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Overview (1)

Born in New Delhi, India

Mini Bio (1)

Siddharth Anand was born on March 16, 1983 in New Delhi, India. He is a writer and director, known for War (2019), Salaam Namaste (2005) and Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008).

Family (2)

Parents Bitu Anand
Relatives Inder Raj Anand (grandparent)
Tinnu Anand (aunt or uncle)
Mukul Anand (aunt or uncle)

Trivia (44)

Grandson of director Late Inder Raj Anand.
Nephew to actor Tinnu Anand.
Nephew to director Mukul Anand.
Son of producer Late Bitu Anand.
Selects location of his films on places where you get good food.
Filmography is always mixed up with Dev Anand's nephew, producer and Navketan production controller, "Sidharth Anand". Sidharth was Dev Anand's cousin's son. Sidharth was also director Gogi Anand's younger brother.
His father is producer late. Bittu Anand.
His grandfather was director late. Inder Raj Anand.
He is the cousin of music director or composer Anand Raj Anand.
His favorite directors are - his uncles - Mukul Anand & Tinnu Anand with Mahesh Manjrekar , Sanjay Gupta , Raj Sippy & Karan Malhotra.
His uncles are actor & director Tinnu Anand and late. Mukul Anand.
His adaptation for making & directing the movies or filming is always his guru Mahesh Bhatt. ; who inspire & motivate him to direct the films & raise the name of his father & his "Anand" family.
He started his career as an independent director with his directional debut film for "YRF" titled "Salaam Namaste" in 2005.
He was first an assistant director ; who worked under the "Yash Raj Films" banner & assist Kunal Kohli in making "Hum Tum" 2004.
He always interested in directing the Action films now for only big production houses & banners like - "Yash Raj Films" , "Dharma Productions" & "Nadiadwala Grandsons (NG) Productions" etc.
He has been directed most the romantic films in his initial days ; but later changed to action genre & it becomes his favorite style to filming for movies.
He chooses many international locations to shoot his movies on foreign area & abroad with some help of VFX & CGI in "YRF" Studios in Mumbai to entertain public.
He shoot his movies or films on larger scale in foreign tour locations like - USA , Russia , Cuba , China , Australia , Moscow , Prague , Protugal & Norway etc...out India for realistic feel in his films.
He is very disciplined man ; on sets of production for filming & shooting ; he switched off his & crew members mobile phones strictly ; for filming the movie without any disturbance in studios.
He only makes larger than life movies or films to boost his career since 17 years. ;.
His favorite studio and production company is always - "Yash Raj Films" or "YRF" since 2002 to till now in 2023.
He uses the sufficient amount of best quality of VFX and CGI of "YRF" Visuals in his films for better experience in theaters.
His favorite actors are - Saif Ali Khan , Ranbir Kapoor , Hrithik Roshan , Shah Rukh Khan & John Abraham respectively. ; He already worked with all of them in his different movies.
He is very closest to his elder cousin music composer & singer - Anand Raj Anand (both are grandsons of late. Inder Raj Anand.) subsequently.
His best friend is director - Rohit Dhawan (the son of David Dhawan & brother of Varun Dhawa ). ; He directed many films like - Desi Boyz & Dishoom etc.
His favorite producer is Aditya Chopra from "YRF Studios".
He initially worked with Saif Ali Khan twice & directed his two films - Salaam Namaste 2005 & Ta Ra Rum Pum 2007.
He worked for his most favorite actor - Hrithik Roshan multiple times. ; He already directed his two hit films are - Bang Bang 2014 & War 2019. ; now third will coming soon "Fighter" in 2023.
He worked with Ranbir Kapoor twice also. ; He directed his two films - Bachna Ae Haseeno 2007 & Anjaana Anjaani 2010.
His upcoming films are - "Pathaan" 2023 , "Fighter" 2023 & "Rambo" 2024. ; simultaneously with other not confirmed & not official movies of films like - "War 2" maybe expected in 2025.
He is the relative of most underrated actor - "Shariq Khan" somehow in his crossed family.
Javed Jaffery was common his most of the films earlier like - Ta Ra Rum Pum 2007 & Bang Bang 2014. ; now he will join him again maybe in "Fighter" 2023 after Anil Kapoor entered.
He is the part of the "SPY Universe" of "Yash Raj Films" franchise & series of spy verse films that were started from Salman Khan's "Ek Tha Tiger" since 2012 to includes his film "War" 2019 with "Tiger Franchise" & to be joined by SRK's "Pathaan" & SK's "Tiger 3" in 2023 & lead to the final conclusion in "War 2" in upcoming years in future.
He set his mindset to futuristic films or movies like "War & "Pathaan" that will became the continuation & part of the "YRF"s "Spy Universe" evenly.
Shah Rukh Khan made his bollywood comeback with his most anticipated & much awaited action film "Pathaan" on 25th Jan 2023. Co- starring with Deepika Padukone & opposite John Abrham. ; who plays the antagonist villain in the film.
Hrithik Roshan was/is always interested to signed his film without reading the script. ; he believes in him to surely made the many super-hit films with him like one of them is "War" 2019 with Tiger Shroff in the negative role of dark villain.
He always signed underrated actor of bollywood known as - Shariq Khan ; in his films in supporting roles & no one recognized him till now.
He is also the relative of "Sameer Anand" somehow.
He started his own environment & universe of Action Heroes with Hrithik Roshan , Shah Rukh Khan & Ranbir Kapoor for his new upcoming ventures around in 2026 to 2028.
He made & directed the only one film for SRK to marks his comeback with "YRF" movie "Pathaan" 2023 nearly after 4 years since 2018.
Gulshan Grover will be also joined him in upcoming time for some projects , films & movies soon.
His all time best ventures or films are - "Ta Ra Rum Rum" (2007) , "Bachna Ae Hasseno" (2007) , "Bang Bang" (2014) , "War" (2019) & for sure "Pathaan" (2023) approximately.
He will coll-ab with his friend Rohit Dhawan to direct the "Dharma Productions" most delayed project and mass action film titled "Rambo" in 2024 with Tiger Shroff as his upcoming movie.
He is the one of the finest & amazing director of Indian Hindi Cinema in Bollywood Industry since 2005.

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