Prashant Bidkar is a famous production designer & art director belonging to the Marathi industry. He has also helmed the wheel as a Hindi-Art director in a few Bollywood films. Most of his works feature on apps like Como lo, where they fare well in different aspects such as rating, critics, box office, etc. Belonging to the Kolhapur film fraternity, he has scooped several prestigious awards alongside veteran actress Usha Naik. One of his most famous jobs came with ‘Ek Hazarchi Note,’ in 2014. The critics were so impressed by his talent that he won the coveted Special Jury Award at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI). He did so in 2014, in Goa; in his debut as an art-director.

The movie didn’t do well at the box office, but was critically acclaimed by celebrities all across the country. His most recent role as a production designer came with the 2014 hit ‘The Fort,’ starring Subhash, Devadhar & Bhalerao in leading roles. Directed by Avinash Arun, the film created a huge buzz at the time of its release. 2014 turned out to be his most successful year. Other than ‘Ek Hazarchi Note,’ which starred Marathi veterans Usha Naik, Sandeep Pathak & Shrikant Yadav, ‘Salaam’ did considerably well too. His career began in 2011, & since then he has juggled the roles of art director & production designer side by side.

The twenty-year-old celebrity has done a whole lot of movies which include ‘Deool,’ ‘Ek, Do,’ both of which came along in 2011. 2012 film ‘ Masala’ witnessed a new surge in his career since he was involved with several A-listers on the job which allowed him to gain an experience that helped him go a long way in his career. His next came in 2013 with ‘Makara,’ which was a short film that met moderate reception. With 2014 turning out to be his most financial success year, works like ‘Killa’ were highly appreciated. After ‘The Fort,’ he has worked in ‘Azaad,’ a short film made in 2016. All the above movies outline his career as a production designer.

His life as an art director started a little later, when he won the ‘Special Jury Award’ in 2014 for ‘Ek Hazarchi Note, that too in his debut as art-director, the industry was impressed by his raw talent & selected him to work for them. Since then, he worked on the sets of ‘Lathe Joshi’ & ‘7 Hours to Go’ in 2016. His latest gig came in ‘Chumbak,’ which is currently in its last phase of production. The youngster has wowed all industries as a whole on countless occasions. With new & exciting ventures set to release soon, his fans wait in excitement as the Maestro aims to impress them again.

Wasiq Khan Hindi Actor

Wasiq Khan

Wasiq Khan was born in the year 1975 in Delhi. He is an Indian art director and production designer. He is popular for his realism and has been a part of great movies like "The Girl in Yellow Boots" which was released in 2011, "Gangs of Wasseypur" which was released in 2012 and "Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ramleela" which was released in 2013. He was born in the family of an engineer and grew up in Delhi. He joined Jamia Milia Islamia University in Delhi in 1996. There he met Samir Chanda while shooting the movie "Sardar", released in 1993, and he came to Mumbai to work with him but couldn’t reach him. He found out a job as a backdrop painter and later met Samir Chanda. Samir Chanda then hired Wasiq Khan to work as an assistant producer. They did movies like "Iruvar", "Hari-Bhari", and "Dil Se". Wasiq under the guidance of Chanda learned realism from his films like "Rang De Basanti" and "Omkara". His debut came while Anurag Kashyap worked on the movie called "Last Train to Mahakali". Chanda talked to Anurag about Wasiq and helped Wasiq work as the production designer in the short film. He then worked in "Matrabhoomi" which was released in the year 2003. Kashyap was impressed by his work and asked him to work on directing his first film called "Paanch". Unfortunately, it didn’t get released. Wasiq then worked in movies like "Black Friday" , "No Smoking", "Gulaal" and "That Girl in Yellow Boots" from the year 2004-2010 with Anurag Kashyap. The film "Gangs of Wasseypur" which released in the year 2012, brought him popularity, and he never looked back from there. He also worked in thriller movies like "Taxi no. 9211" and "Aamir". He also worked in an art movie called "Dharm" which got the National Award for Best Feature Film in the year 2007. He has also worked on romantic films like "Ladies vs. Ricky Bah"l , "Tanu Weds Manu" and "Ranjhaana". He worked with Salman Khan in the movie "Wanted" and "Dabangg" as well. He worked with Akshay Kumar in "Rowdy Rathore". Other movies added to his career are "Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ramleela", "Bhootnath Returns" and "21 Topon Ki Salami". In the year 2010, he worked on films "Tere Bin Laden" to create a scene of Pakistan in Mumbai, and in "Lamha", to create Kashmir in the film city, got him more recognition. He believes that his work needs to display realism and his ideas need to be original. He is going to reach great heights and become popular because of his creativity and hard work.


Swapnil Keny

Swapnil Keny is an Indian art director and an interior designer who has worked in Bollywood, Hollywood, Marathi films, television serials, reality shows, news programs and advertisements. Keny passed the Higher Secondary Certificate in the science stream before doing a diploma in Interior Designing and Decoration. He currently lives in Thane in Mumbai. Keny worked in the Hollywood movies ‘Cheetah Girls- the One World’, ‘The Rebound’ and ‘La Mia India’ as an art director in the Indian unit. He worked as an assistant art director in the movies ‘The Myth and The Shaikh’. He also worked in English serials Cookery Show on American TV and Bollywood Bistro on 9X. Keny worked as the art director in the Bollywood films ‘Beimaan Love’, ‘One Night Stand’, ‘Badmash Company’, ‘Zokkomon’, ‘Queens- The Destiny of Dance’, ‘Mukti, Aamras’ and ‘Thodi Life Thoda Magic’. He worked as an assistant art director in the movies ‘Zindagi Ek Pal Mein’, ‘Naughty At 40’, ‘Detective Nani’, ‘Milenge Milenge’, ‘ Yehi Hai Zindagi’, ‘Koi Mere Dil Mein Hain’, ‘Aankhein’ and ‘Awasthi’. He also worked in Hindi soap operas ‘Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuchh Kaha’ on Colors TV, ‘Hum Tum’ on 9X, ‘MAD’ on Pogo, ‘Thursday Comedy Special’ on Sahara, ‘Kasauti Zindagi Kay’ on Star Plus, ‘Shobha Somnath Ki’ on Zee TV, ‘Miilee’ on Star Plus and ‘Amrapali’ on Doordarshan. Keny worked in the reality shows ‘Raaz Pichale Janam Ka’ on NDTV Imagine and ‘Indian Idol 2’ on Sony. Keny worked in Marathi soap operas ‘Disha’ on ETV Marathi, ‘Choravar Mor’ on Sahyadri and ‘Alpha Scholarz’, ‘Mrinmayee’ and ‘Jodi No. 1’ on Zee Marathi. He also worked in the Marathi films ‘Golaberij’, ‘Ram Purshottam Joshi’, ‘Haa Mee Maratha’, ‘Doghat Tisra Aata Sagla Visraa’ and ‘Cheater’. Keny worked in several advertisements for several advertising agencies like Garnier Colour Naturals, Emami Lalima, Nestea and Lifebuoy Hand Sanitizer for Buchnan Group, Mango Fundas, Annapurna Ketchup, Annapurna Mineral Water and Annapurna Nimbu Pani for FX Media, Monaco Biscuits for Black Magic Productions, and several others. His latest advertising campaigns include Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime J5 Prime for Cheil Worldwide, and Zefo for WYP Productions and PPFAS Mutual Funds for Neonlight Pictures. He had also done public awareness films for Congress. Keny also worked in corporate films like Volkswagon Passat, Volkswagon Jetta, Volkswagon Polo, Xylo New Face and Xylo for Vision and Voices, Ackruti S.R.A. project for S. L. P., and Bharti AXA for Calibre Films. Keny also worked at C News.

Swapnil Keny Hindi Actor