Telugu industry's evergreen actor Akkineni Nageswara Rao (91) passes away leaving behind a legacy of movies. The impeccably talented actor had been suffering cancer for some time now and was admitted to Care hospital, where he breathed his last on Wednesday, January 22, 2014.
Born in a humble family in Krishna District, ANR rose to heights never touched. The actor is considered one of the best actors Telugu film industry has ever seen. Starting his acting career as a drama artist, Akkineni entered films with his first film Sitarama Jananam. ANR's last film is supposed to be Manam, in which he was acting together with his son Akkineni Nagarjuna, and Naga Chaitanya.
ANR's contribution to Telugu film industry as an actor and producer is incomparable. Talking about his best films, here are some of his everlasting films which will remain in our hearts for eternity.
- Devdas - Mayabazaar - Maro Prapancham - Sudigundalu - Satyaharishchandra - Megha Sandesham - Missamma - Premabhishakam - Dasara Bullodu - Donga Ramudu - Andaala Ramudu - Muga Manasulu - Prem Nagar - Dr Chakravarthi - Thodi Kodallu - Illarikam - Gundamma Katha - Sitaramyaagari Manavaraalu, and the list can go on...