There is an inseparable link between movies and politics. They are here, They are coming here is something that has always been going on. Telugu Nata, a political party founded by NTR Telugu Desam, came to power within nine months and created a sensation. Take a look at some of the Indian actors who tested their luck in politics before and after NTR.
It is not a big deal for filmmakers to enter politics in particular. Telugu Nata NTR, a political party founded in Telugu Desam, came to power within nine months and created a sensation. Before that, it is known that MGR also came to power with the AIADMK party. Take a look at some of the most sought-after Indian actors in politics.
Nandamuri star Rama Rao, who has been spinning the wheel of movies for decades, made his political debut at the age of 57 and tried his luck in politics. He came to power within nine months of founding the Telugu Desam Party and rewrote history.
Despite the news that Rajinikanth is making an entry in the last five years .. Rajinikanth said that he is sure to come this time. It was also announced that the party was going to be established. He said the new party name would be announced on the night of December 31 last year. But in the meanwhile, he caused a stir again by announcing that he was not coming into politics due to illness.
Hero Vijay’s father SA Chandrasekhar has applied to the Central Electoral Commission for a party called ‘All India Chief Vijay Makkal Iyyakkam’ in the name of his son Vijay.
Hero Vijay said that his father SA Chandrasekhar had applied to the Central Electoral Commission for a political party in his name. However .. Vijay did not say that he was going to give a political entry. It remains to be seen whether Vijay’s party will contest the forthcoming elections in Tamil Nadu this time.
Kamal Haasan has also become busy with movies as well as politics. He contested for 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu on behalf of the Makkal Needi Mayyam party. Kamal’s party failed to make an impact in that election. But it remains to be seen what impact this will have on the upcoming elections in Tamil Nadu this time.
Stalin’s son Karunanidhi’s grandson Udayanidhi Stalin will contest from the Chepauk Assembly constituency in Chennai and try luck in politics in the forthcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly elections.
Kushbu first joined the DMK party. After that, he joined the party in the Congress. Recently joined the BJP. He is all set to contest the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections soon.
Actress Gautami is all set to contest the upcoming Tamil Nadu elections as an MLA for the BJP.
M.G. Ramachandran. This is a name that is well known to the Telugu audience as well. Here we have NTR Annagaro .. Tamilnadu MGR is the same there. He served as the Chief Minister until the founding of the AIADMK party.
Shivaji Ganesan, a contemporary of MGR, also continued in the DMK and the Congress party and tried luck in politics, Served as a Member of the Rajya Sabha from Congress. He later founded a party called the Tamil Munnetra Munnay. Shivaji Ganesan was unable to exert any influence with that party after that.
There is nothing new to say about her. Amma, who is also known to Telugu people as an actress, then took the reins of AnnadyMK and turned the wheel of Tamil Nadu for two and a half decades.
who was once a beauty star of Telugu Nadu, later made a name for himself in politics. Jayaprada, who previously served as a member of the Rajya Sabha on behalf of the Telugu nation, was later twice elected as an MP from the Rampur Lok Sabha in Uttar Pradesh on behalf of the Samajwadi Party. He then joined the RLD party and contested as an MP and lost. Jayapradha, who joined the BJP in the 2019 elections, once again contested as a BJP MP from Rampur but lost to his nearest rival Azam Khan in this election.
Chiru founded the Republican Party at a time when he was spinning the wheel as a megastar. But Chiranjeevi did not succeed in the unfamiliar political arena. He later merged with the party in the Congress and served as a minister in Manmohan Singh’s cabinet for several years. Now the megastar is busy with movies.
Balakrishna Nandamuri is also now busy with movies as well as politics. He is also an MLA from Hindupur. Balayya is doing his part in his father’s party. In the elections held in 2019 AP, he contested for the second time as an MLA from Hindupur and won.
Roja made her political debut with the TDP. After that, she joined the Congress and then Jagan YCP and was elected as an MLA in the last elections. Now he has once again contested as an MLA and won. He is now the Chairman of APIIC. In total, he has contested as an MLA four times. He lost the first two times on behalf of TDP and won on behalf of YCP.
In the first direct election, he contested as an MP from Narsapuram on behalf of Janasena and lost.
Jr. NTR, who campaigned extensively on behalf of the TDP in the 2009 elections. After that, he stayed away from politics and made films, and remained politically silent.
Jaggayya was the first actor to enter politics in Indian cinema. He was elected to the Fourth Lok Sabha in 1967 from the Ongole Parliamentary constituency. Becoming an actor MP in India started with Jaggayya.
Superstar Krishna also contested and won the Eluru Lok Sabha seat in the 1989 elections on behalf of Congress.
Krishnaraja also won as an MP from Narsapuram and Kakinada. He also served as a minister at the Center. Climbed to records as the first actor to serve as a minister at the Center.
Mohan Babu, who was once a Rajya Sabha member on behalf of the TDP, is currently continuing in the YCP.
He entered politics in 1999 and was elected Bapatla MP on behalf of the TDP.
Elected as Rajahmundry MP as a TDP member in 2014 elections.
Vijayashanti also served in the BJP, mother Telangana, TRS party. Medak was elected to the Lok Sabha on behalf of the TRS. Now continuing as a member of the Congress party. He again joined his parent party BJP.
Jayasudha, who was elected as Secunderabad MLA in 2009 on behalf of the Congress, then joined the TDP and is currently in the YCP.
Rao Gopal Rao became an MLC on behalf of the Telugu Desam Party. He then entered Parliament as a member of the Rajya Sabha.
Senior actor Satyanarayana was also elected to the Lok Sabha from Machilipatnam in 1996 on behalf of the Telugu Desam Party.
Sharada was elected to the Lok Sabha from Tenali in 1996 on behalf of the TDP.
The late Vijaya Nirmala, senior Naresh, who tried his luck in politics along with Krishna
Kota Srinivasa Rao was elected MLA for the BJP in 1999
Babu Mohan, who made his political debut with TDP, was then a minister in Chandra Babu’s cabinet. After that TRS, now continuing in BJP.
Jaya Bachchan has also made his mark in politics. Performed many responsibilities as an MP. She has gained a special political recognition of her own. He is currently a member of the Rajya Sabha on behalf of the Samajwadi Party.
Shatrughan Sinha, who made sensational films in Bollywood as a rebel star, has since shown his power in politics as well. He held several key positions in the BJP. He left the BJP before the last elections and was covered by the Congress party scarf. He also contested Patna Saheb as an MP for the Congress and lost.
Sunil Dutt has been elected five-time MP from Mumbai North East. Dutt has made his mark in movies as well as politics. Manmohan Singh also served as a minister in the government.
Bollywood star Devanand is one. In 1980, he founded the National Party of India. Most people do not know this. This party, which started with great fanfare, disappeared after the 1980 general elections.
Rajesh Khanna, who once served as an MP on behalf of the Congress party.
In 1984, he was elected to the Lok Sabha from the Allahabad Parliamentary constituency on behalf of the Congress. Bigby then called off politics.
Vinod Khanna, who served in Vajpayee’s cabinet, passed away while still a BJP MP.
Govinda, who won as an MP for the Congress party in 2009, lost the subsequent 2014 elections.
Manoj Tiwari .. a name we do not know much. But the name is a sensation in Bhojpuri. While serving as a superstar there Manoj tried his luck in politics, Manoj Tiwari also showed his prowess in politics. She is currently contesting the Delhi Lok Sabha elections on behalf of the BJP and won by a huge majority over her nearest Congress candidate, the late Sheila Dikshit.
Gorakhpur Parliamentary constituency, represented by UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, won the by-election as a BJP candidate.
Vijay Kant also formed his own party at that time. He received sensational success in movies .. He also played a key role in politics for some years. Now health is not cooperating. His party did worse than expected from opinion polls, which saw them gaining about 4 MP seats.
Sarath Kumar also tested his luck in politics and lost. All India Samathu Makkal founded a party called Katchi.
Actor Prakash Raj, who has shown his uniqueness with films all these years, has now come into politics. In this election, he contested as an independent candidate from Bangalore Central and could not even get a deposit.
In 2019, Mandya contested as an independent from the Lok Sabha in Karnataka and won by a huge majority over his nearest Congress and JDS candidate, Nikhil Gowda.
Hema Malini contested for the second time as an MP from Mathura on behalf of the BJP and won.
Urmila Matondkar, who recently joined the Congress party and lost her contest as a Mumbai MP, has now been elected as the Maharashtra MLC. He also joined the Shiv Sena from the Congress party.