Rana Daggubati (born 14 December 1984) is an Indian famous actor, producer, director, visual effects supervisor, host, presenter, distributor, and entrepreneur from Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. He is a multitalented actor in the Telugu film industry.
He started his acting career from the south Indian movies. He debuts in the entertainment world with his first Telugu movie named “Leader” in the year 2010. He started working as a co-producer and Visual effects coordinator at the age of 20 years old.
He shows his talent not in the Telugu film industry but also in Bollywood. He has featured in so many Hindi films such as Baby, The Ghazi Attack, Dum Maaro Dum, etc. He did so many movies but he became famous in the eyes of peoples after playing the role of Bhallaladeva in the historical Telugu movie named “Baahubali: The Beginning” and “Baahubali: The Conclusion”.
Apart from an actor, he is also a visual effect expert and known for his best effects in action and horror movies. Moreover, he has also awarded with Nandi Award for his excellent special effect work in the movie named “Sainikudu” in the year 2006.
Apart from this, he has also won so many National and Filmfare awards in his acting career. On 12 May 2020, he got engaged with his long-time girlfriend “Miheeka Bajaj”. Let’s check out Daggubati’s biography.
Rana Daggubati got engaged with girlfriend Miheeka Bajaj
South film actor Rana Daggubati, who ruled the hearts of people with his acting, surprised his fans on Tuesday, 12 May 2020. Actually, the actor gave information about his engagement with his long-time girlfriend Miheeka Bajaj on his social media handles.
Rana shared a picture with Miheeka Bajaj on his official Instagram account on Tuesday. With this, he wrote in the caption, ‘She said yes.’ With this, Rana Daggubati created a heart emoji by tagging Miheeka with the picture. After this, the fans started congratulating him.
And she said Yes 🙂 ❤️ pic.twitter.com/iu1GZxhTeN
— Rana Daggubati (@RanaDaggubati) May 12, 2020
Hyderabad-born Miheeka Bajaj is a professional interior designer and the owner of a decor company named “Dew Drop Design Studio”. However, it is not yet revealed how long Daggubati and Mihika Bajaj will get married.
If everything is normal after the lockdown then it will be more likely. Talking about the Workfront, Rana Daggubati will be seen in his upcoming film Hathi Mere Saathi. The release of the film will be delayed due to Coronavirus.
The mother of Miheeka Bajaj, “Bunty Bajaj” is also excited upon the marriage of her daughter with Actor Rana Daggubati.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Bio
The multitalented artist took birth from his parents on Friday, December 14, 1984, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. He was born into a celebrity family. The age of Rana Daggubati is 35 years old as in 2019. His father “Daggubati Suresh Babu” is a famous Telugu film producer and director.
Apart from this, he also runs his production house named “Suresh Productions” in Hyderabad. Rana’s mother’s name is “Lakshmi Daggubati”. There are three siblings in his family including him.
He is the oldest in the family. His younger brother’s name is “Abhiram Daggubati”. Rana Daggubati is very close to his younger sister “Malavika Devi Daggubati”. He decided to make his career in the entertainment world like his father at a very early age.
His relatives also belong to the entertainment industry. Rana is very close to his uncle named “Venkatesh Daggubati”. Venkatesh is also a popular actor and producer. He worked in so many Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil movies.
In an interview, Rana said that he got inspired by his uncle Venkatesh. Moreover, the famous Tollywood celebrities like Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, Akhil Akkineni are his cousins. His grandfather “Ramanaidu Daggubati” was also a famous actor, producer, and director.
Daggubati attended Hyderabad Public School for his schooling. Later, he joined “Chettinad Vidyashram” and completed his graduation in the field of commerce.
After that, he moved to Mumbai and took admission to the “Barry John Acting Studio” to gain more experience in the field of acting. After completing his course, he returned to Hyderabad and started working with his dad in the Telugu film industry.
Physical Stats, Height, Weight & More
The 35-year-old man is a fitness enthusiast. Rana Daggubati makes a muscular body shape. He follows a well-planned diet to maintain his body stats fit and active. He does a heavy workout in the gym to make a hulk-like physique.
Moreover, he also takes high proteins after a workout to maintain his body in shape. He gives more focus on cardio, weight exercises, martial arts, and skipping to keeps his body structure fit.
The tall Actor Rana Daggubati stands at a height of 6 ft 2½ in (in meters 1.89 m). He follows a well-planned nutritional diet to maintain his body weight is around 94 kilograms (in pounds 207 lbs).
Rana has short black hair and dark brown eyes. He mostly keeps the heavy stylish beard. He did not ink any tattoo on his body. Daggubati’s body measurement is 46-35-18.5 inches (chest-waist-biceps).
Acting Career & Net worth
The popular actor has a passion for acting since childhood. He used to go on the film sets along with his father when he was a child. After completing his acting diploma, he stepped into the acting world. In the year 2010, he played the role of Arjun Prasad in his debut Telugu movie named “Leader”.
He gave his best in the movie. Because of his best acting skills, he won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South and CineMAA Award for Best Male Debut for his first movie. By seeing his talent, he got an offer from the Bollywood to perform the role of Joki Fernandes in his first Hindi movie named “Dum Maaro Dum”.
Later, Rana Daggubati appeared in so many Telugu and Hindi movies like Nenu Naa Rakshasi, Something Something, Dongaata, The Ghazi Attack, Baby, N.T.R: Kathanayakudu, Enai Noki Paayum Thota, and others.
In the year 2015, he earned a huge fan following after performing the role of Bhallaladeva in both the part of the super hit movie named “Baahubali”. Apart from an actor and producer, he also works as a visual effects coordinator.
He is known for his best effects in the movies. He also serves the positions of presenter, host, and distributer in the entertainment industry. In the year 2011, he has also appeared in the talk-show named “Prematho Mee Lakshmi”.
The actor Rana Daggubati earned the net worth of INR 25-30 crore (approx.) as in 2020. Rana stopped the shooting of his upcoming movies because of coronavirus break. According to the sources, his latest movie Haathi Mere Saathi will release after lockdown.
The famous South Indian actor lives a lavish life along with his family in Film Nagar, Hyderabad, India. On 12 May 2020, Rana Daggubati shared the happy news with his fans on his social media handles that, he got engaged with his long-time girlfriend named “Miheeka Bajaj”.
According to some sources, he is in a relationship with Miheeka for a long time. Bajaj is an interior designer and event planner. According to some media reports, Rana will get married Miheeka after lockdown.
If we talk about Rana Daggubati’s previous love life and affair then his name got linked with many popular actresses of the entertainment industries. He had an affair with popular Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu in the year 2011.
But this relation did not last long. In between, his name has also got linked with celebrities like Shriya Saran and Rakul Preet Singh. Before getting into a relationship with Miheeka, Rana had a long-time affair with the famous South African actress Trisha Krishnan.
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|Real Full Birth Name||Rana Daggubati.|
|Profession||Actor, Film Producer, Visual Effects Supervisor, Presenter, Host, Entrepreneur, Distributor, and Director.|
|Famous for||The movie Baahubali.|
|Age (As of 2019)||35 years old.|
|Date of Birth||14 December 1984.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Zodiac Birth Sign||Sagittarius.|
|House Location||Film Nagar, Hyderabad, India.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 2½".
Centimeters: 189 cm.
Meters: 1.89 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 94 Kg.
Pounds: 207 lbs.
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||10.|
|Parents||Father: Daggubati Suresh Babu.
Mother: Lakshmi Daggubati.
|Siblings||Brother: Abhiram Daggubati.
Sister: Malavika Devi Daggubati.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Affairs||1. Trisha Krishnan.
2. Bipasha Basu.
3. Shriya Saran.
4. Rakul Preet Singh.
|Social media||Instagram: @ranadaggubati (3.7 million + followers).
Twitter: @RanaDaggubati (5.9 million + followers).
|School||Hyderabad Public School.|
|Alma Mater||1. Chettinad Vidyashram.
2. Barry John Acting Studio.
|Career & Wealth|
|Net worth (approx.)||INR 25-30 crore (as in 2020).|
|Filmography||1. Leader (2010).
2. Dum Maaro Dum (2011).
3. Nenu Naa Rakshasi (2011).
4. Department (2012).
5. Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum (2012).
6. Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013).
7. Arrambam (2013).
8. Baby (2015).
9. Baahubali: The Beginning (2015).
10. Size Zero (2015).
11. Bangalore Naatkal (2016).
12. The Ghazi Attack (2017).
13. Nene Raju Nene Mantri (2017).
14. N.T.R: Kathanayakudu (2019).
15. Enai Noki Paayum Thota (2019).
16. Haathi Mere Saathi (2020).
17. Virata Parvam (2020).
18. Madai Thiranthu (2020).
|Last Updated||On 13 May 2020 (© Dreshare.com).|
Some Hidden Facts About Rana Daggubati
- In the year 2012, he won the Zee Cine Award for Best Male Debut for his first Hindi movie “Dum Maaro Dum”.
- Rana will appear in the role of Hiranyakashyap in Gunasekhar’s mythological film named “Hiranya Kashyapa”.
- Daggubati was blind from his left eye by birth, he got operated the eye at the age of 21.
- Rana Daggubati has a great bonding with famous Telugu star Prabhas.
- Rana has worked with a famous director and producer Dil Raju.
- Daggubati and famous actor Ram Charan studied at the same school.
- His favorite restaurant is Pista House in Hyderabad.
- In 2013, Rana had an argument with famous artist Vikram on social media.
- He also endorsed so many brands like Reliance Trends, Provoke Lifestyle, Smartwater, Pro Kabaddi League, ACK Alive, Junglee Rummy, and Aristocrat Premium.
- His car collection includes a Mercedes Benz SUV and BMW 7 series.
- He also gave his voice to Thanos, a character of a Hollywood movie “Avengers: Infinity War” (Telugu Version).
- Rana Daggubati also establishes his management company named “KWAN” in the year 2017.
- He also promotes some applications and brands on his social media handles.
- Rana is a die-hard fan of Marvel character Hulk.
- He is a foodie and likes to eat Japanese dishes.