inches
  • Eye Colour: Brown
  • Hair Colour: Light Brown

Ram Charan Education Qualifications

  • School: Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan School, Chennai, Lawrence School, Lovedale, The Hyderabad Public School, Begumpet, and St. Mary’s College, Hyderabad.
  • Acting Classes: Kishore Namit Kapoor’s acting school, Mumbai.
  • Qualification at Education Level: Not known about Education qualification

Ram Charan Things and Like & Dislike

  • Favourite Actor: Tom Hanks
  • Favourite Actress: Sridevi
  • Favourite Color: White
  • Favourite Film: Gladiator and Khaidi
  • Favourite Destination: New Zealand and London
  • Favourite Food: Biriyani.
  • Hobbies: Cooking, Reading and Horse riding

Ram Charan Family Details

  • Father Name: Chiranjeevi
  • Mother Name: Surekha Konidela
  • Sister Name: Sushmita (Elder) and Srija (Younger)
  • Wife Name: Upasana Kamineni
  • Brother Name: No Brother

Ram Charan Social Media

  • Instagram: Instagram.com
  • Facebook: Facebook.com
  • Twitter: Twitter.com

Conclusion

Ram Charan is a big name in the Telegu Film industry; he is considered among the superstar or legends in Tollywood. His fans are found all over the world, but his fan following in south India is at another level. Apart from being a great actor, he also works for many needy peoples and donates millions of rupes, and work for many charity. In his personal life, he is a very religious person, and he always takes part in Ayyappa Deeksha. No dought, he is the megastar of the Tollywood film Industry.

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