Varun Tej is an Indian movie actor, who primarily works in the Tollywood film industry. He made his acting debut with the Tollywood movie “Hands Up!” as a child artist in the year 2000. In the lead role, he made his debut in the Telugu movie “Mukunda,” directed by Srikanth Addala. He is known for his movies like Fidaa, Nanna Koochi, and Gaddalakonda Ganesh. In 2023, he is playing the lead role of Arjun Varma in the Gandeevadhari Arjuna movie.
|Real Name||Varun Tej Konidela|
|Date of Birth||19 January 1990|
|Family||Father: Nagendra Babu (Telugu Actor)
Sister: Niharika Konidela (TV Actress)
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Lavanya Tripathi (Actress)|
|School||Yet to be updated|
|College||Yet to be updated|
|Hobbies||Listening to Music, Gymming, Driving|
|Birth Place||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Hometown||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Current City||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
Social Media Profiles
- He has a sister named Niharika Konidela, who is also an actress in the South Indian film industry.
- Moreover, he is the nephew of Tollywood actors Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan. His cousins Ram Charan and Sai Dharam Tej are the actors of the Tollywood film industry.
- In the lead role, he made his debut with the Telugu movie “Mukunda,” along with Pooja Hegde in 2014. His performance in the movie received mixed reviews.
- He has over 3M followers on Instagram (as of June 2023).
|2000||Hands Up!||Varun||Child actor|
|2014||Mukunda||Mukunda||Debut as lead role|
|2015||Kanche||Dhupati Hari Babu|
|2017||Mister||Pichchaiah Naidu / Chai|
|2018||Tholi Prema||Aditya Sekhar|
|2018||Antariksham 9000 KMPH||Dev|
|2018||Nanna Koochi||—||Narrator; web series on ZEE5|
|2019||F2: Fun and Frustration||Varun Yadav|
|2019||Aladdin||Aladdin (voice)||Telugu dubbed version|
|2019||Gaddalakonda Ganesh||Gaddalakonda “Gani” Ganesh|
|2022||F3: Fun and Frustration||Varun Yadav|
|2023||Gandeevadhari Arjuna||Arjun Varma|
- 2019 – Bigg Boss 3 as Himself
Awards and Nominations
|2015||South Indian International Movie Awards||Best Actor – Telugu||Kanche||Nominated|
|2017||Zee Telugu Golden Awards||Entertainer Of The Year (Male)||Fidaa||Nominated|
|2018||Zee Cine Awards Telugu||Best Film Actor||Tholi Prema||Nominated|
|2019||South Indian International Movie Awards||Best Actor – Telugu||Gaddalakonda Ganesh||Nominated|
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