Birthday: 13-01-1979
Age: 40
Star sign: Aquarius

Kunaal Roy Kapur is an Indian director and actor known for movies such as Delhi Belly, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, and Nautanki Saala. He is the grandson of producer G.Rakesh and the brother of the well known Siddharth and Aditya Roy Kapur.

He completed his schooling from G.D.Somani Memorial School in Cuffe Parade, Mumbai. The name of “Roy” was given by his paternal grandparents, who had a store under the name of “Roy Brothers” when they used to reside at Lahore. Ever since the age of 13, Kunaal was an active participant of children’s theater plays. He also assisted Boman Irani on Photography assignments since the latter was initially a photographer by profession. The two have also co-acted in the 1996 play “I’m not Bajirao”.

Kunaal also worked with drama greats Alyque Padamsee and Aamir Raza Husain. During the same year, he was introduced to the television world in Sony Entertainment’s “ Just Mohabbat”. Kunaal also made a brief appearance in the 2007 movie “Lions of Punjab Presents” which also featured Shabana Azmi and Ishita Sharma. 2007 marked another appearance for him in the “Panga Na Lo”. He also directed a play titled “The President Is Coming” which was his debut in that category.

Kunaal also adapted a play based on the same movie, which was his first ever film, released in the year 2009 featuring Shehnaz Patel and Konkona Sen Sharma as the protagonists. In the same year, he also featured in the British-Indian comedy series “Mumbai Calling” as a call center operator in roughly six episodes. In the year 2011, he was cast alongside Imran Khan and Vir Das in Delhi Belly, which was produced by Aamir Khan. Kapur also played brief roles in Nautanki Saala and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani in 2013. Prabhu Deva also offered Kapur a part, in his recent action flick Action Jackson.

Kunaal got married to his childhood sweetheart Shayotni Salvi in 2005, and the couples have two children.

Kesar Matharu Hindi Actor

Kesar Matharu

Kesar Matharu is a Writer, Producer and also a Director who is known for his movies like The Dirty Relation and Hum Hain Pyar Mein. He has directed both these movies. The Dirty Relation is an adult thriller which was released in June 2013. This movie has his daughter Jasleen Matharu and Kesar himself in the movie among other actors like Sanjay Chauhan and Sonia Misra. Kesar’s works are mostly found in the Hindi language. He is part of Bollywood from the late 90s itself. But he is active in the industry till today if not with a consistency. In 2002, Kesar directed a movie called Hum Hain Pyar Mein which was also written by him. This movie had got him some popularity and he was able to bring on board a decent cast for the movie. Names like Ram Asra, Neelima Azim, Goga Kapoor, Shakti Kapoor and Upasna Singh. The movie has a well-written plot of a love story, corrupt politicians and culminating in getting justice; A perfect Bollywood masala storyline. His lesser known movies that he directed were Pyasi Nighahen in 1990 and Lafda in 1999. However, Kesar is remembered for his movie Sambandh: The Relation which caught audience’s eyes in 2004. Kesar who also produced this movie worked with actors like Bhupendra Singh, Sardar Sohi, and Tanisha Singh. This is a family drama like any other masala movies and a tinge of eroticism in it, which was not well received at the box office sadly. Jasleen Matharu, Kesar’s daughter is gifted too. This young woman is known to have a great vocal talent and has also been touring with Mika Singh. Her talents include singing, various Dance forms and also acting. Jasleen considers Daddy Kesar as her idol and always looks up to him. Kesar has also been a great supporter and encouraged her in her ventures. Kesar has also cast her in his movies and Jasleen can be seen in father’s new movie that released this year. The Dirty Boss which was screened in theaters all over India in March (2016). This movie is an adult erotic one and the movie promoted the same before its release. This has his daughter Jasleen and Raju Kher in lead roles in this erotic piece. Irrespective of the Box Office results (going down) the movie leaves no shortage of romance, eroticism and a bit of drama. The film has Jasleen as a playback singer too and has been produced by Kunwaljeet Singh Matharu. Kesar Matharu has definitely shown versatility in directing, producing and writing the scripts but also in making sure to create an opportunity for his daughter to sing and act. Critics’ reviews seem to not bother much for Directors like Kesar who just go on with their stints of acting in Bollywood.

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Kundan Shah

Kundan Shah is an Indian director and scriptwriter known for his comedy cults such as the film “Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro” and the television series “Nukkad.” He obtained his Diploma in 1976 from the “Film and Television Institute of India” (FTII) in Pune, in direction. He started assisting Saeed Mirza on the sets of Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyon Aata Hai in 1980 and the following year he also assisted Robin Dharamraj in “Chakra.” Shah also created a documentary titled Vision of the Blind, for the Films Division of India, in ’81. However, his breakthrough in the industry arrived in the name of “Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro” which was his directorial debut and co-wrote the film alongside Satish Kaushik. Even though the movie did not gross much at the Box Office, it was considered to be one of the top comedy cults in India and introduced satires to the country. He received ‘The Indira Gandhi Award’ for Best Film in ’83. Shah, later on, moved into television, co-directing popular sitcom “Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi” which aired in August 1984. He also partnered Saeed Mirza and Aziz Mirza in establishing ISKRA. Saeed Mirza and Kundan Shah also worked together on their next project, a sitcom based on the life of street youngsters titled “Nukkad”. He also went on to direct the comedy “Manoranjan” and R.K.Laxman adaptation based Wagle Ki Duniya, Circus, and Intezaar. The following years, Shah served a sabbatical for seven years. In the year 1993, he made his comeback into the cinemas with “Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa” starring Shah Rukh Khan and whose screenplay was written by Shah. He also was presented with the “Filmfare Critics Award for the Best Movie” and Shah was the first ever filmmaker recipient of that award. He also directed Kya Kehna, released in the millennium and marked the debut of the elegant Preity Zinta and also starred Saif Ali Khan and Chandrachur Singh. “Hum Toh Mohabbat Karega” and “Ek Se Badhkar Ek” saw him on the director’s chair, but failed to achieve much success. In 2005 deviating from his usual choices, Shah went on to create his critically acclaimed “Teen Behnein.”

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