Noted Indian film actor, film director, producer, thespian and television presenter -Prakash Raj is multi talented artist. He is known for his contributions in the South Indian film industry and Hindi films.
He arrives for the third edition of Kerala Literature Festival conducted on the calm beach of Kozhikode on the dates 8,9,10 and 11 of February.
Prakash’s fluency in Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Tulu, Malayalam, Marathi, Hindi and English has placed him among the most sought after actors in Indian cinema.
Prakash, as an actor has won a National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1998 for Mani Ratnam’s Iruvar, a National Film Award – Special Mention (feature film) for a Telugu film Antahpuram directed by Krishna Vamsi in 1998 and a National Film Award for Best Actor in 2009 for his role in Kanchivaram, a Tamil film directed by Priyadarshan, and as a producer he has won a National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Kannada for Puttakkana Highway, directed by his long-time theatre friend B. Suresh in 2011. As a humanitarian he adopted the village Kondareddipalle in Mahabubnagar District, located in Telangana state.