Rana Daggubati is an Indian film actor, producer and visual effects coordinator who is known for his work in Tollywood and Bollywood movies. He made his acting debut in 2010 with the Telugu hit ‘Leader’ for which he won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South. He also won the State Nandi Award for ‘Best Special Effects’ for the Telugu film ‘Sainikudu’ starring Mahesh Babu in 2006 and received the National Film Award for co-producing ‘Bommalata – A Bellyful of Dreams’ in 2007. Rana made his Bollywood debut in 2011 with ‘Dum Maro Dum’ and later went on star with Amitabh Bachchan in Ram Gopal Varma’s ‘Department’ in 2012 and other films. He featured as the main antagonist in S.S. Rajamouli’s magnum opus ‘Baahubali: The Beginning’ in 2015. He is the grandson of the Telugu producer late D. Ramanaidu and son of Suresh Productions chairman, Suresh Babu. He is the nephew of Tollywood star ‘Victory’ Venkatesh.