Chiranjeevi made his acting debut with the 1978 hit film Punadhirallu. He then went on to star in several big-budget Telugu films, most of which turned out to be box-office success.
In a career spanning of over four decades, he has been the recipient of numerous awards and accolades including 10 filmfare awards and 4 Nandi awards.
The superstar is currently awaiting the release of two films – Bobby’s ‘Walter Veerayya’, and Meher Ramesh’s ‘Bholaa Shankar’, which is the Telugu remake of the Tamil superhit film, ‘Vedalam’. He was last seen in Godfather alongside Salman Khan and Godfather.