Jr.NTR (Nandamuri Taraka Ramarao) a Star set his foot on 20th May 1983, his facial features not only emitted a Light of Stardom before he could make his debut but also inherited the name and Genes of his Late Grandfather Dr.Nandamuri Taraka Ramarao churning Harikrishna as a Proud Father seeing his commendable Acclaims and accolades.
Stars have their own identity and style, but the real acting epic is written by the young star who blossomed with his own versatile style of acting, embossing an unerasable impression on Telugu Film Industry.
Be it Historical Cinema, Family Entertainer, Action Packed Genres Jr.NTR has successfully embarked them with aplomb.
Started his debut with Gunashekhars Bala Ramayanam in 1996 that fetched National Award for the Best Children film and Jr.NTR an Identity. There was no stopping for this young Chubby Boy who was recommended by Gunasekhar to the Sculptor in SS Rajmouli who sculpted him into a hero in Student No.1 which was a tremendous success, and there was no looking back for the hardworking young thunder.
Big directors in VV Vinayak, B.Gopal and AMRathnam moulded him into more fiery and skilled Actor with films like Aadhi, Allari Alludu, Naaga hitting the bull’s eye at the box office. It was SS Rajmouli once again with his Simhadri that gave Jr a title honor of YOUNG TIGER to JR who with his different appearance and high tide acting captivated the filmy audience, While Andhrawala and Rakhi gave Jr.NTR the required recognition for his stellar performance.
SS.Rajmouli gave a completely new look to Jr.NTR in his Yama Donga by having him trim his accumulated fat by 20 kilos, which was a stupendous success, followed by VV Vinayak Adhurs which erased box office collections record and grossed 400 million. Jr. NTR diverted his route towards romantic genres and once again his magic continued scoring with Vamsi Paidapallys Brindavanam. With hattrick of flops in Shakti, Osaravalli, and Dammu Jr NTRs image turned sour though his performances received mixed responses from the audience.
srinu vaitla Pumped his disappointed stature with Badshaah, and once again Jr.NTR rose as he took every failure as a lesson to learn and grew stronger with every film.
Puri Jagannath’s Temper elevated his Pride, while Sukumars Nanaku Premotho gave him a refined tag of a Directors Complete Actor followed by back to back hits in Koratala Sivas Janatha Garage and K.S.Ravindra alias Bobbys Jai Lava Kusa , Jr. NTRs churned his identity into an enigma of Telugu Cinema.
Even though Politics was distanced from him, Destiny almost hit Jr. NTR on 26th May 2009 when campaigning for Telugu Desam Party en route to Hyderabad, his SUV struck head-on with another Vehicle suffering head injuries. But through his wellwishers and fans prayers, he made a speedy recovery to reenter to the Entertainment Groove.
With SS.Rajmoulis forthcoming #RRR starring Jr.NTR and Ramcharan, Jr.NTR will be a volcano that erupts Powerful Lava inform of his power-packed performances leaving audience as the most preferred Actor who carry away treasured memories of him and for Producers a Saleable Star whose stardom yields a bounty on their investments.
Jr NTR at such a young age receiving 11 Filmfare awards a couple of Nandi Awards and several awards for his Outstanding performances from 2002-18 is to be applauded.
Still Hungry for Hightide Performances Jr.Ntr will definitely reach to the heights which his Late Grandfather Dr.NTRamaRao achieved and set a benchmark for talented brunch to follow