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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 2 September 1971Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh, India
Birth NameKonidela Kalyan Babu
Nicknames God
Devudu
Boxoffice Emperor
Power Star
Kalyan Babu
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (2)

Pawan Kalyan actual name is Konidela Kalyan Babu, re-christened himself as Pawan Kalyan with his first film, Akkada Abbai Ikkada Ammayi, in 1996. He has worked in several critically and commercially successful films and has established himself as one of the leading actors in Telugu cinema. Pawan Kalyan was born in Chirala, to Sri Venkat Rao and Smt Anjana Devi. He is the youngest brother of actor Chiranjeevi and actor-producer, actor Nagendra Babu. Pawan Kalyan married Renu Desai, an actress who co-starred with him in the movies Badri and Johnny.

Renu Desai and Pawan Kalyan have two children: a son named Akira Nandan born in 2004, and a baby girl named Aadhya born in 2010.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Suman Paida

Pawan Kalyan launched Jana Sena or Jana Sena Party which is an Indian political party in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, in March 2014. Jana Sena which means People's Army in Telugu language. On March 10, 2014 he submitted an application for registering the party name. Pawan Kalyan formally launched the party at HICC (Hyderabad International Convention Centre) Madhapur on 14 March 2014. The party has been approved by the election commission on 11 December 2014.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: vamsibazaru

Spouse (3)

Anna Lezhneva (2013 - present) (1 child)
Renu Desai (2000 - ?) (divorced) (2 children)
Nandini (16 May 1997 - 12 August 2008) (divorced)

Trade Mark (4)

Kalyan babu
Power Star
Itching neck
Different Body Language

Trivia (23)

Younger brother of actor Chiranjeevi and actor/producer Nagendra Babu.
An ardent fan of Akira Kurasova's works, even named his son after him.
Listed in Top-5 Celebrities having huge Fanbase in India,in a survey conducted by The Times of India.
"Pawanism" is coined by his fans.
Power Star Pawan Kalyan fulfilled the wish of a terminally ill 12-year-old fan Srija, by visiting her at the private hospital in Khammam where she's being treated. Srija, who was diagnosed with a brain tumor, was brought to Hyderabad for treatment by her parents when she expressed her desire to meet her favourite actor Pawan Kalyan.
President,Founder & Leader of Janasena Party.
In 2014, a STAR India survey ranked Pawan Kalyan as one of Top 5 Heroes of India.
In a poll conducted by NDTV, listed Pawan Kalyan, as the most searchable Indian celebrity politician on Google.
He was listed 26th in the Forbes India list of top 100 Celebrities of 2013.
Pawan two movies listed among top 5 south Indian movies (Gabbar Singh, Atharintiki Dareedi).
Pawan kalyan is the only star who earned more number of followers in few hours. Super star Rajinikanth originates himself in the first position with two lakh followers in just few hours where pawan kalyan earned 90k followers in a day and still getting more followers.
Pawan Kalyan holds a black belt in karate.
Pawan Kalyan was listed 26th in the Forbes India list of top 100 Celebrities of 2013.
In 2012, Pawan Kalyan donated Rs 500,000 (7799.11 $) to support Indian Olympic sports shooter Rekha Chalichemala.
He started using the name "Pawan" after a martial arts presentation he organized to demonstrate his training.
Pawan Kalyan is a Vegetarian. He prefers to stick to this food regimen when options are given out for him during parties.
Pawan Kalyan was the first South Indian actor to endorse in Pepsi advertisement campaign.
Pawan Kalyan is a martial art expert. He is a Black Belt holder in that art form. Pawan Kalyan loves to do stunts to keep his body flexible. That is the reason why he does stunts in his movies without asking for dupes.
His hobby is to read books and plant saplings in his backyard. He has a farmhouse in the outskirts of Hyderabad where he grows vegetables and fruits. Whenever he gets time, he goes to this farmhouse so that he can be with nature.
Pawan Kalyan does not want the producers and distributors to bear the loss due to the mediocre performances of the film at the Box Office. Once, he compensated the distributors' loss for his film "Johnny" and "Teenmaar".
He is the most popular actor in tollywood.
Recently he donates 2crores (Indian currency) for the floods in Chennai.
In 2014 pawan kalyan founded a political party named Janasena and supported TDP for its victory.

Personal Quotes (11)

Nature, philosophy and social issues are the three things that always occupy my mind. You do not have any power over others but can only change yourself.
If I do not respond to some situation, my conscience kills me. I believe in permissible violence, not necessarily non-violence.
Many will call me an adventurer and that I am, only one of a different sort: one of those who risks his skin to prove his platitudes.
I don't care if I fall as long as someone else picks up my gun and keeps on shooting.
The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.
I'm Indian. I care for our Motherland.
There is a latent talent in every one. I am nothing extra-ordinary just because I happen to be an actor. Everybody is extra-ordinary in his own way. One must identify one's own talent early on - one is not great merely when he gets recognized by others - and one doesn't become a nobody just because his talent is not widely known.
What I fear most: Compulsive liars,yet I cannot get angry with them, just pity.
I have patriotism in me. Not just me every one has patriotism, every one must have patriotism.
I am very content with what god has given me. I never feel jealous or insecure. I think everyone should succeed.
I am an accidental actor. I actually wanted to be a farmer.

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