Actor Chiranjeevi (born Konidela Siva Sankara Vara Prasad, 22 August 1955) is an Indian film actor, dancer, producer, singer, voice artist, politician, businessman, investor and a member of the Indian National Congress. He was the Minister of State with independent charge for the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India.Prior to politics, Actor Chiranjeevi has attended the Madras Film Institute, and had worked primarily in Telugu cinema, in addition to Tamil, Kannada and Hindi films.
In 2006, Actor Chiranjeevi was honoured with the Padma Bhushan, India’s third highest civilian award, for his contributions to Indian cinema, and was presented with an honorary doctorate from Andhra University.
|Born||22 August 1955
Narasapuram, West Godavari,Andhra State, India
(now in Andhra Pradesh, India)
|Political party||Indian National Congress(current)
Praja Rajyam Party (former)
|Spouse(s)||Surekha Konidela (m. 1980)|
|Residence||Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad,Telangana, India (permanent)
New Delhi, Delhi, India (official)
|Occupation||Film actor, politician|