Brahmanandam Kanneganti is an Indian film actor as well as a comedian. Brahmanandam was born on 1 February 1956 in Chaganti Vari Palem village, Sattenapalli, Guntur District located in Andhra Pradesh. He was born as the 7th son of his parent’s named-Kannaganti Lakshmi Narsamma and Kanneganti Nagalingachari.
Before acting to films, Brahmanandam was a Telugu lecturer in Attili, a city in West Godavari district located in Andhra Pradesh. He is recognized for his works mainly in Telugu cinema and presently holds the Guinness World Record for the greatest screen credits for a living actor status. He was bestowed with the prestigious Padma Shri, for his support to Indian cinema in year 2009.
Brahmanandam is stared as one of the best comic actors of India, renowned chiefly for his comic role and acting. Brahmanandam has gathered five state Nandi Awards including six CineMAA Awards, one Filmfare Award South, and three South Indian International Movie Awards for finest comedy.
He was honoured with Civilian Honors in year 2009 and the government of India awarded him the title of Padma Shri, the fourth top civilian award, on Brahmanandam for his performance to art.
On his visit to Hyderabad, Brahmanandam occurred to unintentionally meet writer Adi Vishnu who presented him to MCV Sashidhar. Musicologist Raja, Adi Vishnu and BV Pattabhi Ram suggested him to Jandhyala, he met Jandhyala and showed several of his skits. Observing his skills, Jandhyala was very contented and valued Brahmanandam for his upcoming films.
Brahmanandam’s leading film was Sri Tatavataram Katha, next was Satyagraham and third film was Aha Naa pellanta in his career and after then he has featured steadily in his high grossing films every year. Brahmanandam got married to Lakshmi Kanneganti and the couple had two sons namely Raja Goutham and Siddharth. Raja Goutham started his film debut with film-Pallakilo Pelli Kuturu in year 2004 opposite Giri Babu, Rathi, etc. Raja Goutham got married to Jyothsna, who is a daughter of cinematographer Srinivas Reddy in year 2012.
Brahmanandam completed Master’s degree in Telugu language and he had the experience of acting in the Inter collegiate competitions being arranged while he was studying at Narasaraopet which gave him improved, useful experience. His perfect expressions and comic talents offered him chance in diverse number of films that has featured him in more than 90 films till date.
Brahmanandam Net Worth
The estimated total net worth of Brahmanandam is $22 million US dollars in year 2017. This comedy star is now the highest paid actor with regard to comedy category and relevant reports disclose that this actor serves on regular basis for a flick. Brahmanandam’s charge for films is approximately 2 lakhs per day.
He is certainly one of maximum paid actors in the film industry and his annual earning could exceed with any of the top rated actors. All the time, producers and directors were not complaining and they are also prepared to pay more to get the call sheets of this star comedian and actor.
Brahmanandam owns a luxurious mansion accumulating his entire family in one of the corner of Andhra Pradesh and he owns many luxurious cars, one of these is Audi R8.
Brahmanandam never feel a concern to contribute a small amount of even Rs 1 lakh for his brother. He expends around Rs 10-15 thousand for his individual needs. Brahmanandam remained as a part of the famous television quiz show named Brahmi 1 million Show broadcasted on iNews.
Before few days, actor Kamal Haasan and famous comedian Brahmanandam will be seen feature together for the very first time for an action sequence of forthcoming trilingual action-comedy named Sabaash Naidu. In this film, Kamal Haasan will be featured as a RAW operative and Brahmanandam will be observed as his sidekick.
Brahmanandam is a comedian and famous south Indian actor who is admired by everyone in the Telugu film industry and by the audience also. He has been featured with all the top actors more than once in his career because of his well-known acting and comedy skills. Today, even individuals in the Tamil film industry are featuring him in their film in situation they are launching the dubbed version in Telugu.