Nataraja Master is an Indian actor, dancer and performer who rose to limelight after starring in reality shows like Bigg Boss Telugu Season 5 on OTT (2022) and Bigg Boss Telugu digital series.
Nataraja Master was born on Friday, 16 April 1982 (age 40 years; by 2022) in Hyderabad, India. His zodiac sign is Aries.
Height (approx.): 5′ 8″
Eye Colour: black
Hair Color: black
parents and siblings
Nataraja Master hails from a middle class family in Hyderabad, India. Not much information is available about his parents.
wife and children
Dancer is married to Neetu Natraj. The couple married on 5 November 2008 and were blessed with a baby girl, whom they named Lakshu.
Nataraja traveled to Hyderabad after completing his primary and secondary studies in his village to pursue a career in the Telugu entertainment industry. After moving to Hyderabad, he started his career as a server in Producer Satyanarayan’s Hotel and Restaurant. Nataraja’s career took a turn when Satyanarayana discovered his dancing talent during a visit to his hotel and invited him to join Srihari’s wife’s Disco Shanti Dance Institute. Later, she worked as a dance instructor in several dance studios in Hyderabad. Nataraja Master first appeared on television in 2000, when he participated in Gemini TV’s dance competition show ‘Dance Baby Dance’. He qualified for two rounds of the competition. After that, she participated in another dance reality program series aired on ETV Dance. The dancer made her film debut in 2006 with the Telugu language film ‘Veedhi’ directed by V Dorairaj. Sharwanand, Gopika, Natraj, Santosh, Vinay Varma and Aryan were among the cast. Later in his career, he appeared as a supporting actor in several Tollywood movies including Highway and Godiva. The dancer had the opportunity to participate in the finale of AATA Season 1 in 2007. AATA is a reality dance show that airs on Zee Telugu. Impressed by her dancing abilities, Bharat and Neetu invite her to season 2 of the dance reality show. Later that year, in 2008, he won the AATA Season 2 competition. In Atta Season 3, he finished third and worked as a coach for rivals Bharat and Sri Vidya. He produced the Zee Telugu TV show ‘Magadheera Dare to Dance’ in 2009. He later participated in an additional series on Gemini TV and Maa TV as a judge, director and producer. Nataraja Master appeared as a participant in Bigg Boss Telugu Season 5 in 2021. The show will launch on September 5, 2021 on Star Maa and Disney+ Hotstar. He was evicted from the Bigg Boss house after surviving for four weeks.
He then appeared in the Bigg Boss Telugu digital series ‘Bigg Boss Non-Stop’. Contestants were asked to choose three contestants who, in their decision, were eligible to be placed in the top five. There was some intense discussion between Bindu Madhavi and Natraj in the last episode, and there will be more in the next episode.’ In one episode, Nataraja refers to Bindu as “Shurpanakha” and performs the position of “Lakshman banam”, implying that the mob will “bite off his nose.” Bindu also plays the role of ‘Mahishasur Mardini’. Nataraja also tells Bindu that she lacks the qualities of a proper Telugu girl and that her father “failed because of her.” Natraj’s comments towards Bindu have left many netizens and supporters indignant on social media. He accused Natraj of making a “personal attack” at the point during the nomination process. While Nataraja previously starred in BB Telugu Season 5, Bindu was making her first appearance in the OTT season. She has previously appeared in Bigg Boss Tamil.
Facts / Trivia
- Dancer Nataraja aka Nataraja Master performed at Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) Park in Jubilee Hills, inspired by Rajya Sabha MP Joginpally Santosh Kumar, who launched the Green India Challenge inspired by Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao’s brainchild program Haritha Haram . In his remarks, he emphasized the need for tree plantation and conservation to protect the ecosystem. The dancer advised people to plant trees so that the coming generations can be provided with oxygen and make the country green and clean. She also nominated actor Mohamed Khayyum, commonly known as Lobo, as well as Tanuja and Uma as actresses.