Akkineni Sreekar Prasad better known as Sreekar Prasad is a National Award winning Film editing professional, known for his works in Indian Cinema. He has worked on Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and English films. His last National Film Award for Best Editing was for his work on the feature film Firaaq, directed by Nandita Das.
Sreekar Prasad was born to film editor Akkineni Sanjivi, son of Telugu film doyen L. V. Prasad. Sreekar Prasad was a graduate in Literature from University of Madras.
He learned the art of film editing from his father in Telugu films. He has won the National Film Award for Best Editing seven times and owns one Special Jury Award, throughout a career spanning over two decades.
Some of the notable editing works of Sreekar Prasad include Vaanaprastham, Alaipayuthey, Kannathil Muthamittal, Okkadu, Aayitha Ezhuthu and Yuva, Navarasa, Athadu, Guru, Billa, Sila Nerangalil, Pazhassi Raja and Khaleja.