We have all seen them on screen and applauded them for their acting skills. But if you thought that acting is the only skill our celebrities possess and are good at, you are wrong! They not only have strong acting skills but also have impressive educational track records. Many of them hold College Degrees and could have had successful careers in other fields. We could say that these South Indian celebs are where they are today because they used their beauty as well as brains. Here are a few south stars who are not only amazingly attractive, but are actually super smart:
Mammootty – The Lawyer
Did you know Mammootty is a lawyer according to his educational qualification?! Mammooka who just turned 63 passed his high school at Maharajas College, Kochi, and then studied law at the Ernakulam Government Law College. He even practiced law for two years in Manjeri before he started his successful career in Mollywood.
Dulquer Salmaan – The Stylish Businessman
Like father like son. Dulquer has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Purdue University in the United States. Before venturing into acting, he owned a web portal for trading cars, which is not surprising knowing his love for cars and bikes. He is presently the director of Bangalore-based Motherhood Hospital. He also heads a dental business in Chennai.
Nagarjuna – The Engineer
Nagarjuna, the King, has a Bachelor's in Engineering from the College of Engineering, Guindy and also completed his M.S. in Automobile Engineering from the Eastern Michigan University.
Sai Pallavi – The Doctor
The actor, who has played the role of a student failing to clear college exams in numerous movies, has a good educational background, actually. He holds a B.Tech degree in Electronics and Communications from the Federal Institute of Science and Technology, Kochi. He worked as a software engineer at Infosys, Bangalore, before venturing into the film industry.
Nithya Menen – The Journalist
– By Stacey Prince