Born on 4th October, 1978 Honey Trehan is an established casting director in Bollywood movies. He has worked with many films of different genres and many of them have been successful too. He is also known for Assistant Directing under many notable Directors in Bollywood.

The Punjab born lad has an ever-growing film resume, and his works have always received appraisal from the industry insiders. He was the Casting Director in movies like Maqbool (2003), Matru Ki Bijli Ki Mandola (2013), Omkara (2005), Kaminey (2009), Mausam (2011), Dedh Ishqiya (2014), Holiday (2014), Talvar (2015), and many more films. His collaboration with Vishal Bharadwaj is secret to none considering he has worked in almost most of the Vishal Bharadwaj movies. Most recently in this year he has worked in Bollywood films like Force 2, Udta Punjab and Junooniyaat. He is currently working in the upcoming Shahrukh Khan starrer Raees.

Since coming into the movie industry, the hardworking lad has established a foothold with his works. He went to Delhi and became a stage director and met Vishal Bharadwaj. That changed his life forever, he got a loop call from Vishal to join his crew and work with him on a film. He first worked as an assistant director but then later realised his talent of finding the right person for the right role and went on to become a casting director. His career in Bollywood has been a fruitful one where there has been a few bad choices but also some outstanding decisions and castings. He was the Chief Assistant Director for the 2002 released Hindi film The Web of The Witch. In Kaminey he worked as the first assistant director and likewise in The Blue Umbrella and Sare 7 Phere. In movies like Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola, Radio, 7 Khoon Maaf he was the associate director. Furthermore, in Dedh Ishqiya and Udta Punjab he was the Second Unit Director.

It is imperative for a casting director to know the characters of the movie and the preferences of the director to have the most suitable person to act out those roles or characters with absolute brilliance. Honey Trehan, is one such personality who has more often than not impressed critics and cine-goers with his outstanding castings. In the movie Kaminey he casted Chandan Roy Sanyal and Amol Gupte and introduced them to the audience with a bang. His eye for finding the right person for the right role has made him successful in the industry. In 2008 he acted in a short film called Rehman Sahan ko Phone Karna Hai where he played the role of a Travel Agent. For the movie Sare 7 Phere, he wrote down its lyrics. To sum up, Honey Trehan is India's one of the finest Casting Directors who is still making a mark with his talent in the industry after so many years..

Vicky Sidana

What is the ultimate reason for the success of a movie? Most of us would agree that it the story and script that does the work. But, in reality there is much more work involved which escapes our eye's on a daily basis. One of such work is of a Casting director. A casting Director is someone who has a vision to see and judge whether an actor shall be best suited as a character in the movie or not. His functions involve coordinating with the Scriptwriter, Director and to study the characteristics of the role of an actor. Based on this, he puts some time and goes out looking for newcomers or the established actors best describing the role in the movie. Bollywood Introduced "Vicky Sidana" for the very first time when he made his debut work in Sooraj Barjatya’s Rajshri movie’s in 2010. That day on ward he had worked so hard and brilliant that today he has come out to be the most in-demand casting director of the times. Whether it’s our established actors or the newcomers they all have equal chance of being a part of movie when it comes to Vicky Sidana’s approach to work. He has been taking auditions for lakhs of fresh faces, especially the ones who dream to be a part of Bollywood one day. They all have their chances of being in the limelight as Vicky Sidana had given chances to the newcomers in movies like Pyaar ka Punchnama, Rajjo and Bittoo boss. His recent cast treasure for Prem rattan dhan payo (starring the one and only Salman Khan), Airlift (starrer Akshay Kumar and Nimrat Kaur) and Pyaar ka Punchnama 2 has won him several accolades for his fantastic work. It was confirmed that the movies, Prem rattan dhan payo and Airlift grossed more than 100 crore’s in the box office. Movie making is a team work; the credit goes to such important contributions that seek one purpose of providing the best. The other movies he had worked for are, Special 26, Bodyguard, Aatma, Isi life Mein, Love you Mr. Kalaakar, Saare jahan se Mehenga, Akaashvani and many more. Some of the movies have not worked that well in Bollywood whereas some have worked wonderfully grand. This has never stopped Mr. Vicky Sidana from working. He has been like a Godfather for fresh faces and the gold digger for the Movie directors in Bollywood. His recent movie he has worked on is a Biopic named," Dhoni: The untold story". In the movie, Sushant singh Rajput had two female casts against him; one of them was the young beauty Disha Patani as his love interest and Kiara advani as his wife. Though it was not the first movie for both the actresses, it was definitely a big catch. The actors introduced by Sidana like Sandeepa Dhar, Kartik Tiwari, Nushrat Bharucha, Divyendu Sharma, Raayo S Bakhirta, Sonali Sehgal, Ishita Sharma, Pulkit Samrat are already under the scanner of the directors for their next.

Vicky Sidana Hindi Actor