Umesh Shukla is an Indian actor, writer, dialogue writer, screenplay writer, story writer, and director by profession. Umesh Shukla is a notable Gujarati Play director and has also acted in many plays in the Gujarati language. Besides acting as an actor, Umesh Shukla has also played some roles of Villain. A notable movie in this regard is the 1994 movie “Yaar Gaddar.” In this movie, Umesh Shukla played the role of villain. In this movie, Umesh Shukla shared the screen with popular actor
Mithun Chakraborty. As per the records, “Yaar Gaddar” was the first movie where Umesh Shukla acted on the big screen for the first time. Later on, in the year 2009, Umesh Shukla, directed a movie named “
Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge.” Thus, Umesh Shukla’s directorial debut was with the movie “Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge.”
Coming back to Shukla’s early life, “Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi” (1996), “Doli Saja Ke Rakhna” (1998), were some of the movies where Umesh Shukla acted as an actor. In the movie “Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi,” Umesh shared the screen beside
Akshay Kumar, and
Raveena Tandon. “
Zabaan Sambhalke” was a Television series where he acted as an actor. “Kucch To Hai” (2003), “Bachke Rehna Re Baba” (2005), “Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge” (2009) and in some other movies, Shukla worked as a dialogue writer. For the flick, “Bachke Rehna Re Baba” (2005), he not only wrote dialogues but he was also the writer of screenplay and story as well. He also worked as a writer in the movie “
Fool N Final” (2007), In the year 2012, he directed the notable movie “OMG: Oh My God,” starring popular Indian film actor Akshay Kumar as Bhagwan Shri Krishna.
The film also starred
Sonakshi Sinha and
Prabhu Deva did an item song in the flick. He also wrote the screenplay of the film. In 2015, Shukla directed “All is Well.” The 2015 film starred
Supriya Pathak, Asin, and others. The movie “
Gopala Gopala” (2015) was another movie directed by him for the year 2015. The movie named “
Mukunda Murari” was directed by Shukla in the year 2016. Till day, Umesh has received various awards for his contribution to the Indian Film Industry, namely National Film Award for Best Screenplay, Screen Award for Best Dialogue. At present, he is busy with his profession. Fans can connect with him; follow him on various social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and others as he is quite active there.