Hansal Mehta

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Hansal Mehta is a film director best known for Shahid (2013), Citylights (2014), Aligarh (2016), Omertà (2018) and Scam 1992 (2020). He is known for films that depict social and political realities in deeply polarised and troubled times. His films are remarkable for their understanding of characters and their worlds, while telling important ... See full bio »

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Shahid Writer
Aligarh Director
Omerta Writer
CityLights Director


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 2022 Modern Love: Mumbai (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Baai (2022)
 2017 Omerta (screenplay and dialogue)
 2012 Shahid (screenplay) / (story)
 2007 Dus Kahaniyaan (screenplay - segment "High on the Highway")
 1997 ...Jayate (TV Movie)
 1993 Khana Khazana (TV Series) (conceived by - 500 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... (conceived by)
- Episode #1.5 (1993) ... (conceived by)
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... (conceived by)
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... (conceived by)
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... (conceived by)
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Was directing the shelved movie "Samachar"(2004) starring and produced by Ashish Chanana,Directed by Hansal Mehta

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Mehta, Kishori

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Hansal Mehta is a foodie and amateur chef. Some of his recipes can be found on his blog hansalmehta.com. See more »

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