Jr NTR (Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao) is an Indian Actor, known for his work exclusively in Telugu Cinema. He is the grandson of the Legendary actor, former Chief Minster of Andhra Pradesh, Late Mr. NTR and son of Hari Krishna, a former actor and Politician.
NTR started his career as a child artist in Gunasekhar’s Ramayanam (1997), which won National Film Award for Best Children’s Film. He made debut as hero with Ninnu Choodalani and he got the first commercial breakthrough with SS Rajamouli’s directorial debut Student No. 1. The stupendous success of Aadi and Simhardri helped him to rise to the unprecedented stardom and brought him closer to the masses.
Young Tiger as he is fondly called by his fans is one of the leading heroes in Tollywood and has some of the biggest blockbusters like Aadi, Simhadri, Temper, Baadshah and Yamadonga.
He is the brand ambassador for Malabar Gold, Himani Navaratan Oil, Boroplus Powder and Zandubalm. NTR has won 2 Nandi Awards, 1 Filmfare Best Actor Award and 3 CineMAA Awards. His uncle Balakrishna is a top actor in Tollywood and his cousins Kalyanram and Tarakaratna are also popular actors. He is married to Lakshmi Pranathi in 2011 and the couple has a son by name Abhay Ram.