Satyadev Dubey

Other names of Satyadev Dubey: Pt. Satyadev Dubey

A versatile personality, also, called often as ‘Theatre Guru’. His works cover mainly Acting, Directing & screenplay writing. He was born in Bilaspur, and then Madhya Pradesh in the year 1936 on 13th of July. With his brilliance in the theatre, he did not just shaped Hindi theatre but also Marathi, Bengali & Kannada theatre. He bagged various prestigious awards like Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in the year 1971. He also grabbed the National Film Award for Best Screenplay for the Shyam Benegal’s movie Bhoomika in 1978. His aim was to become a cricketer, so he moved to Mumbai for that but later he discovered his love & passion for theatres & joined the theatre group of Ebrahim Alkazi.

He directed a Marathi film Shantata! Court Chalu Aahe. Further, his contribution except that of theatre mainly includes writing screenplay & dialogues. He also did a T.V. series Bharat Ek Khoj Bharat Ek Khoj is a historical based Indian drama >> Read More... . He was awarded the prestigious award of India, Padma Bhushan in the year 2011. At the age of 75, he died on 25 December 2011. He wrote the dialogues for the movie Ankur, Bhoomika, Nishant, Junoon, etc.

Santram Verma Hindi Actor

Santram Verma

Santram Verma was born in 1970. He is a male director of Hindi television shows from Mumbai. He directed many hit shows of some leading channels such as Sony, Zee TV, Star Plus, Star One, NDTV Imagine and much more. His notable work includes Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kahin Kisi Roz, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Tere Liye, Kusum, Kutumb and much more. He has also directed 2004 Bollywood horror film Krishna Cottage featuring Sohail Khan, Anita Hassanandani and Isha Koppikar in leading roles and was produced by the mother-daughter team of Shobha Kapoor and Ekta Kapoor, better known for producing Indian television soap operas. Verma bagged ITA award for Best Director- Drama, Star Guild Award for Best Director-Fiction and also got nominated for Indian Telly Jury Award for Best Director in the category of (soap & drama). But nothing seems to be going right for Verma during his stint as a Director of Zee TV's popular show Jodha Akbar as the show was hit by controversy one after another before going off the air in the year 2015. The last controversy to hit the show was the director himself. Santram Verma, we hear, allegedly assaulted actress Paridhi Sharma aka Jodha of the show. Having been charged with such an accusation was not the first time for Santram Verma. Months earlier, one of the actors, Ankita Dubey, came up with a complaint against the director where she accused him of harassing her. And the complaints didn't stop there. Because of Santram's behavior, 90 people walked out of the show last year. We also heard that the director is famous for throwing his weight around and became a terror on the sets of the show. It certain sections of the media it has been reported that previously producer Ekta Kapoor had received various complaints against Santram, but she chose to ignore them.