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    ! report abuseJinesh shah
    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    Vishal is known for his collaborations with Gulzar, who opted for Vishal's music in all his directorial ventures since Maachis (1996). In turn, he has provided lyrics to all of Vishal's films.

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    Frequently makes Sukhwinder Singh sing the important songs in his movies. (eg The Blue Umbrella (2005), Omkara (2006) - title track, Kaminey: The Scoundrels (2009) - Dhan-Te-Nan song)

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    Known for his adaptations of William Shakespeare's tragedies (Maqbool based on Macbeth, Omkara based on Othello)

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    Frequently works with actors Pankaj Kapur like in Maqbool (2003), The Blue Umbrella (2005), and Blood Brothers (2007). Deepak Dobriyal in Maqbool, The Blue Umbrella and Omkara (2006)). Ajay Devgan in Omkara and U Me Aur Hum (2008). Naseeruddin Shah in Maqbool, Omkara)

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    His movies frequently have characters speak in a very thick local Indian accent and local slang in the dialogue (e.g. the Mumbai accent in Maqbool, the Himachal Pradesh accent in The Blue Umbrella, the Uttar Pradesh - Bihari accent in Omkara)

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    6. Often uses excessive alcohol intake or drunken talk as root of all the events or mishaps that follow in his films. Eg Pankaj Kapur's bodyguard's drinking at his orders leading to his murder in Maqbool (2003), the drunk talk between Rajjo and Langda Tyagi and drunk Kesu (cunningly made to drink by Langda Tyagi) creating a scene by beating up Rajjo after the 'Beedi' song sequence in Omkara (2006), drunk Pankaj Kapur bringing home injured Siddharth and saving his life in Blood Brothers (2007)

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    Bhardwaj was born in Bijnor but raised in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh to Ram Bhardwaj.

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    Her father Ram Bharadwaj was a government employee and was a sugarcane inspector, but were also a popular poet and lyricist.

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    As a young man, Bhardwaj moved to Delhi. He pursued his graduation in the famous Hindu College of Delhi University.

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    Jinesh shahwrote on 02 Apr 2011

    During her college days Vishal nurtured his talents and had also met his wife Rekha Bharadwaj during the course.

 

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