Akkineni Nagarjuna is an Indian film actor, producer, entrepreneur and television presenter who works primarily in Telugu cinema and television. He has acted in over ninety films as a lead actor. He has also had supporting and cameo roles, including Bollywood and Tamil films. He has received nine state Nandi Awards, three Filmfare Awards South and a National Film Award-Special Mention. In 1996 he produced, Ninne Pelladata, which has garnered the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu for that year.