Daggubati Venkatesh


He graduated with Bachelors in Commerce from Loyola College, Chennai and got his MBA from the Monterey Institute of International Studies, USA. He wanted to get into film production but instead, became an actor in Telugu films.

He has acted as child artist in the 1971 film Prem Nagar. He debuted in Kaliyuga Pandavulu in the year 1986, which got him a Nandi Award for best male debut actor

Name: Daggubati Venkatesh

Profession: Indian film acto & director

Family:
Neeraja Daggubati (Spouse)
Aashritha Daggubati (Daughter)
Hayavahini Daggubati (Daughter)
Bhuvana Daggubati (Daughter)
Arjun Daggubati (Son)
Ramanaidu Daggubati (Father)
Rajeswari Daggubati (Mother)
Suresh Babu Daggubati (Brother)
Lakshmi Daggubati (Sister)
Rana Daggubati(Nephew)

Movies:
Kaliyuga Pandavulu
Brahma Rudrulu
Ajeyudu
Bharatamlo Arjunudu
Trimurtulu
Vijetha Vikram
Srinivasa Kalyanam
Raktha Tilakam
Brahma Puthrudu
Swarna Kamalam
Varasudochhadu
Prema
Ontari Poratam
Dhruva Nakshatram
TTwo Town Rowdy
Aggiramudu
Bobbili Raja
Shatruvu
Coolie No.1
Kshana Kshanam
Surya IPS
Chanti
Chinarayudu
Sundarakanda
Anari
TKondapalli Raja
Abbaigaru
Super Police
Muddula Priyudu
Pokiri Raja
Taqdeerwala
Dharma Chakram
Sahasa Veerudu Sagara Kanya
Intlo Illalu Vantintlo Priyuralu
Saradha Bullodu
Pavithra Bandham
Chinnabbayi
Preminchukundam Raa
Pellichesukundam
Suryavamsam
Ganesh
Premante Idera
Raja
Seenu
Kalisundam Raa
Jayam Manade Raa
Devi Putrudu
Prematho Raa
Nuvvu Naaku Nachav
Vasu
Gemeni
Vasantham
Malliswari
Gharshana
Sankranthi
Subash Chandra Bose
Lakshmi
Adavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule
Tulasi
Chintakayala Ravi
Eenadu
Namo Venkatesa
Nagavalli
Bodyguard
Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu
Shadow
Masala
Drushyam
Gopala Gopala
Babu Bangaram
GGuru

Awards:

Nandi Awards

1. Best Actor Special Jury Swarna Kamalam 2. Best Actor Prema 3. Best Actor for Adavari Matalaku Ardhale Verule 4. Best Actor Kalisundam Raa 5. Best Male Debut (special) for Kaliyuga Pandavulu
6. Best Actor for Dharma Chakram
7. Best Actor Ganesh

Filmfare Awards

Filmfare Award Best Actor for Raja
Filmfare Award special Actor for Kalisundam Raa
Filmfare Award Best Actor Jayam Manade Raa
Filmfare Award Best Actor Sankranthi
Filmfare Award Best Actor Dharma Chakram

Other Awards

1. Kinnera Award Best Actor for Kaliyuga Pandavulu
3. Cinegoer Award-Sensation Best Actor-Trimurtulu
4. Vamsiberkely Award Sensation Best Actor Srinivasa Kalyanam
5. Kinnera Award Best Actor-Brahma Puthrudu
6. Filmfare Award Best Actor for Brahma Puthrudu
7. Cinegoer Award Sensation Best Actor for Brahma Puthrudu
8. Madras filmfans award Sensation Best Actor for Brahma Puthrudu
9. Bhagyanagar award Best Actor-Varasudochhadu
10. Cinegoer Award Best Actor for Bobbili Raja
11. TSR – TV9 National Film Awards Best Actor (Jury) for Drushyam
12. Bhagyanagar Best Actor for Bobbili Raja & Shatruvu
13. Cinegoer Award Best Actor Coolie No.1
14. Madras Filmfans Award Best Actor Coolie No.1
15. Kalasagar Award Best Actor Chanti
16. Madrasfilmfans award Best Actor Chanti
17. Vamsiberkely Award Best Actor Chanti
18. Cinemaexpress Award Best Actor Chanti
19. Peerless Award Best Actor Chanti
20. Yuvavahini - Best Actor & Cinegoer Award Best Actor for Sundarakanda
21. Kalasagar Award Best Actor Abbaigaru
22. Cinegoer Award Best performance for Abbaigaru
23. Kalasagar Award Best Actor Dharma Chakram
24. Vamsiberkley Award Best Actor Dharma Chakram
25. Vamsi bestfair Award Best Acotor Pavithra Bandha
26. KarunaSevaSadan Award Best Actor Pavithra Bandham

Brief Profile:

Venkatesh was born to prolific film producer and former MP, Ramanaidu Daggubati and Rajeshwari on 13th December, 1960 in Karamchedu village of Prakasam District. He has an elder brother Suresh Babu Daggubati who runs Suresh Productions, and a younger sister, Lakshmi. Venkatesh did his schooling in Don Bosco, Chennai.

He graduated with Bachelors in Commerce from Loyola College, Chennai and got his MBA from the Monterey Institute of International Studies, USA. He wanted to get into film production but instead, became an actor in Telugu films.

He has acted as child artist in the 1971 film Prem Nagar. He debuted in Kaliyuga Pandavulu in the year 1986, which got him a Nandi Award for best male debut actor. He married Neeraja and the couple had three daughters and a son.