Articles about Sooraj Barjatya

Sooraj R Barjatya is an Indian film producer, screenwriter, director, and distributor born on February 22, 1965. As of 2021, he is the chairman of the Indian media conglomerate Rajashri Productions. His movies are produced under the banner of Rajshri Productions, which was founded by his grandfather, the late Tarachand Barjatya, in 1947. He began his career by working as an assistant director to Mahesh Bhatt and made his directorial debut with the 1989 romantic musical film 'Maine Pyar Kiya'. The film starring Salman Khan successfully launched Barjatya's as well as Khan's careers. 'Maine Pyar Kiya' and 'Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!' (1994), his two consecutive films, are still counted among the most successful films of the last 80 years. His 2006 film 'Vivah' helped establish Shahid Kapoor as a leading actor in Bollywood. The 2015 movie 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo', written and directed by Barjatya, was one of the year's highest-grossing films.

'Oonchai:' Sooraj Barjatya's film with Amitabh Bachchan gets a name

24 Feb 2021

Entertainment
'Oonchai:' Sooraj Barjatya's film with Amitabh Bachchan gets a name

Noted filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya has roped in megastar Amitabh Bachchan for a movie, which will also feature Boman Irani.

Anupam Kher reveals he was diagnosed with manic depression

08 Jun 2020

Entertainment
Anupam Kher reveals he was diagnosed with manic depression

Veteran actor Anupam Kher has revealed that he was diagnosed with manic depression (also called bipolar disorder) in the past. He added that he sought assistance and medication helped him recover from the condition.

Sooraj Barjatya's son to make directorial debut with Salman Khan?

24 Dec 2019

Entertainment
Sooraj Barjatya's son to make directorial debut with Salman Khan?

Following family tradition, Sooraj Barjatya's son Devansh will reportedly make his directorial debut with a film starring superstar Salman Khan.

'Hum Aapke Hain Koun' producer Raj Kumar Barjatya passes away

21 Feb 2019

Entertainment
'Hum Aapke Hain Koun' producer Raj Kumar Barjatya passes away

Raj Kumar Barjatya, the father of filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya and producer of films such as Maine Pyar Kiya, Hum Aapke Hain Koun, Hum Saath Saath Hain and Vivaah, passed away today after suffering a cardiac arrest.

Salman Khan completes three decades in Bollywood, reminisces his journey

20 Jun 2018

Entertainment
Salman Khan completes three decades in Bollywood, reminisces his journey

Nobody would have thought that a 23-year-old boy, who made his debut in Bollywood with a supporting role in 'Biwi Ho Toh Aisi' (1988), will one day rule the industry.

Salman Khan's 'Race 3' emerges the highest opener of 2018

16 Jun 2018

Entertainment
Salman Khan's 'Race 3' emerges the highest opener of 2018

Despite getting mercilessly trolled for its trailer and songs all across the Internet, Salman Khan starrer 'Race 3' has taken the highest opening of 2018. Seems like Bhai is having the last laugh.

Verdict in Salman Khan black buck case on April 5

29 Mar 2018

Entertainment
Verdict in Salman Khan black buck case on April 5

A Jodhpur court will announce its verdict in the black buck poaching case against Salman Khan on April 5.