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Devadas Kanakala Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 3, 2019

Short Biography

Devadas Kanakala was born on 30-07-1945 in Yanam, Pondicherry, India. He was an Indian Film Actor who was known for his work in Telugu film industry.

Devadas Kanakala Complete Bio & Career

Devadas Kankala is a legendary Telugu film and television actor. In a career of nearly 5 decades, he has appeared in nearly 30 films. He started his career with Telugu film O Seeta Katha in the year 1974. He never looked back after that and delivered hits after hits. He was appreciated for hi performances in films like Manchupallaki (1982), Chettu Kinda Pleader (1989), Manasantha Nuvve (2001), Sreeram (2002), Pedababu (2004), and King (2008) among variouss others.

He was last seenn in Telugu film Bharat Ane Nenu in the year 2018. In addition to Telugu, he has also appeared in superhit Tamil film Enthiran in the year 2010. Various actors such as Chiranjeevi, Rajinikanth and Rajendra Prasad among others have trained under him.


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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Devadas Kanakala died on 02-08-2019 at KIMS hospital, Hyderabad in the state of Telangana, India. He was 74 years old.

DEATHDAY 2 August,2019 (Friday)
DEATH PLACE Hyderabad, Telangana

Devadas Kanakala Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was married to Lakshmi Devi Kanakala (till her death in 2018). He had a daughter named Sri Laxmi and a son named Rajiv Kanakala (a well-known actor). He was the father-in-law of a famous actress, television presenter Suma Kanakala.

Life's Important Dates Of Devadas Kanakala

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Blackk
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper

Personal Info

Home Town Yanam, Puducherry
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Hyderabad, Telangana, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Reading and Writing
Marital Status Married
Debut Telugu - O Seeta Katha (1974)
Tamil - Enthiran (2010)
Best Movies Chettu Kinda Pleader (1989), Gang Leader (1991), Pedababu (2004), King (2008), and Enthiran (2010) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actor Rajendra Prasad

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Devadas Kanakala

  • His wife served as the school principal until she died in 2018.
  • He never believed in quantity and therefore in a career of almost 5 decades did just 30 films.
  • Veterans of the industry such as Rajendra Prasad and Chiranjeevi trained under him.

Devadas Kanakala Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Devadas Kanakala was 74 years 0 month & 3 days old age.