Vishal Anand is the screen name of Bhisham Kohli and is a famous actor of the Hindi language film industry. He became popular for his characters in many films like "Taxi Driver", "
Chalte Chalte", etc. He belongs to the common, reoccurring theme of many members of the Anand Family. He was a famous actor cum director and producer. He appeared in a total of eleven movies. He took part in the production and direction works in many of these movies. "Chalte Chalte" is a notable hit film of Vishal Anand.
It was a 1976 Bollywood movie of India under the direction of Sunder Dar and the production of Bhisham Kohli. He was also an actor of this film under his screen name Vishal Anand. He acted with
Simi Garewal, an Indian actress cum talk show hostess. She is also known for "
Rendezvous with Simi Garewal," her celebrity talk show. The movie became popular for its songs, especially, the title song of the movie. The songs were composed by
Bappi Lahiri, the famous music composer in the Indian film industry.
In the year 1970, he appeared in the film named "Hamara Adhikar". In the year 1972, he produced the film named "Sa-Re-Ga-Ma-Pa", which was a Bollywood drama movie under the direction of
Satyen Bose. The movie stars
Praveen Paul and
Ashok Kumar. In the year 1973, he acted in three films named "
Intezaar", "Taxi Driver", and "
Hindustan Ki Kasam." The movie "Hindustan Ki Kasam" is a war based movie on the basis of Operation Cactus Lily in the year 1973 during the Indo- Pakistan War of 1971.
The movie was directed by
Chetan Anand. He is famous for his production works in Hindi. He was also a director and screenwriter of many films. After the film "Chalte Chalte" in the year 1976, he directed the film named "Dil Se Mile Dil" in the year 1978. He was also the producer and the actor of the film. The film stars
Om Shivpuri, Bhisham Kohli, Shyamlee, Mehmood, and
Lalita Pawar. Lalita is a famous Indian character actress who appeared in about more than 700 movies in three different languages namely Marathi, Hindi and Gujarati. Mehmood is a popular singer, actor, producer, and director, well known for his comic roles in Hindi movies.
Bhisham Kohli directed the Indian feature film named "Kismet" in the year 1980, which starred famous actors like
Ranjeeta Kaur, etc. In the year 1982, he directed the film "Maine Jeena Sikh Liya."