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Introduction about Anurag Kashyap
Anurag Kashyap, is a name much known to every Bollywood movie lover ever. He has not just been a constant to the film fraternity for ages and will be the same for ages to come, but his contribution to the industry has been immense.
He has not just been a producer, the multi-talented star has made movies, TV shows, has been an actor, an editor, writer, and director as well.
From behind the camera to in front of the camera, he has left imprints that generations will not forget, be it due to this tremendous contribution to the industry or his name being powerful enough on its own.
Net Worth & Salary of Anurag Kashyap in 2022
The net worth of Mr. Anurag Kashyap is estimated to be something around $110 million. He has earned this amount through his work in the industry as a writer, producer, director, etc.
He earns around $8 million per year due to his work commitments. His production company is one of the biggest in India.
Early Life & Biography of Anurag Kashyap
Kashyap was born on September 10th, 1972. He was born in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh.
He was born in a family of 4, then being 5 at his much-anticipated arrival. He has 2 siblings, his brother being Abhinav Kashyap and his sister being Anubhuti Kashyap.
He was born to a homemaker and a Chief Engineer. He attended the Green School of Dehradun till he was 8 years old.
Due to his father’s job which demanded migration, he moved to Gwalior. He studied at Scindia School in Gwalior.
He pursued his higher studies in Delhi and got selected for Zoology at Hansraj College of Delhi in 1993. His dream was to become a scientist, but fate had other plans!
|Age:||50 years old|
|Birth Date:||September 10, 1972|
|Birth Place:||Uttar Pradesh|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter)||Yes (Daughter- Aaliyah Kashyap)|
|Profession:||Actor, Producer, Director, Writer|
|Yearly Income:||$8 Million|
|Net Worth in 2022||$110 Million|
|Content Last Updated:||March 2022|
Personal Life of Anurag Kashyap
Anurag maintains a close link with his family which includes his siblings and his extended family as well. He got married to Aarti Bajaj, who was a film editor in the 1990s.
They have a daughter named Aaliyah Kashyap together. Due to personal reasons, they parted ways and had an amicable divorce in 2009.
He went ahead to marry Kalki Koechlin in around 2010. However, they took a break in 2013 and parted ways in 2015.
Career of Anurag Kashyap
Anurag Kashyap never wanted to be a part of the movie fraternity. The Italian movie Bicycle Thieves inspired him to take the profession that he currently describes as his inner calling.
Thanks to the movie, because without it we surely would have lost one of the important assets and visionaries of the movie industry.
There were a series of mishappenings that clouded Anurag’s career ever since he began. Be it the death of the director of his first-ever theatre experience which caused his debut to go on a hiatus to his script getting scrapped.
However tough days don’t last long, but tough people certainly do. Soon he wrote the script for a few episodes of the show Kabhie Kabhie. His career kick-started when he wrote a script for the movie Satya which went on to become one of the highest-grossing and loved movies of all time.
From then on he wrote the scripts for movies like Kaun and Shool in the year 1999. He released his first-ever short film, thus his appearance on the threshold of the world of directors in the year 1999, named The Last Train To Mahakali.
He wrote dialogues for movies like Paisa Vasool, Yuva, Main Aisa Hi Hoon, Mixed Doubles, etc throughout the years 2004 and 2005. He also wrote the dialogues for a Canadian movie named Water.
He went on to make movies like No Smoking, the animated film, the return of Hanuman, He was a part of the project titled Mumbai Cutting which went on to get premiered at the film festival in Los Angeles.
He went on to direct That Girl in Yellow Boots, the movie achieving great critical acclaim and recognition in places like Venice Film Festival, Toronto Film Festival, etc. He made movies like The Gangs of Wasseypur in 2012, which went on to achieve great success at the box office.
He made various ventures like short films like That Day After Everyday, Murabba, Ugly, Bombay Velvet, etc.
Almost all of the films got premiered in the revered Cannes Film Festivals over time, some even getting standing ovations. His work was claimed to be perfect and exemplary by the critics, even though some films didn’t do as well at the box office.
He wrote as well as directed the movie Raman Raghav 2.0 which was yet again a huge success with the critics, going on to be premiered in various recognized places.
As the era of Netflix dawned, he partnered with a couple of well-known writers and directors and made Lust Stories in 2018, which was one of India’s First Netflix Original Stories, receiving the love of not just national but international audiences as well.
The Netflix chapter of his life includes other parts like Ghost Stories and Choked in the year 2020.
His last venture in a directorial way was Manmarziyan in 2018, which yet again went ahead to become the favorite of various critics all around the world.
He was the founder of the production company Anurag Kashyap Productions in the year 2009, with his first venture being the movie Udaan.
He produced movies like Shaitan, Chittagong, Aiyyaa, Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana, Shorts, The Lunchbox, Yudh, The world before her, Katiyabaaz, Lootera, Hasee Toh Phasee, NH10, Shaandaar, Udta Punjab, etc.
He has also been a part in movies as an actor like Trishna, Bhootnath Returns, Happy New Year, Akira, etc.
Awards & Achievements of Anurag Kashyap
He has received various accolades throughout his life. Some include honors like Ordre des Arts et des Letters in 2013, he was also selected for being a part of the jury of the Venice Film Festival in 2009, the Sundance Film Festival, etc to name a few.
He has received the Yash Bharti Award for his contribution, the Screen Award for Best Screenplay, Special Jury Awards, Best story awards, etc. He has way more awards and recognitions to come!
Major Investments and Assets of Anurag Kashyap
Anurag is noted to be among one of the richest directors in India. He owns a grandeur house worth millions in Hyderabad, real estate properties all across the globe, luxurious cars, etc to state a few!
Must Watch Latest Video and Trending Photographs of Anurag Kashyap
Insight into the Bollywood Industry, as well as this serves as a motivational speech to the aspiring movie producers/directors/writers/actors, etc. A must-watch!
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