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3 Idiots (2009) Poster

(2009)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Rajkumar Hirani

Writing Credits  

Rajkumar Hirani
Abhijit Joshi
 
Vidhu Vinod Chopra ... (screenplay associate)

Cast (in credits order)  

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'Rancho' Shamaldas Chanchad / Phunsuk Wangdu
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Farhan Qureshi (as R. Madhavan)
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Pia
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Chatur 'Silencer' Ramalingam
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Mona
Javed Jaffrey ...
Ranchoddas Shamaldas Chanchad (as Jaaved Jaaferi)
Parikshat Sahni ...
Mr. Qureshi (as Pareekshit Sahani)
Sanjay Lafont ...
Suhas Tandon
Rahul Kumar ...
Millimeter - MM
Amardeep Jha ...
Mrs. Rastogi
Farida Dadi ...
Mrs. Qureshi
Mukund Bhatt ...
Mr. Rastogi
Chaitali Bose ...
Kamini 'Kammo' Rastogi
Jayant Kripalani ...
Campus Interview Panel Head (as Jayant Kriplani)
Arun Bali ...
Shamaldas Chanchad (as Aron Baali)
Shoaib Ahmed ...
Chhote
Dushyant Wagh ...
Centimeter
Pooja Goswami ...
Air Hostess
A.S. Duggal ...
Pilot (as Captain A.S. Duggal)
Annapurna Kaul ...
Airline Ground Staff 1
Chandrashekhar ...
Airline Ground Staff 2
R.S. Kodange ...
Doctor at Airport
Dharmendra Bhurji ...
Airport Cab Driver
Meghna Bhalla ...
Raju's Wife
Harvinder Singh ...
Mr. Dhillon
Dilshad Edibam ...
Aunt at Farhan's Birth
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Lead Ragging Senior (as Rajeev Ravindranath)
Hitesh Tak ...
Ragging Senior 2
Rajendra Patwardhan ...
Govind
Achyut Potdar ...
Machine Class Professor
Ali Fazal ...
Joy Lobo
Madhav Vaze ...
Joy's Father
Dileep Desai ...
Priest at Joy's funeral
Raghunathan ...
Professor in Corridor (as Prof. Raghunath)
Vaidyanathan ...
Professor Vaidyanathan (as Prof. Vaidyanathan)
Kumar Veer Singh ...
Waiter at Mona's Wedding
Shailja Dhar ...
Lady at Mona's Wedding (as Shailaja Dhar)
Dinesh Kumar ...
Mona's Husband
Aakash Dabhade ...
ICE Student 2
Apul Jaisinghani ...
ICE Student 3
Trilok Sadhwani ...
ICE Student 4
Akhil Mishra ...
Librarian Dubey
Sonu ...
Library Clerk
Atul Tiwari ...
Minister in Auditorium
Praful Kulkarni ...
Doctor startled by scooter in hospital (as Dr. Praful Kulkarni)
Jalil Parkar ...
Doctor1 Attending on Raju's Father (as Dr. Jalil Parkar)
Debashish Naha ...
Doctor2 Attending on Raju's Father (as Dr. Debashish Naha)
Michael Joseph ...
Exam Hall Professor
Smriti ...
Girl at Notice Board with Chatur
Sanjay Sood ...
Peanut Vendor at Shimla
Dayal Sharma ...
Caretaker at Shyamaldas' House
Rakesh Sharma ...
Minister at Shyamaldas' Funeral
Elihud George ...
Chote's Teacher (Masterji)
Sarvanna ...
College Security Guard
Tanveer Ahmed ...
Professor in Induction Motor Class
Shankar Sachdev ...
Ambulance Driver
Kishor Patil ...
Doctor in Ambulance with Raju (as Dr. Kishor Patil)
Insia Lacewalla ...
Nurse
Keshav Rae ...
Campus Interview Panelist 1
Lata Kurdikar ...
Campus Interview Panelist 2 (as Mrs Lata Kurdikar)
Suhas Vaidya ...
Campus Interview Panelist 3
Nishi Singh ...
Maid at Pia's House
Saurabh Agnihotri ...
Housekeeping Boy at Pia's Wedding
Sitaram Sharma ...
Manager at Pia's Wedding
Pundit Prayag Raj ...
Panditji at Pia's Wedding
Supriya Shukla ...
Matron in Hospital with Pia
Malvika Singh ...
Mona's Baby
Tsanwal Namgyal ...
Kid 1 at Rancho's School
Jigmet Dorjey ...
Kid 2 at Rancho's School
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Junior 1
Bharat Jha ...
Manager (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Vidhu Vinod Chopra ... producer
Vir Chopra ... creative producer
Anil Davda ... executive producer
Sanjiv Kishinchandani ... line producer
Aman Mahajan ... associate producer

Music by 

Shantanu Moitra ... (background music)
Atul Raninga ... (background music)
Sanjay Wandrekar ... (background music)

Cinematography by 

C.K. Muraleedharan

Film Editing by 

Rajkumar Hirani

Casting By 

Rohan Mapuskar
Menaka Nagarajan

Production Design by 

Sumit Basu
Rajnish Hedao

Art Direction by 

Rajnish Hedao

Costume Design by 

Manish Malhotra
Sheena Parikh ... (as Sheena Parekh)
Raghuveer Shetty

Makeup Department 

Anna Cichon ... special makeup effects artist
Vikram Gaikwad ... makeup designer
Suraj Godambe ... hair stylist
Ritesh Naik ... makeup artist
Serena Tixeira ... key hair stylist
Brian Wade ... special animatronic baby effects designer and creator

Production Management 

Atishay Dayal ... assistant production manager
Bharat Jha ... production manager
Salim Qureshi ... production manager
Sarvesh Singh ... unit production manager
Bhavin Thakkar ... production manager
Sachin Utekar ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Gaurav Chandelya ... third assistant director
Mahdeep Dhillon ... assistant director
Mrunmayee Lagoo ... third assistant director
Rajesh Mapuskar ... associate director
Rohan Mapuskar ... third assistant director
Menaka Nagarajan ... second second assistant director
Karan Narvekar ... second assistant director
Jai Sharma ... second assistant director
Karan Tejpal ... second assistant director
Vinay Waikul ... first assistant director

Art Department 

Saikat Bose ... assistant art director
Ajay Chodanker ... assistant art director
Sunil Gujar ... graphic designer
Ramakant Kanojia ... graphic designer
Vipin Kumar ... assistant art director
Dhananjay Thorat ... graphic designer

Sound Department 

Reddy Bharat ... dolby consultant
Bishwadeep Chatterjee ... sound designer
Sanjay Chaturvedi ... additional dialogue editor
Anup Dev ... re-recording engineer
Gyana Mishra ... boom operator
Nihar Ranjan Samal ... production sound mixer: sync / sound recordist
Sachin K. Sanghvi ... sound recordist
Varun Visoi ... foley recordist

Special Effects by 

Brian Wade ... special animatronic baby effects designer and creator

Visual Effects by 

Badarinathchinimilli ... digital compositor
Biju Dhanpalan ... visual effects: Fable Farm (as Biju D.)
Abrez Mohammed ... digital compositor (as Mohd Abrez)
Achal Muchhala ... digital compositor: Reliance MediaWorks Ltd.
Bhavesh Patel ... visual effects: Fable Farm
Mitul Patel ... visual effects: Fable Farm
Rajiv Raghunathan ... digital intermediate production head
Rajeev Rajasekharan ... CG supervisor
Shubham Singh Rathore ... visual effects artist (visual effects)
Akshay Sachdeva ... matchmover
Saurabh Sameer ... visual effects artist
Vikas Sawlani ... vfx artist
Parantap Singh ... digital compositor
Muthu Stalin ... compositor
Mahesh Sundriyal ... smoke/flame artist
Manoj Sundriyal ... smoke/flame artist
Amol Thakur ... visual effects: Fable Farm

Stunts 

Sham Kaushal ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Piyush Acharya ... jimmy jib operator
Arjun Singh Bhurji ... key grip
Dharmendra Bhurji ... key grip
Ramani Ranjan Das ... first assistant camera
Nilip Deb ... videographer: behind-the-scene-chroma key footage
Zeshaan Akbar Latif ... still photographer
Deval Samanta ... gaffer

Casting Department 

Rohan Mapuskar ... casting assistant

Editorial Department 

Ranjeet Bahadur ... co-editor
Gaurav Chandelya ... assistant editor
Makarand Surte ... digital intermediate colorist

Music Department 

Subir Kumar Das ... surround music mixer
Daniel B. George ... arranged by: orchestrated & conducted
Shreya Ghoshal ... playback singer
Suraj Jagan ... playback singer
Swanand Kirkire ... lyricist / playback singer
Sonu Nigam ... playback singer
Sachin K. Sanghvi ... song and music recordist
Shaan ... playback singer

Other crew 

Anil Arjun ... head of distribution: overseas: Reliane team
Ranjeet Bahadur ... dialogue supervisor
Dileep Desai ... production coordinator
Subhash Dhar ... chief executive: international operations
Avit Dias ... choreographer
Ramakant Dubey ... chief accountant
Thomas Marcus George ... development & marketing executive
Caesar Gonsalves ... choreographer
Amitabh Gupta ... legal & insurance advisor
Bosco Martis ... choreographer
Arun Mishra ... project team: Reliance team
Himanshu Nanda ... publicity design: H-One
Rahul Nanda ... publicity design: H-One
Kirit Parekh ... senior accountant
Ashni Parikh ... legal consultant
Mahesh Ramanathan ... international distribution
Dhairya Roy ... international distribution
Anil Sekhri ... chartered accountant
Rohit Sharma ... project head: Reliance team
Deepa Singh ... project team: Reliance team
Navmeet Singh ... production assistant (as Navmeet Arora)
Sachin Utekar ... location manager

Thanks 

Javed Akhtar ... special thanks
Sunil Behra ... special thanks
Jitendra Bhargava ... special thanks (as Jitendra Bhargava) (as Air India)
Sajal Desai ... special thanks (as Dr. Sajal Desai)
Amitabh Jhunjhunwala ... special thanks
T. Kundu ... special thanks (as Prof. T. Kundu) (as IIT Bombay)
Dia Mirza ... special thanks
Indu Shekhar Vasisst ... special thanks (as Indu Shekhar Vasisst) (as CAO) (as IIM Bangalore)
Rajiv Verma ... special thanks

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