Prabhu Deva was born in Mysore, Karnataka on 3 April 1973 to Mugur Sundar and Mahadevamma Sundar into a Kannada speaking family. … Deva’s first venture as a choreographer was the Kamal Haasan starrer Vetri Vizha (1989). He has since then choreographed for over 100 movies. From choreography, he went into acting.
Prabhu Deva’s Early life and career
Prabhu Deva was born in Mysore, Karnataka on 3 April 1973 to Mugur Sundar and Mahadevamma Sundar into a Kannada speaking family. Inspired by his father Mugur Sundar, a choreographer for South Indian movies, he took up dancing, learning Indian classical dance forms such as Bharatanatyam from Dharmaraj and Udupi Lakshminarayanan as well as Western styles. Raju Sundaram and Nagendra Prasad are his brothers.
Deva first appeared as a boy playing the flute in the song “Panivizhum Iravu”, from the Tamil film Mouna Ragam (1986). He later appeared as a background dancer for a song in the 1988 Tamil film Agni Natchathiram. Deva’s first venture as a choreographer was the Kamal Haasan starrer Vetri Vizha (1989). He has since then choreographed for over 100 movies. From choreography, he went into acting. In 1999, Deva, Shobhana, and A. R. Rahman performed with a Tamil cinema dancing troupe at the “MJ & Friends” Michael Jackson tribute concert in Munich, Germany. As of 2010, he serves as chairman and director of the Prabhu Deva’s Dance Academy in Singapore. He planned to release his first video album called It is boring in 2013.
Prabhu Deva’s Biography
|Real Name/Nick Name||Indian Michael Jackson|
|Profession||Actor, Indian Film Director, Dance Choreographer|
|Height (Aprox.)||in centimeters- 180 cm|
in meters- 1.8 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight (Aprox.)||in Kilograms- 76 kg|
in Pounds- 167.55 lbs
|Date of Birth||3 April 1973|
|Age (as of 2019)||45|
|Birth Place||Mysore , Karnataka|
|Home Town/State||Mysore , Karnataka|
|Father Name||Mugur Sundar|
|Brother(s)||Raju Sundaram, Nagendra Prasad|
|Children||3 Sons (Eldest son died of Cancer in 2008)|