He was born on 26 March 1965. He is a film director, Indian film actor, a producer and a television presenter. He is the recipient of a National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Kannada for Puttakkana. He is fluent in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi Marathi and English. He was born in Bengaluru, Karnataka. He completed his education from St. Joseph's Boys' High School, Bangalore. He joined the St. Joseph's College of Commerce, Bangalore for further studies. He was earlier married to Lalitha Kumari in 1994. They have two daughters, Meghana and Pooja, and a son Sidhu. The two later got divorced and now he is married to the choreographer Pony Verma. He worked in bollywood movies like Policegiri, Wanted, Singhum, Dabanng 2 and Mumbai Mirror. Check out this page for more updates on Prakash Raj.