Actor / Director / Screenwriter Hindi
Anant Mahadevan Biography
Birth Name: Anant N Mahadevan
Born : 28 August 1950, in Trichur, Travancore-Cochin, India
Height: 5' 10″ (1.8 m)
Other movies directed by Anant Mahadevan include Dil Vil Pyar Vyar (2002), Dil Maange More!!! (2004), Aksar (2006), Victoria No 203: Diamonds Are Forever (2007), Mee Sindhutai Sapkal (2010, Marathi), The Xposé (2014), Aksar 2 (2017) and The Storyteller (2019). His movie, Doctor Rakhmabai, is based on the life of India's first practising female doctor, Rakhmabai Bhimrao Raut.
In 2010, Anant won the National award for Best Screenplay and Dialogues for Mee Sindhutai Sapkal along with Sanjay Pawar. He also won the special jury award at the National Film awards 2010.
Besides making films, Anant Mahadevan has acted in several movies and television shows like the Hindi film Chandni (1989), the teleserial The Sword Of Tipu Sultan (1990), Khiladi (1992), Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995), Yes Boss (1997), Ishq (1997), Dil Kya Kare (1999), Barood: (The Fire) – A Love Story (2010), Staying Alive (2012), The Xposé (2014), the Tamil film Papanasam (2015), the television series Aadat Se Majboor (2017-18) and the Tamil/Hindi film Vishwaroopam 2 (2018).