Varun Tej : Age, Height, Career, Biography, Movies, Net Worth

Varun Tej
Varun Tej

He is a famous South Indian actor. He was born on 19 January 1990 in Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad. His father Nagendra Babu. There is an actor. Megastar Chiranjeevi seems to be his uncle. Pawan Kalyan also seems to be his uncle. Allu Arjun, Ram Charan seem to be his Curzon brothers. His height is 6.4 inches, 1.93 metres, 193 centimetres. His weight is 65 kg, 143 pounds. He is currently 34 years old.

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Varun Tej


He completed his schooling from Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana. After this he completed Bachelor of Commerce from St.Mary’s College, Hyderabad.

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About Career

During his school days, he worked as a child artist in his father’s film Hands Up. During his college days, his weight was 120 kg. He used to be quite healthy in those days. During this time, he had gone with his uncle Chiranjeevi to watch the shooting of Magadheera. Someone took his photo on the set and showed it to Chiranjeevi sir. Chiranjeevi sir found his photo to be a hero type. Although he also wanted to come into films, his father said that he should come into this after completing his college studies. But this time, with the help of his uncle Chiranjeevi, he first reduced his weight by 40 kg. He took acting classes from the famous director Satya Nand, from whom his uncle Pawan Kalyan once took training. When it became known in the market that he now wanted to make his debut in films, many directors wanted to cast him in their films. Big directors like Srikanth, Puri Jagannath, Krish wanted to give their films in this. His father asked him to do Srikanth’s film because Srikanth was the first to offer him films. This film was Mukunda. Pooja Hegde was the lead actress in it. This film was released in 2014. The budget of this film was 19 crores but this film was 12 crores. It was a flop at the box office. After this, the next year he worked in the film Kanche. This film was based on World War II. This film was a blockbuster. This film received many awards. After this he worked in the film Loafer. This film did not do much. After this, he took a break for some time. He again did the film Mr. in the year 2017. This film also flopped badly. After this, his film Fida came in the same year. In Which Sai Pallavi was playing the role of lead actress. The budget of this film was 13 crores, which Earned Rs 90 crores. This film was a blockbuster. His fan following increased with this film. After this he worked in the film Tholi Prema. The budget of this film was 15 crores which earned 45 crores. This film was also a superhit. After this he did many films.

Varun Tej

Family Members

His father’s name is Nagendra Babu and mother’s name is Padmaja Konidela. He has a sister Niharika Konidela. His father is an actor. His sister is also an actress. Chiranjeevi, Pawan Kalyan are his uncles. Allu Arjun, Ram Charan, Allu Sirish. He has Curzon brother. He got engaged to Lavanya Tripathi on 9 June 2023. They got married on 1 November 2023.

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Varun's Family


Varun Tej and lavanya tripathi

Lavanya Tripathi (Actress)

Movies Name

(2000) Hands Up, (2014) Mukunda, (2015) Kanche, Loafer, (2016) Mister, Fidaa, (2018) Tholi Prema, Antariksham 9000 KMPH, (2019) F2 : Fun and Frustration, Aladdin, Gaddalakonda Ganesh, (2022) Ghani, F3 : Fun and Frustration, (2023) Gandeevadhari Arjuna, (2024) Operation Valentine.

Varun Tej

Awards Name

South Indian International Movie Awards, Zee Telugu Golden Awards and Zee Cine Awards Telugu. 

Net Worth

His total net worth is around Rs 47 crore. He earns through ads, sponsorship, brand ambassadorship and working in films.

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