Prakash Rao is the son of director K Raghvendra Rao, who is responsible for such hits as Himmatwala and Tohfa.
K Raghvendra Rao directed over 16 Hindi films and produced several Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films.
Prakash completed a film course at the famed Lee Strasberg Institute of Acting in New York, like his costar Perizaad. This is his first English production.
Prakash has already acted in a Telugu film, Neetho [With You].