Biography / trivia
# Prasanna was born on 28th Aug 1982 in Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India in an Iyer family.
# Prasanna’s father served BHEL before retiring few years back & his mother is a housewife.
# Prasanna has a younger brother.
# He attended “BHEL Matriculation Higher Secondary School” in Trichy and “Saranathan College of Engineering” in Tiruchirapalli.
# During his school days itself he showed interest in acting and used to do mimicry and acting in school functions.
# Despite of his parents opposition he attended the audition for actors in “Five Star” when he was doing EEE at Saranathan College of Engineering.
# Prasanna made his acting debut with “Five Star” in 2002 alongside Kanika and Sandhya P. The film was produced by Mani Ratnam and it did very well at the box office.
# His subsequent films failed at the box office miserably. He tasted success only after two years in “Azhagiya Theeye” in 2004.
# Apart from films he often appears on TV shows, he hosted a game show called “Honeymoon Jodigal” on Sun TV in 2010.
# Prasanna fell in love with his co-star Sneha during the filming of Achchamundu! Achchamundu! in 2008. But both of them denied such a relationship then. But after four years Prasanna married Sneha on 11th May 2012.
“Life is beautiful after Sneha’s entry. She is taking care of everything. She wakes up early in the morning, conducts poojas, cooks good food and leaves for work. Again she takes care of all household work in the evening.”
“I have no big ambitions. I want to establish myself in the industry and win the confidence of my producers and directors.”
“Initially both of our family members did not give their consent because of the difference in the castes. I use to go to Sneha’s house to take her outside. Seeing my activities, Sneha’s family members started taking a liking for me. Later on both of our family members gave their consent for our marriage. Sneha and I have encountered lots of bitter experiences.”
“I am extremely happy doing the kind of films I believe in. I do not like to do films that I don’t believe in. Yes, I have made such mistakes and they have failed, but I can’t be right all the time.”
Filmography / all movies list
|1||2002||Five Star||Susi Ganesan||Kanika,Sandhya P|
|3||2004||Kadhal Dot Com||S. R. Selvaraj||Shruthi,Anu|
|4||2004||Azhagiya Theeye||Radha Mohan||Navya Nair,Prakash Raj|
|5||2005||Kasthuri Maan||A. K. Lohithadas||Meera Jasmine,Thilakan|
|6||2005||Kanda Naal Mudhal||V. Priya||Laila,Karthik Kumar|
|7||2007||Ceena Thaana 001||Gajendra||Sheela,Vadivelu|
|8||2008||Sadhu Miranda||Siddique||Abbas,Kavya Madhavan|
|10||2008||Kannum Kannum||G. Marimuthu||Udhayathara,Vadivelu|
|11||2009||Manjal Veiyil||Vaseegara Raja||Bala,RK|
|12||2009||Achchamundu!Achchamundu!||Arun Vaidyanathan||Sneha,John Shea|
|13||2010||Naanayam||Shakti S. Rajan||Sibiraj,Ramya Raj|
|14||2010||Baana Kaathadi||Badri Venkatesh||Adharvaa,Samantha|
|16||2013||Naangu Vazhi Saalai||Shahid Khader||R. Sarathkumar,Prakash Raj,Cheran|
|17||2013||Biriyani||Venkat Prabhu||Karthi,Richa Gangopadhyay,Sneha|