Prakash Raj is an Indian film actor, film director, and producer. He was born on 26 March 1965 in Bangaluru, Karnataka, India. He mostly works in South Indian movies. In the initial stage of his career, he acted in back to backstage shows.
He made his debut in Tamil cinema through Duet (1994), by K. Balachander and been a successful film star. Due to his success and in remembrance he named his production company Duet Movies. Apart from the Kannada language he also knows Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Hindi, and English.
He was born in Bengaluru, Karnataka to Manjunath Rai and a Kannadiga Christian mother, Swarnalatha. Let’s know more about him –
Prakash Raj Biography, Wiki, Family, Caste, Son, First Wife and More
|Real Name||Prakash Raj|
|Profession||Actor, Filmmaker, Producer|
|Date of Birth||26-Mar-65|
|Birth Place||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aries|
|Hometown||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|School||St. Jospeh’s Boys High School, Bengaluru|
|College||St. Jospeh’s Boys High School, Bengaluru|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Debut||Debut – Mithileya Seetheyaru TV – Bisilu Kudure (1986-87)|
|Wife/Spouse||Lalitha Kumari (1994-2009), Pony Verma (2010)|
|Children||Pooja and Meghna Son – Late Sidhu|
|Net Worth||150 Crore|
|Salary||1.5 Crore/Film INR|
- He first acted in a school play when he was in 7th standard.
- He got the name “Prakash Raj” from director K Balachander.
- Prakash Raj is also the owner of a production company called Duet Movies.
- His son Sidhu was just 5 years old when he died after falling from a table while flying a kite.
- Tamil actress Geetha helped him in his struggling days by introducing him with Balachander, after which he took him in Duet.
- He adopted the Mahbubnagar district of Telangana for its development.
- His ex-wife Lalita Kumari is the sister of actress Disco Shanti.
- Prakash Raj also hosted the Tamil version of Kaun Banega Crorepati’s second version “Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi”.
- Prakash’s Favourite Actress Trisha and favorite Film is Aakasamantha.
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