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Madhur Bhandarkar

Madhur Bhandarkar was born on August 26, 1966 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. He is a director and writer, known for Chandni Bar (2001), Page 3 (2005) and Traffic Signal (2007). He has been married to Renu Namboodiri since December 15, 2003. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

Chandni Bar Director
Page 3 Director
Traffic Signal Director
Fashion Director


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 2017 Indu Sarkar
 2017 Where Has the Time Gone? (segment "Mumbai Mist")
 2012 Heroine
 2009 Jail
 2008 Fashion
 2006 Corporate
 2005 Page 3
 2003 Satta
 2001 Chandni Bar
 1999 Trishakti
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Alternate Names:

Madhur Bhandrakar | Madhur


Renu Namboodiri  (1 child)

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Considers his credits of film making as an inspiration from legend Hrishikesh Mukherjee. See more »


Frequent portrayal of strong female protagonists who, despite facing lots of difficulties in life, turn out to be very successful and fearless women in their lives.

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