South Movie Update: Superstar Mahesh Babu lost his father, mother, and brother within 1 year, read this for more...
South superstar Mahesh Babu's father Krishna Ghattamaneni passed away on Tuesday morning. He suffered a heart attack a day ago, after which he was admitted to the Continental Hospital in Hyderabad, where he breathed his last at 4 am today. Krishna was 79 years old and was once the superstar of South India. The untimely demise of Krishna has shocked the entire Telugu film industry. Social Media Condolences are being expressed to Mahesh Babu and the entire family. It is said that on November 14, Krishna had a cardiac arrest and was taken to the hospital in an unconscious state. He regained consciousness after 20 minutes of CPR, but the condition remained critical. According to the doctors, the legendary actor was also suffering from age-related problems. The last rites will be performed today.
ALL ABOUT SUPERSTAR KRISHNA
The full name of Superstar Krishna was Ghattamaneni Shiva Ram Krishna Murthy. He was born on May 31, 1943. His father was Ghattamaneni Raghavaiah Chowdhary and his mother was Nagarathnamma. Popularly known as Krishna, the artist predominantly worked in Telugu cinema. In a career spanning five decades, he acted in more than 350 films. Fans fondly call him Superstar.
Krishna did two marriages. His first wife was Indira Devi and was later married to Vijaya Nirmala. Vijaya Nirmala passed away in 2019 and Indira breathed her last in September 2022. He is the father of five children; Ramesh Babu, Mahesh Babu, Padmavati, Manjula, and Priyadarshini. Ramesh Babu passed away in January 2022.
Superstar Krishna started his career in 1961 with a small role in Kula Gothralu. After this, he continued to appear in supporting roles for the next few years. In 1965 he made his debut as a lead actor in Thenne Manasulu.