Dinesh Prabhakar is an actor who works mainly in Malayalam films. He started his career as a copywriter in the advertisement media. Now he runs an advertisement company besides acting in films. He has also dubbed and acted in a few Bollywood films. His first film was Meesa Madhavan under Lal Jose direction. Homely Meals, God for Sale, Pullipulikalum Aattinkuttiyum, 1983, Mariyam Mukku, Lukka Chuppi are his notable films.