Amitabh Shukla is an Indian film editor. He has worked as an editor for various Bollywood movies. He has worked in more than 20 movies. His notable works include Chak De India,
Singh Is Kinng, Bluffmaster,
Namastey London, Krrish. He has even won many awards for the movie Chak De India. He was born in Mumbai. He did his master's from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar, in the subject of Business Administration. His major subjects were Finance and Systems. He further went to Film & Television Institute of India, in Pune and graduated from there. It is one of the prestigious institutes of learning filming, direction, editing and acting. Famous Bollywood personalities like Mithun Chakraborty, Prakash Jha, Danny Denzongpa, Jaya Bachchan, Naseeruddin Shah, Rajkumar Hirani, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, and much more have learned and been a part of Film & Television Institute of India. He has been in various famous and hit movies. He is most notable for his work in the movie Chak De India in 2007.
The movie was directed by Shimit Amin and produced by Aditya Chopra. The film starred Shahrukh Khan as Kabir Khan, who played the role of the coach for the Indian women's national hockey team. He did the work of editing for the film Namastey London, in the same year.
The movie starred
Katrina Kaif in the lead roles. He worked next for Singh Is Kinng, in 2008. The movie gain starred Katrina Kaif and Akshay Kumar in the lead roles. Along with them, the star cast included
Kirron Kher , Javed Jaaferi, and
Ranvir Shorey in the supporting cast. The movie had the highest box-office collection that year. His other movies include Krrish, Bluffmaster, Chalte Chalte,
Kismat Konnection, Pyaar Impossible, Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic,
Ajab Gazabb Love and the latest Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami.
He has worked as a technical head for Red Chillies International, which is owned by Bollywood superstar
Shah Rukh Khan. He is also a Visiting Faculty at the Department of Film Editing fro the Film & Television Institute of India, in Pune. He won four awards for the movie Chak De India; those include the Filmfare Award for Best Editing, Guild Award for Best Editing, IIFA Award for Best Editing, and Zee Cine Awards for Best Editing. His other award was earned in 2010 for Lost And Found by The National Film Award for Best Promotional Film.