L.V.Prasad Jayanthi today

Akkineni Lakshmi Varaprasada Rao who is popularly known as L.V.Prasad’s 105th Jayanthi today. His native place is Somavarapadu near Eluru, West Godavari district. L.V.Prasad was born on 17th January 1908 in an agricultural family and never shown interest in studies and he was more interested in theatres and dramas. At very young age he got married and had a girl during that time he was facing lot of financial problems and he realised that the time has come to enter into the movies. He went to Kohinoor studious in Dadar where cinemas are made, though he could not speak Hindi or English and he tried for the roles in the movies but could not get any such roles. He got job in Venus Film Company where he was drawing Rs.30 per month and also some small roles in the movies. In the year 1943 he got an opportunity as an assistant director for the movie Gruha Pravesham in which he was also a hero. The movie got super hit at that time. 

He also made movies like ‘Drohi, Palnatti Yuddham, and in 1949 he directed Mana desam with N.T.Rama Rao which has become super hit. He also made hits like ‘Shavukaru, Samsaram’ and many other movies He also directed movies in Tamil with Shivaji Ganesan and Rani in Hindi. In 1956 he established Prasad productions and in 1974 his second son Ramesh returned from US and established Prasad film labs in Chennai. On Prasad productions movies like ‘Milan, Khilona, Sasural and Ek duje ke liye’ were made. Today Prasad productions have become largest infrastructure for movies in India, Singapore, Dubai and Hollywood. Under his guidance several top directors were made and their films also become super hits and also super stars also become. On his name L.V.Prasad eye hospital was also started. On behalf of Myfirstshow.com we pray for his soul rest in peace.