Inspiring Life Journey of Ad Guru Prahlad Kakkar – 10 Things You Need to Know About Him

Inspiring Life Journey of Ad Guru Prahlad Kakkar – 10 Things You Need to Know About Him
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The leading Indian Ad film director, Prahlad Kakkar is known for the best Indian Ads. He directed the Pepsi TV Commercial that featured Amitabh Bachchan and Sachin Tendulkar. Prahlad Kakkar founded Genesis Film Productions and became the main director of the company. The Production House is one of the India’s leading production houses.

Here are some stories about Prahlad Kakkar.

1Growing Stage

Prahlad Kakkar was grew up in Mumbai. His father was an army colonel based in Pakistan and his mother was half Burmese and half Marathi. Prahlad Kakkar did his schooling from Dehradun and Haryana and graduated in Economics from Pune.

2The start of Career

Prahlad Kakkar started his career in the field of advertising in Delhi and later he got transferred to Mumbai where he worked under Shyam Benegal and started assisting him in his various films and not only Shyam Benegal, Prahlad Kakkar also worked with other directors.

3Founding Genesis Film Production

After working with renowned film makers, Prahlad Kakkar opened his own production house, Genesis Film Production and under which, Prahlad Kakkar started making advertisement films, gradually, Genesis Film Production became famous as highly regarded ad making agency.

4The Advertisement Pipeline

With the founding and launching of Genesis Film Production, Prahlad Kakkar went out and out to explore his best of creativity and directed some of the versatile ads which became famous after going on-air.  These included the Pepsi and the kamasutra ads.

5On the Verge of Success

Prahlad Kakkar’s production house has the best of the innovative and the creative methods. Also through the years, the production house and the hard work of Prahlad Kakkar had settled on a vast number of audience making it a big and a hit.

6Learning from the Master

Many famous brands and corporations like Nestle, Britannia and Pepsi and other famous brands have turned to Prahlad Kakkar and learned the techniques from the ad guru. Not only this, Prahlad Kakkar also trained filmmakers.

7War with Abhishek Bachchan

Prahlad Kakkar and Abhishek Bachchan were running on a high conflict, mainly on the war of words. Prahlad Kakkar at an event took a dig at Abhishek Bachchan’s career and called him useless and in return Abhishek took it to twitter and said harsh back to Prahlad Kakkar and recommended him to be a stand-up comedian.

8Producing more successful campaigns

Campaigns like Nestle, Britannia, Cadbury and Pepsi have been made successful under Prahlad Kakkar in national and International arenas. The production experience and the vast design for every campaign was as successful as the brands.

9A man of Outspoken Nature

Prahlad Kakkar is candid and is outspoken in nature. He is known for speaking his heart out and this also reflects in his work. Most of them have predicted them wisely and perfectly.

10The world of Advertisement

Prahlad Kakkar joined the world of advertisement as his starting career and worked for many years. In the later years, Prahlad kakkar directed some of the wonderful ads and changed the face of advertising. Prahlad Kakkar is known as the ad guru of the advertisement world.

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