Ratna Jain is an Indian producer who works predominately in Hindi film industry. Presently, he is working for Venus Worldwide entertainment private limited as the creative head. His family is also involved in the industry itself. He is the brother of the noted producer Ganesh Jain and has a son Raj Jain who works as a film distributor.

Girish Jain, Ramesh Jain, Umed Jain, Champak Jain and Bhawar Jain are also his brothers. Ratna Jain began his career with the movie Khiladi, in 1992. Directed by Abbas Burmawalla and Mustan Burmawalla the film revolves around the story of four people who decide to do a prank on one of the group member's father. The other three decide to kidnap her and ask for an amount. But the story turns when she is murdered, and doubt goes on the rest three.

The movie features Akshay Kumar and Ayesha Jhulka in lead roles. The next picture he worked in is Bazigar, in 1993. Following it in the next year Main Khiladi Tuanari was released. It is a Bollywood action picture in which Akshay Kumar, Saif Ali Khan, and Shilpa Shetty worked as lead actors. The film was a blockbuster of its time. Ratna debuted as a producer in 1995, with the film Akele Hum Akele Tum that starred Aamir Khan and Manisha Koirala as lead actors.

In 1996, he worked with the cast of another film Daraar. Yes, the boss released in 1997, which was his second film as a producer. In this picture, he worked with the acclaimed Shahrukh Khan and Juhi Chawla. Next, he took a break of around two years and came up with his another blockbuster Dhadkan in 2000. Released on 11th August, it was a Hindi romantic drama movie featuring Akshay Kumar, Sunil, and Shilpa Shetty.

The film also received two awards in the category of best villain and best female playback singer at the Filmfare awards. Dhadkan was also nominated in the category of best picture in 2001 and best producer in 2005. The other pictures that he has produced include Humraaz, Hathyar: face to face with reality which are the films of 2002, Tum: a dangerous obsession, Main Hoon Na, and Hulchul of 2004. In 2005, he worked as a presenter with the cast of film Garam Masala. In the same year, he came up with his production Elaan.

Few other films he has produced are Aapkikhatir, Dhara, Hisss, Tezz, A Gang of Ghosts, and Kiskisko Pyaar Karoon. KiskiskoPyaar Karoon is his latest release of 2015.

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Ratan Jain is an Indian producer. He was born on 5th of October. He is a famous producer and is known for films like Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon, ‘Humraaz’, Akele Hum Akele Tum, ‘Dhadkan’, and much more. Girish Jain, Champak Jain, Bhawar Jain, Ramesh Jain, and Umed Jain are his brothers.

Coming to his career, he started a business in the 1980s for manufacturing video cassettes under the Venus Records & Tapes manufacturing company. Originated in the 1980s, they diversified their business through hard work and began making movies. His first picture under the brothers production was ‘Khiladi’. Under their partnership, they made several videos, audios, and cable rights.

Coming to his career, in 1995, he produced Akele Hum Akele Tum. Mansoor Khan directed it. Aamir Khan, Manisha Koirala, and Master Adil starred in it. Anu Malik composed the music for it. It is a romantic drama and is based on Kramer vs. Kramer. It released on 30th of November, in 1995. In 1997, he made Yes Boss, along with Umed Jain. Aditya Pancholi, Juhi Chawla, and Shah Rukh Khan had the lead roles. It had a remake in the Malayalam film industry, entitled as Junior Senior. It released on 18th of July, in 1997, under the Venus Records & Tapes distribution company. In 2000, he made ‘Dhadkan’. It is a romantic play directed by Dharmesh Darshan and produced by him. Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, Shilpa Shetty, and Mahima Chaudhary featured in it. Critics have applauded it and was ranked fourth in the list of the highest grossing movie at the box office in that year. Sunil Shetty won the Best Villain Award at the Filmfare Awards. It was released on 11th of August, 2000.

In 2002, he produced ‘Humraaz’. Abbas Mustan directed it under the production of Ganesh Jain. Bobby Deol, Akshaye Khanna, and Amisha Patel acted in it, and won the awards for the title of Best Film at the Filmfare Awards. It grossed a huge amount at the box office.

His other production is 2002's Hathyar: Face to Face with Reality. He made it with his brother Ganesh Jain under Venus Records & Tapes Distribution Company. In 2004, he made ‘Hulchul’, and was an adaptation of the Malayalam picture titled ‘ Godfather’. His other works include 2005's ‘Elaan’, 2004's Tum Dangerous Obsession, 2008's ‘Dhara’, and Maan Gaye Mughal-e –Azam.

Recently, he made Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon, with the comedian Kapil Sharma as the actor. Recently, he attended her niece's marriage, Karishma Jain. She is the daughter of Girish Jain and tied the note with Abhishek Chhajer. He announced that in the future he would be working on making a sequel of ‘ Baazigar’.

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