Iconic Telugu actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao would have been 98 if he had been alive in the present day. His son actor Nagarjuna took to Twitter to pay tribute to his father and famous that his look in his upcoming movie Bangarraju has been impressed by ANR’s vogue sense.
“September 20 is a vital day for me. It’s my hero, my inspiration and my father ANR’s birthday. Dad used to love panchakattu (conventional dhoti). Particularly, he preferred ponduru khaddar. And I’m additionally sporting one. I’m additionally sporting his navaratna chain, navaratna ring. And his favorite watch is now mine. I really feel glad after I put on these items as I really feel he’s with me. We are attempting to convey magnificence in his vogue model with Bangarraju,” Nagarjuna mentioned in a video message he posted on his Twitter deal with with the hashtag #ANRLivesOn.
— Nagarjuna Akkineni (@iamnagarjuna) September 20, 2021
In 2014, ANR died of abdomen most cancers on the age of 90. He was lively within the movie trade from the early 40s until 2013. His final movie was Manam, which got here out in 2014. Written and directed by Vikram Kumar, the film noticed him sharing display house together with his son Nagarjuna and grandson Naga Chaitanya.
“Chaitanya and I can always remember the expertise of working with him. It was throughout this time that we absolutely realized what an excellent actor he was. Manam was the final movie in his life and never simply me, it was such an excellent fortune for everybody who labored on this movie. All of them must be very pleased with being a part of Manam,” Nagarjuna had mentioned in the course of the movie’s grand audio launch in 2014 whereas introducing the slogan ANR Lives On.