Nagesh (born as Nageswaran C. Krishna Gundu Rao) was a National Award-winning actor who predominantly appeared in Tamil and Telugu movies. After playing several plays, Nagesh kickstarted his movie career with the Tamil movie “Manamulla Marudhaaram” and shot to fame eventually as a comedian.
His stardom rose the newer heights with “Server Sundaram” in which he played the protagonist. The movie’s success brought him widespread acclaim for his versatility. The talented actor has forayed into Telugu Cinema and appeared in many hit movies. The ace comedian who tickled the ribs of audiences for generations lasted his breath on 31st January 2009 due to the heart ailment.