Rajesh Babbar, whose birth name is Rajesh Amarlal Babbar, stepped into Bollywood with the dream of becoming a Director. He started out as an Associate to many Directors. In the year 2000, he got his first break as an Associate Director, in the film Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai, under Director Satish Kaushik. He has been his associate in many other films. The flick has
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
in the lead.
He also worked with Anil Kapoor in the film Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain. Rajesh Babbar debuted through a Bhojpuri film. He directed the Bhojpuri Movie Tohar Kiriya, in the year 2007. The movie had Ravi Kissen and Kunal Singh in the lead, and the music is by the duo Satish-Ajay. Tohar Kiriya means I swear by you, and the flick was produced by Deepak and Harish Punjabi. Rajesh Babbar after graduating joined Punjab University to study Indian Theatre. In the year 1994, Rajesh came down to Mumbai to try his luck in Bollywood.
He grabbed any opportunity that came his way and learned everything he can in the sets of several films. Director Satish Kaushik of Mr. India fame noticed Babbar’s talent and took him as his associate. That is how his first step in Bollywood, Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai happened. Rajesh has seen and handled both
and Television. He is a highly skilled person in making Television serials. He has told that Cinema is more powerful and effectual than Television soaps, because people will never forget a movie, but, on the other hand, serials can be easily forgotten.
He has been the ship’s captain for several serials like
Sabki Laadli Bebo
, Meet Mila De Rabba, Parivaar, Maayka, Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke and so on. Rajesh is always known for taking the road less taken. He recently guided the members of an acting workshop, under three different categories. It was a fifteen-day class, which also had Sudhir Pande, Mahesh Vashisht, and a few more prominent names among the faculty members.