13 Years of
Ram Charan’s ‘Magadheera’
Released in 2009, ‘Magadheera’ is a fantasy action drama by filmmaker SS Rajamouli who co-wrote the film along with his writer father KV Vijayendra Prasad.
The movie stars Ram Charan and Kajal Aggarwal among others.
Ram Charan’s father, Chiranjeevi made a cameo appearance in the film.
Made on a budget of Rs 35 to rs 44 crore, it was the most expensive Telugu film at
The movie collected
a distributors’ share of
Rs 73.6 crores and
became the highest-grossing Telugu film
in history at the time.
Its 1000-day theatrical run surpassed 2005 movie ‘Chandramukhi’ as the
South Indian film.
Magadheera was screened for over 142 weeks.
The film won the National Award for Best Choreography and Best Special Effects at the 57th National Film Awards.
It also won six Filmfare Awards, nine Nandi Awards and ten CineMAA Awards.