Prakash Raj Net Worth is $6 Million (Rs. 36 Crores). Prakash Raj, is an Indian film and stage actor, director, producer and politician. He gained pan India fame by playing the antagonist in movies like Wanted and Singham. But before venturing into Bollywood, he was already a star in Southern India and recipient of several awards which includes National Awards. Being fluent in various languages, he is considered to be among the most sought actor in Indian Cinema. In this article, we will be discussing Prakash Raj, his career and net worth.
Here, we will discuss Prakash Raj’s Movies, his business, his extraordinary stardom and most importantly, the remuneration he earns from movies, brand endorsements and also his net worth.
He also has 2,000 street theatre performance to his credit. He also starred in stage show Netru, Indru, Naalai. His first film as a producer was Dhaya, a Tamil film released in 2002. He has also hosted the second season of Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi, the Tamil language game show, the official adaption of Kaun Banega Crorepati. Prakash Raj has contested the 2019 Indian general election as an independent candidate for the Bangalore Central Lok Sabha constituency.
Prakash Raj Net Worth
|Net Worth (2021)||$ 6 Million|
|Net Worth In Indian Rupees||Rs. 36 Crore|
|Monthly Income And Salary||20 Lakhs +|
|yearly Income||2.5 Crore +|
|Last Updated||June 2021|
The net worth of Prakash Raj is estimated to be around $6 Million (Rs. 36) Crores with an annual income of Rs. 2.50 Crores. His sources of income are from remuneration receivable from films as an actor and director, profits from film production, TV shows and stage shows. He owns his production company Duet which has produced films across different genres and languages.
He resides in a lavish house in Maharashtra and also as a farmhouse in Chennai. His car collection includes Hyundai Verna, Mahindra Scorpio, among others.
Awards and Recognition
- He is the recipient of five National Awards. He won the National Award in 1997 for Best Supporting Actor for the film Iruvar and National Award in 2009 for Best Actor for the film Kanchivaram.
- Vijay Awards in 2009 for Best Actor for the film Kanchivaram.
- Zee Cine Awards in 2012 for Best Actor in Negative Role for the film Singham.
- South Indian International Movie Award in 2018 for Best Supporting Actor for the film 60 Vayadu Maaniram.
Prakash Raj (his original surname is Raj, he was advised to change to Raj when he was entering the Tamil film industry), was born on 26th March 1965, in Bengaluru, Karnataka. He went to St. Joseph’s Indian High School and St. Joseph’s College of Commerce. He started his career in 1990 with the television show Bisilu Kuduro. He made his feature film debut with Ramachari a Kannada movie released in 1990.
His role in Harakeya Kuri released in 1992 is considered to be his breakthrough performance. He made his Tamil Film Debut in 1994 with Duet. In 1997 he starred in Iruvar for which he won the National Award. He made his directorial debut in 2010 with the Kannada film Naanu Nanna Kanasu which was the biggest hit of that year.
He gained fame by playing the antagonist in the movies like Wanted released in 2009 and Singham released in 2011. Since then he has starred in various Bollywood movies.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Net Worth of Prakash Raj?
As per the affidavit filed for contesting the Lok Sabha elections, the net worth of Prakash Raj is Rs. 36 Crores.
Which movie gave him PAN India fame.
Wanted (where he played the antagonist Gani Bhai) and Singham (where he played the antagonist Jaikant Shikre), gave him PAN India recognition.
Prakash Raj has won the National Award?
Yes, Prakash Raj has won five National Awards.
Is Prakash Raj a politician?
Yes, Prakash Raj is a politician. He has contested the 2019 Indian general election as an independent candidate for the Bangalore Central Lok Sabha constituency.