Nagabhushanam

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Nagabhushanam
Born 1922
Died May 5, 1995[1]
Occupation Actor

Nagabushanam (c.1922 – May 5, 1995[2]) was a comedian and character actor of the Telugu cinema.[3] His first film was Palletooru (1951), directed by Tatineni Prakash Rao. He acted in approximately 395 films from the 1950s to the 1980s.

One of his most popular stages roles was as Raktakanneru Nagabhushanam in Raktha Kanneeru, which he also produced. Nagabushanam gave more than 2,000 performances of the drama.

He played the lead in Edi Nijam (1956), a film directed by Sundaram Balachander and produced by Ghantasala Krishnamurthy of Pratibha Films.[4]

Nagabushanam produced a handful of films, including Natakala Rayudu and Oke Kutumbam.

Nagabushanam died on May 5, 1995.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Character
1952 Palletooru Kondaiah
1954 Rechukka Chitti Veeranna
1956 Edi Nijam Kondaiah
1957 Bhagya Rekha
1957 Maya Bazaar Satyaki
1958 Bhookailas Lord Siva
1958 Chenchu Lakshmi Lord Siva
1960 Bhatti Vikramarka Prachandudu
1962 Bhishma Parasurama
1962 Manchi Manasulu
1963 Mooga Manasulu Rajendra
1968 Bandipotu Dongalu
1968 Bangaru Gajulu
1968 Ranabheri
1968 Varakatnam Meesala Venkaiah
1969 Aadarsa Kutumbam
1969 Aatmiyulu Justice Rajaram
1969 Bhale Rangadu Zamindar
1969 Buddhimanthudu Seshayya
1969 Natakala Rayudu Bujjibabu
1970 Balaraju Katha
1970 Dharma Daata Zamindar Bhujangam
1970 Jai Jawan
1971 Chelleli Kapuram
1971 Dasara Bullodu
1971 Mosagallaku Mosagadu Nakkajittula Naaganna
1971 Pattukunte Laksha
1973 Andala Ramudu J.B. Rao
1974 Andaru Dongale Bujji Babu
1976 Bhale Dongalu Chinna
1977 Adavi Ramudu
1977 Kurukshetram Shakuni
1980 Gopala Rao Gari Ammayi Zamindar Gajapathi Raju
1980 Jathara
1981 Gadasari Attaha Sosagara Kodalu Gajapathi Raju
1983 Neti Bharatam
1994 Number one

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