“Sanjay Leela Bhansali” we heard this name so many times nowadays due to the controversy of the film “PADMAWAT” but apart from this here are some facts and thing we should know about him.
Not only a Film Director but also a good Writer of many good films like Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Guzaarish, Goliyon Ki Raasleela Raam-Leela.
He starts his career in 1989 as an assistant director in the film “Parinda” when he was 26 Years old. Salman Khan, Nana Patekar and Manisha Koirala starrer “Khamoshi: the musical” is the directory debut of Sanjay Leela Bhansali in 1996. Not only the director but also the writer of that film. The film performed well at box office and also win 1996 Filmfare award and star screen award. Not only a debut but a successful directory debut in Bollywood.
He is awarded Padma Shri, The fourth highest civilian award of India in 2015.
Some Of his Dream Projects
Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam:-
Under the direction of Bhansali, this was a very successful movie of the year 1999. Not only the director but also the writer and producer of the film. The film wins the IIFA Best Film Award, IIFA Best Screenplay, IIFA Best Story, and Bhansali win IIFA Best Director award for the film in 2000. The film was made under a budget of 16 crores and earn a lifetime collection of 52 crores.
In a budget of 40 crores, the film was a big hit. The box office collection of the film was 100 crores(approx). This movie too wins the best film Award and Bhansali the IIFA Best Director in 2003.
the budget of the film was 22.5 crores and the box office collection was 82.4 crores. This film was also a hit and wins the best film award and critics award for best film. Bhansali Direct and produce the film for which he gets the Best Director award.
the budget of the film was 125 crores and lifetime collection was 358 crores worldwide. The film wins the best film of the year award and Sanjay Leela Bhansali win Best Director of the year award.
Now the most controversial film of 2018. The movie made on a budget of 215 crores and the most expensive film of Bollywood ever made. On his 7th day, the box office collection is 143 crores.
From a 26-year-old assistant director to one of the biggest and successful directors of Bollywood, Mr. Sanjay Leela Bhansali, a Gem for the Bollywood industry.