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Ram Gopal Varma

Ram Gopal Varma was born in Hyderabad, the capital city of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. He initially was a video store owner before eventually becoming one of India's leading film directors. A film buff during his youth, Varma would watch both American and Indian cinema regularly. As a young man, he attended Siddhartha Engineering College ... See full bio »
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 2015 Ab Tak Chhappan 2 (producer)
 2012 Department (producer)
 2012/I Stalker (producer)
 2011 Bezawada (producer)
 2011 Shabri (producer)
 2010 Phoonk 2 (executive producer) / (presentation producer)
 2009 340 (creative producer)
 2009 The Unknown (producer)
 2008 Sarkar Raj (producer)
 2008 Zabardast (producer)
 2007 Go (producer)
 2007 Nishabd (producer)
 2006 Shiva (producer)
 2006 Darwaza Bandh Rakho (producer)
 2006 Shock (producer)
 2005 Mr Ya Miss (producer)
 2005 Darna Mana Hai (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Machine Age (2005) ... (producer)
 2005 My Wife's Murder (producer)
 2005 Sarkar (producer)
 2005 'D' (producer)
 2004 Naach (co-producer)
 2004 Vaastu Shastra (producer)
 2004 Madyahnapu Hatya (producer)
 2004 Gayab (producer)
 2004 Ab Tak Chhappan (producer)
 2004 Ek Hasina Thi (executive producer)
 2003 Darna Mana Hai (producer - as Ramgopal Varma)
 2002 Road (executive producer) / (producer)
 2002 Company (producer)
 2001 Love Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega (producer - as Ram Gopal Verma)
 2001 Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya... (producer)
 1999 Shool (producer)
 1999 Mast (producer)
 1998 W/O V.Varaprasad (producer)
 1998 Dil Se.. (executive producer - as Ramgopal Varma)
 1998 Satya (producer)
 1997 Anaganaga Oka Roju (producer)
 1997 Daud: Fun on the Run (producer)
 1996 Deyyam (producer)
 1996 Gulabi (producer)
 1995 Money Money (producer)
 1995 Rangeela (producer - as Ramgopal Varma)
 1993 Gaayam (producer)
 1993 Money (producer)
 1992 Drohi (producer)
 1992 Antam (producer)
 1992 Raat (producer)
 1980 Superman (producer - as R. Gopal)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

R. Gopal | Ramgopal Varma | Ram Gopal Verma

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Personal Quote:

About Amitabh Bachchan: "Personally I don't like seeing him in a film like Black (2005). For me, he's a superstar - I'm not interested in seeing him as an actor, I want to see him larger-than-life. I'm not denying that he's a brilliant actor, but to me, his stardom is what his talent is all about. I think he's the only actor in Indian Cinema who can hold the camera without saying a word. He ... See more »


His first ever movie Shiva which he made in Telugu, catapulted him into a potential and fine film-maker. Sadly, after he started doing hindi films, no one really knows that his first movie ever was Shiva. See more »



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