2 September 1956 |
Nimmakuru, Andhra State, India
(now in Andhra Pradesh, India)
|Residence||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Occupation||Politician, Actor, Producer|
|Years active||1967–1970 (Child Actor), 1974-2005|
|Political party||Telugu Desam Party|
|Spouse(s)||Lakshmi (m. 1973) (3 children)
Shalinee (1 child)
|Children||Janaki Ram (Son) (deceased)
Kalyan Ram (Son)
NTR Jr. (Son)
|Parent(s)||N. T. Rama Rao
He is the fourth son of actor, director, producer, founder of Telugu Desam Party and former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao. In 2008, he was a candidate of the Telugu Desam Party for election to Rajya Sabha.
From his first marriage, he has two sons, Janaki Ram and Kalyan Ram and a daughter Suhasini. From another woman whom he later married, he has a son, Taraka Ram who was later renamed as NTR Jr by his grandfather, NTR himself. Both Kalyan Ram and Jr. NTR are well noted actors in the Telugu cinema, with the latter being among the top league.
Harikrishna made his acting debut as a child artist in Sri Krishnavataram as little Krishna in 1964, directed by Kamalakara Kameshwara Rao. He then starred in Talla Pellamma (1970), which was followed by Tatamma Kala (1974), Ram Raheem (1974) and Daana Veera Shura Karna (1977). After a long gap, he returned to his acting career with a guest role in the Mohan Babu-starrer Sri Ramulayya (1998), followed by a full length role alongside Nagarjuna in Seetharama Raju (1999). His notable films are Laahiri Laahiri Laahirilo (2002) and Seetayya (2003), which are directed by YVS Chowdary; these films are biggest hits of his career.
|1967||Sri Krishnavataram||Little Krishna||Child Artist|
|1970||Talla Pellama||Child Artist|
|1977||Daana Veera Soora Karna||Arjuna||Also Producer of the Movie|
|1998||Sri Ramulayya||Comrade 'Sathyam'||Cameo Role|
|2002||Lahiri Lahiri Lahirilo||Krishnama Naidu|
|Siva Rama Raju||Ananda Bhupati Raju||Cameo Role|
|Tiger Harischandra Prasad||Harischandra Prasad|
- Janaki Ram Died in an accident http://www.aptoday.com/movienews/harikrishna-son-janakiram-died/5316/
- "Detailed Profile: Shri Nandamuri Harikrishna". india.gov.in. Retrieved 2010-09-12.
- "Sri Krishnavataram (1967)". cinegoer.com. Retrieved 2010-09-12.