Jagapathi Babu Profile, Height, Age, Family, Wife, Wiki, Biography & More

Jagapathi Babu

Jagapathi Babu Profile, Height, Age, Family, Wife, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More

Jagapathi Babu About this born Veeramachaneni Jagapathirao Chowdary is an Indian film actor known for his works mainly at Telugu cinema. In his 25-year career, Jagapathi Babu has starred in more than 120 feature films and has received 3 Filmfare Awards and 7 Nandi Awards.

Jagapathi Babu was born in Machilipatnam from a veteran producer-director, V. B. Rajendra Prasad. He was raised in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, before making his mark in Tollywood.

He received the Kala Bhushana Prize, for his contribution to the cinema, from TSR Lalitha kala Parishat. He has worked with renowned filmmakers such as K. Raghavendra Rao, A.M. Rathnam, Ram Gopal Varma, Krishna Vamsi, S.V. Krishna Reddy, V. Satyanarayana, Guna Sekhar, Radha Mohan, Chandra Sekhar Yeleti, Raja and J. Chakravarthy.

Jagapathi Babu made her telugu debut with the film Simha Swapnam (1989), produced by her father and directed by V. Madhusudhan Rao. His first successful film was Peddarikam, released in 1992. He had his breakthrough in the form of Gaayam directed by Ram Gopal Varma in 1993. In 1994, with the super hit Subha Lagnam, he joined the family audience and also established his star status. He won the Nandi Award for Best Actor in 1996 for his role in the film Maavichiguru directed by S V Krishna Reddy. In 1997, blockbuster films like Subhakankshalu and Pelli Pandiri were on the bill. In 1998, he won the Nandi Award for Best Actor in the film Antahpuram. In 2000, he won the award for Best Actor Nandi for his performance in the thriller Manoharam. In 2003-05, he directed blockbusters such as Kabaddi Kabaddi, Athade Oka Sainyam, Pedababu and Anukokunda Oka Roju. In 2006, he appeared in Samanyudu and Pellaina Kothalo. He received the Best Supporting Actress Award Nandi for the second time in 2007 for his role in the movie Lakshyam and he also won Filmfare.

Jagapathi Babu Biodata and Biography

Veeramachaneni Jagapathirao Chowdary
JB, Jaggu
Date Of Birth
12 February 1962
59 Years (as in 2021)
Profession / Occupation
Actor  (Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali)
Mother Tongue
Zodiac Sign
Height / Weight
5′ 9” / 70kg
First Movie
Manchi Manushulu (1974, Child artist in Telugu)
First Debut Movie
Simha Swapnam (1989, Telugu)
Madrasi (2006, Tamil)
Bachchan (2013, Kannada)
Pulimurugan (2016, Malayalam)
Money Factor
Not Known


Jagapathi Babu Family and Relatives

Veeramachaneni Rajendra Prasad (Film Producer, died in 2015)
Not Known
Veeramachaneni Ram Prasad, Veeramachaneni Yugendra Kumar
Not Known
Marital Status
Meghana Babu
Sons Not Known
Girlfriends/ Affairs Not Known


Jagapathi Babu Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimeters
175 cm
Height in Meters
1.75 m
Height in Feet Inches
5′ 9”
Body Measurement
Not Known
Chest Size
Not Known
Waist Size
Not Known
Biceps Size
Not Known
Eye Colour
Dark Brown
Hair Colour


Jagapathi Babu Favorites

Favorite Colour
Golden Yellow
Favorite Actor
Not Known
Favorite Actress
Not Known
Favorite Food Fast food
Hobbies Travelling, Reading
Favorite Director Not Known
Favorite Movies Not Known
Favorite Book Heavy metal
Favorite Perfume Not Known
Favorite Sport Baseball
Favorite Destination Not Known


Jagapathi Babu Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification
Not Known
College / University
Chaitanya College, Hyderabad
Not Known


Jagapathi Babu Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place
Machilipatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
Home Town
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Present Residence
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
House Address
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Phone No / Mobile No
Not Known
Email ID
Not Known
Not Known


Jagapathi Babu Awards, Honours, Achievements

Nandi Award
1989: Special Jury for Adavilo Abhimanyudu
1993: Best Actor for Gaayam
1996: Best Actor for Maavichiguru
1998: Best Supporting Actor for Anthahpuram
2000: Best Actor for Manoharam
2007: Best Supporting Actor Lakshyam
2014: Best Villian for Legend
Filmfare Award – Telugu
2007: Best Supporting Actor Lakshyam
2014: Best Supporting Actor Legend
2016: Best Supporting Actor Nannaku Prematho
2018: Best Supporting Actor Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava
SIIMA Awards
2014: Best Actor in a Negative Role Legend
2016: Best Actor in a Negative Role Nannaku Prematho
2016: Special Jury for Pulimurugan (Malayalam)
IIFA Utsavam
2016: Best Supporting Actor for Srimanthudu
2017: Best Actor in a Negative Role for Nannaku Prematho
Asianet Film Awards
2017: Best Actor in a Negative Role for Pulimurugan


Jagapathi Babu Social Media

Not Known
Wikipedia @Jagapathi_Babu

Leave a Reply