| 1.62 m|
| Brahmanandam Kanneganti.|
1 February 1956 (age 64) Sattenapalli, Andhra State, India (1956-02-01)
Raja Goutham Kanneganti, Sid Kanneganti
Race Gurram, Kick, Dookudu, Baadshah, Atharintiki Daaredi
M S Narayana, Ravi Teja, Prakash Raj, Venu Madhav, Akkineni Nagarjuna
Brahmanandam Kanneganti (born 1 February 1956) is an Indian film actor and comedian, known for his works predominantly in Telugu cinema. He currently holds the Guinness World Record for the most screen credits for a living actor. He was honoured with the Padma Shri, for his contribution to Indian cinema in 2009. Brahmanandam is regarded as one of the finest comic actors of India, noted particularly for his comic expressions. He has acted in more than 1100 films till date and has been one of the highest paid comedy actors in Indian Cinema. Brahmanandam has garnered five state Nandi Awards, one Filmfare Award South, six CineMAA Awards, and three South Indian International Movie Awards for best comedy. Race Gurram (2014) was his 987th film.
Brahmanandam was born in Sattenapalli, Guntur District in Andhra Pradesh. Prior to films, he was a Telugu lecturer in Attili, a town in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.Civilian HonorsIn January 2009, the government of India bestowed the title of Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, on Brahmanandam for his contributions to art.Filmfare AwardsFilmfare Best Comedian Award (Telugu) -Babai Hotel (1992)Nandi AwardsNandi Award for Best Male Comedian - Money (1993)Nandi Award for Best Supporting Actor - Anna (1994)Nandi Award for Best Male Comedian - Anaganaga Oka Roju (1995)Nandi Award for Best Male Comedian - Vinodham (1996)Nandi Award for Best Male Comedian - Ready (2008)CineMAA AwardsCineMAA Award for Best Comedian - Manmadhudu, Dhee, Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam, Adhurs & Dookudu.South Indian International Movie AwardsSiima Award for Best Comedian - Dookudu, Baadshah & Race Gurram.OtherHyderabad Times Film Awards Best Actor in a Comic Role - Dookudu (2011)
Brahmanandam acted in more than 1000 films. Below are his selected filmography.