Born Nizamabad, Telangana, India
Residence Film Nagar, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Occupation Actor
playback singer
Years active 2002–present

Nithiin (born Nithin Kumar Reddy) is an Indian film actor and producer known for his works predominantly in Telugu cinema.[1] Nithin made his film debut with the box office hit Jayam in the year 2002 for which he received the Filmfare Best Male Debut (South).[2] He is known for his works in box office hits such as Dil, Sambaram, Sri Anjaneyam, Sye, Ishq, Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde, and A Aa. In 2009, he made his bollywood debut with Ram Gopal Varma's Agyaat. He is also a brand ambassador of Cotton King — the leading chain of cotton attire for men.[3][4] He has been listed as Brand Ambassadors for Swachh Bharat Campaign along with 9 other personalities for Telangana state by Indian Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah naidu in 2015.[5][6]

Personal life

Nithin Reddy was born to noted film producer and distributor Sudhakar Reddy, and Vidhya Reddy. He has an elder sister Nikitha Reddy.[7]



Nitin started his career with the movie Jayam in 2002 directed by Teja. Actress Sada played the female lead role and Actor Gopi chand made the villan role in the movie.[8] It was remade by Jayam Ravi in Tamil. In 2003, He acted in the film Dil directed by V.V. Vinayak. This film is produced by Raju who got the title "Dil raju" after this film. Later in the same year Nithiin acted in the film Sambaram directed by Teja. In 2004, Nitin starred in Sri Anjaneyam directed by Krishna vamsi. He played the role as devotee of Lord Hanuman in the movie. This is first time Nithiin dubbed his own voice for his movie, Sivaji dubbed his voice for his earlier films. Shivaji won Nandi Award for Best Male Dubbing Artist for his voice in Nithiin movie Dil .[9] Nithiin later acted in the film Sye directed by S.S. Rajamouli's in the same year which stood a block buster at the Tollywood box office. He played the role of a Rugby player in Sye. Nithiin has gone through a professional training for Rugby for two months for the movie.


From 2005 he acted in two s Dhairyam in the direction of Teja and Allari Bullodu in direction of Raghavendra rao. He made dual role in the movie Allari Bullodu. He acquired six-pack in 2008 for this film "Victory". He made his bollywood debut with Ram Gopal Varma's Agyaat in 2009. He acted in the films Takkari, Raam, Hero, Drona, Rechipo but the films were not successful at the box office.[10]


In 2012 he acted in the film Ishq with female lead played by Nitya menen and directed by Vikram.[11] The music of this film was composed by Anup Rubens and Aravind Shankar. The film is produced by Nithiin's father Sudhakar Reddy and Vikram goud. Nithiin sang the song "Lachhamma" in this movie. He was Nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actor in Telugu for Ishq. Nithiin got a success with Ishq after many years.[12] He acted in the film Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde in 2013.[13] Isha Talwar and Nithya Menen played the lead roles along with Nithin. Indian badminton player Jwala Gutta made a special appearance.[14] Nithiin sang the song "Ding Ding Ding" along with Chaitra, Ranjith, Anup Rubens, Thagubothu Ramesh, Dhananjai in this movie. Later he acted in Chinnadana Nee Kosam film written and directed by A. Karunakaran in 2014.[15] The film was produced by Nithin's father N. Sudhakar Reddy and sister Nikhita Reddy under their home banner Sresht Movies.[16] In the same year he acted in the film heart attack directed by Puri jaganath. He made the role of hippie and the movie got a mixed reviews.[17] Nithiin has planned to work again with Director Puri Jaganath but Nithiin announced that the movie is cancelled and will see to work with Puri jaganath in future. He acted in the role of a courier boy in the movie Courier Boy Kalyan released in 2015 directed by Premsai and produced by Gautham Menon.[18] Nithiin acted in the film A Aa in 2016 written and directed by Trivikram Srinivas,[19] Produced by S. Radha Krishna under his banner Haarika & Haasine Creations, the female lead roles were done by Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Anupama Parameswaran. The film became a biggest grosser in Nithin's career.[20][21]

He produced the films Ishq,Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde and Chinnadana Nee Kosam on shreshta movies which was his home banner. He acted in lead roles in those movies and the film were successful at Box office.


Filmfare Awards South
Santosham Film Awards


Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released

As an Actor

Year Film Role Notes
2002 Jayam Venkat Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South
2003 Dil Seenu
Sambaram Ravi
2004 Sri Anjaneyam Anji Santosham Best Young Performers Award
Sye Pruthvi
2005 Allari Bullodu Raju, Munna first dual role
Dhairyam Seenu
2006 Raam Raam
2007 Takkari Tirupathi
2008 Aatadista Jagan / Chinna
Victory Vijji
Hero Radhakrishna
2009 Drona Drona Average Grosser
Agyaat Sujal Hindi Debut film
Rechipo Siva
2010 Seetharamula Kalyanam Chandrasekhar Reddy
2011 Maaro Sathyanarayana Murthy
2012 Ishq Rahul Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu
2013 Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde Karthik Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu
2014 Heart Attack Varun
Chinnadana Nee Kosam Nithin Also the Co-Producer
2015 Courier Boy Kalyan Kalyan
2016 A Aa Anand Vihari

As singer

Year Song(s) Film Composer Notes
2012 "Lachhamma" Ishq Anoop Rubens
2013 "Ding Ding Ding" Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde Anoop Rubens

As a producer

Year Film(s) Director Actors
2013 Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde Vijay Kumar Konda Nithin, Isha Talwar , Nithya Menen
2014 Chinnadana Nee Kosam A. Karunakaran Nithin, Mishti
2015 Akhil: The Power of Jua V. V. Vinayak Akhil Akhineni, Sayesha Saigal

See also


  1. H Hooli, Shekhar (16 June 2015). "Puri Jagannath's New Film Controversy: Charmme Kaur Apologises to Nithiin, Sudhakar Reddy". International Business Times. Retrieved 13 July 2015.
  2. "Exclusive biography of @actor_nithiin and on his life.". Retrieved 2015-09-16.
  3. "Cottonking launches CoolSlubz collection".
  4. "Nitin launches new shirting line". The Hindu: Mobile Edition.
  5. Telangana (2015-01-04). "swachh bharat brand ambassador List". Retrieved 2016-06-04.
  6. "18 Telugu People as Swachh Bharat Ambassadors | 9 people each in AP and Telangana as Swachh Bharat Ambassadors". Andhra Pradesh Political News, Telugu Cinema News - APToday. 2015-01-05. Retrieved 2016-06-04.
  7. "Nithiin's Sister Nikitha Reddy Getting Engaged Today; Wedding on 15 March". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  8. "Jayam (2002) Cast & Crew, Reviews, Photos". Pluz Cinema. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  9. "Nandi Awards Nandi Awards - 2003". Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  10. "Nithin Hits and Flops list -". 2013-06-08. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  11. "IndiaGlitz - Nitins Ishq shooting at brisk pace - Tamil Movie News". Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  12. "Relevant dat for Nitin is back with ISHQ film team". Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  13. "My success journey began from Vizag, says Nitin". The Hindu. 2013-05-15. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  14. "Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde Cast & Crew, Gunde Jaari Gallanthayyinde Telugu Movie Cast, Actor, Actress, Director - Filmibeat". FilmiBeat. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  15. "Nithin - Karunakaran movie launched - Telugu Movie News". 2014-12-11. Archived from the original on 11 December 2014. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  16. "Nithin- Karunakaran's movie heroine is Mishti - தமிழ் Movie News". 2014-12-11. Archived from the original on 11 December 2014. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  17. "'Heart Attack' Review Roundup: It's Good for Health!". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  18. "Hero Nitin's new movie "Courier Boy Kalyan" - The Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  19. "Nithin's A Aa Shooting Rapidly". IndustryHit.Com. 2016-01-07. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  20. "A..Aa Biggest Hit In Nitin's Career". Films Crazy. Retrieved 2016-06-22.
  21. "A…Aa, a complete family entertainer". The Hindu. 2016-05-02. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2016-06-22.

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