Known for directing the Bollywood movie
Bhangra Paa Le
, Sneha Taurani is an Indian filmmaker who predominantly works in Hindi movies. Born in Mumbai to Ramesh Taurani, managing director, and Varsha Taurani on December 5th, Sneha has two sisters: , actor and assistant director, and Jaya Taurani, costume designer. Her father, Ramesh Taurani, and his brother Kumar Taurani runs a Music and film based Production Company called Tips Industries. Since her school days, Sneha wished to work behind the lens and always aspired to be a filmmaker.
Coming from a dark background, Sneha Taurani's success in cinema didn't happen overnight. She started from scratch to be in the position she is in now. She began as the hair, makeup, wardrobe assistant, and gradually became an art director. She then worked as the part of managing crew and handled call sheets of the artists. Sneha Taurani then got promoted as the chief assistant director and took care of the film schedules. She worked as the production assistant in the movie Ajab Prem Ki GhazabKahani. In 2009, Sneha debuted as the assistant director with the romantic comedy movie Wake Up Sid.
She assisted director Ayan Mukherjee in the film. She next worked under director
in his film Crook: It's good to be bad. The Emraan Hashmi,
, and Arjun Bajwa starrer action thriller movie got released in 2010. Sneha Taurani continued assisting director Mohit Suri in the psychological thriller film Murder 2. In 2013, Sneha Taurani worked in the and
starrer Once upon a time in Mumbai Dobaara, directed by Mithun Luthria. She performed as the first assistant director in the picture. Sneha Taurani was a prominent part of the 2018 movie Karwan, starring
, and Mithila Palkar.
As an associate director of the film, she assisted director
and shot some principal shots. Impressed by her skills, the production house of Karwaan, RSVP Movies, picked Sneha to be the director of their next venture. In 2019 January, the shooting of Sneha's debut movie as a director started. She introduced Sunny Kaushal and Rukshar Dhillon as the main leads. The film, named Bhangra Paa Le, is about two contrast individuals who are united by Bhangra. The movie got well received by the audience for its fresh pairing and soundtrack, thus making Sneha taste the director's success.