Sanjay Leela Bhansali

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali is among the most celebrated Film Makers of the Bollywood. Having worked with the biggest stars of Indian Film Industry, Bhansali is the most sought-for director of the Bollywood. He started his career as an assistant director to Vidhu Vinod Chopra. If one has to name his 'niche' genre, it would definitely be Mega-Musicals. ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 61 wins & 55 nominations. See more awards »


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Bajirao Mastani Producer
Padmaavat Producer
Black Producer
Devdas Director


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  Baiju Bawra (producer) (pre-production)
  Heeramandi (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode) (post-production)
- Episode #1.1 ... (producer)
 2022 Potential Kidd: Lift It and Drop It (Music Video) (producer)
 2022 JimmyQ playing 9Grainz Tik Tok Tik (Music Video) (producer)
 2022 Gangubai Kathiawadi (producer)
 2021 Tuesdays and Fridays (producer)
 2019 Malaal (producer)
 2018 Padmaavat (producer)
 2016 Laal Ishq (producer)
 2015 Bajirao Mastani (producer)
 2015 Gabbar Is Back (producer)
 2013-2014 Saraswatichandra (TV Series) (producer - 432 episodes)
- Saras takes care of Kumud (2014) ... (producer)
- Kumud shares the good news (2014) ... (producer)
- Khushi's mother demands abortion (2014) ... (producer)
- Khushi says she loves Vijay (2014) ... (producer)
- Saras and Kumud's accident (2014) ... (producer)
 2014 Mary Kom (producer)
 2013 RamLeela (producer)
 2012 Rowdy Rathore (producer)
 2011 My Friend Pinto (producer)
 2010 Guzaarish (producer)
 2007 Saawariya (producer)
 2005 Black (producer)
 1999 Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (producer)
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Alternate Names:

Sanjay Bhansali | Sunjay Bunsali


Bhansali, Navin | D. O Bhansali | Leela Bhansali


Segal, Bela (sibling)

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Personal Quote:

On disabled children: The physically challenged are not children of a lesser god. They're far more beautiful than the so-called normal people. They appreciate every shade of life, like my protagonist in Black (2005). She's a true-blue hero. See more »


After Khamoshi, Bhansali had plans to make the film "Train To Pakistan" with Bobby Deol. The film ended up being made by someone else for unknown reasons. See more »


Dedicates all his films to his deceased father See more »

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