The ANR National Award is one of the most honorable awards given annually by the Akkineni International Foundation in honor of Akkineni Nageswara Rao.
The person for their lifetime achievements and contributions to the Indian film industry will get the award. Bollywood actor Dev Anand received the first ANR National award in 2006. In 2017, maverick director SS Rajamouli received the award. In 2018, the legendary actress Sridevi won the award, and Rekha won the award in 2019. Both the awards will get presented on November 17th by Megastar Chiranjeevi. They will also award Prize money of 5 lakhs to the winners.
The official announcement regarding the same came out recently. The awards will get presented on November 17th. Any family member of Sridevi and veteran actress Rekha will receive the awards.
Nagarjuna Akkineni revealed all this in the press meet that took place this morning in Hyderabad. T. Subbarami Reddy also graced the occasion. Nagarjuna also opened up about his upcoming projects. Nagarjuna told the media that he would get back to working in movies from December again.
A formal confirmation of his next film will come out by the end of this month.