Sathyaraj Biography- Career, Awards and Net worth: Katappa in Bahubali
Sathyaraj is an Indian actor and a media personality who was born on 3rd October 1954 in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. Sathyaraj is actually his stage name and his real name is Rangaraj Subbaiah. He mostly performs in Tamil movies and has acted in more than 200 movies till date. Sathyaraj performed in “Bahubali 1 the beginning” movie as Katappa along with Prabhas, Tamanna, and Anushka as co-actors; with which he got a huge exposure in the movie industry.
After the success of “Bahubali 1: The beginning” the makers have now come up with its prequel which is releasing soon. The trailer for the prequel “Bahubali 2: the Conclusion” is already out in youtube.
Caption: Sathyaraj posing for the camera.
Sathyaraj started his career in movies through “Kodugal Illaatha Kolangal” (1978), however, later he worked in production for the movie; “Kannan Oru Kaikkuzhanthai”. “Kadamai Kanniyam Kattuppadu” is actually the first movie where he landed a major role.
In addition to these movies, he also appeared in the movie “Periyar” which was released in the year 2007. This movie also got him awards like Honorary Doctorate from Sathyabama University. Some of his other movies are “Sivayya” and “Hareendra Verma”. Through his involvement in the movie business, he also acquired M.G.R award from the Government of Tamil Nadu in 1991. However, he also acquired Filmfare award for his acting for the movie Vedham Pudhithu.
The movie “Lee” for which he worked as a producer was also one of his successful movies. Apart from him working as a producer and an actor the 63-year-old actor has also done some direction. The famous movie “Villathi Villain” is one of his movies as a director.
Sathyaraj as Katappa in Bahubali
Sathyaraj’s performance in the Bahubali movie series is undoubtedly one of his best work. Through this movie, he has gained a huge exposure in the Indian film industry. His performance in the movie is very well appreciated and he is often regarded as one of the best actors in Tollywood.
Sathyaraj’s Networth and career.
Tollywood actors are certainly one of the richest actors in Indian movie industry. With Sathyaraj being one of the famous actors serving in Tollywood, his net worth is certainly in the million dollar range. In addition to this, his family is also extremely rich as they used to be landlords from southern India.
Sathyaraj is living a luxurious life along with his family and has a number of bungalows in his hometown. Apart from those bungalows, he possesses a huge amount of lands in various states of India but most of them are in his hometown.
His recent flick “Bahubali 2: the Conclusion” is about to hit the theaters and the trailer for the movie is already out.