Claim to fame: Baahubali made him a household name across the country. He recently made his coffee couch debut on a popular celebrity talk show and the audience loved the fun, bratty side of Prabhas. His next venture, Saaho is a multi-crore action drama which has fans waiting with bated breath.
Relationship Status: A rumour that he would be tying the knot with his on-screen love, Anushka Shetty was the talk of the town but Prabhas hasn’t spilled the beans yet.
Desirability Quotient: While he is all flamboyant and exuberant on screen and women go weak in the knees every time he flashes that chiselled body, this superstar is quite shy and timid off-screen, but fans are all in awe of both his sides.
Claim to fame: His blockbuster film, Rangasthalam made waves in Tollywood last year, but the much hyped Vineya Vidheya Rama didn’t do well at the box office. However, hits or duds notwithstanding, our very own Charan aka Cherry still remains the heartthrob of millions of Tollywood buffs.
Relationship Status: Married to Upasna Kamineni
Desirability Quotient: Those shredded biceps and stallion-like personality can give some of the hottest dudes in Hollywood a run for their money.
Claim to fame: The quintessential Prince of Tollywood has been reigning the silver screen for years. And that’s not all, Mahesh recently had his wax statute moulded for the famous Madame Tussauds museum in Singapore. His performance in Bharat Ane Nenu last year won him a lot of accolades.
Relationship Status: Married to Namrata Shirodkar
Desirability Quotient: A complete family man with spectacular looks and a star personality, Mahesh sets hearts aflutter every time he flashes that charming smile.
Claim to fame: From being a finalist on Roadies to winning Splitsvilla season 10, this Hyderabadi hunk has won millions of hearts with his rugged sex appeal. Charming and sexy-with a never say die attitude, Baseer sure knows how to keep it fun yet naughty!
Relationship Status: The buzz is that this bad boy is dating Halima Khan. Baseer even took to Instagram to share a very special Valentine’s Day message for his lady love.
Desirability Quotient: Oodles of confidence, a swagger that every gully boy can relate to and a Nawabi attitude that has all the girls go, ‘Hot Damn!’
Claim to fame: A bonafide stud, Rana sure has carved out a niche for himself in Tollywood, Kollywood and even Mollywood. He cast his spell on the small screen too with the celebrity chat show, No 1 Yaari that brought out his sexy candour and left his fans wanting more. His tongue-in-cheek debut on Karan Johar’s celeb chat show was an absolute hit!
Relationship Status: Speculation that the hunk is back with his ex-girlfriend, Trisha has been raging in Tollywood but Rana as usual is tightlipped about the rumours.
Desirability Quotient: If tall, dark and handsome had a name, it would be Rana Daggubati. His Greek-god like physique, dolloped with an overdose of sexiness makes him one of the most eligible bachelors in T-town!
Claim to fame: After Ye Maaya Chesave that established his lover boy credentials on screen, Chaitanya aka Chai has shown that he can be just as effective when doing comedy and action with Shailaja Reddy Alludu and Savyasachi last year. With films like Majili, where he’ll be romancing wifey, Samantha Akkineni and Venky Mama, co-starring his mama, Venkatesh, looks like Chaitanya is set make a big splash this year.
Relationship Status: Married to Samantha
Desirability Quotient: Romance and charm sprinkled with that edgy South Indian semblance, Chai is every woman’s dream man and every time he posts a picture with his lady love, you can hear hearts shattering in despair.
Claim to fame: He set the screen on fire when he was seen romancing the stunning Aditi Rao Hydari in Antariksham, while his vibrant boy-next-door role in Tholi Prema earned him a lot of praise. He also featured in 2019’s first Tollywood blockbuster F2 – Fun And Frustration alongside Venkatesh. Looks like Varun Tej is here to stay.
Relationship Status: He claims that he is single, but the real question is — is he ready to mingle?
Desirability Quotient: A total mama’s boy, Varun Tej is the kind of guy you fall in love with at the very first sight. He has also recently taken to boxing which adds to his effortless good looks and unabashed sex appeal.
Claim to fame: Does this man need an introduction? Following the footsteps of his legendary grandfather, Jr NTR has been making strides in Tollywood quite rapidly. With incredible performances in Nannaku Prematho, Jai Lava Kusa and Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava, he has made a permanent place in every woman’s hearts.
Relationship Status: Married to Lakshmi Pranathi
Desirability Quotient: The blue-eyed boy of Tollywood was born with a regal style and is a complete star. A doting father, a loving husband and an absolute superstar on screen — Jr NTR is a force to reckon with and every time he shows us those crazy dance moves, the ladies are bound to have heart eyes.
Claim to fame: Being the first Indian to have won the much coveted title of Mr World 2016, Rohit quickly became a heartthrob amongst his female and male fans alike. This brazen hunk recently launched his personal app to directly keep in touch with his fans and give them regular tips on fitness!
Relationship Status: Single. Or is he?
Desirability Quotient: Intense eyes, drool worthy looks and washboard abs — Rohit has everything that it takes to be the next big star. He also loves to cook (Yes! He is amazing in the kitchen as well. *wink wink*). This hottie has the ladies drooling every time he posts a bare-chested selfie on the gram!
Claim to fame: This Warangal boy might not have too many movies in his kitty yet, but his bold scenes in last year’s blockbuster RX 100 were a complete head-turners. Also, his next action packed role in soon-to-be-released Hippi has grabbed a lot of eyeballs online.
Relationship Status: Single
Desirability Quotient: Those killer six-packs and sexy locks make him irresistible. Those dreamy eyes and oodles of sweltry sexiness in every work-out video that he posts is enough to raise your pulse rate in a jiffy.
Claim to fame: This is a double whammy for this Hyderabad boy as he was recently crowned Hyderabad Time’s Most Desirable Man on TV. He has been creating waves in the industry and in the hearts of women alike, with movies like Dhruva and Cine Mahal amongst several Telugu soaps. His next release is Hyderabad Nawabs 2 which brings out his cracking sense of humour and Hyderabadi swag which sets him apart from the rest.
Relationship Status: Married to Masuma
Desirability Quotient: Exotic Iranian looks with a panache that sets your heart racing, Ali sure knows how to keep it subtly sexy. A finely-toned body that is every man’s envy — Ali can make scores of woman fall in love with his witty answers and tongue-in-cheek humour.
Claim to fame: A five-time national racing champion and winner of the National Motor Sports Person of the year 2017—Hyderabadi racer Anindith, grandson of healthcare tycoon, Prathap C Reddy, has been making the nation proud every time he is behind the wheels.
Relationship Status: Married to Shriya Bhupal
Desirability Quotient: Good looks? Check. Mean muscles? Check. A slew of luxury cars? Check. Heir to an entire empire? Hell yeah! Sorry ladies, he is not up for grabs
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Claim to fame: He is steadily making his mark by bagging big projects in advertising and modelling alike. While he is still a newbie, he has already started refining his acting skills by joining an acclaimed theater company in the city. It won’t be too long before we see him on the silver screen.
Relationship Status: Single
Desirability Quotient: Not camera shy at all, Raja Shekhar knows how to keep it classy yet unabashedly sexy!
Claim to fame: This 26-year-old Hyderabad-born NRI filmmaker has become a worldwide sensation with his stunning directorial debut, Searching. And looks like Aneesh has no plans of taking a break just yet. This nerdy-chocolate boy recently wrapped up his second directorial venture, Run, for which he has managed to rope in none other than acclaimed Hollywood actress, Sarah Paulson.
Relationship Status: Single
Desirability Quotient: This man is both brains and brawn and nothing can get hotter than the combination of both! A bespectacled tech geek with a sexy American accent, Aneesh is an absolute charmer.