Akhil Akkineni is the grandson of late actor and producer Nageswara Rao and he was born to Akkineni Nagarjuna and actress Amala. He made his debut as a lead actor with the 2015 film, Akhil. His performance in the film bagged him a Filmfare Award South but the movie ended up a dud at the box office. While Akhil is working to firm his ground in movies, audiences continue to find him charming and enjoy his screen presence.
Meanwhile, Akhil is awaiting the release of his upcoming project, Most Eligible Bachelor alongside dusky beauty Pooja Hegde. If ongoing buzz in the media and the film industry are to be believed, Akhil Akkineni is all set to team up with Hanu Raghavapudi for an upcoming Telugu film, which will be produced by Suryadevara Naga Vamsi under the banner of Sitara Entertainment.
It is also being heard that the upcoming project of Akhil and Hanu Raghavapudi will go on the floors in 2022.
On the otherside, Akhil is playing the role of a spy in upcoming drama Agent under the direction of Surender Reddy of Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy fame. He is also expected to play the crucial role in Nagarjuna starrer Bangarraju, a prequel for Soggade Chinni Nayana.