Ram Charan Birthday Special: Some Lesser Known Facts About the Mega Power Star

Mega Power Star of Tollywood Ram Charan celebrates his birthday today and it is more than a festival for his fans. The star has become one of the top stars in the industry with just 12 films and is placed in the elite club with the likes of Mahesh Babu, Jr NTR and Allu Arjun. His fandom in Telugu states is immeasurably huge and social media today is all about him with the trend #HBDRamCharan.

Let us know about some unknown facts of this ‘Mega Power Star’:

1. Ram Charan is the son of Telugu Superstar and politician Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan is his uncle.


2. He is the grandson of Telugu comedian and Indian freedom fighter Allu Rama Lingaiah.


3. While his father Chiranjeevi is credited as Mega Star, his uncle Pawan Kalyan is credited as Power Star in his movies.


4. The nick name of Ram Charan is Cherry.


5. Ram Charan’s debut film was Chirutha which was released in 2007.


6. His second film Magadheera was a record breaking blockbuster hit in the south film industry.


7. He was a student of Kishore Namit’s acting classes same as Hrithik, Kareena and Priyanka.


8. Ram Charan was brand ambassador for Pepsi while his father Chiranjeevi was brand ambassador for Thumps Up.


9. The star owns a Polo Team in Hyderabad.


10. Ram Charan is also on the Board of Directors of Telugu channel, Maa TV.


11. He is married to Upasana Kamineni which runs the popular Apollo Hospitals.


12. The actor is childhood friend of Rana Daggubati, the Bhallaladeva of Baahubali.


13. He turned producer for his father’s comeback film ‘Khaidi No 150’.


14. He is known for performing his own stunts in movies like ‘Dhruva’.


15. The actor will next be seen in the upcoming big banner movie of SS Rajamouli ‘RRR’ alongside Junior NTR and Alia Bhatt.