In the year 2012, Telugu film industry has released 160+ movies including around 50 dubbed flicks from various languages. Some old actors have rocked their way into the Box Office and become the top contenders for the position of No 1 actor of Tollywood. A few new faces have also entered the race and vying their hands for it with the popular stars.
Actors like Pawan Kalyan, Mahesh Babu, Ravi Teja, Nagarjuna, Ram Charan Teja, Junior NTR and few others are in the battle for the top one star, while other stars like Nani, Rana Daggubati and Sudeep are the new entrants in the top ten actors of Telugu film industry in 2012. These actors' excellent performances have made their movies turn Blockbusters at the Box Office in this year.
We bring to you the details of top ten Telugu actors and movie releases in 2012. Keep hitting navigation button on the slide show to see the details. And also choose No 1 Tollywood actor by voting your favourite star.
Pawan Kalyan, who was facing severe setback in his career in recent years, has made a grand comeback in 2012. His two releases like Gabbar Singh and Cameraman Ganga Tho Rambabu have become super-hit at the Box Office. Especially, Gabbar Singh has turned out to be the all time highest grosser movie in the history of Telugu cinema.
Mahesh Babu has also had a very good time in 2012. His solo release Business Man has done superb business at the Box Office in this year. With the movie creating several new records, Mahesh Babu is also sure to bag a few awards for his performance in Business Man.
Ravi Teja had four releases like Nippu, Daruvu, Devudu Chesina Manushulu and Sarocharu in 2012. The first three releases were above average fares at the Box Office. But his last release Sarocharu, which has got good reviews from film critics, has opened to a very good response and been doing very good collection at the Box Office. His performance is the main highlight in the movie.
Nagarjuna is one Telugu actor, who has won lot of accolades from film critics for his performance in the films like Shirdi Sai and Damarukam in 2012. Besides the movies doing good collection at the Box Office, the actor will surely bag a few best actor awards for his performance.
Ram Charan Teja had one release like Racha in 2012 and the movie has done very well at the Box Office. With his rocking performance in it, the actor has managed to impress the Mega Fans.
Junior NTR had one release like Dhammu, which has been an average fare at the Box Office. Although the actor has delivered wonderful performance, the movie failed to live upto the expectations of the producers.
Nani is one young actor, who has gained lot of popularity in 2012, in which he had two releases like Eega and Yeto Vellipoyindi Manasu. Both the movies have done well at the Box Office and his performance has won him lot of laurels.
Rana Daggubati, who was struggling to get a big break, has fulfilled his dream in the year 2012. He had two releases like Naa Ishtam and Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum (KVJ). While the former was an average fare, the latter film has got him much needed break. His performance in it has been raved by everyone.
Sudeep debuted in Telugu with Ratka Charitra, but it was his 2012 movie Eega, which has got him much-needed recognition in the industry. His performance in Eega has rocked the Telugu viewers, who have started liking him and looking forward for more release from him.
Prabhas had one release like Rebel in 2012. The movie had created lot of curiosity among the film goers prior its release, but it failed to do expected amount of business at the Box Office.