Prabhu Deva is an Indian film director, actor and choreographer. He is called Michael Jackson of India for his fast dance moves.
Prabhu Deva Sundaram was born on 3 April 1973 in Mysore. His childhood was spent in Chennai. Prabhudeva was very impressed with his father’s best dance since childhood. His father worked as a dance master in Sundaram South’s films. His father taught him advanced education in Bharatanatyam and Western Dance.
Both his brothers Raju Sundaram and Nagendra Prasad are also working as dance choreographers in South films. Prabhu Deva was a good dancer and at the same time, he wanted to be a good actor, in which his dance helped him a lot. Her first film was VetriVizh as dance director. He has choreographed over 100 films in his career so far.
Wedding Prabhu Deva is married to Ram Lata. Those who have got their name Lata after marriage. They both had three children, one of whom died of cancer in 2008. In 2010, Prabhudeva’s wife alleged that Prabhadeva had an affair with actress Nayantara. After which Nayantara gave her statement in the media that there is no relationship of any kind between her and Prabhu Deva.
The career of Prabhu Deva:
Prabhu Deva started her career as a dance choreographer. But later he was tempted to act, after which he did the film Indu in 1994. Her opposite actress Roja was seen in this film. Deva has worked in many films in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi languages during her film career.
He has also been awarded several awards for his outstanding performance. She has also been awarded the National Award twice for her fine dance style.
VetriVizh, Tamil, Truck Driver, Ban, Coolie No.1, Gharana Mogudu, AllariAlludu, Mechanic Alludu, Raja Babu, Hello Brother, Bombay, ABCD, Wanted, Rowdy Rathore, R-Rajkumar And Action-Jackson etc.
Earlier, he had appeared in the Tamil film Agni Nachathimaram as a lateral dancer. Since then, he has directed dance in more than 100 films. As an actor, he started his career with actress Rosa from the film Indhu (1994).
Prabhu Deva, Shobhana and Ar. Rahman teamed up to present his talents at the “Michael Jackson and Friends” ceremony in Munich, Germany. In the year 2007, he was honoured with the Vijay Puraskar of the favourite director.
Prabhu Deva has been honoured with the membership of the International Film and Television Amendment Centre of the Asian Film and Television Academy. He has been honoured with the National Award twice and the Padma Shri award in 2019 in Halhi.
Prabhu Dev grew up in Alvarpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He was inspired to dance with his father Mugur Sundar, a dance master of South Indian films.
He made dance his career and mastered the types of Indian classical dance sanders like Bharatanatyam and western dance. Prabhu Deva is considered to be the best dancer in India and brought modern dance arts to Indian films.