Telugu actor Akkineni Nagarjuna on Sunday, paid tribute to his father, actor-producer Akkineni Nageswara Rao, on the occasion of his 92nd birth anniversary.
Akkineni Nageswara Rao, popularly known as ANR among his fans, died in January last year at the age of 90, after losing his battle with cancer.
Nagarjuna took to twitter to remember his late father. He wrote:
“ANRLivesON wishing you NANA happy birthday where ever you are/we know your blessings will be with us always.we will miss you this evening.”
In a career spanning seven decades, ANR acted in over 250 films in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi and became one of the most prominent figures in the history of Telugu cinema.
He was the recipient of several coveted awards including the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award.