Madhur Bhandarkar, who is more known to be a reality filmmaker in Bollywood has turned 45 today. So, at the outset, CineTalkers, wishes this director with difference a happy and prosperous happy birthday. He started his career working in a video cassette library in Bombay. Watching a number of movies, he got the knack for films and thus entered the B town wherein he finally got the chance to work as an assistant to Ram Gopal Varma for the movie called Rangeela way back in 1995. Working with this ace filmmaker, he finally got the chance to direct the movie called Trishakti in 1999.
Though this movie didn’t did well over the Box Office, however, with Chandni Bar directed by this man in 2001 gave him fame and even succumbed him the National Film Award for the same. Since then it was no looking back for this director as he gave some of the best and reality based movies including Traffic Signal and Page 3 for the former again he bagged the National Film Award for best director, while the third time he got the same award in 2008 for the movie Fashion starring Priyanka Chopra and Kangna Ranut.
His other profound movies include Corporate starring Bipasha Basu, Kay Kay Menon and Raj Babbar, Heroine starring Kareena Kapoor, Dil To Baccha Hai Ji starring Ajay Devgn and Emraan Hashmi. As he turns 45 years of age, he has his upcoming movie Calendar Girls, which has all the debut actors in the said movie releasing somewhere in 2015. Will
his magic and aura as a reality issues filmmaker the coming year would be interesting to catch up. Let’s see how he goes with his forthcoming movie, anyway, once again a very happy birthday to this ace director.