Birthday: 18-02-1966
Age: 53
Star sign: Pisces

Sajid Nadiadwala is undoubtedly one of the most influential film personalities in the history of Bollywood. He is perhaps Hollywood’s best commercial filmmaker who has his countless big-grossing, critically acclaimed credits to his name, as a producer, director and owner of Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment.  Sajid Nadiadwala was born on February 18th, in the year 1966, in Mumbai into a family of successful movie producers.

The year 2015 has marked 60 years of successful journey in filmmaking for Nadiadwala. His family has been running film business since 1955 and had purchased more than 200 films.  His grandfather Abdul Karim Nadiadwala had named film company A K Movies and made historical and off-beat films like Inspector, Taj Mahal, Patthar Ke Sanam and Chitralekha and won critical appreciation too then. His father Sulieman Nadiadwala was also into film production business. Sajid is the third generation to carry forward his father and grandfather’s legacy into the film business.  The tradition started by his grandfather Abdul Karim Nadiadwala, who came to Mumbai in 1955 and started producing films.

The journey of 60 years is, by one telling, the story of the general interest the filmmaker’s family had despite ups and downs in the film business. Sajid has been producing for over 25 years. He ventured as a director in the year 2014. For him, 2014 was phenomenal with Highway, Heropanti, 2 States and Kick, which were all blockbuster movies. Sajid had made successful movies with heroes like Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, Riteish Deshmukh, Sunny Deol and Dharmendra. As a producer, he had joined hands with Karan Johar to produce films like ‘2 States’.

Sajid career graph reached its lower graph with a film like Jaan-E-Maan(2006), but in 2007 ‘ Heyy Babyy’ became a huge hit. He could not repeat the same magic with ‘Kambakkht Ishq (2010),' which had Hollywood big stars such as Denise Richards, Sylvester Stallone, and Brandon Routh. In the same year, he released ‘Anjaana Anjaana’ with Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, which was again an average success. In 2012, his film ‘Houseful -2’ was declared a blockbuster. Sajid is a very close friend of Salman Khan and expectations are there he is likely to launch a new film project ‘Heer Ranjha’ with Salman’s lucky boy Sooraj Pancholi.

Sajid Nadiadwala’s Dishoom, directed by Rohit Dhawan, which stars Varun Dhawan & Jacqueline Fernandez in lead roles, is expected to release on February 2016. After making both Houseful and Houseful-2, the director is all set to release another version Houseful-3 in 2016. Nadiadwala represents the new wave generation filmmaker whose films draw huge crowds into the cinema house in the first show of release itself. Sajid is second-top earning movie producer of Bollywood in 2014 and has made an estimated earning of Rs 419.25 crore.

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Sajid Khan

Sajid Khan is a Bollywood director, producer and even actor. He was born on November 23, 1970. Before making debut as an actor and director, he was a popular TV host who claimed recognition in TV medium. Since the early days of television, he gained popularity as talk show hosts and was among the most popular personalities in the medium. Sajid Khan’s sister is Farah Khan, who made her break as the director with Shahrukh Khan film’ Om Shanti Om’, and also a renowned choreographer in Bollywood. Sajid became popular as a judge for Nach Baliye Season 5 and Nach Baliye Season 6 in Indian television. The actor made a cameo appearance in films like, 'Main Hoon' and Happy New Year. Sajid Khan's mother Menaka is the sister of Honey Irani and Daisy Irani, former child stars. Her father is Kamran Khan. When their parents' marriage broke up, Farah and Sajid were shuttled between different homes. Even Bollywood personalities such as Farhan Akhtar and Zoya Akhtar are his maternal cousins. His turning point in career came, when he directed films like Heyy Babyy, Housefull, Housefull 2, Himmatwala and Humshakals. He tried to remake the old version of Himmatwala9 Sridevi- Jeetendra) and the film flopped badly. He is an ardent fan of Jeetendra’s movies and also personally has a like for Amitabh and Rajinikanth. Since he had seen the movie Himmatwala umpteen times in his childhood, he directed the movie again with Ajay Devgan. Since his father was alcoholic, he never took up to drinking in his personal life. Besides acting, the actor took an interest in DJ-ing and has performed well in several parties and social events. Sajid Khan is now busy with Housefull-3, which has Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline Fernandez, Nargis Fakhri, Riteish Deshmukh in pivotal roles. He has excelled as a TV host and now as a director, but was never good at studies.

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Salil Chaturvedi

Salil Chaturvedi is the co-founder of ‘Provogue’ in India. It is an apparel based brand and has its headquarters in Mumbai. It was founded in 1997 and had its first footsteps in menswear. Later on, it diversified to women’s clothing. It has Hrithik Roshan and Mahesh Babu (from South India) as its brand ambassadors. Salil has a B.Sc degree and has over 12 years of experience in the field of marketing and product designing. He is the Chief Marketing Officer of Provogue. He is also the Deputy Managing Director since 1st April, 2010. Salil is a permanent Director in the organization. He is in charge of operations, outline and stock. He additionally assumes a significant part in the arrangement, conceptualization, and usage of all showcasing projects of Provogue. Salil is known for his entrepreneurial nature and has driven the groups. He has always been at the front line in the process of brand creation. Dynamic in methodology, organizing and relations with the investors, he leads new business activities in the organization. He is also the Non-Executive Director from 1st May, 2013. In February 2012, Salil was the Deputy Managing Director (DMD) of Prozone Intu Properties Limited, and on 27th February, he became the Director. He is also the DMD of Prozone Capital Shopping Centres. He drives all business improvement, new resource class activities and land procurement in the commercial and residential parts. He has also become the Director of Prozone Enterprises. On 1st August, 2005, Salil was captured in a drug supply instance of January 2005, regardless of him protesting that he was framed. After a long case, with clear proof, the police captured him, which resulted in his arrest. They found 3 grams of cocaine in his house. After a lengthy court fight and 39 days in jail, Salil was found innocent by N.D.P.S Act, 1985, on 3rd April, 2009.

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