Telugu character artist ‘Potti’ Rambabu breathed his last on Tuesday morning here at his residence. He was 35.

According to an industry source, he suffered a brain hemorrhage.

"He collapsed after he suffered a stroke in the brain this morning at his residence. He passed away within minutes," the source said.

Rambabu made his acting debut with a small role in Prabhas-starrer 2002 Telugu film Eeshwar, and since then had starred in films such as Chantigadu and Donga Dongadi.

He is survived by his wife and daughter.

His last rites will be performed on Tuesday evening.