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Imtiaz Ali

Film Director . Actor . Writer . Editor

Imtiaz Ali was bord on 6 June 1971 in Darbhanga, Bihar and grew up in Patna and Jamshedpur. He did his early schooling from St. Michael's Patna and later moved to DBMS English school at Jamshedpur. To pursue his higher education he moved to the Hindu College at Delhi. Imtiaz took a keen interest in Dramatics right from his early childhood. He was instrumental in starting Ibtida, the dramatics society of Hindu College. He was very clear in his mind that he wanted to be a Film Director and was very focussed to achieve his goal. So, after graduation, he moved to Mumbai to pursue a diploma course from Xavier Institute of Communication. Imtiaz is married to Preety Ali.

Imtiaz Ali began his career directing TV programs such as Kurukshetra (Zee TV) and Imtehaan (Star Plus). He then moved to Bollywood and started working as a Director. Imtiaz tasted real success from his first super-hit film, the Shahid and Kareena Kapoor starrer Jab We Met. Since then he has directed a number of hit films, including - Love Aaj Kal (Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone), Rockstar (Ranbir Kapoor and Nargis).

Some of Imtiaz Ali's works:

As a Director - Socha Na Tha (2005), Jab We Met (2007), Love Aaj Kal (2009), Rockstar (2011), Highway (2013)

As a Writer - Socha Na Tha (2005), Ahista Ahista (2006), Jab We Met (2007), Love Aaj Kal (2009), Rockstar (2011), Cocktail (2012), Highway (2013)

As an Editor - Socha Na Tha (2005), Love Aaj Kal (2009)

As an Actor - Black Friday (2007)

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