The Prince of Tollywood, “Mahesh Babu” is one of the most popular actors and has millions of Fans across India. The man is not only known for his Theatricality, Unique Dialogue Delivery and Amazing sense of story selection but also for his down to the Earth attitude and Philanthropy works in the Telugu states. The actor who is married to his co-star of the first movie, Namrata Shirodkar, is celebrating his 42nd birthday today. On the occasion of his birthday here are some of the facts of his life which are unknown to many.

  • Mahesh Babu started acting at the age of 4. In 1979 Mahesh Babu visited the Sets of “Needa”, a Telugu Film where its Director Dasari Narayana Rao shot few narrative sequences of him. This became the debut for Mahesh Babu in Telugu Film industry as a 4 Year Child Actor.



  • Mahesh Babu is the only actor to have won 6 Nandi Awards in the first 7 years of his Acting career. (2000-2007)


  • Tamil Actor Karthi was his school mate in his Higher Secondary School.

Mahesh Babu-Karthi


  • He was named “Most desirable Man in India” in 2013, leaving Bollywood stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Amir Khan behind.

Mahesh Babu

  • 30% of Mahesh Babu’s income goes to various Charities irrespective of the movie’s success.
  • Mahesh Babu never listened to the story of the movie “Businessman”.

Mahesh Babu-Businessman


  • Not that it matters, But Actress Namrata Shirodkar- Mahesh Babu’s wife is elder than him.


  • Mahesh Babu wore the same pair of Shoes for the entire length of the movie Pokiri.

Mahesh Babu-Pokiri

  • Mahesh Babu started a production house to assure creative freedom to the actual producers of his films.

Mahesh Babu-Srimanthudu