Rohit wrote on 11 Aug 2008
Indra Kumar is an Indian Irani film,director and producer and Gujarati Film actor. He has appeared in number of Gujarti film playing comedian or second lead to protagonist. He is brother of actress Aruna Irani. His speciality is in comedy genre and most of his films have been laugh riots or contain consdirable amount of rib tickling comedy. He has also directed romantic and family drama films. He also acted in the movie Kismat (1968).
He, along with his friend and partner, Ashok Thakeria were producers. In 1990 Indra Kumar turned director with Dil which was one of the biggest hits of the year. Indra Kumar followed up Beta and Raja. Ishq starring Aamir Khan and Ajay Devgan was also a big hit. After the failure of Mann and Rishtey, he made a came back with the comedy Masti. However, the next comedy, Pyare Mohan had no takers.
His next film, Dhamaal, with an all-male star cast was a big hit and his best film so far.
Indra Kumar is currently working on a movie called Daddy Cool.
His daughter, Shweta Kumar, is making her debut as an actress opposite Himesh Reshamiya in Karzzzz.