– Kaikala Satyanarayana was born on 25th July 1935 to Kaikala Laxmi Narayana couple at Krishna district Kautaram village.
– Started the career as a hero, but became Villain due to his vigorous personality.
– Female artists of that time always feared of him, as his movies always had rape scenes.
– Sr. NTR brought Satyanarayana into the limelight, as the actor looked alike NTR and played as a dupe for NTR in many movies. Sr NTR Has always been the biggest support for Kaikala, as NTR has always offered him roles in his movies. Both the stars shared screen space in over 100 movies.
– Like Sr. NTR is for Rama and Krishna. Kaikala Satyanarayana is much popular as Yama. He also acted as Yama in Ravi Teja‘s 2012 film Daruvu.
– Considered as the King of all Nine Rasas, Cultural Association among big dignitaries awarded him with the title NAVA RASA NATANAA SARVABHOUMA.
– Played a major role in Machilipatnam politics after getting elected as the Member of Parliament in 1996 for TDP.
– In 2011, Kaikala Satyanarayana received Raghupathi Venkayya Naidu award.
– Acted last in 2013 film Jagadguru Adi Shankara film featuring Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, and Mohan Babu among others.
– In 2017, Filmfare honored him with Lifetime Achievement Award.
The glorious cinema career of Kaikala Satyanarayana in stats:
* 4 decades in the film industry
* 777 movies to date
* 28 Mythological movies
* 51 Folklore movies
* 9 Historical movies
* 223 movies completed 100 days
* 59 movies had Silver Jubilees
* 10 movies had Golden Jubilees
* 10 movies ran for a year or more
Wishing the legendary actor Kaikala Satyanarayana Garu a very happy birthday.