Nara Rohit (born 25 July 1984) is an Indian actor and producer works in Telugu films. An alumnus of New York Film Academy, Rohit is known for works such as Baanam (2009), Solo (2011), Prathinidhi (2014), Rowdy Fellow (2014), Asura (2015) and Jyo Achyutananda (2016). He owns the production house Aran Media Works.[2]

Nara Rohit
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Born (1984-07-25) 25 July 1984 (age 37)[1]
Alma materAnna University
New York Film Academy
Occupation
  • Actor
  • Producer
  • PlayBack Singer
Years active2009–present
Parent(s)Nara Ramamurthy Naidu (father)
FamilySee Nandamuri–Nara family

Early lifeEdit

Nara Rohit is the son of Nara Ramamurthy Naidu, the brother of N. Chandrababu Naidu, the former chief minister of Andhra Pradesh. He did his schooling in Hyderabad and Intermediate in Vignan College at Vadlamudi. He did his B.Tech. in Industrial Bio Technology at Anna University, Chennai.[3] He then did a course in acting from New York Film Academy, New York and film making course in Los Angeles.[4]

CareerEdit

Rohit made his acting debut with Baanam,[5] directed by first time director Chaitanya Dantuluri,[6] which was released on 16 September 2009.[7] The film was critically acclaimed.[citation needed] He got moderate success with his second film Solo, which was released on 25 November 2011 and directed by Parasuram.[8] In 2012, he did a special role in Ravi Teja's Sarocharu.[9]

In 2013, he worked with director Srinivas Raga on Okkadine, co-starring Nithya Menon. The film was not successful at the box office.[10][11] He was the narrator for the film Swamy Ra Ra, starring Nikhil Siddharth and Swati Reddy.[12]

On the eve of Rohit's birthday, the movie Balakrishnudu's motion poster was released, which featured him in a toned body.[13][14] Shutting out all the body shaming comments against him, the actor revealed his fit and healthy transformed body.[15][16] The poster received a positive response. A great support and encouragement from director Pavan Mallela helped him to put off weight – quoted the actor in an interview with TV9.[17]

FilmographyEdit

Key
  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Role Notes Ref.
2009 Baanam Bhagat Panigrahi Debut in as lead role
2011 Solo Gautam
2012 Sarocharu Gautam
2013 Okkadine Surya
Swamy Ra Ra N/A As narrator
2014 Prathinidhi Srinu
Rowdy Fellow Rana Prathap Jayadev
2015 Asura N. Dharma Teja
2016 Tuntari Raju
Savitri Rishi Also singer of "Teenmaar" song
Raja Cheyyi Vesthe Raja Ram
Jyo Achyutananda Achyut
Shankara Shankar
Appatlo Okadundevadu Imtiyaz Ali
2017 Shamanthakamani Ranjith Kumar
Okkadu Migiladu N/A As narrator
Kathalo Rajakumari Arjun Chakravarthy
Balakrishnudu Balakrishna aka Balu
Mental Madhilo Bus passenger Cameo appearance
2018 Needi Naadi Oke Katha Philanthropist Cameo appearance
Aatagallu Siddharth
Veera Bhoga Vasantha Rayalu Deepak Reddy
2022 Pandagala Vachadu  TBA Filming [18]
Annaganaga Dakshadhilo  TBA Filming [18]
Shabdham  TBA Filming [18]
Madrasi  TBA Filming [18]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Nara Rohit celebrates birthday". indiaglitz.com. 25 July 2011. Retrieved 11 February 2013.
  2. ^ "24 frames factory launch". cinejosh.com. 21 July 2015. Retrieved 23 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Interview with Nara Rohith". idlebrain.com. Retrieved 21 December 2012.
  4. ^ "Nara Rohit Celebrates his Birthday Today". supergoodmovies.com. Archived from the original on 12 November 2012. Retrieved 7 December 2012.
  5. ^ "Nara Rohit in the foot steps of Kalyan Ram..." aroundandhra.com. Retrieved 12 February 2015.
  6. ^ "Aswini Dutt to introduce Nara Rohit". ragalahari.com. Retrieved 7 December 2012.
  7. ^ "Banam - Movie Review". telugucinema.com. Archived from the original on 23 April 2012. Retrieved 7 December 2012.
  8. ^ "Solo Telugu Movie review". idlebrain.com. Retrieved 7 December 2012.
  9. ^ "Sarocharu – A different Ravi Teja film". 123telugu.com. Retrieved 11 February 2013.
  10. ^ "Okkadine isn't appealing". rediff.com. Retrieved 4 March 2013.
  11. ^ "Okkadine – A messed up revenge saga". 123telugu.com. Retrieved 4 March 2013.
  12. ^ "Nara Rohith's voice over for Swamy Ra Ra". 123telugu.com. Retrieved 12 March 2013.
  13. ^ "Balakrishnudu Movie First Look Released : Nara Rohit Rohit Comes in Stylish Avatar". PRESSKS.
  14. ^ "Impressive new look of Nara Rohith". Telugu Cinema.
  15. ^ "Get Ready For Nara Six Pack Hero". Tupaki.
  16. ^ "Nara Rohit's six-pack treat in his next". 123 Telugu.
  17. ^ "Reason behind Nara Rohit's Six Pack Body ! - TV9". TV9.
  18. ^ a b c d "Upcoming Movies of #NaraRohit to watch out for". FilmiBeat. Retrieved 26 June 2021.

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