Prakash Rao Kovelamudi is an Indian film director, part time actor and screen writer. He had started his debut as an actor in Bollywood with Hindi movie Morning Raja. The movie had turned out to be a big flop and Prakash also decided to concentrate on Telugu Cinema.
Prakash is in the limelight for his marriage with Anushka Shetty. He had given divorce to his first wife Kanika in 2017.
Prakash has tasted lots of success in the Tollywood. His directorial venture Bommalata had even won National Film Awards for Best Telugu Film of 2014. His latest movie was Judgemental Hai Kya.
Prakash had decided to become a director since his college days. He had learned a lot from his father – veteran Tollywood director Raghavendra Rao. It may be noted that he is among few directors in the contemporary times who has taken formal training for film making from a renowned institute.
Date of Birth: 15th May, 1975
Age: 45 Years
Father: K. Raghavendra Rao
Birth Place: Hyderabad
Graduated from Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
Family and Relationship:
Prakash had married Kanika Dhillon in 2014. Kanika is also a well – known scriptwriter. In fact, Kanika and Prakash had worked together on many projects, including Judgemental Hai Kya. Unfortunately, the couple had gotten separated in 2017. They had announced their divorce two years later, in 2019.
Prakash is now going to marry Anushka Shetty, one of the most followed actresses of India.
Interesting and Lesser Known Facts:
The reason behind the separation of Prakash and Kanika is not known. However, contrary to popular perception, Anushka is not the reason why they decided to get separated.