Rana Daggubati Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Career, Lifestyle & Net Worth – Ramanaidu Daggubati also known by his stage name Rana Daggubati, is an Indian actor, producer, visual effects coordinator and photographer. He works in Telugu cinema, Tamil cinema and Hindi cinema.
|Birth / Real Name||Ramanaidu Daggubati|
|Profession||Actor, Producer, visual effects co-ordinator and photographer|
|Date of Birth||14th December , 1984|
|Age (as of 2018)||33 years old|
|Birth Place||Chennai, Tamilnadu, India|
|Currently Living In||Film Nagar, Hyderabad, India|
|Zodiac / Star Sign||Sagittarius|
|Professional debut||Leader in 2010|
|Net worth||$24 million (Rs.152 crore)|
|School||Hyderabad Public School, Hyderabad|
|College||Chennai Film School, Chennai|
|Educational Qualification||Graduate (Industrial Photography)|
|Father||Daggubati Suresh Babu|
Career and Lifestyle Info:
Daggubati first movie was Leader, in Telugu, which was directed by Shekhar Kammula. It was one of his biggest successes. Rana made his Bollywood debut with the film Dum Maaro Dum , which released on 22 April 2011. The Times of India called it a “dashing debut”. Rana was voted “The Most Promising Newcomer of 2011” in the Times Of India poll. He was listed at number 20 on the Times of India’s Most Desirable Men for the year 2011. In 2012, he was voted as the 10th most desirable man in India, in the poll conducted by The Times of India.
- After completing his photography course in Chennai, he returned to Hyderabad and modelled for a few ads and started assisting at the studio. There he learned about the 3D camera, after which he along with his father set up a visual effects DI unit in Hyderabad, where he worked for 5 years.
He played a professional killer in the film Nenu Naa Rakshasi, under Puri Jagannath’s direction, which was a box office bomb. His first release in 2012 was Naa Ishtam, which was followed by his second Hindi film Department. He next starred in Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum, directed by Krish, which became a box office success. He made his debut in Tamil through Thala Ajith Kumar’s Aarambam. Rana did a cameo role in Ayan Mukerji’s Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani.
In 2013, he joined two big budget projects, Gunasekhar’s Rudhramadevi and S. S. Rajamouli’s Baahubali, in which he is the lead antagonist.Rana played Bhallaladeva, the cousin of Baahubali, who had negative shades and received unprecedented appreciation from critics. Baahubali: The Beginning was released worldwide in July 2015 and was the highest-grossing film in India at the time of its release. The concluding film of the series Baahubali 2: The Conclusion , became the first Indian film to cross 1000 crore and is currently the second highest grossing Indian film. In 2017, he did India’s first underwater film, The Ghazi Attack. It opened to very positive reviews.
After Baahubali 2’s epic release, he further did a Telugu political Thriller movie Nene Raju Nene Mantri in which he plays a Politician with grey shades, alongside Kajal Aggarwal. This film too received positive reviews for Rana’s acting and screen presence. The film, also called NRNM, was also released in Tamil as Naan Aanaiyittal and in Malayalam as Raja Kireedam. It was also dubbed into Hindi as Main Hi Raja Main Hi Mantri. Along with the movies, he also starred in a web series called Social. Further, he hosted a Telugu Television programme, No 1. Yaari, which created highest TVP values for a Telugu TV show.He also dubbed for the character Thanos in the Telugu dubbed version of Avengers Infinity War.
Rana Daggubati Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Career, Lifestyle & Net Worth
|Height Meters (approx.)||188 cm, 1.88 m|
|Height Feet/Inches (approx.)||6 feet 2 inches|
|Weight in Kg (approx.)||102 kg|
|Weight in Pounds (approx.)||225 lbs|
|Chest in Inches||46 Inches|
|Biceps in Inches||18.5 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||35 Inches|
|Hobbies||Photography, boxing, diving, cooking|
|Favourite Food||Haleem, biryani, grilled shrimpushi, sashimi, sushi, chicken Afghani, chicken Pakistani, talawa gosht|
|Favourite Actor||Kamal Hassan, Akshay Kumar|
|Favourite Actress||Katrina Kaif|
|Favorite movie||Piku, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, 3 Idiots, PK|
Rana is most known for playing the role of Bhallaladeva, the cousin of Baahubali in the Baahubali series – Baahubali: The Beginning and the concluding part Baahubali 2: The Conclusion.
Family and Personal Info:
Rana was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, to Telugu film producer Daggubati Suresh Babu. Who is a part of the Daggubati-Akkineni Family. His paternal grandfather was Tollywood film producer D. Ramanaidu. His paternal uncle Venkatesh and his cousin Naga Chaitanya are also actors in the film industry. Rana revealed in 2016 that he is blind in his right eye, and his left eye is a transplanted one.The surgery was done in L. V.Prasad hospital, Hyderabad. Another surgery was done on his right eye when he was 14,but was unsuccessful. He did his schooling in Hyderabad and Chennai from Hyderabad Public School and Chettinad Vidyashram. He lives with his family at his home in Hyderabad. Rana imporved his acting by going to Barry John’s acting school in Mumbai He also learned martial arts after which went to a stunt school in the US.