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Brahmanandam Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : February 1, 2023

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Short Biography

Outstanding comedian of the South Indian Cinema, Brahmanandam was born on 1 February 1956 in Sattenapalle, Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh, India. The prolific actor is primarily known for his work in Telugu cinema. He has also acted in Tamil, Kannada & Bollywood movies. He is also a film director.

Other Name: Brahmanandam Kanneganti, PS Brahmanandam, Kanneganti Brahmanandam
Other Professions: Comedian Film Director
Appearance: Telugu Tamil Kannada Bollywood

Brahmanandam Complete Bio & Career

Brahmanand Kanneganti is a famous actor and comedian, predominantly working in the Telugu movie industry. He is one of the highest paid actors in comic genre. He is called as comedy king of Tollywood. He has already grabbed many prestigious awards and honours for his excellent work in the industry. He also holds a Guinness World of Record for most screen credits. He had delivered more than thousands of movie till date.

Born in a village in Guntur district, he pursued his master degree in Telugu and then started his career as a lecturer. He worked at Attili, which is a town in West Godavari district. He used to perform in the inter-college competition which helped him in developing his expression and comic abilities. Director Jandhyala Subramanya Sastry was the one who supported him and played a major role in his entry in the movie industry. He started his career in films with a movie 'Chantabbai' in 1986. He impressed his audience with his satire and physical comedy. After his first movie, he never looked back and went on delivering a number of successful movies.

Aha Naa Pellanta, Mugguru Monagallu, Premaku Velayara, Indra,  Evadi Gola Vaadidhi, Vikramarkudu, Anaganaga Oka Roju, Money, Vinodham, Race Gurram,  Ready, Dhee, Manmadhudu, Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam, Naayak, Loukyam, Sardaar Gabbar Singh, Bruce Lee - The Fighter, Khaidi No. 150, Maragadha Naanayam, Om Namo Venkatesaya, and Nenu Kidnap Ayyanu are few of his movies. Jai Simha, Thaanaa Serndha Koottam, MLA, Sabaash Naidu, Aaradugula Bullet, Saaho, SSSJ and 1818 are his upcoming projects in the year 2018. He had grabbed 5 state Nandi Awards, 1 Filmfare Award South, 6 CineMAA Awards, and 3 South Indian International Movie Awards for his work. He had also received ‘Padma Shri’ award for his contribution to the film industry.

Due to a heart problem, he was admitted to AHI, Mumbai (Asian Heart Institute) in January 2019. After successful bypass surgery on 15-01-2019 (Tuesday), his health is stable. Now he is on rest in the hospital.

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Honours & Awards

Padma Shri Civilian Award 2009 Arts

Brahmanandam Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Kanneganti Nagalingachari
Mother Kanneganti Lakshmi Narsamma
Siblings Seven (Name Not Known)
Wife Lakshmi Kanneganti
Sons Siddharth Kanneganti, Raja Gautam Kanneganti

He was born to Kanneganti Nagalingachari and Kanneganti Lakshmi Narsamma. He has seven siblings. He married Lakshmi Kanneganti and the couple has 2 sons including Siddharth Kanneganti and Raja Gautam Kanneganti.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 44
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 40
Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Sattenapalli, Guntur District
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Hyderabad, Telangana, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification Master of Arts (M. A.) in Telugu
Hobbies Reading Books, Traveling, Writing
Marital Status Married
Debut Telugu Film - Ahana Pellanta (1986)
Bollywood Film - Sooryavansham (1999)
Tamil Film - Ghilli (2004)
Kannada Film - Ninnindale (2014)
Best Movies Babai Hotel (1992), Money (1993), Ready (2008), Dookudu (2011), Race Gurram (2014) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth USD 50 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White, Blue
Favorite Actress Rekha
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Place Goa
Favorite Food Sambhar, Kher

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Brahmanandam

  • He has acted in more than 1100 movies until the end of the year 2018.
  • His name is listed in Guinness World Record. Because he is only one living actor who has most screen credits.
  • In Jan 2009, he was honoured by Padma Shri by Government of India.
  • He is the most successful and demanding comedian in Telugu cinema.
  • He is suffering from a heart problem. Even, bypass surgery of heart has been successfully operated in Jan 2019.

Brahmanandam Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

68 years, 5months, 19 days old age Brahmanandam will turn 69 on 01 February, 2025. Only 6 months, 11 days, 20 hours,24 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Brahmanandam has celebrated the total number of 68 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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