Sameer Karnik, whose first film as a debu writer and a director was “Kyun! Ho Gaya Na” (released on 13th of August 2004) starring Vivek Oberoi and Aishwarya Rai together. He was also nominated for the same film as the Best Debuting Director in the Zee Cine Awards.
He started his career as an assistant director in the film “Kareeb”, directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra starring Bobby Deol and Neha. He had also acted in the same film as a side character role.
Then after a break of three years he came back with a film “Nanhe Jaisalmer” (released on 14th of September 2007) which was again written and directed by him starring Bobby Deol with a new child hero Dwij Yadav.
According to the sources Sameer had first approached the role of Bobby to Sharukh Khan. But ...» read full biography