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Krishna Ghattamaneni Profile, Top, Age, Circle of relatives, Affairs, Wiki & Extra

Krishna is born Siva Rama Krishna Ghattamaneni is an Indian actor, director and film producer known for his works exclusively at Telugu cinema. In a five-decade film career, Krishna has appeared in more than 350 films in a variety of roles. In 2008, he received an honorary doctorate from Andhra University. In 2009, the Indian government awarded him Padma Bhushan for his contributions to Indian cinema. He was elected Member of Parliament for the Congress Party in 1989. In 1997, he received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award – South.

Krishna was born on May 31, 1943 in the village of Burripalem, mandal of Tenali, Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh to Ghattamaneni Raghavaiah Chowdary and Ghattamaneni Nagaratnamma.

In the early years of his film career, he starred in films such as Saakshi, which was critically acclaimed at the Tashkent Film Festival in 1968. In 1972, he starred in Pandanti Kapuram, who won the National Film Award for best Telugu film. for this year. He has tried roles in different genres, including mythological, dramatic, social, cowboy, western classic, folklore, action and history.

Krishna collaborated with several directors of the time such as Adurthi Subba Rao, V. Madhusudhana Rao, K. Viswanath, Bapu, Dasari Narayana Rao and K. Raghavendra Rao. He also has the record of pairing with the same actress for more than 48 films with Vijayanirmala and 47 films with Jayaprada. In December 2012, at the age of 69, Krishna announced that he was withdrawing from politics. He played two roles in 25 films and three roles in 7 films.

He has produced numerous films in his studios Padmalaya with his brothers Hanumantha Rao and Adiseshagiri Rao and has also directed 15 films.

Krishna Ghattamaneni Biodata and Biography


Siva Rama Krishna Ghattamaneni


Superstar Krishna, Nata Shekharudu



Date Of Birth

31 May 1944


77 Years (as in 2021)

Profession / Occupation

Actor, Producer, Director, Politician  (Telugu)

Mother Tongue







Not Known

Zodiac Sign


Height / Weight

5′ 8” / 74kg

First Movie

Tene Manasulu (1965, Telugu)

First Debut Movie

Tene Manasulu (1965, Telugu)

Money Factor

Not Known

Krishna Ghattamaneni Family and Relatives


Ghattamaneni Raghavaiah 


Ghattamaneni Nagaratnamma 


G. Hanumantha Rao, G. Adhiseshagiri Rao


Aliveelumangamma, Lakshmi

Marital Status



Indira Devi (m. 1961)
Vijaya Nirmala (m. 1969)


Padmavathi, Manjula, Priyadarshini

Sons Ramesh Babu (Actor, Producer)
Mahesh Babu (Actor, Producer)
Girlfriends/ Affairs Vijaya Nirmala

Krishna Ghattamaneni Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimeters

176 cm

Height in Meters

1.76 m

Height in Feet Inches

5′ 8”



Body Measurement


Chest Size

42 inches

Waist Size

32 inches

Biceps Size

15 inches

Eye Colour

Dark Brown

Hair Colour


Krishna Ghattamaneni Favorites

Favorite Colour

White, Blue

Favorite Actor

Favorite Actress

Favorite Food Indian Food
Hobbies Acting, Reading Novels
Favorite Music Gantasala
Favorite Movies Mayabazar
Favorite Director L V Prasad
Favorite Destination India

Krishna Ghattamaneni Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification



Not Known

College / University

CRR College, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh


Not Known

Krishna Ghattamaneni Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place

Burripalem, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India

Home Town

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Present Residence

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

House Address

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Phone No / Mobile No

Not Known

Email ID

Not Known


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Krishna Ghattamaneni Awards, Honours, Achievements

Civilian Awards

2009: Padma Bhushan

Nandi Awards

1974: Best Actor for Alluri Seetha Rama Raju

Other Awards

1997: Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award (South)
2003: NTR National Award


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