Prabhas born as Venkata Satyanarayana Prabhas Raju Uppalapati on 23 October 1979, is an Indian film actor who predominantly works in Telugu cinema. He mostly is known for his work in the epic movie Baahubali: The Beginning and Baahubali 2: The Conclusion. Prabhas made his film debut with the 2002 drama film Eeswar.
Prabhas won the state award, the Nandi Award for Best Actor, for his role in Mirchi. He has worked in almost 20 films in over 15-years of his career. He is a versatile actor. Prabhas is 38 Years old as in 2017. Check out Prabhas Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Caste, Family, Biography & More.
Prabhas was born to film producer U. Suryanarayana Raju and his wife Siva Kumari. He is the youngest of three children, with an elder brother Pramod Uppalapati and sister Pragathi. Prabhas attended the DNR School, Bhimavaram and graduated with a B.Tech. degree from Sri Chaitanya College, Hyderabad.
He wanted to become a businessman but he couldn’t resist himself from glamour world too long. He works in Telugu Film Industry and established himself as the highest-paid actor. Prabhas Net Worth $12 Million and Salary 24 Crore Per Movie. Prabhas is Unmarried and he is in a relationship with Actress Anushka Shetty. He had affair with Ileana D’Cruz.
Prabhas Height is 6 ft 1 in (178 cm) and Weight 95 Kg (209 Pounds). His Body Measurements are 45-35-18 Inches. Prabhas Chest Size 45 Inches, Waist Size 35 Inches and Biceps Size 18 Inches. He has 10 (US) Shoe Size. He has Black Color Hair and Brown Color Eye.
Prabhas is looking very smart for his strong body measurements. He can impress anyone with his glamour and Strong Body Fitness.
Family, Caste & Girlfriend
Prabhas was born to Late U. Suryanarayana Raj Paragathi, a producer, and Siva Kumari. He has one elder brother Pramod Uppalapati and one sister Pragathi. Prabhas is Unmarried and he is in a relationship with Actress Anushka Shetty. He had affair with Ileana D’Cruz. He is Hindu by Religion, Sun Sign Libra and Nationality Indian.
Prabhas started his movie career with Eeswar in 2002. In 2003, he was the lead in Raghavendra. In 2004, he appeared in Varsham. He continued his career with Adavi Raamudu and Chakram.
In 2005 he acted in the film Chatrapathi directed by S. S. Rajamouli, in which he portrays the role of a refugee, exploited by goons. It had a 100-day run in 54 centers.
Later he acted in Pournami, Yogi, and Munna, an action-drama film came out in 2007, followed by the action-comedy Bujjigadu in 2008. In 2009 his two films were Billa and Ek Niranjan. Indiaglitz called Billa stylish and visually rich.
Idlebrain stated that he had a unique style and macho charm in his screen presence.
- Prabhas is very shy in his personal life, but as a professional actor, he never let people judge his shyness.
- Along with acting, he also likes reading books and his favorite book is The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand.
- Prabhas smokes and drinks.
- Prabhas never aspired to become an actor, instead, he wanted to be a businessman.
- He is the nephew of popular Telugu film actor Uppalapati Krishnam Raju, who encouraged him to try his hand in acting.
- He had a huge crush on Raveena Tandon while growing up.
- He got his breakthrough with his role as Venkat in the film Varsham (2004).
- He made his first Bollywood appearance in the film Action Jackson (2014).
- It took around 5 years to make the epic Baahubali series and during these 3 years, Prabhas neither acted in any other film nor got married.
- Around INR 1.5 crore was spent on gym equipment to tone his body for his role in Bahubali, and was trained by Mr. World 2010, Lakshman Reddy.
- In early 2016, his brother Prabodh Uppalapati was sentenced to 1-year imprisonment in a cheque bounce case, after he issued a cheque for INR 43 lakh to a businessman, but it bounced due to lack of funds.
- He is the highest paid actor of Tollywood.
- He is the first South Indian actor to get a wax statue at Madame Tussauds, Bangkok.
- Prabhas started Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017) set the record for the highest grossing Indian film ever with the worldwide gross of more than INR 1500.
- After the huge success of Baahubali series, he has received more than 5000 marriage proposals.
- He is an avid reader and has a personal library at his residence.
- He is nature and bird lover and has a garden which has birds of various types, that too in open cages.