Prabhas is a 39 year old actor from India who has worked in films mainly in Telegu cinema. Prabhas is one of the most well known actors in Southern India, especially in recent times after he played the lead role in the two epic films directed by S.S. Rajamouli, namely Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) and Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017), two of the highest grossing films ever in Indian cinema history.
In this article, you will learn about Prabhas income, earnings, salary, early life and other information.
Prabhas was born as Prabhas Raju Uppalapati on 23rd October 1979 in Chennai (then Madras), India to film producer U. Suryanarayana Raju and his wife Siva Kumari. He is the youngest of three children and has a brother and a sister. He attended college in Hyderabad and earned a Bachelor of Technology degree from Sri Chaitanya College.
He started his film career with the 2002 film Eeswar and starred as the lead in Raghavendra in 2003. Over the course of the next decade, he would act in multiple films in the Telegu film industry like Yogi, Munna, Darling, Rebel, Mirchi.
Prabhas’ rise to national and global fame was because of the 2015 epic Baahubali: The Beginning directed by S.S. Rajamouli. He appeared in a double role as Mahendra Baahubali and Amarendra Baahubali in the film. Baahubali: The Beginning is the fourth highest grossing Indian movie ever.
He reprised his role in the 2017 sequel to Baahubali: The Beginning, titled Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, which garnered critical praise as well as immense commercial success, becoming the second highest grossing Indian film ever, behind Dangal.
PRABHAS INCOME 2020: Rs 200 CRORES (APPROX)
Prabhas is one of the most popular actors in India right now after the Baahubali franchise. He commands a heavy salary for each movie now. Prabhas income in average for starring in a movie now is around Rs. 25 – 30 crores.
Prabhas’ films have always done more or less good at the box office. They have at least been very profitable for the studio. Varsham (2004) made a box office gross of Rs. 20 crores, Darling (2010) made a gross of Rs. 20 crores as well and Mirchi (2013) grossed Rs. 100 crores at the box office. These films have increased Prabhas income a lot over the years.
The two mammoth Baahubali movies are the star of Prabhas’ career. The first Baahubali movie, Baahubali: The Beginning grossed a cumulative multiple language total of Rs. 650 crores, a record then when it released in 2015. The second Baahubali movie, Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, grossed Rs. 1800 crores in all territories and languages, making it the second highest grossing Indian film in history, falling short of Dangal. Prabhas income would have been substantially increased if he got a profit share from the film.
Prabhas also earns around Rs. 2 – 3 crores for every brand he endorses which adds to the already huge Prabhas earnings. He’s famously the brand ambassador of Mahindra for their TUV300 car. He also has personal investments worth Rs. 40 crores.
Prabhas income has increased his net worth a lot. Prabhas net worth currently stands at a whopping Rs. 200 crores and he has an annual income of Rs. 45 crores on average. His net worth has continued to sky rocket since his fame after the Baahubali movies.
Prabhas House and Cars
Prabhas is very rich and he is not shy to spend his money on luxuries. Prabhas house is a big farmhouse just near Film Nagar in Hyderabad, Telangana. The house and the property around cost him Rs. 60 crores. The house includes an Rs. 1.5 crore gym equipment which was gifted to him by the Baahubali makers to build his physique for the movie.
Prabhas also has an exquisite car collection. Prabhas cars include a BMW X3 worth Rs. 68 lakhs, a Jaguar XJR worth Rs. 2 crores and a Rolls Royce Ghost worth Rs. 8 crores (which is worth more than Shah Rukh Khan and Amitabh Bachchan’s Rolls Royce).
Prabhas is one of the biggest stars in South India and now it’s only a matter of time before he stars in a huge Bollywood movie. He has won numerous awards including the IIFA Awards, the Filmfare Award and the Nandi Award for his performances.
He is the first South Indian actor to have a wax statue at the famous Madame Tussauds’ Museum. The actor is already onto his next project and is starring in the 2019 film Saaho with Shraddha Kapoor which is a big budget film.
With his popularity, looks and acting skills, Prabhas is a name that we are definitely going to hear and watch on our screens for a long, long time.