Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Junior (born May 20, 1983), popularly known as Jr. NTR, is an Indian film actor. He is son of actor/politician Nandamuri Hari Krishna and Shalini. He is the grandson of Legendary turned politician NTR. His uncle Nandamuri Balakrishna is a prominent Telugu Hero.

After Ramayanam (1996) as a child artist, he started his career as a lead actor with Ninnu Chudalani (2001). His work includes Student No. 1, Aadi, Simhadri, Yamadonga, Adhurs, and Brindaavanam.

Personal life::He is grandson of N. T. Rama Rao (NTR). He has one sister and two step brothers, actor Kalyan Ram and Janaki Ram. Actor Taraka Ratna is his cousin brother. NTR.Jr was engaged to Lakshmi Pranathi on 1 April 2010. [1] The marriage is arranged on May 5,2011.

Career::He began his career as a child artist. His first movie he starred in was Brahmarshi Viswamithra directed by NTR and then Ramayanam. His first movie as a lead artist was "Ninnu Choodalani" released in the year 2000. It was produced by Ramoji Rao under Ushakiran movies banner. It was followed by Student No.1 and Subbu.

In January 2003, he came up with Naaga; though the movie raised some worthy political issues, it bombed at the box-office. However, in July 2003, his movie Simhadri made Tarak and director S. S. Rajamouli as household names and became a milestone in NTR's career.

In 2004, he released Andhrawala and Samba. His movies Naa Alludu and Narasimhudu in 2005, Ashok (film) in 2006 were average grossers.

His next movie Rakhi was directed by Pasupuleti Krishna Vamsi. His next movie was Yamadonga where he appeared in Lord Yama role. Jr. NTR's next film was Kantri, which was released on May 2008. Adhurs was released in January 2010, in which he played a dual role. His film Brindavanam was released on 14th Oct, 2010.

Politics::Jr. NTR was one of the campaigners for the Telugu Desam Party, for the Indian general election, 2009 from April to May 2009..

Filmography::As actor
Year Title Role Awards
1991 Brahmarshi Viswamitra
1996 Ramayanam (Bala Ramayanam) Lord Rama
2001 Ninnu Chudalani Venu
Student No.1 Aadithya
2002 Subbu subbu
Aadi Aadi Keshava Reddy Winner Nandi Award for Special Jury
Allari Ramudu Ramakrishna
2003 Naaga Naaga
Simhadri Simhadri Winner Santosham Best Young Performers Award
2004 Andhrawala Shankar Pehalwan
Samba Samba Shiva Naidu
2005 Naa Alludu Karthik
Narasimhudu Kondaveeti Narasimhudu
2006 Ashok Ashok
Rakhi Ramakrishna Winner, Sitara Awards Best Actor - Male
2007 Yamadonga Raja Winner, Filmfare Award for Best Telugu Actor
Winner, CineMAA Award for Best Actor,

2008 Kanthri Kranthi Winner, South Scope best stylish actor

Chintakayala Ravi Special appearance as Simhadri
2010 Adhurs Narasimha
Brindaavanam Krishna (Krish)
2011 Shakti Shakti Post-production
Rachcha Filming
[[Boypati sreenu movie] రత్న] Filming
As playback singer
Year Song Film
2009 Chary
2008 123 Nenoka Kantri
2007 Olammi Tikkareginda



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