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Nani Profile, Top, Weight, Age, Circle of relatives, Affairs, Biography & Extra

Nani was born February 24, 1984 under the name of Naveen Babu Ghanta, is an Indian film actor, producer, media personalities and television presenter. He was an assistant director and worked with Srinu Vaitla and Bapu before becoming RJ at the World Space Satellite in Hyderabad.

Nani was raised in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. He was educated at St. Alphonsa High School, then studied at Narayana Junior College in S.R Nagar before graduating from Wesley.

Nani got engaged on August 12, 2012 to Anjana Yelavarthy. The couple was married on October 27th of this year at a private ceremony in the city.

Nani made her film debut in 2008 with the hit romantic comedy Ashta Chamma. He then starred in commercial hit movies

In 2013, Nani produced his first film, D for Dopidi, which became a commercial success at the box office. His second production, Awe, was released in 2018.

In 2018, Nani hosted Bigg Boss Telugu 2, the second season of popular reality show Bigg Boss, in Telugu. The second season began on June 10, 2018 and ended on September 30, 2018.

He won the State Nandi Award for Best Actor for Yeto Vellipoyhi Manasu, as well as the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor – South for Bhale Bhale Magadivoy. He has also been nominated twice for Best Actor in Telugu, Filmfare, for the Bhale Bhale Magadivoy and Gentleman films. His fans call him “Natural Star”. He is considered one of the most popular stars of Telugu cinema.

Nani Biodata and Biography


Naveen Babu Ghanta


Nani, Natural Star



Date Of Birth

24 February 1984


37 Years (as in 2021)

Profession / Occupation

Actor, Producer, TV Presenter (Telugu)

Mother Tongue








Zodiac Sign


Height / Weight

5′ 9” / 60kg

First Movie

Ashta Chamma (2008, Telugu)

First Debut Movie

Ashta Chamma (2008, Telugu)

Money Factor

6 Crores/film

Nani Family and Relatives


Rambabu Ghanta


Vijayalakshmi Ghanta




Deepthi Ghanta

Marital Status

Married (27 October 2012)


Anjana Yelavarthy



Sons Arjun (born in 2017)
Girlfriends/ Affairs Anjana Yelavarthy

Nani Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimeters

175 cm

Height in Meters

1.75 m

Height in Feet Inches

5′ 9”



Body Measurement


Chest Size

40 inches

Waist Size

30 inches

Biceps Size

12 inches

Eye Colour

Dark Brown

Hair Colour


Nani Favorites

Favorite Colour


Favorite Actor

Favorite Actress

Savitri, Sridevi, Keerthy Suresh
Favorite Food Idli Sambar, Khichdi
Hobbies Travelling
Favorite Director Mani Ratnam, Bapu, Gautham Menon, Krishna Vamsi
Favorite Movies Bollywood: The Hangover (2009)
Hollywood: Life of Pi (2012)
Telugu: Galipatam (2014)
Favorite Music Director Ilaiyaraaja
Favorite Song “Bhale Bhale Magadivoy” from the film ‘Maro Charitra’ (1978)
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Destination Tirumala, Australia

Nani Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification



St. Alphonsa’s High School, Hyderabad

College / University

Narayana Junior College, Hyderabad
Wesley Degree College, Secunderabad


Not Known

Nani Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Home Town

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Present Residence

Gachibowli, Hyderabad, Telangana, India

House Address

A villa near Gachibowli, Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Phone No / Mobile No

Not Known

Email ID

Not Known


Not Known

Nani Awards, Honours, Achievements

Nandi Awards

2013: Best Actor for Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu
2016: Special Jury Award for Gentleman

Filmfare Awards South

2015: Best Critics Actor – South for Bhale Bhale Magadivoy


2012: Rising Male Hero for Eega

Vijay Award

2011: Best Debut Actor for Veppam

Toronto After Dark

2012: Best Hero for Eega

Zee Cine Awards Telugu

2017: Boy Next Door for Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha
2017: Golden Star of the Year for Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha
2020: Favorite Actor of the Year Male for Jersey

TSR-TV9 National Film Awards

2017: Special Jury Award for Popular Choice for Gentleman

Critics Choice Film Awards

2020: Best Actor – Male for Jersy

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