Ram Charan

Ram Charan (Aka) Ram Charan Teja Konidala

 Hyderabad, Telangana, India
 Chirutha (2007)

About Me

Ram Charan was born to Telugu actor Chiranjeevi and Surekha. He has two sisters. He is the grandson of Allu Rama Lingaiah and the nephew of Nagendra Babu, Pawan Kalyan, and Allu Aravind. He is the cousin of Allu Arjun, Varun Tej and Sai Dharam Tej. Charan got married to Upasana Kamineni, the vice-chairman of Apollo Charity and chief editor of B Positive magazine, in Hyderabad on 1 December 2011. Upasana is the granddaughter of Prathap C. Reddy, the Executive Chairman of the Apollo Hospitals. Subsequently, they got married on 14 June 2012 at the Temple Trees Farm House. He is popularly known as Mega Power Star of Telugu Cinema. Ram Charan ranked #69 in 2013 India's Forbes list with earnings of 12.67 crore (US$1.9 million). In early July 2015, he started his own Hyderabad-based airline business called TruJet. In 2007, Ram Charan made his film debut as the leading man in the film Chirutha.

His performance in the film earned him a Filmfare Best South Debutant Award and Nandi Special Jury Award. After the release of the 2009 blockbuster Magadheera, which was only his second film, directed by S.S.Rajamouli Charan established himself as one of the leading contemporary actors of Tollywood. His next film was Rachcha directed by Sampath Nandi. The film released on 5 April 2012 and was declared a commercial success. Ram Charan's new movie titled Bruce Lee under Srinu Vaitla's direction, released in October 2015. He is also scheduled to appear in his Uncle Pawan Kalyan's production. He is named as the producer of a film under the direction of Puri Jagannadh which will star his father.