Nitesh Kumar Sahoo

Tollywood Icon Star Allu Arjun completed 20 glorious years in Indian cinema today leaving trails of success throughout his career. As Pushparaj/Pushparaju in Pushpa: The Rise , Bunny swayed movie lovers across the world. Now, all eyes are on updates of Pushpa: The Rule, the sequel. 

As per the recent buzz, the makers will release a big update on the movie on April 8 to celebrate Allu Arjun’s birthday. Excitement among fans and well-wishers has by now reached the zenith. Well, all speculations will end after a few days.

Being one of the most celebrated actors in the Telugu industry, Allu Arjun is one of the highest-paid actors. Throughout his career of 20 years, he has worked in over 25 movies. 

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Allu Arjun, known as an actor at par excellence, is also loved by his fans for his down-to-earth nature and humble attitude. Arjun boasts a huge fandom, and his fan base now has sprawled in the North region following the success of Pushpa: The Rise. He even drew the attention of movie lovers globally with his stellar performance, punch lines, hook steps and actions in the movie.

Here we bring you some interesting facts about Bunny aka Allu Arjun:

1. Allu Arjun made his debut in 2003 with Gangotri in the lead, however, before that he worked as a child artist in movies like Vijeta (1985). He was only 3 years old at the time. Later in 1986, he also appeared in Daddy (1986) in which Chiranjeevi was the lead. 

2. His uncle Chiranjeevi is his all-time favourite actor and his favourite movie is Indra, which he has watched over 15 times.

3. Fans are well aware that Bunny is a terrific dancer. Earlier, the actor himself revealed that he took up gymnastics as a kid which is the reason behind the flexibility of his body which he exhibits during his dance. Apart from dancing, he is fond of singing. In 2016, he dubbed a song for Sarainodu.

4. Allu Arjun has been winning the hearts of movie lovers with his acting and dance. However, many might not be aware that the Badrinath actor is a charcoal artist and he loves to draw human anatomy and other architectural drawings. 

5. Diehard fans of the Arya actor have witnessed his style variations in different movies. Before being called as the Icon Star, he was dubbed the Stylish Star. Every time and in every movie, Bunny stuns everyone with his different looks and styles. 

6. Photography is Allu Arjun's favourite hobby. As per the actor, photography helps him relieve stress and express feelings. 

7. Bunny also has a keen interest in reading self-help books. Who Moved My Cheese?, by Dr Spencer Johnson is his favourite. 

8. Certain reports also claim that the Happy actor wanted to become a piano teacher since childhood. However, with growing age, he got inclined towards martial arts. Later, he also thought to work in the American space agency NASA. 

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9. Very less people are aware that Allu Arjun did an internship in an animation company in Hyderabad as a backup option. If not a successful innings in acting, Allu Arjun might have picked a career in animation. 

10. Like all other A-listed actors, Allu Arjun also owns a vanity van. However, the actor has spent crores on customizing it. As per certain reports, the van costs around Rs 7 crore and is designed by Reddy Customs Caravan. 

11. Fans are well aware that Allu Arjun comes from a film family including Chiranjeevi and Ram Charan. Though he made his debut with Gangotri and the movie had a decent box office collection, with 2004’s Arya, his career got a boost. 

12. Throughout his career, he has clinched six Filmfare Awards (South) and three Nandi Awards among other awards.