The films of the South’s film industry are currently capturing audiences not only in India but also around the world with their compelling stories. There are numerous film industries in South India, including Kollywood (Tamil), Mollywood (Malayalam), Tollywood (Telugu), and Sandalwood or Chandanavana (Kannada), all of which have produced some of the greatest actors and actresses in history. These film industry has always launched many talented actors and actresses, some of whom are considered today’s superstars. We will talk about one such Telugu film industry superstar in this article, whose popularity is unmatched and who has millions of fans. The biography of none other than Ram Pothineni is covered in this article.
- Real/Full Name: Ram Pothineni
- Nick Name: Energetic Star
- Professions: Actor
- Age: 34 Years (in 2022)
- Date of Birth/Birthday: 15 May 1988
- Religion: Hindu
- Nationality: Indian
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Birth Place: Hyderabad, Telangana, India
- Home Town: Hyderabad, Telangana, India
- Marital Status: Unmarried
Although there are numerous actors who work in Tollywood or the Telugu film Industry, but Ram Pothineni is one of the most well-known actors in Tollywood. He is one of the emerging stars whose fan following is in millions and also increasing day by day. He worked in more than one film industry, but he has been mostly seen working in the Telugu film industry. He is one of the great actors in Tollywood, and due to this, he won many awards due to his great acting, includingFilmfare Award for South.
He was born in Hyderabad in the year 1988 on 15 May. His father’s name is Murali Pothineni, and the name of his mother is Padmasree. The well-known producer of Telegu Sravanthi Ravi Kishore is his uncle, and Indian actor Sharwanand is his actor. Krishna Chaitanya Pothineni is his brother’s name, and the name of his sister is Madhu Smitha Pothineni.
Ram Pothineni has been very interested in acting since his childhood, that’s why there is no more information on his education is found. He does his schooling at a well-known school in Chennai, Chettinad Vidyasharam, and for his further education, he attends Chennai University. After this, he worked in the Telegu film industry.
Ram Pothineni was fond of working in films since childhood, and because of this, he started acting in films at a very early age. When he was only 14 years old, he got a chance to work on a short film in the Tamil language, and the name of that film was Adayaalam which was released in the year 2002. In this film, he played the role of a drug addict who was 18 years old.
Four years after working on a short film in the Tamil language, he got a chance to do a theatrical debuted through the Telegu film Devadasu. This film was released in the year 2006, and at that time, he was only 18 years old. Through this film, he got a chance to show his acting capabilities to the world and also won many awards due to this. This film was successful at the box office, and through this, Ram was able to win the audience’s support.
Next year in 2007, he signed another movie by director Sukumar Bandreddi, and the name of this film was Jagadam. This film was released in Telugu language but later dubbed into Malayalam and Hindi languages. Through this film, he became quite popular in many film industry. After working on the film Jagadam he worked on another movie in the year 2008, which was directed by Srinu Vaitla, and the name of the film was Ready. This film was a comedy action film and performed very well at the box office. After this, he got a chance to do acting in many Telegu films; some of them were successful at the box office, and some of them also did not perform well at the box office.
In the year 2017, he got a chance to be part of another Telegu film which was Vunnadhi Okate Zindagi. This movie was not that big a success at the box office and received mixed reviews. After working in Vunnadhi Okate, Zindagi, he was part of another movie Hello Guru Prema Kosame, in 2018, which did not get much success at the box office, but next year in 2019, he got a chance to work in Puri Jagannadh, directed science fiction action film, and the name of this film was iSmart Shankar. This film makes him a very popular star than earlier. After this film, he was a part of the film Raid and The Warrior, which did not get more audience love than the film iSmart Shankar got. In the coming year, his first pan-India film is going to release, which was directed by Boyapati Srinu.
A list of some films in which Ram Pothineni was a part are:-
- Ganesh: Just Ganesh
- Rama Rama Krishna Krishna
- Endukante… Premanta!
- Ongole Githa
- Pandaga Chesko
- Nenu Sailaja
- Vunnadhi Okate Zindagi
- Hello Guru Prema Kosame
- iSmart Shankar
- The Warriorr, and many more.
Total Net Worth
In the Tollywood or Telegu film industry, Ram Pothineni is a well-known actor. Apart from being a brilliant actor, he has also emerged as a superstar in the Tollywood industry. Ram Pothineni earns the most of his money through movies and product endorsements. His fan following is millions, and seeing his popularity, almost every director and producer wants to include him in their movie; In the Telegu film industry, he is also among the highest-paid actors; for doing any movie, he charges fees in crores, and he charges approximately 7-10 crore rupees for doing any film, and he also earns many rupees from brand endorsements, and due this his net worth is $15 Million or in Indian Rupees it would be Rs. 110 Crores. Pothineni’s yearly income is more than 14 crore.