In This Biography
Naresh Biography, Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth
Who is Naresh?
Vijaya Krishna Naresh mononymously known as Naresh is an Indian eminent actor, politician, and social activist. He is known for his works predominantly in Telugu cinema and television. In 1970, he began acting as a child and starred in around 200 films in a variety of roles as both lead and supporting actor.
Some of the box offices in succeeded he appeared are; Rendu Jella Sita (1983), Sreevariki Prema Lekha (1984), Sri Kanaka Mahalaxmi Recording Dance Troupe (1987), Bava Bava Panneeru (1989), Manasu Mamatha (1990) and Jamba Lakidi Pamba (1993). He received the title H.E. (his Excellency) and received a Ph.D. in arts (his 2nd doctorate) from the United Nations ICDRHRP group.
How Old Is Naresh?
He is 59 years old as of July 2022, having been born on January 20, 1963, in Hindupuram, India. Naresh shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Nailea Devora, Blueface, Reif Harrison, Emma Marie, Chris Gone Crazy, and many more.
Who are Naresh’s Parents?
He was born to K.S. Murthy (Father) and Vijaya Nirmala (Mother born on February 20, 1946, but died on June 27, 2019) was Indian actress, producer, and director.
Does Naresh have Siblings?
He has five siblings by the name Ramesh Babu (born on October 13, 1965, but died on January 8, 2022, was an Indian actor and film producer), Mahesh Babu (born on August 9, 1975, is an Indian actor, producer, media personality, and philanthropist), Priyadarshini Ghattamaneni (born in 1979), Manjula Ghattamaneni (born on November 8, 1970, is an Indian film producer and actress), and Padmavathi Ghattamaneni (born in 1969).
He received his education at Ramakrishna Mission High School, Hindu High School, and then college at Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan.
Naresh Marital Status
He is married to the love of his life Ramya Raghupathi. However, he was previously married to Rekha (born on October 10, 1954) an Indian actress.
He has three sons. One of his son’s names is Naveen Vijaya Krishna, an Indian film actor.
A Film Career
He made his acting debut as a child actor in the film Pandanti Kapuram (1972) as well as Kavitha, and Santosh Sowbhagyam. Later at the age of 17, he made his debut as a lead actor with the box office hit Naligu Stambhalata (1982) directed by Sri Jandhyala and produced by Navata Krishnam Raju. He followed this with other notable works including; Rendu Jella Sita (1983), Sreevariki Prema Lekha (1984), Sri Kanaka Mahalaxmi Recording Dance Troupe (1987), Bava Bava Panneeru (1989), Manasu Mamatha (1990), Jamba Lakidi Pamba (1993), and Gunasekhar’s Sogasu Chuda Taramaa? (1995).
After a small break, he started his second innings as a supporting actor in 2002 with Allari Ranudu and then went on to make appearances in many memorable films such as Dhanalakshmi, I Love You (2002), Malliswari (2004), Oka Oorilo (2005), Mee Sreyobhilashi (2007), Andari Bandhuvaya (2010), 100% Love (2011), Chandamama Kathalu and Drushyam (2014), Bhale Bhale Magadivoy (2015), Guntur Talkies (2016), Sathamanam Bhavati (2017), Rangasthalam (2018), and Sammohanam (2018). Moreover, he served as the president of the Movie Artists Association
A Politics Career
Besides acting, he is also an active politician and a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party as state leader. He worked as a youth wing president of AP and state secretary BJP state general secretary vice president of BJP and also contested from Hindupur parliamentary seat. He alongside C. Vidyasagar Rao did a 125 km Padayatra from Icchampally Project to Warangal. To link “Krishna and Godavari” waters and is active in the Rayalaseema development. Moreover, Naresh is the founder and president of KIV Kalakarula Ikya Vidika an NGO a non-profit and non-governmental organization that works to protect ancient arts and support artists.
Because of his exemplary work in both film and politics, he received the state Nandi Award for Best Actor for Sogasu Chuda Taramaa? (1995), the Nandi Special Jury Award for Chitram Bhalare Vichitram (1992), and the platinum award for best feature film, Parampara. Moreover, he received one Television Nandi Award for his work in Doordarshan’s Munimanikyam Gari Kantham Kadhalu. In 1987, he starred in the films Shrutilayalu which premiered at the International Film Festival of India, and in 2000, Hindustan The Mother which premiered at the International Film Festival of India, BFI London Film Festival, and Mumbai Film Festival.
In 2007, he made an appearance in Mee Sreyobhilashi, which premiered at the International Film Festival of India. Whereas in 2014 he acted in Parampara which won the Platinum Award for Best Feature at the International Indonesian Movie Awards and premiered at the Jakarta International Film Festival. On the occasion of the 4th national meet of CNRI held during November 4-7, 2009, in New Delhi, Naresh received the Servant Of The Poor award presented by the Union Minister of Rural Development C.P. Joshi. At the University of Bedfordshire, he spoke about displaying arts in Indian films in the presence of the vice-chancellor in 2017.
Naresh Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5tf 7inches (1.7m) and a weight of 70kg (154lbs).
Naresh’s Salary and Net Worth
His salary and net worth are not mentioned on the internet.