Complete List of Brahmin Actors in Tollywood

Brahmin Actors in Tollywood:

Across caste, color, and creed, Cinema transcends all barriers to form a united front. The Indian society has for time immemorial been divided on the basis of the caste of an individual. This divide is evident till date in the surnames of the people. The caste system has a deep-rooted history, it was made to segregate the people on the basis of their professions. It had flexible boundaries and a person could switch his caste based on the principles written in the scriptures. However, with the passage of time, the caste system became a rigid system. The Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Vaishya’s and the Shudras all cohabited like they do today.

The film industry is a democratic organization where the caste of the person becomes irrelevant in front of their work. There are many Brahmins and people of other castes who work in Tollywood. Here is a list of Brahmin actors in Tollywood:

  • Gollapudi Maruthi Rao
Bengali Actors in Tollywood
Bengali Actors in Tollywood
  • Vasundhara Das
  • Adivi Bapiraju
  • Garikapati Narasimha Rao
  • Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna
  • Navdeep Pallapolu
  • Puttaparthi Narayanacharyulu
  • Rayaprolu Subba Rao
  • Sri Sri (Srirangam Srinivasa Rao)
  • Veturi Sundararama Murthy
  • Aarudhra
  • Siddharth
  • Kamal
  • Ajith Kumar
  • Madhavan
  • Upendra
  • Raja (Aanand, Vennela)
  • Varun Sandesh
  • Vamsi Krishna
  • Kamal Hassan
  • Uday Kiran
  • L Kantha Rao
  • Sridevi
Bengali Actors in Tollywood
Bengali Actors in Tollywood
  • Gemini Ganeshan
  • Kota Srinivasa Rao
  • Bharani
  • Naagabhushanam
  • Nagesh
  • Vyjayanthi Mala
  • Priyamani
  • Suhasini Maniratnam
  • Trisha
  • Vidya Balan
Bengali Actors in Tollywood
Bengali Actors in Tollywood
  • Shobhana

There are numerous Brahmin actors in Tollywood. The Telugu Brahmins include the Niyogi group, the Vaidiki group. The Telugu Brahmins are endogamous and encourage education. They worship gods of the Hindu pantheon and see Vishnu as the supreme god and Shiva as the chief deity. They often refer themselves as the direct descendants of the Aryans. Though belonging to the Brahmin caste doesn’t affect one’s hard work and determination, the Telugu film industry has many successful Brahmin actors.

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