Prakash Jha Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Prakash Jha

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BIRTHDAY 27 February, 1952
BIRTH PLACE Tirhut , Bihar
AGE (in 2017) 65 Years Old
Last Updated on : February 27, 2017

Appearance: Bollywood

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

65 years, 9 months, 14 days old age Prakash Jha will turn 66 on 27 February, 2018. Only 2 months, 15 days, 3 hours, 30 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Prakash Jha has celebrated the total number of 65 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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About   Edit

Prakash Jha was born on 27th February 1952 in Bihar, India. Prakash Jha is an Indian film Producer, Director and a Screenwriter, who is most known for his political subject based movies like Gangaajal and Apharan.


He left his studies mid-way and decided to go to Bombay to pursue a career as a painter, though while he was trying for J.J. School of Arts, he got an opportunity to witness the shooting of the film Dharma and he was so impressed that he changed his mind to switch from painter to filmmaking.
He made his debut, as a director with the movie Hip Hip Hurray which released in 1983, written by noted scriptwriter Gulzar. His next directorial venture was the film Damul in 1984, for which he received most appreciation by critics. The film addressed the issue of bonded labour in Bihar.
He then took a break from filmmaking and after returning back he directed movies like Bandish and Mritydand. In the year 2003, he scripted, directed and produced Gangaajal, which enjoyed a great success at the box-office and was also critically praised as well. The film went on to win National Award for Best Screenplay.

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He married Deepti Naval in 1985 and the couple adopted a girl child Disha Jha. The couple decided to separate after 17 years of their marriage and they finally divorced in 2002.

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