Abhinav Singh Kashyap is an actor, director, and screenwriter. He came into being as an assistant director to Mani Ratnam on the film ' Yuva'. He then wrote the dialogues for ' Manorama Six Feet Under' and ' 13 B'. The first thing that strikes regarding Abhinav is his similar looks to his brother Anurag. And he says that they’re just about like one another too.

Abhinav Kashyap, being the director Anurag Kashyap’s brother comes with its set of benefits and downsides, the latter being a lot of apparent in this case. “People are invariably comparing us and also the movies we direct. To be freed from any comparisons, I deliberately chose to begin my career with a mainstream movie so that I may get a better visibility,” he says.

Before getting into the film industry he worked in Indian TV serials. In 2000 he wrote a script of the film ‘ Jung.’ His directorial debut ' Dabangg', leading Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha, was the major blockbuster hit of 2010 that he conjointly co-wrote, together with Dilip Shukla. Dabangg released on 10 September 2010 and met with success, receiving an incomparable blockbuster standing. Hailing from the Obra village of the Gorakhpur district of Uttar Pradesh, Abhinav was born on 6 September, 1974.

He did his schooling from The Scindia School of Gwalior and pursued a bachelor’s degree in English from the Hansraj college of Delhi. Talking about his personal life, his better half, Chatura Rao is a writer and the couple resides in Mumbai along with their two daughters. Abhinav has given a lot of hit movies on box office, like : Dabangg (2010 – as a Director), Jung (2000- as a Writer), Osthi (2011- as a Writer), Gabbar Singh (2012- as a writer –Telugu movie),Yuva (2004- as an Actor), Paanch (2003 – as an Actor), Besharam (2013 – as a Director and Writer).

He won several laurels and accolades in 2010 for his blockbuster hit “Dabangg” namely- The National Film Award, Stardust Award, Zee Cine Award, IIFA Award, Apsara Award, etc in various categories.

Abhishek Dogra Hindi Actor

Abhishek Dogra

Abhishek Dogra is currently a director of Arbaaz Khan Production Pvt. Ltd. and has directed the Sonam Kapoor starter Dolly Ki Doli. The guy aged 30+ has made his debut film Dolly Ki Doli with the production house of Arbaaz Khan who has delivered some great blockbusters in the recent past. Abhishek Dogra’s debut film has received some positive reviews from the public and the industry directors which in turn has made him sign a three-year open contract with Arbaaz Khan Production Ltd which is a positive sign for the young and talented director who is looking to make some great movies in the years to come. Abhishek Dogra who now has a name for himself in the industry had to struggle and survive initially which made him question his decision of coming to Mumbai a couple of times. Belonging to a small town in Uttarakhand Dehradun Abhishek Dogra studied at the Army Public School- Dehradun, he then completed his Bachelor in Mass Communication and Advertising in 2004. In 2005 he moved to Mumbai and met Yash Chopra; meeting Mr. Chopra was his ultimate dream. During his meeting he was advised by Mr. Chopra that direction is the safest profession if one is passionate about it. Getting inspired by Mr. Chopra he looked for a job of assistant in films under directors. In order to get some meaningful work in initial days Abhishek use to connect with various directors via text messages. This finally paid off when he got a chance to perform the role of 3rd assistant in the movie Shadi Se Pehle. Later on in 2007 and 2009 he went on to become chief and first assistant director for the movies Fool N Final and PAA. In 2010 he was also an associate director in the film- Paathshaala. Gaining some valuable experience from reputed filmmakers of the industry Abhishek decided to write his own script which was inspired by an article he read about a woman in Kerala who duped men into marriage, he went on to make his debut movie Dolly Ki Doli when Arbaaz Khan finally decided to produce the movie starring Sonam Kapoor. Abhishek Dogra whose effort has been well-appreciated in his first film is working on a couple of more stories to write on for his upcoming movies which will soon hit the box-office in future. We might see Pakistani actor Ali Zafar and the gorgeous actress Huma Qureshi together in his upcoming picture.


Karan Malhotra

Karan Malhotra, a renowned director in the Indian Film Industry, Bollywood was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is also a screenwriter and a writer. His excellent direction led to the existence of movies like ‘Agneepath’ and ‘Brothers’. He is the son of Ravi Malhotra, and his wife is Ekta Pathak Malhotra. Before debuting as a director in 2012, he worked as an assistant director for ten straight years which included movies like Jodha Akbar and My Name is Khan. He debuted with the venture, ’Agneepath’ along with Karan Johar and his production house, Dharma Productions. In 2015, the duo returned with ’Brothers’, a story about two brothers who are up against each other fair and square in a tournament of MMA; this only took place after the audience went gaga over their previous venture, “Agneepath”. Akshay Kumar and Sidharth Malhotra were the lead actors and Jacqueline Fernandez played the lead actress; Jackie Shroff played the role of Akshay and Sidharth’s father in the movie, “Brother”. The movie was a remake of the 2011 Hollywood movie ’Warrior’ starring Tom Hardy. The movie released on 14th August 2015. Karan Malhotra has been an expert in his remakes. First, the remake of the film Agneepath, to which the audience responded well and it was appreciated hence Karan came to the limelight. His next venture “Brothers” was also a remake but it won the hearts of many through the story of two brothers out there against each other in the MMA championship. The whole plot of the movie was very clear, both the brothers went against each other to prove their worth to themselves and to their alcoholic father, and by the end both the brothers forget their vengeance against each other and return united with their father to fulfil his dream of seeing both his sons share the same roof. He won the Zee Cine Award for Special Award Power-Club Box Office for the same movie. The director is planning to adapt “The Immortals of Meluha” by Amish Tripathi and convert it into a movie. However, he already has a venture under his direction i.e. ’Shhuddhi’, which has Varun Dhawan as its lead actor and Alia Bhatt as the lead actress. The screenplay for the movie was the joint work of Karan and his wife. The role for the lead actor and actress had gone to different artists before fate landed it in the hands of Varun and Alia. The movie has completed its shoot and is slated for release this Diwali. High hopes are pinned on the project because of its powerful star cast and the buzz that it has already created before its release.

Karan Malhotra Hindi Actor