Film Screenwriters List of Devdas Movie Writers

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This is a list of writers who wrote the film Devdas. Often times there are multiple writers for a film like this, so here’s a list of everyone who wrote Devdas. From the people who did re-writes on Devdas to those who wrote the original screenplay for Devdas, this is a list of everyone with a writing credit in the movie Devdas. The list you're viewing contains writers like Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Rajinder Singh Bedi.

This list answers the questions, "Who wrote Devdas?" and "Which writers wrote Devdas?"

Kidar Nath Sharma also Kedar Sharma, was an Indian film director, producer, screenwriter, and Lyricist of Hindi films. While he had great success as a director of such movies as Neel Kamal, Bawre Nain and Jogan, he is often most remembered for starting the acting careers of Bollywood greats Geeta Bali, Madhubala, Raj Kapoor, Mala Sinha, Bharat Bhushan and Tanuja. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 89 (1910-1999)

Birthplace: Narowal, Pakistan

Nationality: India

Films Written: Devdas, Jawani Ki Reet

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Prakash Kapadia is a screenwriter. ...more on Wikipedia

Films Written: Saawariya, Black, Devdas

Subjects: Helen Keller

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Pramathesh Barua is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Devdas Movie Writers
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Pramathesh Chandra Barua was a famous actor, director, and screenwriter of Indian films in the pre-independence era. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 48 (1903-1951)

Birthplace: Gauripur, India, India

Nationality: India

Films Written: Devdas, Devdas

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Rajinder Singh Bedi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Devdas Movie Writers
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Rajinder Singh Bedi was an Urdu writer of progressive writers' movement, playwright, who later became a Hindi film director, screenwriter and dialogue writer. As a screenwriter and dialogue writer, he is best known for Hrishikesh Mukherjee's films Abhimaan, Anupama and Satyakam; and Bimal Roy's Madhumati. As a director he is known for Dastak, starring Sanjeev Kumar and Rehana Sultan and Phagun, starring Dharmendra, Waheeda Rehman, Jaya Bhaduri and Vijay Arora. Bedi is considered one of the leading 20th century progressive writers of Urdu fiction, and second most prominent Urdu fiction writer, after Saadat Hasan Manto, and like Manto he is most known for his "disturbing" Partition of India ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 69 (1915-1984)

Birthplace: Sialkot, Pakistan

Nationality: India

Films Written: Mirza Ghalib, Bari Behen, Devdas, Garam Coat, Amaanat, + more

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