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Ashutosh Gowariker


An actor who took up directing after almost a decade, Ashutosh Gowariker is one of those rare people who take the path less taken and, although it was a rough going, he is now one of India's elite directors. He began his film career modeling in commercials by Govind Nihalani and Jenny Pinto. He entered Hindi cinema with Ketan Mehta's Holi (1985), ... See full bio »

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26 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Swades
Swades Writer
(2004)
Everest
Everest Writer
(2014-2015)
Jodhaa Akbar
Jodhaa Akbar Writer
(2008)

Filmography

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 2016 Mohenjo Daro (story and screenplay)
 2014-2015 Everest (TV Series) (writer - 100 episodes)
- Nasir confronts Roongta (2015) ... (writer)
- Aakash-Anjali Cross Hillary Step (2015) ... (writer)
- Chaand's Death Saddens Colonel (2015) ... (writer)
- Chaand Breathes His Last! (2015) ... (writer)
- Anjali motivates Aakash (2015) ... (writer)
 2010 Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (screenplay)
 2009 What's Your Raashee? (screenplay)
 2008 Jodhaa Akbar (screenplay)
 2004 Swades (screenplay) / (story)
 2001 Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (screenplay) / (story)
 1995 Baazi (screenplay) / (story)
 1993 Pehla Nasha (screenplay)
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Alternate Names:

Ashootosh Gowarikar | Ashutosh Gowarikar
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Films must entertain but also leave something behind with the audience. See more »

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Wife Sunita is the daughter of actor Deb Mukherjee and sister of director Ayaan Mukherjee. See more »

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Aquarius

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