Prabhas Raju Uppalapati popularly Known as “Prabhas” is an Indian film actor famous in tollywood. He is referred to as a “Young Rebal Star”. He made his first debut with Eeshwar in 2002. Later on, he worked in a blockbuster movie “Varsham” which made him won “Santosham Best Young Performer Award” in 2004. He has also won “CineMAA Award for Best Actor-Jury” for the movie “Darling” in the year 2010. Recently, he was seen in the superhit flick Baahubali-The Beginning.
The dynamic actor, Prabhas Raju was born on 23 October 1979 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He has done his schooling from DNR School at Bheemavaram and intermediate in Sri Chaitanya College at Hyderabad. He has completed his B.Tech/B.E degree. In a very little span of time, he became a trendsetter in tollywood industry. His paternal uncle Krishanam Raju is his inspiration to become a successful actor. In 2012, Prabhas has nominated for “South Indian International Moive Award” (for the Best Actor category) for the movie “Mr.Perfect”. With the film Baahubali, he became one of the most searched actors on Google in Karnataka.
Personal Profile Details
Name : Prabhas Raju
Calling name : Prabhas
Referred as : Young Rebel Star, Darling, Mr. Perfect
Date of birth : 23 October 1979
Age : 35 years
Height : 6’2″
Weight : 86 kgs (normal weight)
Weight for Baahubali movie : 200 kgs
Zodiac Sign : Scorpio
Hobbies : Watching movies
High School : DNR School, Bheemavaram
Inter College : Sri Chaitanya College
First debut movie : Eshwar, 2002
Best Friend in Tollywood : Gopichand, Allu Arjun
Religion : Hindu
Caste : Raju
“Baahubali-The Beginning” is a two-part Indian epic film, which features Young Rebel Star Prabhas and stunning actress Anushka Shetty in leads roles. Actor Rana Daggubati is seen as a villain named Bhallala Deva. The film is directed by S.S. Rajamouli and produced by Shobu Yarlagadda and Prasad Devineni under Arka Media Works banner. Prabhas made a dual role as emperor Amarendra Baahubali and Shivudu.
Prabhas was born to Suryanarayana Raju and Siva Kumari in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. His family is from Mogalturu village in West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh. He is the youngest of three children. He has an elder brother Pramod and sister Pragathee. He is the nephew of famous tollywood actor and politician Krishnam Raju. He has acquired the title “Young Rebel Star” from the prominent actor Krishnam Raju’s title “Rebel Star”.
Prabhas has finally decided to go on a holiday after nearly three years of hard work for S.S. Rajamouli-directed “Bahubali”. He along with a group of friends will soon head to Europe for a short trip. He said, “All of us who worked on the film (‘Bahubali’) deserve a holiday. I’m taking one too. I’ll be leaving to Europe shortly with a few friends from school and college. It’ll be two-week trip and once I return, we resume shoot of ‘Bahubali 2’.”
Prabhas has started his career with the movie ‘Eeshwar’ but gained recognition for the blockbuster hit romantic film ‘Varsham’. He was also seen in the family entertrainer ‘Mirchi’, opposite stunning actress Anushka Shetty. The film became super duper hit and has got great applauses from the audience. He came up with a big budget film “Baahubali” and ready for his upcoming “Baahubali-part 2”.
According to the sources, Prabhas is expected to get married soon. As per the reports, Prabhas uncle Krishnam Raju took the entire marriage responsibility and the matchmaking meet has also been conducted at their native place very recently. Prabhas is all set to bid adieu to bachelorhood very soon. As per the reports, “Prabhas future wife is not from the filmy family and around a decade younger to him. She is an engineering student and is currently studying. The Baahubali actor will get hitched in a private ceremony with his close friends and family somewhere around December”.
2004 Adavi Ramudu
2009 Ek Niranjan
2011 Mr. Perfect
2015 Baahubali: The Beginning (Part-1)
2016 Baahubali: The Conclusion (Part-2)
Awards and Nominations
2004 Santosham Film Awards (won)
2010 CineMAA Awards (won)
2004 Filmfare Awards South (won)
2012 South Indian International Movie Awards (won)
Actress : Savitri
Holiday Spot : London
Heroines : Trisha, Shreya & Jayasudha
Sport : Volley Ball
Movie : Baktha Kannappa & Geethanjali
Music Director : A.R Rahman
Hollywood Hero : Robert De Niro
Novel : Fountain Head
Flower : Tulips
Dish : Biryani
Song : Mellaga Karagani(Varsham)
Color : Black
Out Fit : Casuals
Hobbies : Watching Tv