Nani Actor Biography, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Caste, Wiki and More

Nani(Indian film actor)
Nani Actor
Born 24 Feb 1984(age 35), in Hyderabad
Height in feets 5′ 9″ Feets
Parents  Mother Vijayalakshmi Ghanta & Father Rambabu Ghanta
Spouse Wife Anjana Yelavarthy(m.2012)
Children Son Arjun Ghanta(Age 2 years)
Upcoming Movies V(Nani’s 25th film)
Siblings Sister Deepthi Ganta
Current Net Worth $4 million
Years-active 2008 – present


Nani is a renowned South Indian actor who mainly works in Telugu movies.  His real name is Naveen Babu Ghanta. Nani is the nickname of this star and he is a natural actor too. His famous role is Lucky from the movie BhaleBhaleMagadivoy. Other than acting in movies he also did producing, and TV hosting, Assistant directing.

Nani is basically from Hyderabad, Telangana. He was the host of famous television show BigBoss Telugu in Star Maa Channel. Before coming to movies Nani was an RJ for World Satellite Space in Hyderabad. His first movie was Ashta Channa in 2008. He completed his schooling and graduation from Hyderabad.

Nani got married to Anjana Yelavarthi in 2012 and the couple had a son named Arjun. Due to his natural acting skills, fans gave him the title Natural star. The movie Eega made him very popular and it was a huge success too. Find more details about the Natural star, Nani below

Nani Marriage Photo

Nani is born in a middle-class family in Hyderabad, Telangana. His father is Rambabu Ghanta and mother Vijayalakshmi Ghanta. He is 34 years age old and born on February 24, 1984. Nani born in a Hindu, Kamma family at Hyderabad.

Personal Details:

Real Name Naveen Babu Ghanta
Nick Name Natural star, Nani
Birthday Date 24 February 1984
Birth Place Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Hometown Hyderabad, Telangana
Occupation Actor, Host of Bigg Boss Telugu 2
Sun Sign (Horoscope) Pisces
Age 35 years
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Caste Kamma
Address Gachibowli, Hyderabad
First Debut Telugu: Ashta Chamma(2008) and Tamil: Veppam(2011)

Education Details:

Nani completed his graduation in Hyderabad, Telangana. He did her schooling at St. Alphonsa’s High School, Hyderabad. His college education was at Narayana Junior college and Wesley Degree College, Hyderabad.

School St. Alphonsa’s High School, Hyderabad
College Narayana Junior College(Inter), Hyderabad, Wesley Degree College, Secunderabad,
Educational Qualifications Graduate

Family Details:

Naveen Babu Ghanta aka Nani born in Hyderabad, Telangana. His parents are Rambabu Ghanta and Vijayalakshmi Ghanta. He also has a sister Deepthi Ghanta. Nani got engaged to her girlfriend Anjana Yalarvarthiin 2012 and married to her in 2014. They got a son named Arjun.

Nani Family

Father Rambabu Ghanta
Mother Vijayalakshmi Ghanta
Brothers None
Sister Deepthi Ganta
Wife Anjana Yelavarthy(age 30)
Children’s Arjun Ghanta

Physical Status:

Nani is 34 years oldwith 80 kg weight and 175 cm height. His body measurement is 40-30-12. Nani’s eyes are dark brown in color and the hair color is black.

Height in meters 1.75 m
Weight 80 kg
Chest Size 40 Inches
Waist Size 30 inches
Biceps size 12 inches
Looks Cute
Skin color White
Body Shape Strong
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Feet/Shoe Size 10 (US)
Shirt Size N/a
Body Measurements 40-30-12 Inches

Girlfriends, Affairs | More:

Affairs/Girlfriends Anjana Yelavarthy
Marital Status Married
Married date 27 October 2012
Marriage Place Visakhapatnam

Nani and his Wife Anjana Yelavarthy

Favorite Things:

Travelling is his hobby and his favorite tourist destinations are Tirumalai and Australia.

Color Black, White
Food Biryani, Andhra species
Place London
Sport Volleyball
Brand  N/a
Actors Sobhan Babu, Megastar Chiranjeevi(Indian famous actor) and Prabhas
Actress Savitri, Keerthi Suresh, Sridevi
Favorite Films Chiranjeevi all films

Net Worth/Remuneration:

His salary is approximately 6 crores for a film

Net Worth N/a
Salary per Film/Remuneration 2.5 crores (INR)

Social Media:

Instagram Instagram
Twitter Twitter

Latest, Upcoming Movies:

Nani did her first movie in Telugu and the name of the movie is AsthaChemma in 2008. After the success of the movie, he got offers in popular movies like Ride (2009), Snehituda (2009), Bheemili Kabaddi Jattu (2010), Ala Modalaindi (2010). Then he acted in a Tamil movie called Veppam in 2011.

His career-changing movie was SS Rajamouli’s Eega which got released in 2012 and in the same year he acted in Gautham Menon’s movie YetoVellipoyindhi Manasu. He got many fans following form all those movies and became very active in Telugu industry. In 2014 he acted in movies like Paisa, Aha Kalyanam. In 2015 he did Janda Pai Kapiraju, Yavudu Subramanyam and Bhale Bhale Magadivoy which were successful movies.

Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha, Gentleman, Majnu were released on 2016. After that, all his movies like Nenu Local, Ninnu Kori, MCA, KrishnarjunaYuddham was commercially successful movies. He is the host of famous reality show BigBoss Telugu 2 also.

Nani Bigg Boss 2 Telugu

Career Achievements:

Nani Got many awards and nominations for his excellent acting skill in various movies. He got Vijay TV Best Debut Awards for his Tamil movie Veppam in 2011. Next year he got SIMA Awards and Toronto After Dark award for Rising Male Hero and Best Hero awards respectively.

In 2013 Nani got Nandi Awards for Best actor for YethoVellipoyinidiManasu and Film fare Best Critic Actor for BhaleBhaleMagadivoy in 2015. He got Zee Cinemalu Awards in 2017 for the movie Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Kadha and Golden star of the year for the same movie. In the same year he received TSR-TV9 National special jury Awards for Gentleman movie.

Nani Facts:

  • Main directors who inspired Nani to movie industry are Kamal Hassan and Mani Ratnam
  • He was very notorious at his college days and got arrested also
  • Before coming to acting Nani worked as an assistant director for the movies Dhee, Allari Bullodu, Astram etc.
  • Nani is a dog lover
  • His wife Anjana Yalarvathi works in the marketing wing of ‘Arka Media works and also worked to promote the movie Bahubali.

Nani is hosing BigBoss Telugu 2 in Star Maa channel now. His upcoming movies are Devadas and Jersey. Expecting more successful movies from him in future.

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