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Chinni Prakash Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : January 23, 2020

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Chinni Prakash was born in Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is an Indian Choreographer, Film Actor, Film Director, Art Director, Screenwriter, Television Personaity & Dancer

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Chinni Prakash was born and raised in Maharashtra. From childhood, he was interested in dancing and always wanted to make it big in the Indian film industry. After completion of his graduation, he started working with various choreographers as an assistant.  After working as an assistant choreographer in various films, he made his debut as a choreographer with the Hindi film Rakhi in the year 1962. He came to limelight after his next film Khandan which released in the year 1964. 
He then paired up with veteran choreographer Sampath and together the dup choreographed songs for hit films such as Ram Aur Shyam, Haathi Mere Saathi, and Sabse Bada Rupaiya among others. Post the release of Sabse Bada Rupaiya in 1976, he disappeared from the industry and returned after 12 years with the film Hatya in the year 1988 as a sole choreographer. After comeback, he never looked back and choreographed some of the most famous Bollywood songs. He also won the best choreographer award for his work in the film Hum in the year 1991.
He was noted for choreographing songs of Govinda’s film. He served as the choreographer for his films such as Gambler, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, and Collie among others. He also won National Film Award for his choreography in the film Jodha Akbar in 2008. Post that though his demand started deteriorating and eventually faded. He last choreographed for the Bollywood film Dum Lagake Haisha in the year 2015. In addition to Hindi, he has also choreographed for South Indian language films as well.

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Chinni Prakash Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Actress C. Leela was his mother. He is married to Rekha Chinni Prakash. He has a son named Sushwanth Prakash.

Chinni Prakash posted photo with his wife Rekha Chinni Prakash on his instagram on the occasion of 35 anniversery

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Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Dancing
Marital Status Married
Debut As a Choreographer - Rakhi (1962)
As an Actor - Uyiroviam (1991)
Best Movies Khandan (1964), Hum (1991), Mohra (1994), Rakshak (1996), and Jodhaa Akbar (2008) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Mercedes-Benz


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Rekha
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Movie Saajan

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Chinni Prakash

  • He has also tried his hands at acting and made his acting debut through the film Uyiroviam in the year 1991.
  • He is known for his talent of controlling huge crowds of background dancers in extreme conditions.
  • He also received the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Choreographer for the movie Thavasi in 2001.
  • Some of the most famous songs that he has choreographed are 'Jumma Chumma De De', ‘Tu cheez badi hai mast mast’, and ‘Shehar Ki Ladki’ among others.