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In cinema, Dilip is known for introducing new exceptional talent as a Casting Director. He has worked with some of the world's most talented directors. His casting credits include Ang Lee's Life of Pi, Mira Nair's Monsoon Wedding and The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Wes Anderson's The Darjeeling Limited, Florian Gallenberger's Shadows of Time, Rakeysh... See full bio »

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Life of Pi
Life of Pi Casting Department
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Casting Director
I Origins
I Origins Casting Director
The Darjeeling Limited
The Darjeeling Limited Casting Department


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 2016 Chutney (Short)
 2016 Mirzya
 2014 I Origins
 2009 Delhi-6
 2004 Little Terrorist (Short)
 2003 Jasoos Vijay (TV Series) (2003)
 2001 Monsoon Wedding (as Dileep Shankar)
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Other Works:

Production Assistant India for the Stoner Productions' series Treasures Of The World in the episode on Taj Mahal, 1999 See more »

Alternate Names:

Dileep Shankar

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Founder and Secretary at Karmic Research Centre, and the Centre for Creative Expressions, India. Writes poetry. See more »

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