Born On:10 June 1986
Born In:Madurai, Tamil Nadu,
Justin Prabhakaran is an Indian film score and soundtrack composer. He has scored music mostly for Tamil films and also a few Malayalam films. He made his debut as a film composer in the 2014 Tamil film Pannaiyarum Padminiyum.
Prabhakaran was born in Madurai. From childhood, he was interested in music. He was introduced to church music at an early age and groomed to become a keyboard player. He participated in a TV show and won the award for his own composition. He is proficient in playing keyboard and guitar. During a film shoot at the American College, Madurai in 2003-2006, where he studied B.Sc. Zoology, he happened to meet cinematographer Gopi Krishna, who advised him to study sound engineering from M.G.R. Government Film and Television Training Institute, Tharamani, Chennai.
While studying at M.G.R. Film & TV Institute, Prabhakaran came up with his new composition for the Tamil thendral (cultural event) every year. He joined music composer Harris Jayaraj and worked for him on the movie Thuppakki. He has composed music for more than 55 short films and for the debut movie of Basil Joseph for Kunjiramayanam
- 2014:Pannaiyarum Padminiyum
- 2015:Orange Mittai
- 2016:Oru Naal Koothu,Raja Manthiri,Ulkuthu
- 2018:Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren
- 2019:Monster,Dharmaprabhu,Adutha Saattai,Adutha Saattai.
- 2020:Naadodigal 2,Othaikku Othai,
- 2021:Radhe Shyam
- 2019:Dear Comrade
- “Pesuren Pesuren” – Pannaiyarum Padminiyum
- “Azhaipaiya” – Dear Comrade (Tamil dubbed version)
- “Kuru Kuru Kannal” – Ulkuthu