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Nikkhil Advani

Nikkhil Advani was born on April 28, 1971 in Mumbai, Maharahstra, India. He is a director and writer, known for D-Day (2013), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003) and Salaam-E-Ishq (2007). See full bio »
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D-Day Director
Kal Ho Naa Ho
Kal Ho Naa Ho Director
Salaam-E-Ishq Director
Delhi Safari
Delhi Safari Director


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 2016 P.O.W. Bandi Yuddh Ke (TV Series) (series director)
 2016 Guddu Engiineer (Short) (as Nikhil Advani)
 2015 Katti Batti (as Nikhil Advani)
 2015/V Hero (as Nikhil Advani)
 2013/I D-Day (as Nikhil Advani)
 2012 Delhi Safari (as Nikhil Advani)
 2011 Patiala House (as Nikhil Advani)
 2009 Chandni Chowk to China (as Nikhil Advani)
 2007 Salaam-E-Ishq (as Nikhil Advani)
 2003 Kal Ho Naa Ho (as Nikhil Advani)
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Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
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Is a staunch supporter of 3D, and his film Delhi Safari (2012) will be the first Indian 3D animated film. He also shot portions of Patiala House (2011) in 3D but decided the technology didn't fit the film and declared he'd like to "correct" Chandni Chowk to China (2009) and convert it to 3D. He also mentioned wanting to see Dhoom (2004) and Ta Ra Rum Pum (2007), two films he wasn't involved in, ... See more »

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