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Achyutha (born Kunapareddy Achyutha Vara Prasad; తెలుగు: కూనపరెడ్డి అచ్యుత వరప్రసాద్; 1960-26 December 2002) was a Telugu film and television actor. He has received five Nandi awards in his career. He died of a heart attack on December 26, 2002.

Personal life[edit]

He was born in Machilipatnam, Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh to Koonapareddy RamaRao and Koonapareddy Sujatha.He has two brothers and two younger sisters.He was married to Ramadevi and had two daughter's, Sai sujatha and Sai sivani.

Acting career[edit]

He was quite popular with serials like Himabindu, Antarangalu, Anveshitha, etc. He acted with stars like ANR, Chiranjeevi, Pawan Kalyan, Venkatesh, Balakrishna, Mammootty, and many other actors.


He produced ANR, Krishna (actor) in serials along with Pradeep, Ashok, Kadambari kiran.

Political views[edit]

He supported then chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu in campaigning for TDP.

Notable filmography[edit]

Film Role Year
Vasu (film) Vignesh 2002
Daddy (2001 film) Ramesh 2001
Murari (film) Murari(guest role) 2001
Thammudu (film) Chakri 1999
Tholi Prema 1998
Swati Kiranam Radha Krishna 1992
Prema Entha Madhuram Shyam Sunder 1991
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He died of a heart attack at age of 41 and took his last breath on December 26, 2002. Many people involved in film and television industry came to see him as he was not only a good actor but also a courteous man who made many friends by his character.[1] [2]


  1. ^ "TV actor Achyuth dies of heart attack.". Hindu. Dec 27, 2002. Retrieved 2 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Achyuth". IMDB. Retrieved 2 September 2012.