Nagendra Babu

Konidela Nagendra Babu, better known as Naga Babu, is an Indian actor and producer associated with the Telugu film industry.

Nagendra Babu
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Nagendra Babu at an Audio function
Born
Konidela Nagendra Babu

(1961-10-29) 29 October 1961 (age 59)[1]
Other namesNaga Babu
Occupation
  • Actor
  • producer
  • director
Years active1986–present
Spouse(s)Padmaja Konidela
Children
RelativesSee Allu–Konidela family

Acting careerEdit

He acts mainly in supporting roles and villain roles, though he has also played the lead role in some films. He has acted in 143, Anji, Shock, Sri Ramadasu, Chandamama and Orange. He has produced several films with his brothers, Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan under Anjana Productions. He has two children, actor Varun Tej and Niharika.[2] He currently appears in television serials[3] and is also a judge on the comedy show, Jabardasth, which aired on ETV Network.[4] Allu Aravind, his brother-in-law, is a film producer. Naga Babu is the uncle of Allu Arjun, Ram Charan Teja, Allu Sirish and Sai Dharam Tej.

Political careerEdit

Naga Babu joined Jana Sena Party established by his brother Pawan Kalyan and contested as a M.P. candidate for Narasapuram Lok Sabha constituency in the 2019 Indian general election.[5] He lost after securing 2,50,289 votes.[6][7]

FilmographyEdit

As actorEdit

All films are in Telugu. otherwise noticed

Year Film Role Notes
1986 Rakshasudu Simham
1988 Marana Mrudangam Bhillu
Trinetrudu CBI Officer
1989 Lankeswarudu Poor Educated Man in Introduction Scene Cameo appearance
1990 Kondaveeti Donga
1991 Super Express
Parishkaram Satyam / Dr. Anand
1992 420
Agreement
1994 Allarodu Sub-Inspector Ravi
1997 Rukmini
Dhairya Kannada film
1998 Bavagaru Bagunnara Himself in 'Sorry Sorry' song Cameo appearance
1999 Habba Seetha's brother Kannada film,
Remade in Telugu as Chandravamsham
Preyasi Raave Cameo appearance
2000 Kauravudu Main Lead
Hands Up! Muddu Krishna
Ganapati Jail Sentry Swami
2001 Chiranjeevulu Nagendra
Mrugaraju Appanna Dora
Murari Cameo appearance
2004 Anji Sivanna
Andaru Dongale Dorikite KK
143 Director General of Police
2005 Manasu Maata Vinadu
Okkade
Nireekshana
Seenugadu Chiranjeevi Fan
Sravanamasam
Prayatnam
Mr. Erra Babu
Vansham
Sri
2006 Shock CBI Officer
Sri Ramadasu Raavana Cameo appearance
Amma Cheppindi Sugar Trader
Bhagyalakshmi Bumper Draw Lottery Inspector
Annavaram Assistant Commissioner of Police
2007 Operation Duryodhana
Shankar Dada Zindabad Himself in Jagadeka Veeruniki Song Cameo appearance
Chandamama Ranga Rao
Godava Chief Guest for Youth Festival Cameo appearance
2008 Shubham
Premabhishekam
Aatadista Lion Rajendra
Kalidasu Police Officer, Kalidasu's Father
Michael Madana Kamaraju Archana's father
Hero Nagendra Naidu
Andamaina Abaddam
Naa Manasukemayindi
Sarkar
Aapadamokkulavaadu
Ek Police
2009 Mental Krishna
Shrishailam
Anjani Putrudu
2010 Aakasa Ramanna Isha's father
Orange Ram's neighbour Cameo appearance
Ranga The Donga Police Commissioner
2011 Mirapakay Narayana Murthy
Veera DGP K. Vijaykumar
Money Money, More Money Jagadish
Dookudu Commissioner Surya Prakash
2012 Tuneega Tuneega Ravindra Babu
Genius Raghuvaran
Vettai Gurumurthy & Thirumurthy's father Tamil film
2013 Okkadine Seenu Mama
Baadshah Balram IPS Cameo appearance
Shadow Raghuram
Tadakha Siva & Karthik's father
Greeku Veerudu
Alias Janaki Father
1000 Abaddalu Tower Star
Jagadguru Adi Shankara
Chandee CBI Officer
2014 Maaya
Choosinodiki Choosinanta
Dil Deewana Tilak
Galata
Prabhanjanam Chaitanya's Father
2015 Gaddam Gang Rowdy Director
Subramanyam for Sale NRI Rajasekhar
Bruce Lee - The Fighter Judge Ram Bhupal Cameo appearance
2016 Soggade Chinni Nayana Yama Dharma Raju
Chal Chal Gurram
2017 Khaidi No. 150 Judge
Vizhithiru Police Commissioner Tamil film
Indrajith Ravi Verma Tamil film
Kittu Unnadu Jagratha Janaki's father
Jawaan Police Commissioner
2018 Geetha Govindam Govind's father
Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava Narappa Reddy
2019 Mr. Majnu Nikitha's father
ABCD - American Born Confused Desi Aravind's father
Kempegowda 2 Kannada film
Edaina Jaragocchu

As producerEdit

He debuted as a producer with Rudraveena on the banner Anjana Productions which won the National Award, He has produced eight films.

Year Film name Cast Director Notes
1988 Rudraveena Chiranjeevi, Shobana K. Balachander Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration
Trinetrudu Chiranjeevi, Bhanupriya, Nagendra Babu A. Kodandarami Reddy
1994 Mugguru Monagallu Chiranjeevi, Nagma, Roja, Ramya Krishna K. Raghavendra Rao
1998 Bavagaru Bagunnara? Chiranjeevi, Rambha, Rachana Jayanth C. Paranjee
2000 Kouravudu Nagendra Babu, Ramya Krishna Jyoti Kumar
2004 Gudumba Shankar Pawan Kalyan, Meera Jasmine Veera Shankar Bairisetty
2006 Stalin Chiranjeevi, Trisha, Khushboo A. R. Murugadoss
2010 Orange Ram Charan, Genelia D'Souza, Shazahn Padamsee Bhaskar
2018 Naa Peru Surya Allu Arjun, Anu Emmanuel, Arjun Sarja Vakkantham Vamsi

As dubbing artistEdit

TelevisionEdit

As actorEdit

Network Series
Gemini TV Aparanji
ETV Shikaram
MAA TV Sitamalakshmi
ZEE5 Nanna Koochi

As JudgeEdit

Network Show
ETV Veera
ETV Adhurs S1 & S2
ETV Jabardasth (2013-2019)
ETV Extra Jabardasth (2015-2019)
Zee Telugu Bomma Adirindi[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Megastar Chiranjeevi's special wishes for Naga Babu on his 59th birthday". The Times of India. 29 October 2020. Archived from the original on 2 January 2021. Retrieved 1 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Nagababu Daughter Niharika Debut Movie". TNP LIVE. Hyderabad, India. 26 September 2015. Archived from the original on 26 September 2015. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Nagendra Babu and Pawan Kalyan come together". IndiaGlitz. 31 August 2006. Archived from the original on 11 November 2007. Retrieved 27 December 2010.
  4. ^ "Producers need to attend functions organized by Fans Associations". cinesiren. Archived from the original on 2 March 2013. Retrieved 28 February 2013.
  5. ^ IANS (20 March 2019). "Pawan Kalyan's Brother, Actor Naga Babu Joins Jana Sena, To Fight Polls". NDTV.com. Archived from the original on 8 July 2019. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  6. ^ "Narsapuram Election Results 2019 Live Updates (Narasapur)". News18. 23 May 2019. Archived from the original on 8 July 2019. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  7. ^ "West Godavari disappoints 'mega' family once again". The Hindu. 25 May 2019. Archived from the original on 4 June 2019. Retrieved 8 July 2019.
  8. ^ "Chandee Movie". Indiaglitz. Archived from the original on 28 May 2013. Retrieved 6 May 2013.

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