South film’s superstar Mahesh Babu has fans from all over the country. He is one of the ace actors of the South film cinema. he is turning 43 on August 9 but he looks like a boy in his 20s. Mahesh’s childhood was spent mostly in Chennai under the care of his maternal grandmother Durgamma and the rest of his family.
Mahesh Babu shares the same status in South film industry as that of Salman and Shah Rukh in the Bollywood. Mahesh is a son of actor Krishna. He started doing films as a child artist. Being a child artist he did 9 films. Then as his father insisted he made a distance from the films for long 9 years.
It is because Mahesh’s father wanted him to complete his studies first. He is an actor as well as a philanthropist. He donates 30% of his income every year for the well being of the poor.
After 9 years of gap, Mahesh Babu debuted in the films as a lead actor in the film Raja Kumarudu, in this film Preity Zinta was the lead actress. He is a father of 2 children and is married to the former Miss India and Bollywood actress Namrata Shirodhkar.