Pawan Kalyan is a 47 year old actor from India who has worked mostly with the South Indian movie industry, predominantly in Telegu cinema. He is also a very well known philanthropist, writer, producer, director and a politician. Kalyan is the younger brother of Telegu super star actor Chiranjeevi. He has been working in the film industry for over twenty years since making his debut in 1996.
He has been awarded several prestigious awards throughout his acting career. He is the founder of the Jana Sena Party and has been an active politician since forming the party in 2014.
In this article, you will learn about Pawan Kalyan income, earnings, salary, early life and other information.
Pawan Kalyan Life
Pawan Kalyan, also known as the Power Star, was born Konidela Kalyan Babu on 2nd September 1971 to Konidela Venkat Rao and Anjana Devi in Bapatla of Andhra Pradesh. Kalyan started using the name Pawan after a martial arts demonstration.
Kalyan made his debut in 1996 with the Telegu film Akkada Ammayi Ikkada Abbayi. He then starred in the National Film Award winning Telegu film Tholi Preda in 1998, which made him popular. He has also played starring roles in Suswagatam, Badri, Kushi, Gabbar Singh and Attarintiki Daredi, which is one of the highest grossing Telegu movies of all time, among others.
He joined politics by becoming the president of the youth wing of Praja Rajyam Party, founded by his brother Chiranjeevi. When Chiranjeevi merged his party with Congress, he formed his own party named Jana Sena Party in 2014. He got support from then Prime Minister candidate Narendra Modi and campaigned extensively for the BJP.
Kalyan and his party made headlines by exposing many scandals in Andhra Pradesh like the illegal mining in forests, mass suicides of farmers and the Uddanam kidney disease crisis. His party, along with several Left parties contested in all the seats in the 2019 Andhra Pradesh legislative elections. Kalyan himself lost from the two seats that he contested in.
PAWAN KALYAN INCOME 2020: Rs 52 CRORES (APPROX)
Pawan Kalyan Income
Kalyan declared his income and assets as he was a candidate in the 2019 Andhra Pradesh Assembly elections. Pawan Kalyan income was estimated at around Rs. 10 crore for the past year, down from over Rs. 15 crores in the year before.
Pawan Kalyan net worth was revealed to be around Rs. 52 crores at present although there are some reports that he is worth over Rs. 100 crores taking his film production and salary from films.
Pawan Kalyan income includes his movable assets llike bank deposits, jewellery and vehicles worth around Rs. 12 crores. He has around Rs. 5 lakhs cash in hand while his wife has Rs. 1.5 lakhs cash in hand.
Kalyan also has some liabilities worth around Rs. 33 crores which include loans from banks, family members, production houses and film personalities.
Pawan Kalyan earnings also include his profit from his two production houses, Anjana Productions and Pawan Kalyan Creative Works.
Pawan Kalyan House and Cars
The Power Star owns a lot of assets when it comes to house, land and cars. Pawan Kalyan houses include a flat in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad worth at around Rs. 2 crores. His wife, Anna Lezhneva owns a flat in St Petersburg, Russia worth around Rs. 40 lakhs.
Kalyan also owns substantial agricultural and non-agricultural properties. He owns 18 acre agricultural land near Hyderabad worth around Rs. 6 crores and his non agricultural land in Hyderabad and Guntur are estimated to be worth around Rs. 33 crores.
Pawan Kalyan cars include a Mercedes Benz R Class, a Toyota Fortuner, a Skoda Rapid, a Volvo XC-90 and a Harley Davidson Heritage soft tail, valued combined at around Rs. 3 crores.
That’s a huge and impressive collection of cars and bikes.
Pawan Kalyan is one of the most well known faces in South Indian film industry, because of himself and his family. His brothers Chiranjeevi and Nagendra Babu are Telegu superstar actors. He is also the uncle of Telegu acting stars Allu Arjun, Ram Charan, Varun Tej and Sai Dharam Tej.
He is immensely known for his philanthropy work. He set up a charitable trust called Common Man Protection Force (CMPF) whose job was to assist the people falling under Economically Weaker Section (EWS) in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in their basic social problems.
He has handsomely donated in relief funds during times of crisis. He donated Rs. 20 lakh to the Uttarakhand flood victims, Rs. 50 lakhs for the Hud Hud Cyclone relief works, Rs. 5 lakh for arranging a differently abled T-20 tournament. He also gave a cheque of Rs. 10 lakhs to Sri Venkata Rahul Regala for winning gold in Commonwealth Games.
Kalyan is popular outside the country as well as he was invited by Harvard University in 2017 to deliver a speech in the 14th edition of the India Conference. He was listed 69th in 2017 and 24th in 2018 in the Forbes India Top 100 Celebrity List.
Pawan Kalyan’s rise in both politics and films will continue to grow in the future and we wish him all the success.