Rajnikanth Biography: Age, Movies, Wife, Son, Net worth & More

Here, you can find every detail of Rajnikanth Biography.You can find the list of his movies, personal life, achievements and many more.

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Who is Rajnikanth?

Rajinikanth’s actual name is Shivaji Rao Gaekwad which most of us are not aware of. He is also called a Superstar and Rajni. He is a Tamil actor who also has his leg in Kannada, Telugu and Hindi films.

Rajnikanth is known as Thalaiva of Tamil cinema. He is one of the most desiring and deserving actors of all the time and the King of south Indian movies. Now I’m going to create the table which will cover the most of Rajnikanth Biography:

Actual NameShivaji Rao Gaekwad
Date of birth12-12-1950
Age69 years
Height5 feet 8 inches(173cm)
Weight75 kilograms (165 in pounds)
Birth PlaceBengaluru, Karnataka, India
Mother TongueMarathi
ProfessionActor, producer, screenplay writer and Philanthropist
SchoolAcharya Paathshala, Basavanagudi, Bangalore Vivekananda Balaka Sangha
CollegeM.G.R film and television Institute of Tamil Nadu
Education QualificationDiploma in acting
ReligionHindu
Zodiac SignSagittarius
NationalityIndian
HobbiesTravelling, reading, and gardening
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorWhite ( Semi-Bald)

Rajnikanth, before getting into the industry

Rajinikanth’s hometown is Bangalore, but now he is settled in Chennai. Ranjinikanth was a bus conductor before he did films.

His hard work and struggle brought him to this level and Rajinikanth’s debut movie in Tamil was Apoorva Raagangal released in 1975, in Kannada, it was Katha Sangama (1976) and in Telugu, it was Anthuleni Katha(1976).

Favourite ColorBlack
Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan and Sylvester Stallone
Favourite MoviesVeera Kesari (Kannada)
Favourite ActressRekha and Hema Malini
Favourite FoodsMasala Dosa
Favourite DestinationThe Himalayas
Favourite MusicianIlayaraja
Favourite PoliticianLee Kuan Yew ( former Prime Minister of Singapore)
Favourite BookPonniyin Selvan by Kalki and Amma Vanthal by T. Janakiraman
Favourite sportCricket

Rajnikanth Complete Movie List

Rajinikanth has done a huge number of films as the main lead actor till date. He’s done 167 films. Just scroll down to see the list of the films he has done.

Rajnikanth‘s Tamil Movies

Rajnikanth Biography
  • Apoorva Raagangal (1975)
  • Moondru Mudichu (1976)
  • Avargal (1977)
  • Kavikkuyil (1977)
  • Raghupathi Raghavan Rajaram (1977)
  • Bhuvana Oru Kelvikkuri (1977)
  • 16 Vayadhiniley (1977)
  • Aadu Puli Attam (1977)
  • Gaayathri (1977)
  • Aaru Pushpangal (1977)
  • Shankar Salim Simon (1978)
  • Aayiram Janmangal(1978)
  • Mangudi Minor (1978)
  • Bairavi (1978)
  • Ilamai Oonjaladukirathu (1978)
  • Sadurangam (1978)
  • Vanakkatukuriya Kathaliye (1978)
  • Mullum Malarum (1978)
  • Iraivan Kodutha Varam (1978)
  • Thappu Thalangal (1978)
  • Aval Appadithan (1978)
  • Thai Meethu Sathiyam (1978)
  • En Kelvikku Enna Bathil (1978)
  • Justice Gopinath (1978)
  • Priya (1978)
  • Kuppathu Raja (1979)
  • Ninaithale Inikkum (1979)
  • Allaudinaum Arputha Vilakkum (1979)
  • Dharma Yuddam (1979)
  • Naan Vazhavaippen (1979)
  • Aarilirunthu Arubathu Varai (1979)
  • Annai Oru Alayam (1979)
  • Billa (1980)
  • Anbukku Naan Adimai (1980)
  • Kali (1980)
  • Naan Potta Saval (1980)
  • Jhonny (1980)
  • Ellam Un Kairasi (1980)
  • Pollathavan (1980)
  • Murattu Kalai (1980)
  • Thee (1981)
  • Kazhugu (1981)
  • Thillu Mullu (1981)
  • Garjanai (1981)
  • Netrikan (1981)
  • Ranuva Veeran (1981)
  • Pokkiri Raja (1982)
  • Thanikattu Raja (1982)
  • Ranga (1982)
  • Puthukavithai (1982)
  • Enkeyo Ketta Kural (1982)
  • Moondru Mugam (1982)
  • Paayum Puli (1983)
  • Thudikkum Karangal (1983)
  • Thai Veedu (1983)
  • Sivappu Sooriyan (1983)
  • Adutha Varisu (1983)
  • Thanga Magan (1983)
  • Naan Mahaan Alla (1984)
  • Thambikku Entha Ooru (1984)
  • Kai Kodukkum Kai (1984)
  • Anbulla Rajinikanth (1984)
  • Nallavanuku Nallavan (1984)
  • Naan Sikappu Manithan (1985)
  • Un Kannil Neer Vazhindal (1985)
  • Sri Raghavendra (1985)
  • Padikkadavan (1985)
  • Mr.Bharath (1986)
  • Nann Adimai Illai (1986)
  • Viduthalai (1986)
  • Maaveeran (1986)
  • Velaikaran (1987)
  • Oorkavalan (1987)
  • Manithan (1987)
  • Guru Sishyan (1988)
  • Dharmathin Thalaivan (1988)
  • Kodi Parakuthu (1988)
  • Rajathi Raja (1989)
  • Siva (1989)
  • Raja Chinna Roja (1989)
  • Mappillai (1989)
  • Panakkaran (1990)
  • Athisaya Piravi (1990)
  • Dharmadorai (1991)
  • Nattukku Oru Nallavan (1991)
  • Dalapathi (1991)
  • Mannan (1992)
  • Annamalai (1992)
  • Pandiyan (1992)
  • Yejaman (1993)
  • Uzhaippali (1993)
  • Valli (1993)
  • Veera (1994)
  • Baasha (1995)
  • Muthu (1995)
  • Arunachalam (1997)
  • Padayappa (1999)
  • Baba (2002)
  • Chandramukhi (2005)
  • Sivaji (2007)
  • Kuselan (2008)
  • Darbar(2020)
  • Petta(2019)
  • 2.0(2018)
  • Kaala(2018)
  • Enthiran(2010)
  • Kochadaliyaan(2014)
  • Lingaa(2014)
  • Kabali(2016)
  • Cinema Veeran(2017)
  • Kaala(2018)

Telugu Movies of Rajnikanth

  1. AnthuleniKatha (1976)
  2. ChilakammaCheppindi (1977)
  3. TholireyiGadichindi (1977)
  4. AameKatha (1977)
  5. AnnadammulaSavaal (1978)
  6. VayasuPilichindi (1978)
  7. IddaruAsadhyule (1979)
  8. AndhamainaAnubhavam (1979)
  9. Tiger (1979)
  10. AmmaEvarikkainaAmma (1979)
  11. RamRobertRahim (1980)
  12. MayadariKrishnudu (1980)
  13. Kaali (1980)
  14. EtheNaasaval (1984)
  15. JeevanaPoratam (1986)
  16. Peddarayudu (1995)

Kannada Movies of Rajnikanth

  1. Katha Sangama(1976)
  2. Baalu Jenu(1976)
  3. Ondu Premada Kathe(1977)
  4. Sahodarara Savaal(1977)
  5. Kunkuma Rakshe(1977)
  6. Galate Samsara(1977)
  7. Kiladi Kittu(1978)
  8. Maathu Tappada Maga(1978)
  9. Thappida Thala(1978)
  10. Priya(1978)
  11. Garjane(1981)

Rajnikanth Awards & Achievements

Vijay Awards

Sivaji-Favourite Hero

Enthiran-Best Villian

Lingaa-Favourite Hero

Tamil Nadu State Film Awards

Mullum Malarum-special Award

Moondru Mugum-Special Award

Muthu- best actor

Padayappa-best actor

Chandramukhi-best actor

Sivaji-best actor

Filmfare Awards

Nallavanukku Nallavan-best actor

Filmfans Association Awards

Aarilirunthu Arubathu Varai-best actor

Enkeyo Ketta Kural-best actor

Nallavanuku Nallavan-best actor

Sri Raghavendra-best actor

Thalapathy-best actor

Annamalai-best actor

Valli-best story writer

Baashha,Muthu-best actor

Cinema Express Awards

Nallavanuku Nallavan-best actor

Sri Raghavendra-best actor

Thalapathy-best actor

Annamalai-best actor

Valli-best story writer

Baashha,Muthu-best actor

Bloodstone

NDTV Award

Indian Entertainer of the year-2007

Entertainer of the Decade -2011

Most Stylish Actor-2011

The 25 Greatest Global Living Legends-2013

He has received many more awards for his performance on-screen and off-screen as well.

Rajnikanth Upcoming Movies

Rajinikanth has a movie lined up for release this year.

  1. The movie Annaatthe is coming forward this year. However, the exact date has not yet been announced. The movie is directed by Siruthai Siva.

Personal life

Rajnikanth’s Family details are here below:-

Rajnikanth-Biography-family
FatherRamoji Rao Gaekwad
MotherJijabai
BrotherSatyanarayana Rao (elder) Nageshwara Rao(elder)
WifeLatha
ChildrenDaughters- Aishwarya and Soundarya
SisterAswath Balubhai(Elder)
SiblingsSatyanarayana Rao (elder) Nageshwara Rao(elder) Aswath Balubhai(Elder)

Rajinikanth’s father worked as a police constable while his mother was a homemaker

Affairs

Girlfriend – Silk Smitha (actress)

Relationship Status:

Rajnikanth has married to Latha and living his life with her.

Religion:- Hindu

Income

Salary: Rs. 40-45 crore per film

Net worth: $55 million

Social Media Profile

Twitter-

https://mobile.twitter.com/rajinikanth/

Facebook-

https://m.facebook.com/Rajinikanth/photos/a.1195145670587942/1195145617254614/?type=3&source=44

Instagram-

https://instagram.com/rajinikanth?igshid=pjyt7bu9dlu5

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