Prakash Mehra

Lyricist, Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
Born: Jul 13, 1939
Death: May 17, 2009
 

Prakash Mehra was a film producer and director in the Hindi film industry who created hit films like "Zanjeer" (1973), "Muqaddar Ka Sikandar" (1978) and "Laawaris" (1981).

Born on 13 July 1939 in Bijnaur, Uttar Pradesh, he is credited with launching Amitabh Bachchan’s journey into superstardom. He was also one of the first Bollywood directors to attempt a crossover to Hollywood though the project was eventually shelved.

Some of the movies he has written songs for include "Hasina Maan Jaayegi" (1968), "Laawaris" (1981), "Sharaabi" (1984) and "Imaandar" (1987).

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Discography


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Film


 

Lyricist




 

Most Popular Songs

Aur Is Dil Mein Kya Rakha Hai Aur Is Dil Mein Kya Rakha Hai
Album: Imaandaar
Singer: Suresh Wadkar, Asha Bhosle
Music Director: Kalyanji - Anandji
Lyricist: Prakash Mehra
Genre: Sugam, Filmi
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Manzilen Apni Jagah Hain Raaste Apni Jagah Manzilen Apni Jagah Hain Raaste Apni Jagah
Album: Sharaabi
Singer: Kishore Kumar
Music Director: Bappi Lahiri
Lyricist: Prakash Mehra
Genre: Filmi, Ghazal
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Apni Toh Jaise Taise Apni Toh Jaise Taise
Album: Laawaris
Singer: Kishore Kumar
Music Director: Kalyanji - Anandji
Lyricist: Prakash Mehra
Genre: Filmi, Pop
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Aur Is Dil Mein Kya Rakha Hai (Female) Aur Is Dil Mein Kya Rakha Hai (Female)
Album: Imaandaar
Singer: Asha Bhosle
Music Director: Kalyanji - Anandji
Lyricist: Prakash Mehra
Genre: Filmi, Sugam
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Ke Pag Ghunghroo Baandh Meera Naachi Thi Ke Pag Ghunghroo Baandh Meera Naachi Thi
Album: Namak Halaal
Singer: Kishore Kumar
Music Director: Bappi Lahiri
Lyricist: Prakash Mehra, Anjaan
Genre: Filmi
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Filmography


Actor


Piya Ka Ghar
       
 

Director


Aakhri Daku

Aan Baan

Bal Bramhachari

Desh Drohi

Ek Kunwari Ek Kunwara
 

Writer


Chameli Ki Shaadi

Ghungroo

Laawaris

Mohabbat Ke Dushman

Muqaddar Ka Faisla
 

Producer


Bal Bramhachari

Dalaal

Ghungroo

Jaadugar

Khoon Pasina
 
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