Prakash Raj is one of the leading actors in the South Indian film industry and he is known for his strong portrayals in negative roles as well as character roles. He has also acted in a number of Bollywood movies and has become a recognized face in the industry. Prakash Raj is also a successful film producer and director. He has won several awards and honors for his performances, including the National Award.
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Here is a list of top 10 best movies of Prakash Raj:
An excellent performance in a negative role in the Salman Khan starrer Hindi movie called “Wanted” made Prakash Raj a household name in Bollywood too. After this movie, he was flooded with offers in the industry.
The Tamil action movie called “Ghilli” is another one among the noted works of Prakash Raj. The movie hit the theaters in 2004 and had a powerful star cast including Vijay, Prakash Raj and Trisha. It was a remake of the Telugu film called “Okkadu”, which also starred Prakash Raj.
8. Santhosha Subramani
Next on the list of top 10 best movies of Prakash Raj is the Tamil romantic movie called “Santhosha Subramani”. The movie was released in 2008 and it starred the lead pair of Jayam Ravi and Genelia D’ Souza, while Prakash Raj featured in an instrumental role.
7. Nerruku Ner
“Nerruku Ner” is one of the movies at the beginning of Prakash Raj’s career, but he performed well in this one too. A Tamil film which hit the theaters in 1997, the film featured an ensemble star cast including Vijay, Suriya, Kausalya, Simran, Prakash Raj, Vivek and Raghuvaran.
6. Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu
Another acclaimed performance of Prakash Raj came in the 2006 Tamil release called “Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu”. The crime thriller movie had a big star cast including Kamal Hassan, Jyothika, Prakash Raj and Kamalinee Mukherjee. It used the innovative Super 35 mm technology and proved to be a success at the box office.
5. En Swasa Kaatre
The next name on the list is that of the Tamil romantic movie called “En Swasa Kaatre”, which came to the cinemas in 1999. Aravind Swamy and Isha Koppikar played the lead pair in the film, while Prakash Raj and Raghuvaran featured in key roles.
The Tamil musical drama called “Sivakasi” is another one in which Prakash Raj received great appreciation for his outstanding performance. The 2005 release came during Diwali holidays and enjoyed huge box office success. Prakash raj shared the screen space with Vijay and Farsath in the movie.
3. Vasool Raja MBBS
“Vasool Raja MBBS” is the Tamil remake of the Hindi super hit called “Munna Bhai MBBS”. The film was released in 2004 and had a big star cast including Kamal Hassan, Sneha, Prabhu, Prakash Raj, Nagesh and Jayasurya. The movie was as successful as the original one.
Featuring next on the list of top 10 next movies of Prakash Raj is the 2006 Telugu blockbuster called “Pokiri”. Mahesh Babu and Ileana D’Cruz featured as the lead pair in the movie while the role of the antagonist was played to perfection by Prakash Raj. The movie was remade in many languages, including “Wanted” in Hindi.
Another landmark film in the career of Prakash Raj is the Tamil movie called “Anniyan”. The 2005 release had Vikram and Sadha paired as the lead artists, while Prakash Raj and Vivek spearheaded the supporting star cast. The movie was a big hit on the box office.
Prakash Raj has proved his versatility and caliber as an actor with his exemplary performances in all these movies.