By Anirbaan Hritiq
Netizens observed the 47th birthday of Tollywood Superstar Ghattamaneni Mahesh Babu or popularly known as Mahesh Babu on 9th August 2022 with full-on party mode. The social media sites such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook were flooded with overwhelming birthday wishes from the star’s fans as well as the co-stars.
The Rajakumrudu (1999) star is one of the most bankable stars of Tollywood films and has starred in more than 25 commercially successful movies so far. Babu is the son of actor, director, and producer Ghattamaneni Siva Rama Krishna Murthy predominantly known as Krishna in the Tollywood industry.
Mahesh Babu started his acting career when he was just 4 years old and did a cameo in the movie Needa (1979) which was widely appreciated by the audience and paved his way towards no-looking-back stardom which he earned through his back-to-back blockbusters. Some of his most famous movies include Businessman (2012), Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu (2013), Nenokkadine (2014), and Srimanthudu (2015), Bharat Ane Nenu (2018), Maharshi (2019), Sarileru Neekevvaru (2020) and Sarkaru Vaari Paata (2022).
Mahesh Babu also won many accolades to his collar which including, eight Nandi Awards, five Filmfare South Awards, four South Indian International Movie Awards, three Cine MAA Awards, and one IIFA Utsavam Award.
Apart from his illustrious acting career, Mahesh has been actively engaged in multiple charitable works and donates almost 30% of his annual income to various charitable organizations besides actively donating to the state calamity funds at times of dreadful crisis and natural disasters.
He has also been a part of Actor Farhan Akhtar’s MARD (Men Against Rape and Discrimination) campaign and lent his voice to the Telegu version of a poem written by Javed Akhtar.
As adored by his fans being called the Prince of Tollywood, Mahesh Babu has always stood up to his followers’ expectations and has delivered enormously both as a star and a humble human.
Wishing one of the finest actor of the time on his birth day, Mammootty said in his twitter handle: Happy Birthday Dear @urstrulyMahesh garu 😊 Wishing you a great year ahead with lots of happiness and success. Stay Blessed#HappyBirthdayMaheshBabu pic.twitter.com/27rn15HpLv
— Mammootty (@mammukka) August 9, 2022