Nani Net Worth (2024): Height, Age, Real Name, Bio

Alex | Last Updated On January 15th, 2022

Nani is one of the most successful actors in Telugu cinema. Over the last few years, his net worth has escalated due to his potential and remarkable acting skills. He is a popular actor as well as a successful producer.

Nani's Net Worth

As of 2024, Nani's net worth is estimated to be $8 million.

Net Worth$8 million
Given NameGhanta Naveen Babu
Famous NameNani
Source(s) of FameActor, Producer
Date of BirthFebruary 24, 1984
Place of BirthHyderabad, Telangana, India
RelationshipsMarried, Anjana Yelawarthi,
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Early Life

Nani’s real name which was given by his parents is Ghanta Naveen Babu. He was born in Hyderabad, Telangana, India on February 24, 1984. Rambabu Ghanta is his father and his mother’s name is Vijayalakshmi Ghanta. He has a sister named Deepthi Ghanta. He received his early education at the St. Alphonsa’s High School. After this, he studied at Narayana Junior College, Hyderabad, and earned his graduation degree from Wesley College, Secunderabad.

 Career Highlights

He started his career as an assistant director. Allari Bullodu (2005) and Dhee (2007) are one of those movies in which he worked as an assistant director. After this, he worked as an RJ for World Space Satellite in a show named Nonstop Nani.

His film career was started with the film Aastha Chamma in 2008, which was a massive hit. His performance was admired by the public and critics. His other films include Ride (2009), Ala Modalaindi (2011), Eega (2012), Yevade Subramanyam (2015), Krishna Gaadi Veera Prem Gaadha (2016), Nenu Local (2017), Ninnu Kori (2017), Jersey (2019), and Shyam Singha Roy (2021). These are the most famous and commercially hit projects of Nani.

As a producer, he has produced several movies including D For Dopidi in 2013 and Awe in 2018.

He has worked with many celebrities including Swati Reddy, BellamKonda Suresh, Swetha Banu Prasad, Sampath Raj, Saranya Mohan, Srinivas Avasarala, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, and numerous more.

He has won several awards including Zee Cine, Nandi, and Film Fare awards. He usually charges 5 to 6 crores per movie.

He owns an extravagant house in his hometown, Hyderabad. He has several properties in the various regions of India.

He also endorses products for different popular brands including the famous soft drink brand Sprite India. He charges 1 crore for each brand endorsement.

Personal Life 

On October 27, 2012, Nani married his best friend, Anjana Yelavarthi. After five years of marriage, they welcomed their first child, a son named Arjun.

In 2018, Sri Reddy accused actor Nani of sexually exploiting her. According to her tweets, she was supposed to be a part of Bigg Boss Telugu, but due to Nani’s politics, she was not accepted as a contestant in Bigg Boss. However, the show’s producers denied her concerns, claiming that Nani does not have the authority to choose contestants as a host. It escalated into a major squabble, and after Sri Reddy’s bad reaction, Nani took legal action against Sri Reddy, demanding an apology within seven days.

Social Media

Nani keeps his fans engaged on multiple social media platforms. He has 4.4 million followers on Instagram and 4.4 million followers on Twitter as well. He typically shares his pictures with his family. He also shares glimpses of his upcoming projects.


Nani is an amazing performer who is considered to be one of the best actors in Telugu cinema. His passion for acting has gained him huge fame over the last few years. His net worth is estimated to be around 8 million dollars.

Nani has sometimes been associated with other Actors such as Pooja Hedge, Ileana D'Cruz, Kajal Aggarwal , Brianne Howey, Mahesh Babu, Jacqueline Fernandez, Brooke Ence, Kinsey Wolanski, and Parmish Verma.