Prakash Raj Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs & More
|Real Name||Prakash Rai|
|Profession||Actor and Filmmaker|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 40 Inches
– Waist: 32 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
|Date of Birth||26 March 1965|
|Age (as in 2015)||50 Years|
|Birth Place||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aries|
|Hometown||Bengaluru, Karnataka, India|
|School||St. Joseph’s Boys’ High School, Bengaluru|
|College||St. Joseph’s College of Commerce, Bengaluru|
|Educational Qualifications||Not Known|
|Debut||Film Debut : Mithileya Seetheyaru (1990)
TV Debut : Bisilu Kudure (1986-87)
|Family||Father- Manjunath Rai
Mother- Swarnalatha Raj (Nurse)
Brothers- Prasad Raj (Actor)
|Controversies||• Due to the conspiracy of many fellow actors and filmmakers, he has been banned by the Telugu film industry 6 times.
• His naked appearance for a scene in his film “Ongole Githa” caused a contoversy.
|Favourite Actor||Not Known|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Pony Verma (Choreographer )|
|Wife||Lalitha Kumari (Actress, 1994–2009), Pony Verma (Choreographer, 2010)|
|Children||Daughter- Pooja and Meghna
Son- Late Sidhu
|Salary||1.5 Crore/film (INR)|
|Net Worth||150 Crore (INR)|
Some lesser known facts about Prakash Raj
- Does Prakash Raj smoke?: Yes
- Does Prakash Raj drink alcohol?: Yes
- Prakash initially gained interest in acting after his first play in 7th Standard.
- He got his name “Prakash Raj” from director K Balachander.
- He is 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.
- Buddha has a big impact in his mind and lifestyle.
- Tamil actress Geetha helped him in his struggling days by introducing him with Balachander, after which he took him in “Duet.”
- He adopted the Mahabubnagar district of Telangana for its development.
- He hosted the Season 2 of the Tamil version of Kaun Banega Crorepati called “Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi.”
- His Ex-wife Lalita Kumari is the sister of actress Disco Shanti.