Bharat Shah is a Bollywood film distributer, producer, and diamond merchant. He holds the banner of VIP films to finance films. He has produced many big movies of Bollywood which includes Devdas that released in 2002 and casted actors Shahrukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai and Madhuri Dixit, Dil Se that released in 1998 which also starred Shahrukh Khan and amongst others were Manisha Koirala and Preity Zinta, Rascals that released in 2011 and starred Sanjay Dutt, Kangana Ranaut, and Ajay Devgan. In the year 2013, he also acquired the distribution rights of the film B.A. Pass directed by Ajay Bahl and starred Shilpa Shukla. He was also nominated once for BAFTA Film Award and won Golden Lotus Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment in the year 2003 for the film Devdas.

He has also been involved in some controversies related to the films. In the year 2001, he financed a film starring Salman Khan titled “Chori Chori Chupke Chupke”. He got stuck in an allegation of financing the film by the money of Indian mafia. He got convicted in the year 2003 for not disclosing the name of his co-producer Nazim Rizvi, who belonged to the Indian mafia. Nazim Rizvi and his assistant also received allegations to be involved in extortion of film personalities. The court sentenced Rizvi and his assistant for two years of imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs. 5 lakh. Shah was also sentenced imprisonment of one year for which he was freed as he had already spent 14 months in prison as a part of his trial

Barkha Roy Hindi Actress

Barkha Roy

Being the producer or maybe another creator of a movie, Barkha Roy always had a vision of bringing a change to the field of cinema. Her sister, Reena Roy is very talented in her acting career. She has the material for cinema as her family was born for the cine industry. She was talented and an achieving producer who involved herself in selective films but indeed worthy and rare. Her strategies and plans were always directed towards success , and hence she dedicated herself completely to work as a producer and produce various kind of movies which kept the audience guessing. She has three siblings who are Reena Roy, Anju Roy, and Raja Roy. Unfortunately her marriage life seemed to be unsuccessful with her ex-spouse Mahesh Anand. Sanam Khan Barkha Roy has defined her way and style in Bollywood by producing an inspiring film on MF Husain which had a huge success rate in. She is credited to three more movies called ‘Eena Meena Deeka’ which is a Hindi series aired on the television screen in 2000, ‘Karishmaa’ in 1984, and ‘Sanam Teri Kasam’ in 1982. The movie ‘Sanam Teri Kasam’ was a romantic film that stayed in the hearts of many people who have watched it. "Karishma" had a different story of the problems that could be faced by a photographer and its consequences. This movie has also had its fans and reviews. She found herself interested in working for different story lines and has contributed to stories of various streams. She then started working for the film "My Friend Hussain" which is about a late painter’s personal life. She reveals that meeting an artist ten years ago in Bandra had instigated her to produce a film on Maqbool Fida Husain. The film was mainly based on his journey with his artist friends and how he had to survive his life as an artist. She hoped that this would inspired young artists. She is worthy of being a producer, and proves that men and women can be on the same level.

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Madhu Mantena

Madhu Mantena, a k a Madhu MantenaVarma is a Bollywood Film Producer and Distributor born in Hyderabad, India, and settled in Mumbai, India. Along with Hindi movies and entertainment industry, he is involved in Telugu and Tamil movie industries as well, looking after the interests of his company, Phantom Films, all over India and abroad. He was born on May 8th, 1975, and he is a Taurus. MadhuMantena’s very first film as a Movie Producer, Ghajini starring Aamir Khan and 2009-Filmfare Award Best Actress nominee and Best Female Debut Award winner Asin Thottumkal, was nominated for the 2009 - Filmfare Awards and also at 2009-Screen Weekly Awards, in the category, ‘Best Film’ of the year 2008. The movie was nominated in many other categories in both the above Awards and also at the 2009 International Indian Film Academy Awards. The Talents that worked in the movie went on to win the 2009 International Indian Film Academy Awards for Best Action, Best Sound Recording, and Best Special Effects, and also the Popular Award for Best Female Debut. Again at the Filmfare Awards 2009, they won the Best Newcomer Award - Female, and Best Action Award, along with the R.D. Burman Award. The movie had grossed nearly 2 Billion Rupees, and retained the record till another Aamir Khan starrer “ 3 Idiots” (2009) broke it. Madhu Mantena has produced a music label of his own when he was just a teenager, and went on to sell it to the company, called, Supreme Recording. He has organized the overseas operations of ManmohanShetty’sAdlabs Entertainment Limited. He has headed the company, Saregama Films, and also took an active part in the production house of noted Film Producer of Bollywood, Ram Gopal Varma. In 2011, along with Producer and Director Anurag Kashyap, the UTV Spotboy ex-chief VikasBahl, and award-winning Screenwriter and Director Vikramaditya Motwane, he has started the production company, Phantom Films, half of which shares were taken up by Reliance Entertainment in 2015 March. The 2013 movie “ Lootera” - directed by Vikramaditya Motwane, the 2014 movies “ HaseeTohPhasee” - directed by Vinil Mathew, the movie, “ Queen” - directed by VikasBahl, the movie, “ Ugly” - directed by AnuragKashyap, the 2015 movies “NH10” - directed by Navdeep Singh, the movie “ Hunterrr” - directed by Harshavardhan Kulkarni, the movie “ Bombay Velvet” - directed by AnuragKashyap, the movie “ Masaan” - directed by Neeraj Ghaywan, the movie Shaandaar - directed by VikasBahl are from this production house, Phantom Films. “ Udta Punjab”, a movie that stars ShahidKapoor, “Student of the Year”-fame Alia Bhatt, Saif Ali Khan’s wife Kareena Kapoor Khan, and directed by Abhishek Chaubey, is yet to be announced of its release date. The PushpendraMisra directed movie “ Ghoomketu” is another that awaits its premiering. In 2011, along with Khalil Fazel Bachooali and the COO of the management company by the name KWAN, Mr. Indranil Das Blah (not Anirban Das Blah from the same company whose name is not in the list of directors at the time of registration), he has started the Ad-film production house and agency, Off Road Films Private Limited. Its office is at West Andheri in Mumbai, and it got registered with the Registrar of Companies on the 5th of May that year. Anirban Das Blah, the ex-working partner of Lara Dutta’s husband Mahesh Bhupathi, is one of the cofounders of his celebrity management company by the name, KWAN, which again was in the news for its JV with Creative Artist Agency, a global player on its field. As a Producer, he has given his audience, “ Ghajini” (2008) - Hindi movie directed by A. R. Murugadoss, “ Rann” (2010) - Hindi movie directed by Ram Gopal Varma, “ Autograph” (2010) - Bengali movie directed by SrijitMukherji, “ RaktaCharitra” (2010) - Hindi (also in Telugu and Tamil) movie directed by Ram GopalVarma, “ Jhootha Hi Sahi” (2010) - Hindi movie directed by Abbas Tyrewala, and “ Mausam” (2011) - Hindi (also in Assamese) movie directed by Pankaj Kapoor. He has also created a record for the most number of films released within a short time - 7 Films in 50 days - at Limca Book of Records. Out of those 7 movies, 4 were released in just 8 days. He was married to Nandana Sen, an actress, but their 9-years relationship ended on May 15, 2012. For some years he was reported in the media as seeing Actress Neena Gupta’s daughter Masaba Gupta, a fashion designer by profession. In March 9th of 2015, they got engaged, and exchanged rings, in a classy ceremony held at a suburban hotel off Mumbai. Though Masaba Gupta has announced the marriage plans of a destination wedding probably in the Caribbean Islands in the month of November, the couple got married in a simple ceremony of registering in a courthouse, on June 2nd itself.

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