Akhil Akkineni is an actor of Indian descent who has worked in Telugu cinema and Hindi films. He was first seen on screen in the film “Age of Sisindri” in 1995 as a child artist and had his first lead role in 2015.
As of 2024, Akhil Akkineni's net worth is estimated to be $8 million.
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|April 8, 1994
|Place of Birth
|San Jose, California, United States
Akhil Akkineni was born in April 1994, in San Jose, California, United States. His father Akkineni Nagarjuna is an Indian actor and producer in the South film Industry and his Mother Amala Akkineni is a famous Tamil actress. Amala Akkineni’s brother is also an actor.
Akhil Akkineni has an older brother who is an actor and producer named Naga Chaitanya. Akhil Akkineni is of Telugu, Irish and Bengali descent. His grandfather Akkineni Nageswara Rao is also a famous actor back in the day.
Akhil Akkineni studied at Chaitanya Vidyalaya for his early education before he went to Australia and came back to his hometown Hyderabad, India. Akhil Akkineni completed his high school education at Oakridge International School Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
Akhil Akkineni became a child actor at a young age and he also enrolled in an acting course at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York. He also has a diploma in Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of South Florida.
Akhil Akkineni also pursued the sport Cricket and he became part of his father’s team called “Nag Kings Team” during the Tollywood Trophy in 2010.
Because of his great performance, Akhil Akkineni was given the opportunity to play for the Telugu Warriors during the inaugural Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) in 2011. He has then regularly participated in the said tournament.
Akhil Akkineni was first seen in the movie “Sisindri” in 1995 at a young age which was produced by his father Amala Akkineni. His next appearance in a movie was in 2014 when he had a cameo role in the movie entitled “Manam”.
Even though Akhil Akkineni only had a cameo role in the said movie, he was noticed by the audience and movie critics and was offered brand promotions and tv advertisements like Karbonn and Mountain Dew.
The movie was a huge success and the said film became one of the highest-earning films in the Telugu film industry and won several awards including the Best Film at the Filmfare Awards.
Akhil appeared as the lead actor for the first time in the movie Akhil in 2015. He enrolled himself in a stunt workshop in Thailand and trained for two months for his role.
Despite his efforts for his debut film as a lead actor, the movie got bad reviews and was considered a disaster in the South Indian film industry.
His next movie “Hello!” was also unsuccessful. Despite some good reviews, it turned out to be a below-par grosser. His third movie was “Mr.Majnu” in 2019 with the actress Niddhi Agerwal.
Finally, in 2021 after so many unsuccessful movies, Akhil Akkineni had his long-awaited box office breakthrough with the movie entitled “Most Eligible Bachelor” which is a romantic comedy movie. It was produced by Geetha Arts Bunny Vas and Vasu Varma.
As of now, this famous actor is currently filming the movie entitled “Agent”. The release date and his role in this movie were not yet announced. We are sure that his fans are excited to see him again on the big screen.
Akhil is also the brand ambassador of the Hyderabad Football League and the South India Shopping Mall. His promotions and tv commercials also contribute to his net worth.
Akhil Akkineni was dating the fashion designer Shriya Bhupal before they got engaged on December 9, 2016. According to some reports, they had a huge fight at the Hyderabad airport and they decided to cancel their wedding.
As of now, Akhil’s marital status remains to be single. He was also not yet seen dating someone new. We think that is focusing on his work as an actor.
Akhil also collects cars and owns a Land Rover, Mercedes Benz, BMW M5, Lamborghini, and a Skoda Octavia. He also likes to play the sport cricket and to travel to different places.
Akhil currently lives alone in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad in a lavish apartment.
This popular actor Akhil Akkineni has a large following on social media. He has more than 2.7 million followers on his Instagram account where he mostly flexes his fit body.
His Twitter account has more than 2.9 million followers and his Facebook page has more than 1.6 million followers.
We also found a Youtube channel Akhil Akkineni which was created in January 19, 2014. Now it has over 2.5 million views with 19 thousand subscribers and it has 20 videos.
There are also a number of fan pages on Facebook with more than a hundred thousand followers like Akhil Akkineni FC, Akhilism – The official fan club of actor Akhil Akkineni, and I Love Akhil.
Akhil’s pretty face is one of the reasons why he has a great number of followers. He gets in touch with his fans and followers through his social media platforms and updates about his movie details.
Akhil Akkineni is an Indian actor who made his debut in the movie Akhil in 2015. The movie was a disaster and his next two movies were also unsuccessful. However, in 2019 he had a box office breakthrough with the movie Most Eligible Bachelor. He is currently filming the movie Agent and is also the brand ambassador.
Akhil Akkineni is one of the highest paid Telugu actors. With a movie salary of 5 to 6 Crore rupees, Akhil Akkineni net worth is estimated to be 8 million dollars which is 619 million when converted to Indian rupees. This number is expected to grow as Akhil continues to good make movies.
Akhil Akkineni has sometimes been associated with other Actors such as Tom Schwartz, Heather Rae Young, Joey King, Ayushmann Khurrana, Hilary Duff, Madison Iseman, Vidyut Jammwal, Parineeti Chopra, and Prabhu Deva.