Telugu audiences have always loved to watch their favourite stars glorified on the screen with some exaggerated fights and comedy scenes. They are hardly bothered about their artificial looks. This is why many heroes developed a laid-back attitude towards fitness in the past. But with the growing competition, the young bread of actors has become more health conscious. They often hit gym and follow strict diet regimes to maintain good physique.
Taking a cue from Hollywood and Bollywood actors, many young Telugu actors have opted for physical transformation to appear toned on screen. They have absolutely fallen in love with flaunting a six-pack body. In a bid to gain this macho-man look, they are leaving no stone unturned. Unlike their predecessors', they have adopted tough workout and diet regimes to build chiselled abs.
Amidst their busy shooting schedules, these young actors make sure to find time for exercise and maintain their diet. Some of them have even hired Hollywood trainers to shed their weight and gain abs. Allu Arjun, Junior NTR, Mahesh Babu, Nagarjuna, Sunil, Rana Daggubati, Nithin, Navdeep, Prabhas, Sudheer Babu, Abijeet Duddala are some of them who flaunt six pack body.
Continue to see the pictures of their six-pack body in the slideshow.
It is the young actor Allu Arjun, who brought the trend of getting six-pack abs to Tollywood first. He sported this macho-man look in a song sequences in Desamuduru, which left many actors with jealous feeling. It has also inspired several young actors to hit the gym.
Taking a cue from Allu Arjun and few other actors, Junior NTR come forward to tone his body for his upcoming movie. He will flaunt six pack abs in Ramayya Vasthavayya.
Actor Mahesh Babu is all set to flaunt a toned body for the first time in his upcoming film 1 - Nenokkadine, directed by Sukumar. The superstar has teamed up with Hollywood trainer Kris Gethin, who has been working with Prince for three months to get the desired look.
Tollywood actor Sunil, a comedian-turned-hero has sported six pack abs for his movie Poola Rangadu, which had created a lot of hype in the industry.
Prabhas is one Telugu actor, who never minds to go for physical transformation to fit in his roles. He has toned his body to sport six-pack abs in SS Rajamouli's upcoming Baahubali.
Rana Daggubati is known for macho-man physique and has already flaunted his six-pack abs. Now, he is set to display this look in SS Rajamouli's upcoming Baahubali.
The 53-year-old Nagarjuna is one such senior Telugu actor, who has taken the challenge of sporting six-pack abs. He flaunted his chiselled abs in Damarukam.
Actor Nitin made many heads turn by taking his shirt off more than once and flaunting his muscles in the opening scene, a song and a fight in the film Victory. Probably, he is the only actor in Telugu film industry who has acquired eight-pack abs.
Actor Navdeep is another young Telugu actor, who has maintained a chiselled body over the years. He first flaunted his six-pack abs in director Anand Ranga's thriller Poga starring Madhu Shalini in female lead.
Actor Sudheer Babu, who is the brother-in-law of Telugu actor Mahesh Babu and made his debut with SMS, has also six-pack abs in couple of films.
Abhijeet Duddala, who entered films with Life is Beautiful, is another hot hunk from Tollywood. He is going to flaunt his six-pck body in his upcoming movie.