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Tigmanshu Dhulia

Tigmanshu Dhulia

Tigmanshu Dhulia Bio  :

Born: 3 July 1967
Age : 51 years
Birthplace : Allahabad
Spouse: Tulika Dhulia (m. 1989)
Awards: National Film Award for Best Feature Film, MORE
Upcoming movie: Milan Talkies
TV shows: Yudh, Gangs of Wasseypur

Tigmanshu Dhulia is an actor who hails from Allahabad, UP. He is also a film producer, director and screenwriter. He was born on 3rd July 1967 in UP. His father was the judge at Allahabad High Court, while his mother was a Sanskrit Professor. He did his schooling from St. Joseph’s College, Allahabad and completed his junior college from Anglo Bengali Intermediate College. He then headed to Delhi to complete his graduation followed by master’s degree from Theatre from NSD (National School of Drama) in the year 1989. He did his graduation in English, Economics and Modern History. During his studies, he was also involved in his students’ politics and later headed to Mumbai to pursue his dreams in films.

Tigmanshu Dhulia In the year 1990, he reached Mumbai and soon got the chance to work as casting director for the film Bandit Queen (a biopic on Phoolan Devi) and then Bombay Blues. He then similar roles in films like Stiff Upper Lips wherein he also did a cameo in it. He then did other films like Tere Mere Sapne, Bas Itna Sa Khawab Hai, Family Ties of Blood, and Dil Se as Scriptwriter. He then acted in a number of other movies like Haasil, Charas, Shagird, Shaheb Biwi Aug Gangster, Gangs of Wasseypur 1 &2, Bullet Raja, Paan Singh Tomar, Shahid, Manji The Mountain Man, and many more.

Some of his recent movies include Zero, Baarish Aur Chowmein, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster, Raag Desh, and Hero. In the year 2017, he produced a love story called Ek Purani Love Story and Dhulia having a story similar to Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Besides, working as a director, screenwriter and actor, he also bagged a number of awards, which include the National Film Award for the Best Feature Film including Paan Singh Tomar wherein he bagged the award for the Director he also got the Filmfare Award for Best Screenplay for the same film. He then got the Best Director for the film Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster in the year 2012. He then bagged SAARC Film Festival for the Best Director for the film Paan Singh Tomar in June 2013.

He also did a number of TV shows like Kahani Ek Kanya Ki in the year 1991 aired at Doordarshan. He then got Krishna’s Dream in Channel Four, his next TV shows include Hum Bambai Nahin Jayenge – (1993) – BI Television, Naya Daur – (1995) – Zee TV, Bhoron Ne Khilaya Phool – Star Bestsellers – Star Plus, Ek Shaam Ki Mulakaat – Star Bestsellers – Star Plus, Anekoe Hitlers – Star Bestsellers – Star Plus, Hum Saath Saath Hain Kya? – Star Bestsellers – Star Plus, Fursat Mein – Star Bestsellers – Star Plus, Yudh -(2014)- Sony TV, Musafir – Star Bestsellers – Star Plus, and Kuch Toh Hai Tere Mere Darmiyaan (2015) – Star Plus as Himself and CID (2018) – Sony TV.


Tigmanshu Dhulia Filmography :


Year Film Director Actor Producer Screenwriter
2018 Zero Yes
2018 Baarish Aur Chowmein Yes Yes
2018 Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3 Yes Yes Yes
2017 Raag Desh Yes Yes
2015 Hero Yes
2015 Manjhi – The Mountain Man Yes
2013 Bullet Raja Yes Yes Yes
2013 Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns Yes Yes Yes
2013 Shahid Yes
2012 Paan Singh Tomar Yes Yes
2012 Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2 Yes
2012 Gangs of Wasseypur Yes
2011 Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Yes Yes Yes
2011 Shagird Yes Yes
2005 Family: Ties of Blood Yes
2004 Charas Yes Yes
2003 Haasil Yes Yes
2002 Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai Yes
1998 Stiff Upper Lips
1998 Dil Se.. Yes
1996 Tere Mere Sapne Yes
1995 Bombay Blues
1994 Bandit Queen
1992 Electric Moon
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