Pradeep Sakar is a writer and director who works in the Bollywood industry.He began his career with Vinod Chopra Productions, the production company of acclaimed director Vidhu Vinod Chopra.In 2005, Sarkar made his directorial debut with the film Parineeta, starring Saif Ali Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Vidya Balan and Dia Mirza. The film was critically and commercially successful ., and it established his career as a director. He received many best director nominations at many award ceremonies.Sarkar next directed a film under the Yashraj Films banner titled Laaga Chunari Mein Daag. The film was released on 12 October 2007.Sarkar has finished his film Lafangey Parindey with Yashraj Films. It stars Neil Nitin Mukesh and Deepika Padukone and released in summer 2010.
2007 l U/A l 137 Mins l Rating:
Role Played: Director, Producer
Based in Varanasi, Shivshankar Sahay lives a poor lifestyle along with his wife, Savitri, and two daughters, Vibhavari and Subhavari. The family struggles and at times is even unable to pay the electricity charges. They attempt in vain to rent their heritage yet dilapidated home to a filmmaker. When Shivshankar's elder brother, Rajshankar, files a petition a court to take over the house, he has a ... read more
2010 l U/A l 155 Mins l Rating:
Role Played: Director
Lafangey Parindey is a 2010 Hindi romantic drama directed by Pradeep Sarkar, produced by Aditya Chopra and starring Neil Nitin Mukesh and Deepika Padukone in the lead roles. The film was released on 20 August 2010 under the Yash Raj Films banner. The story of the film is partially inspired from the 1978 American film, Ice Castles and the 1999 Tamil film, Thulladha Manamum Thullum. read more