Mumbai, MH, India
Film Producer, Director, Script Writer, Creative Head, Marketing Head
- Full time
- Part time
- One time
Over 30 years of expertise & experience in all aspects of film making
12. Companies Headed
From March 2011
Underground Films Pvt. Ltd.
Proprietor - Fortune Enterprise
(Feature Films, Events, Weddings)
Creator & Director
Short Films & Music Video
January 2009 - December 2009
Short Film "Wanted - Responsible People"
Created & Directed a 90 second public awareness short film titled "Wanted - Responsible People" featuring Salman Khan & Vipin Sharma
Public service messages
Created & Directed 30 public service messages featuring Salman Khan.
Music Video - The Most Wanted Theme
Role: Creator & Director
Created & Directed "The Most Wanted Theme" music video for the film "Wanted"
Featuring Salman Khan & Salman Khan (Ghouse) (winner of the Dance India
Dance - 1 competition)
Co-writer / Director and Executive Producer
TV Serial "Malini Iyer"
January 2002 - December 2004
Details: Co-wrote, directed and handled the Executive Producer responsibilities for the TV serial "Malini Iyer" telecast on the Sahara channel.
Director, Writer, Executive Producer & Creative Head, Marketing
BSK Network & Entertainment
January 2000 - August 2012
Creative Head - Marketing and Promotions
Responsible for all aspects of marketing & promotions for the films WANTED, IT'S MY LIFE, MILENGE MILENGE, NO ENTRY, BEWAFA, SHAKTI, KHUSHI, RUN, KYON HO GAYA NA, MATRUBHOOMI
• Conceived & effected Marketing strategies
• Effected release publicity material
• Effected promotions - electronic & print media
• Music launches & Press conferences across the country
• Complete Media planning
• Liaised with P.R. executives, press & electronic media
• Responsible for the "Making" of Wanted, No Entry, Bewafa, Nayak, Shakti, Khushi & Milenge Milenge
• Supervised promos for Wanted, No Entry, Bewafa, Paanch & Matrubhumi
• Created & directed promos for No Entry, Paanch, Milenge Milenge, Its My Life
• Executed all world marketing and promotions for the films I am SINGH and No Entry Pudhe Dhoka Aahey (Marathi)
Responsible as an Executive Producer in the film Bewafa.
Responsible for executing foreign location shootings in Montreal, Quebec, London for films Bewafa, Run and TV serial Malini Iyer. Includes liaisons with the Embassy for visas & permissions etc, local production and technical crew, location scouting and finalizing, equipment, F&B, hotels, surface and air transport and all other requisites of film making.
Director, Executive Producer and Co-writer
Responsible as Executive Producer, Episode Director and Co-writer for TV serial "Malini Iyer" with Sridevi
Screenplay Writer for Producer D. Ramanaidu's "Aaghaaz"
Feature Film "Aaghaaz"
January 1999 - December 1999
Details: Wrote screenplay for the film starring Sunil Shetty and Sushmita Sen.
Writer & Director
TV Serial "Khauff"
January 1997 - December 1997
Details: Wrote and directed episodic thriller "The Lift" telecast on SAB TV
Introducing Madhu Sapre
Writer & Director
TV Serial "Aandhi"
January 1996 - December 1996
Details: Wrote and directed the tv serial "Aandhi" telecast on the DD Metro.
TV Serial "Sitaron Ka Karvan"
January 1993 - December 1993
Details: Directed the television series 'Sitaron Ka Karvan" (1993) based on the lives of film Legends, telecast on Zee Television.
Advt & Corporate
January 1993 - December 1998
Details: Directed various corporate films and product films for Unichem,
Sun Pharma, Elder, Medisynth, Tecoya and various others companies.
Director of advertisement film for Wiz Pan Masala
Director of advertisement film for Gautam sarees
9. The Formative years
Role: Assistant Director
Details: Worked as an assistant director to Mr. Sikandar Khanna in films like Umar Qaid, Zinda Dil, Phool Khile Hain Gulshan Gulshan, Yaari aur Dushmani, Nishan.
Details: Associate Director
Worked as an Associate director with Mr. Amjad Khan in his debut directorial venture Adhura Aadmi
10. Producer Mar12 - Mar13
Produced Marathi feature film No Entry Pudhe Dhoka Aahey which is the remake of Hindi blockbuster film No Entry
11. Current & Future Assignments Curr
Producer and director of Hindi/Marathi film Hutatama Chowk
Producer and director of Hindi film Doctor Clown
Creative consultant for under production Tamil/Telugu/Kannada trilingual film Jaihind 2
Writer and Director "Jai Kaali"
Feature Film "Jai Kaali"
starring Hema Malini, Jeetendra, Paresh Rawal, Saed Jaffrey, Sadashiv Amrapurkar was the next highly acclaimed film. The film was screened at the Rashtrapati Bhavan and a letter of appreciation was awarded to the film by the then President of India Mr. R.Venkatraman.
Writer and Director -"Jise Tu Kubool Karley"
Feature Film "Jise Tu Kubool Karley"
starring Shashi Kapoor, Hema Malini, Rekha, Amjad Khan remained incomplete due to certain factors beyond human control.
Writer and Director - "Tajurba"
Feature Film "Tajurba"
starring Smita Patil, Naseerudin Shah, Raj Babbar, Shakti Kapoor, Mazhar Khan.
Writer & Director
January 1980 - December 1992
Details: From 1980 to 1992 carried out the various assignments listed below:
Wanted, Bewafa, No Entry, Malini Iyer, Milenge Milenge, Kyun Ho Gaya Na, Aaghaz, Jai Kaali, Tajurba
Writer, producer, director, creative head