Happy Birthday, Jr NTR: Fans, celebrities share warm wishes  |  Photo Credit: Twitter
As Jr NTR turned 37 today, his fans and other actors from the industry have taken over Twitter to share their warm wishes.
Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, or better known as Jr NTR, was born on 20 May 1983 in Hyderabad to Telugu actor and politician Nandamuri Harikrishna and Shalini Bhaskar Rao. He is the grandson of legendary Telugu actor and former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh N.T. Rama Rao.
He bagged his first role as a child artist in 1996’s ‘Ramayanam’, that went on to win the National Film Award for Best Children’s Film. Five years later, he made his debut as an adult in S.S. Rajamouli’s ‘Student No.1’.
Since then, Jr NTR has worked in 28 films and received two state Nandi Awards, two Filmfare Best Actor awards, and four CineMAA Awards. Besides his performances on the big screen, the actor has hosted the Telugu version of the TV reality show Bigg Boss.
Today, as he celebrates his 37th birthday, Twitter is flooded with good wishes.
One of the first to wish him was the team of RRR. “A very happy birthday to our Komaram Bheem @tarak9999! Your energy both on and off the screen is a source of delight for the entire team. We can’t wait to show the world what we have created with you,” the team wrote on Twitter.
Actors Chiranjeevi Konidela, Sudheer Babu, Rakul Preet Singh, and music composer S Thaman were among others who wished NTR Jr.
Besides celebrities, the 37-year-old’s fans shared their love and regard through picture posts and snippets from his movies.
One user wrote, “#HappyBirthdayNTR Veera RAAGAVA Rage Best ActorWhite heavy, Best DancerWhite heavy, Best VillainWhite heavy, Best HeroWhite heavy, Best in Dialogue Delivery @tarak999 #HappyBirthdayNTR”
One more tweet reads, “Most trolled hero for his physique, box-office stamina, records, etc., But his dedication and passion towards movies kicked the trollers’ asses on the other side…Now he is the most happening Star Actor in TFI proud of u hero @tarak9999 #HappyBirthdayNTR #KomaramBheemNTR”