Amala Akkineni (Actress) Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Amala Akkinen

Real NameAmala Mukherjee
Other NameAmala Akkineni
Profession(s)Actress, Dancer, Social Activist
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth12 September 1968
Age (as in 2018) 49 Years
BirthplaceKolkata, West Bengal, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownKolkata, West Bengal, India
CollegeKalakshetra College of Fine Arts, Chennai, India
Educational QualificationBachelor of Fine Arts in Bharata Natyam
DebutFilm (Tamil): Mythili Ennai Kaathali (1986)Amala Akkineni- Mythili Ennai Kaathali
Film (Telugu): Pushpaka Vimana (1987)Amala Akkineni- Pushpaka Vimana
Film (Kannada): Pushpaka Vimana (1987)
Film (Hindi): Dayavan (1988)Amala Akkineni- Dayavan
Film (Malayalam): Ente Sooryaputhrikku (1991)Amala Akkineni- Ente Sooryaputhrikku
TV (Tamil): Super Mom (2010)
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
AddressJubilee Hills, Hyderabad, India
Awards• Filmfare Award South for Best Actress-Malayalam – 'Ulladakkam' (1991)
• Filmfare Award South for Best Supporting Actress-Telugu – 'Life Is Beautiful' (2012)
• CineMAA Awards for Best Outstanding Actress – 'Life Is Beautiful' (2013)
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsAkkineni Nagarjuna (Actor)
Marriage DateYear, 1992
Husband/SpouseAkkineni Nagarjuna (Actor)Amala Akkineni with her family
ChildrenSons- Akhil Akkineni (Actor), Naga Chaitanya (Step Son- Actor; photo in the husbands' section; above)
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Name Not Known (Naval Officer)Amala Akkineni Father
Mother- Name Not KnownAmala Akkineni with her mother
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Vada Pav, Fish
Favourite ColoursYellow, Red
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)$50 million

Amala Akkinen

Some Lesser Known Facts About Amala Akkineni

  • Amala Akkineni is an Indian actress who works in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi films.
  • She was born to a Bengali father and an Irish mother.
  • She is a trained classical dancer and had given many worldwide live performances before starting her acting career. Amala Akkineni- Classical Dancer (Younger Days Picture)
  • She was first noticed and convinced by an actor and director T. Rajender for doing the role of ‘Bharat Natyam dancer’ in his movie ‘Mythili Ennai Kaathali’ in 1986.
  • She has worked in more than 55 films in 6 different languages.
  • Before marriage, she did movies- ‘Siva'(1989) and ‘Nirnayam'(1991) along with her husband Nagarjuna.

  • After the marriage, she took a break from the film industry and came back in 2012 with the Telugu film ‘Life is Beautiful’. Amala Akkineni- Life is Beautiful
  • She is the co-founder of an NGO ‘The Blue Cross of Hyderabad’ in Hyderabad, India, which works for the welfare of animals and preservation of animal rights in India. Amala Akkineni- The Blue Cross of Hyderabad
  • In 2014, she also worked in the Tamil TV serial ‘Uyirmai’ in which she played the role of ‘Dr. Kavitha Sandeep’.

  • In 2015, she became the director at Annapurna International School for Film and Media, Hyderabad.
  • She is a dog lover. Amala Akkineni Dog Lover