Lakshmi Daggubati Wiki, Age (Akkineni Nagarjuna’s Wife) Biography, Family & Facts

Lakshmi Daggubati

Lakshmi Daggubati (born in 1965) is a famous south-Indian businesswoman. People know her as the ex-wife of the Telugu movie star Akkineni Nagarjuna. They remained in a relationship for 6 years after which they took divorce. Lakshmi belongs to a wealthy family.

She has many links to the movie industry. In Hyderabad, she is famous as an Interior designer. In the year 2017 her son got married to an actress named Samantha Ruth Prabhu. This article is all about Daggubati’s life.


Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education

Lady has a very interesting family background. She was born in 1965 in a south-Indian family of Hyderabad, India. Her father late D. Ramanaidu was an Indian movie producer who has a produced more than 150 movies. Her mother’s name is Daggubati Rajeswari.

Lakshmi Daggubati father D. Ramanaidu and mother Daggubati Rajeswari
Lakshmi Daggubati’s parents – D. Ramanaidu (father) & Daggubati Rajeswari (mother)

Living in such a wealthy family Lakshmi Daggubati has seen a very lavish life. Her primary education happened at Hyderabad where she attended a local high school along with her siblings.

As her schooling got completed she started pursuing her higher studies in Interior designing. She chose a very different line and her father motivated her to follow her dreams.

Akkineni Nagarjuna’s ex-spouse has 2 brothers named Daggubati Venkatesh and Daggubati Suresh Babu. Venkatesh is a famous south-Indian actor and director whereas Suresh Babu is continuing the legacy of his father by being a producer.


Personal Life, Spouse & Son

In 1984 Lakshmi got married to her husband Akkineni Nagarjuna who was at the peak of his career at that time. It is said to be an arranged marriage.

The marriage took place in Bangalore in a fancy hotel. After two years of marriage on 23rd November 1986, she gave birth to a baby boy. The couple named him Naga Chaitanya.

Lakshmi Daggubati son Naga Chaitanya

But there was bitterness in their relationship, due to which they thought it better to separate.

They took divorce in the year 1990. After getting divorce Lakshmi married a guy named Sharath Vijayaraghavan who is Executive Director of a company named Sundaram motors. On the other hand, Akkineni got married to a lady named Amala Akkineni in the year 1992.

Now they both are living their life happily with their life partners. Nagarjuna now also have a son named Akhil Akkineni.

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Real Full Birth NameLakshmi Daggubati.
Famous as Akkineni Nagarjuna's ex-wife.
Age (As of 2019)55 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1965.
Ethnicity Asian.
Birthplace/HometownHyderabad, India.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)N/A.
House LocationHyderabad.
Physical Statistics
WeightKilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 136 lbs.
Height (Tall)Centimeters: 167.6 cm.
Feet & Inches: 5'6".
Meters: 1.67 m.
Hair ColorBlack.
Eye ColorBlack.
Personal Information
ParentsFather: D. Ramanaidu.
Mother: Daggubati Rajeswari.
Siblings1. Daggubati Venkatesh.
2. Daggubati Suresh Babu.
Marital StatusMarried.
Husband1. Akkineni Nagarjuna.
2. Sharath Vijayaraghavan.
KidsNaga Chaitanya.
Languages1. English.
2. Hindi.
Social media Instagram: daggubati_lakshmi_v (private account).
Favourite actorAmitabh Bachchan.
FoodMedu Vada.
Travel DestinationLondon.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
School Local high school.
Alma MaterMadras University.
CarsMercedes E-Class, Range Rover Vogue, Mercedes GLC and others.
Net worth (As in 2020)INR 350 Crore.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Lakshmi Daggubati

  • In Hyderabad, Akkineni Nagarjuna’s wife, Lakshmi works as an Interior designer. Lakshmi Daggubati is a big name in designing there.
  • We have found that in most of her interior items are handmade and that too made in India.
  • Her ex-husband is a famous actor and is famous for his movie like “Captain Nagarjun”, “Collector Gari Abbai”, “Gharana Bullodu”, “Aavida Maa Aavide”, “LOC Kargil” and others.
Lakshmi Daggubati with her son Naga Chaitanya and daughter-in-law Samantha Akkineni
Lakshmi Daggubati with her son Naga Chaitanya and daughter-in-law Samantha Akkineni
  • Not only her husband her son is also a young superstar in the Telugu movie industry. He is a role model there. You might have seen him in movies like “Ye Maaya Chesave”, “Rarandoi Veduka Chudham”, “Yuddham Sharanam”, “Shailaja Reddy Alludu” and “Venky Mama”.
  • His new movie named “Love Story” and “NC20” is set to release but due to COVID-19, the makers can’t finalize the date.
  • She also got a very fine actress as her daughter-in-law named Samantha Ruth Prabhu. She has worked in more than 30 movies and her first movie was with her current husband Naga. Lakshmi Daggubati has a fortune on her name.
  • Her father is the founder of “Suresh Productions”. We do not have exact figures but as we expect her net worth has to be around INR 350 crore.
  • She is the paternal aunt of Rana Daggubati who has worked in movies like “Baahubali-1” and “Baahubali-2”.
  • Lakshmi and Samantha have a relationship between them just like mother and daughter. Once they both attended a party wearing exact same clothes.

  • She has no kid from her second marriage.
  • Her second husband has a son from his first marriage.
  • Daggubati is also a philanthropist. She also funds an NGO.
  • Lady has an Instagram account but it is a private one.
  • Her son owns a Ferrari 488.
  • After her divorce from the first husband, the Daggubati and Akkineni family never made a film together again.
  • Lakshmi Daggubati is a very simple lady who mostly appears wearing Saree.
  • It came out that she and Akkineni Nagarjuna married each other because their fathers were good friends.
  • Sources also say that Lakshmi Daggubati was not happy with the closeness that Akkineni and Amala developed because of their frequent work together.
  • If you are curious to know about her height & weight then let me tell you that she is 62 kg (136 lbs.) heavy in weight and 5 ft 6 in (1.67 m) tall in height.



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