- Captained his college volleyball and basketball teams.
- Studies never interested him; thus, dropped out after changing his college twice within two years.
- Began his acting career with a role in the movie Chirutha (2007).
- Bagged the Filmfare Best Male Debut-Telugu Award for his debut role.
- Zanjeer (2013) marked his Bollywood debut.
- In 2015, started Turbo Megha Airways Pvt. Ltd., a South India-based airline.