Produced by K.M. Vishwanath and G. Ravikumar under the banner Sri Lakshmi Balaji Productions, Prem Kahani features Ajay and Sheela in the lead roles. Music maestro Ilayaraja scores the music Kalyan, Nagendra Prasad and Kaviraj have penned the songs.
Other cast members include Rajesh, Sudha Belawadi, Lokanath, Mico Nagaraj and Tennis Krishna with Rangayana Raghu playing a pivotal role. K.M. Prakash is the editor, Hosmane Murthy is the art director Madan Harini, Raghu, Imran and Harsha are the choreographers.