Telugu cinema leading man who won two Filmfare Best Actor Awards for his roles in Arya and Paruga. His acting in Arya and Parugu earned him two Special Jury Awards.
He made his acting debut in the 2003 drama Gangotri.
He had roles in the 2013 films Iddarammayilatho and Race Gurram.
He is an Award-winning Telugu film actor, following in the footsteps of industry legend Nagarjuna Akkineni.