Mahesh Babu turns 46: A look at the Love story of Telugu Superstar and Namrata Shirodkar


Guwahati: The younger son of veteran actor Krishna, Mahesh Babu, who turns a year older today, made his debut as a child artiste in Needa (1979) at the age of four. He acted in eight other films as a child artiste before making his debut as a lead actor alongside Preity Zinta in Rajakumarudu (1999). Often cited as one of the most attractive male celebrities in India, he is referred to as the Prince of Tollywood and is hailed among the most popular and influential actors in Telugu cinema.

As he turns a year older today let us know his love story. A reel love story that turned into a real love story. 

The love story of Telugu Superstar Mahesh Babu and wife Namrata Shirodkar sounds just like a fairy tale. In 13 years of their marriage, they have set couple goals for their followers.

Namrata Shirodkar won Miss India in 1993 and made her Bollywood debut with Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai opposite Salman Khan in 1998. Mahesh Babu, on the other hand, started off his career as a child artist and turned hero with Raja Kumarudu in 1999.

The two met each other for the first time in 2000 at the mahurat of their film Vamsi. It was love at first sight for them, but they did not profess their love at that time. The two spent some quality time on the sets of Vamsi and by the end of the film’s shooting, it is said that they had begun dating each other.

Mahesh, who was head over heels in love with Namrata, managed to convince his family and married her in 2005 in a private ceremony.

When the wedding date was locked in, Namrata wanted to bid adieu to her film career and completed all her projects before the ceremony.

On their wedding day, Mahesh Babu was seen in a traditional panchakach while Namrata wore a white and green sari.

dating each other.

The couple was blessed with a baby boy, Gautham, in 2006. After three years of marriage, there were rumors that Mahesh and Namrata fell out with each other.

They reconciled after a while and stated that their relationship was rock solid.

Namrata gave birth to their second child Sitara in 2012 and the four are a happy family now.