Ram Charanwasborn 27 March 1985 is an Indian film actor.Ram Charan was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu on 27 March 1985 to actor Chiranjeevi and Surekha. Sushmita and Sreesha are his two sisters. He won two Andhra Pradesh state Nandi Awards, two Filmfare Awards, two CineMAA Awards, and one Santosham Best Actor Award. In 2011 he was awarded Youth Icon Award by North American Telugu Society (NATS). He also endorsed brands like Pepsi and Airtel for some period in addition to the films. Presently for Tata Docomo for Andhra Pradesh region he is the brand ambassador. He owns a Polo Team ‘Ram Charan Hyderabad Polo Riding Club (RC HPRC)’. He also serves on the board of directors of MAA TV. Charan got married to Upasana Kamineni, the vice-chairman of Apollo Charity and chief editor of B Positive magazine. In Hyderabad on 1 December 2011 the engagement took place. Upasana is the granddaughter of Prathap C. Reddy, the Executive Chairman of the Apollo Hospitals. On 14 June 2012 at the Temple Trees Farm House Ram Charan married Upasana Kamineni.
In 2007, Ram Charan made his film debut as the leading man in the film Chirutha, which was directed by Puri Jagannadh. Film fare Best South Debutant Award and Nandi Special Jury Award came to his performance in this film. Charan established himself as one of the top contemporary actors of Tollywood after the release of the 2009 blockbuster Magadheera which was only his second film. Directed by S. S. Rajamouli, the film received six Filmfare Awards including the award for Filmfare Award for Best Actor Telugu and Nandi Special Jury Award for Charan. After the success of Magadheera, Charan starred in Bommarillu Bhaskar’s Orange in 2010. His next, Rachcha released in 2012 commercial success. His first release in 2013 was Naayak directed by V. V. Vinayak. As of now, Cherry is working on one Telugu movie Yevadu directed by Vamsi Paidipally. He is set to make his Bollywood debut through Zanjeer 2013 film in Telugu named as Toofan, a remake of the film of same name starring Amitabh Bachchan. In Early May, 2013 Charan was involved in a road side brawl.