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Film Editor

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Akshay Akkineni

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Full Name
Akkineni Sreekar Prasad

Akkineni Sanjeevi (father)L. V. Prasad (paternal uncle)Ramesh Prasad (cousin)Akshay Akkineni (son)

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Akkineni Sreekar Prasad, better known as Sreekar Prasad, is a Film editing professional, known for his works in Indian cinema. He works predominantly on Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and English films. His last National Film Award for Best Editing was for his work on the feature film Firaaq (2008), directed by Nandita Das. He was included in the Limca Book of Records as People of the Year - 2013 for wide contribution to the Indian cinema in several languages and also for holding a record eight National Awards including a Special Jury Award.


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Sreekar Prasad was a graduate in Literature from University of Madras. He learned the art of film editing from his father in Telugu films. Though he started out with Telugu films, he rose to national acclaim through Malayalam and Tamil films. He has won the National Film Award for Best Editing seven times and owns one Special Jury Award, throughout a career spanning over two decades. Some of the notable editing works of Sreekar Prasad include Yodha (1992), Nirnayam (1995), Vaanaprastham (1999), Alaipayuthey (2000), Dil Chahta Hai (2001), Kannathil Muthamittal (2002), Okkadu (2003), Aayitha Ezhuthu/Yuva (2004), Navarasa (2005), Anandabhadram (2005), Guru (2007), Billa (2007), Firaaq (2008), Pazhassi Raja (2009) and Talvar (2015).

Personal life

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Sreekar Prasad was born to film editor Akkineni Sanjeevi, brother of Telugu film doyen L. V. Prasad.


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  • 1989: Best Editing - Raakh
  • 1997: Best Editing - Rag Birag
  • 1997: Best Non-Feature Film Editing - Nauka Caritramu
  • 1998: Best Editing - The Terrorist
  • 2000: Best Editing - Vaanaprastham
  • 2002: Best Editing - Kannathil Muthamittal
  • 2008: Best Editing - Firaaq
  • 2010: Special Jury Award - Kutty Srank, Kaminey, Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja

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  • 1992: Best Editing - Yodha
  • 1999: Best Editing - Karunam, Vaanaprastham, Jalamarmmaram
  • 2001: Best Editing - Sesham
  • 2005: Best Editing - Anandabhadram
  • 2009: Best Editing - Pazhassi Raja
  • Nandi Awards
  • 2000: Best Editing - Manoharam
  • 2003: Best Editing - Okkadu
  • Filmfare Awards
  • 2002: Best Editing - Dil Chahta Hai
  • 2010: Best Editing - Firaaq
  • 2015: Best Editing - Talvar
  • Vijay Awards
  • 2007: Best Editing - Kattradhu Thamizh
  • 2009: Best Editing - Yavarum Nalam
  • Other awards
  • 2008: DIFF Best Editing - Firaaq
  • References

    A. Sreekar Prasad Wikipedia