Prakash Mehra

Lyricist, 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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Most Popular Songs

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 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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    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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    Bada Shaitan Hai Dil - 1 Bada Shaitan Hai Dil - 1
  • Album: Imaandaar
    Singer: Kishore Kumar
    Music Director: Kalyanji - Anandji
    Lyricist: Prakash Mehra
    Genre: Filmi, Pop
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    Filmography


    Director


    Aakhri Daku

    Aan Baan

    Bal Bramhachari

    Desh Drohi

    Ek Kunwari Ek Kunwara
     

    Writer


    Chameli Ki Shaadi

    Laawaris

    Meetha Zehar

    Mohabbat Ke Dushman

    Muqaddar Ka Faisla
     

    Producer


    Bal Bramhachari

    Dalaal

    Jaadugar

    Laawaris

    Mohabbat Ke Dushman
     
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