Tollywood superstar Prabhas celebrates his 39th birthday today. Born on October 23rd, 1979, Prabhas is the nephew of yesteryear actor Krishnam Raju and made his acting debut with the 2002 release ‘Eeshwar’. Known for his hot physique and eye-pleasing personality, Prabhas has given many hit films like Billa, Rebel, Munna, Raghavendra, Varsham, etc. Baahubali: The Beginning is one of the most successful films that garnered him a lot of fans.
The man with a golden heart, Prabhas has geared up with the shooting of his next film Saaho. The big budget film is a talk of the town since a long time. On the other hand, Prabhas, who is already a superstar of the Tollywood world, is expected to be one of the biggest stars in Bollywood as well. Fans are eagerly waiting to see him doing a Bollywood film in a lead role but let’s wait to know when Prabhas is Bollywood ready.
Today, on his 39th birthday, let’s take a look at some of the lesser known facts about the Baahubali star that will leave you surprise and will multiply your respect for him. Read out below:
Prabhas has been a megastar of the industry even before his blockbuster film Baahubali. Also, Baahubali franchise marks his eye-grabbing collaboration with SS Rajamouli but little does anyone know that the two have worked together earlier as well in 2005 film ‘Chatrapathi.’
Prabhas is a big fan of Rajkumar Hirani films, and apparently, he has watched Munna Bhai MBBS and 3 Idiots more than 20 times.
His favourite actor from Hollywood is Robert De Niro.
Prabhas was trained by Mr. World 2010, Lakshman Reddy for his role in Baahubali.
He made a Bollywood debut with Action Jackson, but it was a blink-and-miss appearance in the film.
He is the first South Indian actor who is immortalized as a wax statue in Madame Tussauds, Bangkok.
Prabhas dedicated 5 years of his life to Baahubali as the actor did not sign up any films in between.
Not many may know, Prabhas loved being by the books. He also has his own personal library at home.
Prabhas is a very shy person and is not a paint the town red person.
Apparently, during the shooting of Baahubali, Prabhas declined a Rs.10 crore ad endorsement, as well as many Bollywood offers as he wanted to fully focus on the film.