Pawan Kalyan (born Konidela Kalyan Babu; 2 September 1971) is an Indian film actor, screenwriter, stunt coordinator, philanthropist, and politician. His film works are predominantly in Telugu cinema. He is the youngest brother of the popular actor Chiranjeevi. Kalyan made his acting debut in the 1996 Telugu film Akkada Ammayi Ikkada Abbayi. In 1998, he starred in Tholi Prema, which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu for that year.He is known for his works in the films Gokulamlo Seetha, Suswagatam, Tholi Prema,Thammudu, Badri, Kushi, Jalsa, Gabbar Singh, for which he received the Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu, Gopala Gopala and Attarintiki Daredi, which became one of the highest grossing Telugu films of all time and stood as the highest grossing Telugu movie for a brief period of time. He was listed 26th in 2013, 69th in 2017 and 24th in 2018 respectively in the Forbes India list of top 100 Celebrities . He produces films under the banners Anjana Productions and Pawan Kalyan Creative Works.In March 2014 he entered into politics, founding the Jana Sena Party. During that period, Kalyan was listed by Google as the most searched Indian celebrity politician on Google Search.Pawan Kalyan was widely known for his philanthropic work. He founded a charitable trust called Common Man Protection Force (CMPF). This trust was known to assist citizens who fall under EWS in states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. He holds black belt in karate and also specialized in various martial arts which he depicts in his films regularly. He is well known for his mannerisms and stylish fight sequences which he depicts in his movies regularly. He was also invited to Harvard University to deliver a speech in 14th edition of India Conference 2017 along with Madhavan.
Kalyan has been married three times: to Nandini from 1997 to 2007, to Renu Desai from 2009 to 2012 and to Anna Lezhneva since 2013. He has a son named Akira Nandan and a daughter named Aadya with Renu Desai and a daughter named Polena Anjana Pawanovna and a son named Mark Shankar Pawanovich with Anna Lezhneva.
Kalyan was born as Konidela Kalyan Babu to Konidela Venkat Rao and Anjana Devi in Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh. He is the younger brother of Chiranjeevi and Nagendra Babu. He started using the name "Pawan" after a martial arts presentation he organized to demonstrate his training. He holds a black belt in karate.Kalyan is also the uncle of actors Ram Charan, Varun Tej, Sai Dharam Tej and Allu Arjun.
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Chal Mohan Ranga
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Shankar Dada MBBS
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Shart: The Challenge
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Badri (Telugu: బద్రి) is a Telugu film which is written and directed by Puri Jagannadh. It starred Pawan Kalyan, Amisha Patel, and Renu Desai in lead roles. This was Ramana Gogula's second time workin...
A wastrel is the youngest son of a family. His brother and friend dote on him while his father scolds him. He is in love with Aditi and he keeps telling lies to her. Jaanu loves Subrahmanyam so much t...
This movie starts with a college boy, Ganesh Pawan Kalyan, who had been following a girl, Sandhya (Devayani), for the past four years; trying to express his love. Many times before Sandhya had warned ...
Muddu Krishnayya is a rich man who has a spoiled brat named Kalyan. The rich and careless youth can't have every weakness that Kalyan has.
Akkada Ammayi Ikkada Abbayi
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