Prabhas is an Indian film actor known for his works in Telugu cinema. Prabhas made his film debut with the 2002 drama film, Eshwar. His works include Varsham (2004), Chatrapathi (2005), Chakram (2005), Billa (2009), Mr. Perfect (2011), and Mirchi (2013) for which he received the state Nandi Award for Best Actor. In 2014 he appeared in the Bollywood film Action Jackson directed by Prabhudeva.
In 2015, he played the title role in the epic Baahubali: The Beginning (2015), which is the third highest-grossing Indian film to date.