Rajeev Surti; a zoology student pursuing to complete his Masters makes a huge turn in his life by taking a chance of proving himself as a choreographer. Rajeev has taken training from choreographer Zubin on Jazz, contemporary and Bharatnatyam. He took training in Hip hop from Alvin Ailey dance school (Manhattan) and Faith ( New York). Ganesh Hegde, vaibhavi Merchant, Raju Khan taught him Bollywood Style. A passion for dance and choreography made him a master of various kinds of dance forms such as Indian folk, classical, krumping, b-boy, hip hop, break dancing, popping, locking, ballet, salsa, tango, jive to name a few.

He has choreographed in the following movies: Don The Chase Begins Again (2006), Zinda (2006), Baabul (2006), Namastey London (2007), Khanna and Iyer (2007), Kya Love Story Hai (2007), My Name Is Anthony Gonsalves (2008), Woodstock Villa (2008), and in movie Humsey Hai Jahaan (2008), Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na (2008), Ugly Aur Pagli (2008), Luck By Chance (2009) , and in movie What's Your Raashee (2009), Wanted (2009), Main Aurr Mrs Khanna (2009), Fruit and Nut (2009), and in movie London Dreams (2009), Right Yaaa Wrong (2010), Help (2010), Golmaal 3 (2010), Hum Tum Shabana (2011), I Am Singh (2011), Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu (2012), Mere Dad Ki Maruti (2013), Warning (2013), Jigariyaa (2014), Bangistan (2015) etc. He choreographed a few shows in his college days and often won the award which led him to his first break at a show featuring Chunky Pandey and Bhagyashree in the West Indies.

From there he choreographed a couple on Nach baliye a show on a dance where director Farhan Akhtar noticed him and gave him the break of his life. Rajeev got to choreograph Shahrukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra for Don.Till date, Rajeev has choreographed celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Amitabh, Rani Mukherjee, Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar to name a few. He has opened a Dance Academy in U.S.A, Udaipur and Mumbai where celebrities like Katrina Kaif, Janavi Kapoor, Ayan Agnihotri, Nirvaan Khan among others learn to dance. He has also played a judge at Dance India Dance.

Karan Pangali Hindi Actor

Karan Pangali

Karan Pangali is a Bollywood dancer who hailed from UK. Karan Pangali was born in the year 1988 in London. He is basically a classical dancer. He was born and brought up in London, with an Indian origin. When he received an email notification about a dance show, he got interested to participate in the show JUST DANCE hosted by Hrithik Roshan. Karan Pangali went for the audition and got selected as a contestant for the show that took place in India. Karan was running a dance school, even before he participated in JUST DANCE. He was teaching Kathak to people in London. He started to learn dance when he was a kid and hence he is able to teach what he learnt at the young age of 16. KSPARK Entertainment is the name of the company which he owns and he is teaching more than three hundred people. His students are of different age. There is a student of Karan, who learns dance at the age of 70. Apart from Kathak, Karan has learnt western dance forms like Hip hop, street dance and Salsa. He also teaches his students, the Bollywood style dance, which is a fusion of all varieties of dances. Karan says that being a Choreographer is really a tough job. Choreographers have to think of various steps for both the male and female; and he choreographs his students with the female part too. Gurukul Pratap Pawar is his first teacher, who dances the classical variety. Karan started to learn Kathak, after he learnt the western and filmy dances. Karan’s inspiration is the great Indian dancer Hrithik Roshan. He also like Sharukh Khan’s dancing style. Karan’s favorite heroines, who dance gracefully, are Madhuri Dixit and Sridevi. He also likes Prabhu Deva, for his quicker dance movements. Karan Pangali want to do a film which gives importance to the dance and acting.