Prasad Shetty is a movie producer and distributor, who is dedicated to cultural communication between China and India. He is an advisor to the movie industry in China and was actively involved in the signing of co-production agreements between the two counties. He has consulted with the China Film Group Import Export, Huaxia Film Group, among others.
Prasad has successfully partnered in distributing Indian movies in China including Happy New Year, PK, Baahubali, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Hichki, Dangal, among others. The total Box Office collections of these films in China are over 400 million USD. His production work includes the Oscar-shortlisted movie Da Tang Xuan Zang, Buddies In India, Secret Superstar, etc.
Prasad is also an advisor in KWAN (India’s biggest talent agency) and he is the head of the committee of China-India cultural communications for CII (Confederation for Indian Industries). He is currently working on the next round of Indo-China co-productions for both TV and films. Currently, he is the Director at China Peacock Mountain Group, Advisor at E-Star Films and on the board of directors at Mad River Films (US) which produced the Lost City of Z. His company also handles affairs for major Indian talents including Aamir Khan in China.