Dibakar Bannerjee is a director and screenwriter and is credited for the success of the movie Khosla ka Ghosla which ended up winning a National Film Award. Post the success of this movie in 2006, Bannerjee went on to make other movies such as Oye Lucky, Lucky Oye! In 2008 which also won critical acclaim both in India and overseas. His other projects include Shanghai in 2012 and the first Bollywood movie shot from a digital camera, Love, Sex or Dhoka. His latest work that was released in 2015 is Detective Byomkesh Bakshy Click to look into! >> Read More... Detective Byomkesh Bakshy , a movie based in Kolkata in the 1940s. In all his movies, Bannerjee collaborated with Greek cinematographer Nikos Andristakis in order to create a different look and feel for his films, some of which were based in the past decades. The same effects were applied to Detective Byomkesh Bakshy, which is based on a novel by Bengali author Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay was primarily a Bengali w >> Read More... Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay . Bannerjee also owns the rights to approximately 30 stories of the same author, hence there is a chance that he could come up with a sequal for this movie. Dibakar Bannerjee is from Delhi, where he finished his primary schooling post which he moved to Ahmedabad for his studies in graphic design. Bannerjee soon decided that this was not his thing, and dropped out of college. He now lives in Mumbai with his wife Richa Puranesh Richa Puranesh is a marketing executive with a bac >> Read More... Richa Puranesh , and daughter.
Dharmesh Mehta Hindi Actor

Dharmesh Mehta

Dharmesh Mehta is best known for his directional roles on the shows Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah and Papad Pol and as producer of R.K.Laxman Ki Duniya on SAB TV. He began his career as a child artist and gained recognition. Later on, he had directed plays for children even. Afterwards, he went on to a career behind the camera directing TV serial such as Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah and received instant recognition. He left the episode Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah after completing 500 episodes of the show. This actor was not born in a theatrical family, yet had a full faith that he could become one day an actor, producer and director even. Although, he was a civil engineer, he began his role as a spot boy giving tea and slippers to people in the studios. Hence, his parents were averse to his idea of taking up this glamour career. He appeared in many commercial plays in Gujarat, and even acted with late Shafi Inamdar, Asha Parekh and even Apara Mehta and was drawing a minimal salary of Rs 400. But his association in the theatre was the best part of his life. In one of Shafi Inamdar’s plays, he even had a chance of playing a blind character and Sharman Joshi played a deaf character. Throughout this early success in theater activities, his friends provided a strong influence and asserted that Dharmesh Mehta could experience activities in TV shows. Tele personalities like Jamnadas Majethia and Deven Bhojani were his two close friends and appeared as a comedy actor in Baa Bahoo Aur Baby. They gave Dharmesh a break in the serial. Later his another friend, Asit Modi, who was the producer of Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, called him to Join the Neela Tele Films Private Limited production house. Thus, he placed his foot indirection. He completed 500 episodes of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma. After he left Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma, Vipul Shah requested him to take up directorial job of new serial Papad Pol. After Papad Pol, he met with an accident. But despite such hurdles in his life, he resumed his production activity and turned into producer. He produced ‘R.K.Laxman Ki Duniya’ which was air edon SAB TV. He also launched his own production house in Mumbai named 'Namanraj Productions which is engaged in making TV shows, plays, documentaries and movies too.

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Farah Khan

Farah Khan is an Indian film actress, producer, director and a choreographer. She was born on January 9, 1965 in Mumbai, India. She is the daughter of Menaka, sister of screenwriter and actress, Honey Irani and Daisy Irani. She is also the sister of film actor and comedian Sajid Khan and the cousin of film personalities Zoya Akhtar and Farhan Akhtar. Farah was married to Shirish Kunder, a film writer, producer, director, composer and the editor of her directorial film Main Hoon Na in 2004. The two have worked together in films like Jaan-E-Mann, Tees Maar Khan and Om Shanti Om. She gave birth to triplets, composing of one boy and two girls in year 2008. She studied Sociology in Mumbai’s St. Xavier College. During this time, Michael Jackson’s Thriller was being telecasted. Farah, though she had not tried dancing before, got inspired and became her vocation. Basically, she just learned how to dance by herself and started her own dance group. She took over to choreographer Saroj Khan, when he walked out of the sports drama film, Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar in 1992. After this, she started to choreographed dance routines for more than 100 songs in several Hindi films. Farah has worked in international projects like the 2007 romantic musical comedy film, Marigold: An Adventure in India, the 2001 film Monsoon Wedding and the 2005 Chinese film, Perhaps Love. Her choreography in Monsoon Wedding, Vanity Fair and Bombay Dreams gained her nominations at the Tony Awards as Best Choreographer in 2004. She already won five times at the Filmfare Awards for the same category. In year 2012, Farah has choreographed the songs Radha and Ishq Wala Love for the film Student of the Year and Jumping Jhapak in 2013. Farah is a good friend of Shah Rukh Khan, whom she met during the set of the 1994 Bollywood film Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa and since then, they started to work together in several projects. Farah, soon became a director as well and her first film Main Hoon Na stars Shah Rukh Khan, produced under the banner of Red Chillies Entertainment. She was the first female director to be nominated at the Filmfare for Best Director. Her second film, Om Shanti Om also stars Shah Rukh Khan and the debutant actress, Deepika Padukone. This film became a top grosser of all time after it was released. In 2010, her third directorial venture Tees Maar Khan stars Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif. She made her acting debut inn year 2012 after doing the lead role in Bela Bhansali Sehgal’s Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi. She also trained the famous Columbian pop star Shakira for her song Hips Don’t Lie, Bollywood version, for MTV Music Video Awards in 2006 and Kylie Minogue in Chiggy Wiggy for Anthony D’Souza’s Blue in 2009. In the same year, she hosted the celebrity chat show entitled Tere Mere Beach Mein, which was aired on Star Plus. She also judged reality television shows like the first and second seasons of Indian Idol, Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star, Dance India Dance Li’l Masters and Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega. In 2011, Farah, along with Hrithik Roshan and Vaibhavi Merchant judged the dance reality series Just Dance on Star Plus. She also hosted the special series of the reality show Bigg Boss Halla Bol in 2013. In honor of Farah’s triplets, she and her husband started the Three’s Company, a production house in India.

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Farah Khan Hindi Actress