Akul Balaji is an Indian actor, a television host who has worked in both Kannada and Telugu languages. He started his career as a host in 2007 for 'Kuniyona Baara' Kannada dancing show. Prior to debut as a main lead in the big screen, he also did a small guest appearance in Kannada super hit movie 'Milana' which starred Punit Rajkumar in the lead role. Early Life and Careers: Akul Balaji was born on 23 February 1979 in a small town called Railway Kodur in Andhra Pradesh. When he was 16, he and his family moved to Bangalore, where he learnt Bharathanatyam, contemporary dancing, Kathak and many more dance forms. Even though he was born to a Telugu speaking family, he speaks fluent Kannada. He started his career with 'Kuniyonu Baara' dancing show as a host which aired in 2007. After he worked many TV shows as host and mentor, the show gave him fame and name is 'Pyate Hudgir Halli Lifu Season 1' which aired on Asianet Suvarna(Star Suvarna) Channel, with Kannada Star Sudeep. After this show, he became one of the highest-paid anchors in Kannada television. He debuted into the big screen as the main lead in 'Athmeeya' which was a 2008 Kannada film. He also debuted to Telugu film industry through 2009's 'Neramu Siksha'. However, he did not make big in the silver screen. He again started to host several TV shows in Kannada as well as in Telugu. In 2014, Akul Balaji won the season 2 of Bigg Boss Kannada. There were four finalists in this season. Srujan Lokesh, Deepika Kamaiah and Shwetha Chengappa were the other three finalists in the house. When it comes to his personal life, he married to Jyothi Balaji in 2008. The couple also blessed with a baby boy. Personal Info: Real Name Akul Balaji Stage Name Akul Balaji Birthday 23 February 1979 Age years Father Name - Mother Name - Siblings - Birthplace Kadapa District, Andhra Pradesh Hometown Kadapa District, Andhra Pradesh Current City Bangalore, Karnataka School - College - Eduction - Debut film Athmeeya (2008, Kannada), Neramu Siksha (2009, Telugu) Zodiac sign(Rashi) - Star sign(Nakshatra) - Marital status Married Spouse name Jyothi Samarthi Hobbies & Interest Dance, Singing, Reading, Watching movies, Cooking Religion Hindu Nationality Indian Akul Balaji Instagram Instagram Akul Balaji Facebook Facebook Akul Balaji Twitter Twitter Akul Balaji Youtube Youtube Akul Balaji Mobile Number N.A. Email Address N.A. Akul Balaji's Filmography: Will be updated soon Akul Balaji's Lesser Known Facts \tAkul Balaji was born on 23 February 1979 in Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh. \tAs of now, Akul Balaji's age is years. \tAkul Balaji married to Jyothi Samarthi in 2008, and the couple blessed with a baby boy. \tAkul Balaji's debut Kannada film was 'Athmeeya' which released in 2008, he also debuted to Telugu film industry through 2019's 'Neramu Siksha'. \tAkul Balaji won the season 2 of Bigg Boss Kannada which telecasted in 2014. \tAkul Balaji is one of the highest-paid anchors in the Kannada television, he also won the best host in Kannada Television several times. Additional information about Akul Balaji \tDoes Akul Balaji know cooking? -yes. \tDoes Akul Balaji smoke? - Not known. \tDoes Akul Balaji drinks alcohol? - Not known. \tDoes Akul Balaji go to the gym? - Yes. \tWho is Akul Balaji's first crush? - Not revealed. \tWho is Akul Balaji's girlfriend ( Akul Balaji's lover)? - Jyothi Balaji. \tWho is Akul Balaji's husband? - Jyothi Balaji. \tAkul Balaji's official Instagram account is Instagram \tAkul Balaji's official\/fan Facebook page is Facebook \tAkul Balaji's mobile number is N.A. \tAkul Balaji's email address N.A. \tAkul Balaji's shoe size is 8. \tAkul Balaji's height is 5.6"