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List of notable or famous television directors from India, with bios and photos, including the top television directors born in India and even some popular television directors who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian television directors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These television directors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known television director from India is included when available.

This list includes Neena Gupta, Aruna Irani and more.

This historic television directors from India list can help answer the questions "Who are some Indian television directors of note?" and "Who are the most famous television directors from India?" These prominent television directors of India may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Indian television directors.

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Anthony Page is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Television Directors from India
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Anthony Page is a British stage and film director. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 82

Birthplace: Bangalore, India

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Aruna Irani is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Television Directors from India
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Aruna Irani is an Indian actress who has acted in over 300 films mostly playing supporting roles. She has danced in the songs "Thoda Resham Lagta Hai" from film Jyoti, "Chadti Jawani Meri Chaal Mastani", "Dilbar Dilse Pyare", "Ab Jo Mile Hai" from film Caravan, "Main Shayar To Nahi" from film Bobby and "Apni To Jaise Taise" from film "Lawaaris" amongst others. Her performance in both films won her nomination at Filmfare Awards for Best Supporting Role. She holds the record for winning maximum nominations in this category and received the award twice for her roles in Pet Pyaar Aur Paap and Beta. In January 2012, she was honoured with Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award at the 57th Filmfare ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 65

Birthplace: India, Mumbai

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Basu Chatterjee is an Indian film director and screenwriter. Through the 1970s and 80s, he became associated with what came to be known as middle cinema or middle-of-the road cinema, with film makers like Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Basu Bhattacharya, whom he assisted in Teesri Kasam. Like them, his films also dealt with light-hearted stories of middle-class families often in urban settings, focussing on marital and love relationships, with exceptions like Ek Ruka Hua Faisla and Kamla Ki Maut, which delved into social and moral issues. He is best known for his films Chhoti Si Baat, Chitchor, Rajnigandha, Piya Ka Ghar, Baton Baton Mein and Shaukeen. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 88

Birthplace: Ajmer, Eurasia, Ajmer district, Ajmer division, India, + more

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Ekta Kapoor is an Indian TV and film producer. She is the Joint Managing Director and Creative Director of Balaji Telefilms, her production company. Kapoor is the daughter of actor Jeetendra and Shobha Kapoor. Her younger brother Tusshar Kapoor is also a Bollywood actor. She did her schooling at Bombay Scottish School, Mahim and attended college at Mithibai College. She has produced numerous soap opera, television series and movies. Her soap operas include, Hum Paanch, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Kkavyanjali, Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii, Kahiin to Hoga, Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil, Kasamh Se, Kkusum, Kutumb, Bandini, Kitani Mohabbat Hai, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 42

Birthplace: Maharashtra, Eurasia, India, Mumbai

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