Prakash Raj, born on 26th of March, 1965, as Prakash Rai, in Bangalore, is an actor, director, and producer. He is also a television presenter and has worked in films of many languages. He is best known for his work in the film industry of South India, and for playing roles of a villain in quite a few Bollywood films. He hails from a Tulu and Kannada-speaking household and is fluent in various other languages such as Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, and Telugu. He also has an actor brother named Prasad Raj. He studied at St. Joseph’s Boy’s School, and subsequently, at St. Joseph’s College of Commerce. Both institutions are in Bangalore. Prakash has three children, Meghana, Pooja, and Sidhu, from his earlier marriage to the actress Lalitha Kumari. His son, unfortunately, passed away in the year 2004. He is currently married to the choreographer Pony Verma. In the first few years of his career, he worked in Kannada Doordarshan, doing serials like Guddada Bhootha, and he also acted in supporting roles in Kannada movies like Nishkarsha.

He gained immense recognition from the movie, Harakeya Kuri, starring alongside actors Vishnuvardhan and Geetha. He has also done many stage shows like Netru, Indru, Naalai, and biopic films like Iruvar. The Indian Government felicitated him with the National Film Award for the Best Supporting Actor, for the movie, “Iruvar”, and the National Film Award for Best Actor for the Tamil movie, “Kanchivaram”. In the form of a tribute to his first movie gaining lot of success, he kept his production company name as “Duet Movies”. He earned commercial success with movies like “Naanu Nanna Kanasu”, which he also directed, and “Poi” He has won many other National Awards too. He has been acting in Bollywood since the year 2000, mostly for dubbing some for his films in Hindi. As a debutant Bollywood actor, he worked in the movie “Shakti-The Power”, in the year 2001. He has also acted in Hindi films like “Buddha Hoga Tera Baap”, “ Singham” and “ Wanted”.

 

 

Sathya Prakash

Sathya Prakash is a popular south Indian villain actor, who hailed from Odisha. His father was a government staff and Sathya got a place in the government school and he completed his schooling. Sambalpur, Burgad and Burhampur are the places, where Sathya completed his graduation and post graduation. Sathya did his MBA in Kolkata. He was a bank employee for a few years. After a few years, he got placed on the defense. Almost he was in Odisha till his thirty years. But he was interested in acting and so, he resigned his job and travelled Chennai. He says, being born in a poor family, it was through the god’s blessings, he is in his current position. Sathya Prakash is a very big fan of Amitabh Bachchan. Sathya doesn’t know any other language except Oriya, Hindi and English. But today, he speaks Tamil fluently and also knows almost all the south Indian languages. He acts in Bhojpuri, Bengali, Hindi and Oriya too. He appeared in almost all roles Hero, villain, and Character roles. He has also done a professional course in acting. He has suffered a lot to get chances in the films. He made a wait for 5 years after coming to Chennai, for getting the opportunity in the film industry. First, he got a chance in a Telugu movie. Sathya was provided with an excellent opportunity to act with Telugu hero Saikumar in the film Police Story. It was a super duper hit and he got a good name. After Police Story, he was called upon by the popular Tamil director K. Bhagyaraj to act in his venture, Vaetiya Madichu Kattu, which was the debut of his son Shanthanu as a child artist. This movie also gave Sathya a good name in the villain role. He has performed with all the star heroes and all the popular directors. Sathya Prakash has planned to direct a film. After the success of the film, he has plans to do big budget movies. Sathya Prakash requests people to trust in the Cosmic Energy, that is god.The list of Sathya Prakash movies can be found on the sidebar. The exclusive Sathya Prakash interview can be viewed above.

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