South Indian Film Industry are based in Chennai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Kochi and Mangalore respectively. The largest industries are Tamil and Telugu Film Industry. Telugu film Industry is known as “Tollywood”. The majority of South Indian actors have dark skin, black curly hairs, brown eyes, sportive figure with tinned muscles and charming smile. All these qualities make them the most handsome actors. These handsome hunks strengthen our belief that tall, dark and handsome men do exist. Each actor has different style and feature. Today we are going to present a list of top 10 the most handsome South Indian actors. Although it was very difficult for us to make a list of 10 actors because there are so many handsome, good-looking and stylish actors are in South Indian Film Industry. All the South Indian actors we took in the list definitely have the great appeal all over the world. Our list is full of cute and young guys.
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Here are the Top 10 Most Handsome South Indian Actors 2017
10. Joseph Vijay
Joseph Vijay Chandrasekhar is one of the most popular actors in Tollywood. Vijay was born to a famous film producer and Director S. A. Chandrasekhar and a famous playback singer Shobha Chandrasekha on 22nd June 1974 in Chennai. His friends gave him name Ilayathalapathy. The beautiful actor acted in more than 50 films. He makes his debut in “Naalya Theerpu” in 1992 as a lead actor, earlier he has worked in his father’s movies as a child artist. Movie named Poove Unakkaga in 1996 was a turning point in his career. In the short period of his career he has nominated for 44 awards and won 28 of them.
9. NT Rama Rao Jr.
Nandamuri Tarake Rama Rao Jr is one of the stunning and dashing actors in South Indian Cinema. He is also known as Junior NTR in Telugu Cinema. His grandfather NT Rama Rao was a famous Telugu actor and former CM of Andhara Pradesh. Junior NTR was born on 20th May 1984 to a Telugu film actor and a well-known politician Nandmurari Harikrishana. In 1996 his childhood debut movie “Bala Ramayanam” won National Film award for best Children movie. His debut as an adult was Ninnu Choodalani in 2000. Rakhi is considered as one of the finest movie in his career. The handsome hunk Jr. NTR has worked in 36 films and won 19 awards for his acting.
8. Rana Daggubati
Rana Daggubati is an actor and produces known for his work in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi cinema. This 6 Feet 4 Inch tall and handsome actor was born on 14 December 1984. His paternal grandfather was D. Ramanaidu a famous producer who conferred 3rd highest civilian award in India, the Padam Bhusan for his contribution to Telugu Cinema. In 2010 he started his acting career with Telugu Blockbuster Leader and won Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut- South. Rana made his first Bollywood debut with the film Dum Maaro Dum in 2011. This hot actor voted ‘The Most Promising Newcomer of 2011’ in a Times India Poll. In 2011 Rana voted as 20th Most Desirable Man in India and in 2012 10th Most Desirable Man in India in a poll conducted by Times of India.
7. Akkineni Nagarjuna
Akkineni Nagarjuna is considered as a superstar of Tollywood and won people’s hearts with so many blockbuster movies like Siva, Boss, Mass and many more. Superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna was born to Akkineni Nageshwara and Akkineni Anapurna on 29th August 1959 in Chennai, Tamil Naidu. The good-looking actor is also known as King, Nag and Yuva Samrat of Tollywood. He has acted in over 90 movies as a lead actor. He is one of most elegant and stylish actor in Indian cinema. Akkineni Nagarjuna has won 27 awards for his wonderful acting and still doing fabulous job in South Indian cinema.
6. Ram Charan
Ram Charan is the most, popular and fabulous actor in Indian cinema. He works in Tollywood and short stints in Bollywood too. He was born to megastar Chiranjeevi on 27th march 1985 in Madras. He is very dedicated to his fitness, that’s why he is known as one of most handsome actor in South Indian cinema. His debut movie in 2007 was “Chirutha” which won “Special Jury Nandi Award”. Ram Charan also does playback singing. He owns the airline named “TRUJET”. This successful actor has done 13 movies and won 10 awards in his short career. He is one of the highest paid actors of Tollywood.
5. Allu Arjun
Allu Arjun is the most popular actor in Tollywood. He becomes first Telugu actor to get more than 1 million Facebook fans. Allu Arjun was born to Allu Arvind and Allu Nirmala on 8th April 1983 in Bengaluru, Karnataka. He is cousin of famous actors Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan. In 2016, he started a night club named “800 Jubilee”. He acted as child artist in “Vijetha” and as a dancer in “Daddy”. His first film as a led actor was “Gangotri”, for this movie he won Cinema Award & Nandi Award. He was nominated for 34 awards and won 20 awards for his acting. The good-looking actor is also known as bunny and stylish star by his fans. He was in top 50 of Forbes India 2015 and 2016 celebrity list.
4. Pawan Kalyan
Pawan Kalyan is a very famous actor in Tollywood. His real name is Konidela Kalyan Babu. He was born on 2nd September 1971 in Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh. He started using name “pawan” after a martial arts presentation. This superstar holds a black belt in karate. His debut film was “Akkada Ammayi Ikkada Abbay” in 1996. Pawan founded a political party called “JANA SENA” on 14th march 2014. He is also a writer; he wrote a book named “ISM”. Superstar Chiranjeevi is his elder brother. Handsome Pawan has made his place in Tollywood by acting in popular films like Kushi, Tummudu, Gabbar Singh & Jalsa.
Surya is most popular and versatile actor in South Indian Cinema. His real name is Saravanan Sivakumar. The dashing Surya was born on 23rd July 1975 in Chennai. Surya starts his career in 1997 by his debut movie Nerrukku Ner. He has been nominated for 39 awards and won 14 awards in film industry. He married his co-star Jyothika in September 2006. He has done 40 movies in his acting career. In 2013, Suriya founded the production house named 2D Entertainment. The charming Surya is still rocking Tollywood by his talent.
Prabhas was born on 23 October 1979. He is the nephew of Telugu actor Krishnam Raju. This stylish actor started his career with movie Eshwar in 2002. In 2015 Prabhas was in the lead role in super hit movie “Bahubali the Beginning”. Bahubali was the 3rd highest grossing Indian film worldwide. The sequel of Bahubali is set to release in 2017. Till now this hot actor acted in more than 20 movies. In 2014 this 6 Feet and 1 inch tall and handsome actor appeared in Bollywood movie Action Jackson directed by Prabhudeva. He is the first Tollywood actor who has his statue at Madam Tussauds Bangkok.
1. Mahesh Babu
Mahesh Babu is the most stylish actor and known as Prince of Tollywood. He has a beautiful face and cute smile which attracts everyone. He is one of the most charming and attractive celebrities of India. In the year 2011 he stood 5th Most Desirable man in 2011, 2nd in 2012 and 1st in 2013 in a survey conducted by Times of India. This Superstar was born on 9 August 1975. He is the younger son of superstar Krishana. He entered in Tollywood in 1979 as a child artist and acted in 8 films. In 1999 he starts his career as an actor with the film Raja Kumarudu. He won more than 25 awards and acted in more than 30 films till now.
These handsome hunks have broad shoulders, breads and moustaches. Their whitish and dusky complexion surely captivates everybody’s attention. Gone are the days when only Bollywood actors were the heartbeat of Indian’s, now handsome and stylish South Indian actors are giving a tough competition to Bollywood actors. These actors with attractive looks made their space in the heart of Indian’s.