The actor, who turns 38 today, is one of the most loved actor from the Telugu film industry to Indian cinema. Prabhas has now become a country-wide sensation after SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali and his next movie Saaho which is expected to release in 2018, is eagerly awaited by audience.
Have you ever wondered about Prabhas’s nature in real life? Here are some interesting facts about Baahubali aka Prabhas, which you may not know. You can thank us later!
Prabhas? That Is Not His Real Name
Prabhas’s real name is Venkata Satyanarayana Prabhas Raju Uppalapati. Acting is in his blood as he is the son of Producer U. Suryanarayana Raju and his wife Siva Kumari. He has two siblings and is the nephew of actor Uppalapati Krishnam Raju.
Acting Wasn’t His Aim
Prabhas is a qualified engineer. Prabhas had admitted in the past that he never thought of becoming an actor and wanted to be a businessman.
Dedicated And Focused
Prabhas believes in signing one film at a time. Prabhas during bahubali series didn’t sign any other project in that period. For Bahubali, he had to undergo a lot of mental as well as physical pressure and maintained that physique for almost four years. He also went to the extent of turning down an ad endorsement worth 10 crore. Very dedicated man we must say!
Shy And Down To Earth
He is one of the most shy actors in the country. He keeps himself away from all ontroversies and that s why he is also one of the most non-controversial Indian actors. The actor still does not acknowledge himself as a national star. He is Down to earth, isn’t he?
Marriage Plans? Still Confusion
Prabhas received around 6,000 marriage proposals but he turned all of them down to stay focused for Bahubali. Girls don’t lose hope, he is still a bachelor!
He’s Done An Item Number In Bollywood
Yes, you read it right. Prabhas made his Bollywood debut in Prabhu Deva’s Action Jackson starring Ajay Devgn. Prabhas did a cameo in Action Jackson. We bet you didn’t notice that!
He Impressed GOT Makers
The film catapulted Prabhas to a superstardom worldwide. He became an international sensation after that movie. Some media reports suggested that he impressed the makers of hit TV series Game of Thrones with his Baahubali character.
Wax Staustue At Madame Tussauds
He is the first South Indian star to have his own wax statue at Madame Tussauds, Bangkok based on his Baahubali character Amarendra Baahubali, wearing the battle armor. Well he definitely deserves this achievement!
We Wish You A Very Happy Birthday Darling Prabhas!