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faculty

department of acting

Mr. Shashi Ranjan
mr. shashi ranjan

Head of the Department, from the FTII, he has nearly 25 year experience in the industry. Now a successful Film & TV Producer, Director, Entrepreneur, he also has earlier experience of running an Acting School. Has had the honour of being on National Awards Jury twice. Has been assigned the Directorship of Maharashtra Chalchitra Nigam (Film City, Mumbai). Recipient of 'Haryana Samman' for Art & Culture from the Government of Haryana, presented by The Chief Minister Ch. Bhupinder Singh Hooda.

Mr. Shashi Ranjan
mr. abhinav chaturvedi

Abhinav Chaturvedi has the unique distinction of having 4 decades of collective experience in THEATRE, RADIO, TELEVISION, MOTION PICTURES, FILM PRODUCTION, MASTER OF CEREMONIES and is a known MEDIA PERSON. His acting mentor was OM SHIVPURI who gave him the earliest break at the age of 5. Since the journey continues.

He got a major break in HUM LOG in 1984 where he played the role of Nanhe. His second serial which was broadcast on Doordarshan was Buniyaad in 1986 directed by Ramesh Sippy. He has done films like PARBAT KE US PAAR , BHRASTACHAAR , YODHA, JEEVAN EK SANGHARSH , SURYAVANSHI , BAAZ & SAUDAGAR.

Mr. phonsok ladakhi
mr. phonsok ladakhi

Phonsok Ladakhi is an FTII alumnus with vast experience of acting in films and television. Among his best known films is KHEL KHILADI KA, a film by Arjun Hingorani. As far as television serials are concerned, he stood out in Chetan Anand's PARAMVIR CHAKRA, Saeed Mirza's INTEZAAR, Shyam Benegal's SUBHASH CHANDRA BOSE and Ved Rahi's GUL GULSHAN GULFAM. A devout Buddhist he is teacher of performing arts and Yoga.

Mr. rakesh bedi
mr. rakesh bedi

Rakesh Bedi is an Indian film actor and television personality. He started his career as a supporting actor in the 1979 film Hamare Tumhare starring Sanjeev Kumar, and then went on to Act in over 150 films and a couple of TV Serials. Some of his most memorable roles were in the 1985 film Chashme Buddoor and in the TV serials Shrimaan Shrimati and Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi. He had a little role in Gulzar's Mere Apne and he has also acted in a number of Punjabi movies such as Main tu assi tussi. Rakesh Bedi has worked with the New Delhi theatre group Pierrot's Troupe. Bedi is an alumnus of the Film and Television Institute of India.

Mr. javed khan
mr. javed khan

Javed Khan is an FTII alumnus and veteron of nearly 150 films including Ram Teri Ganga Maili, Andaz Apna Apna, Lagaan, and many more... besides he has done stellar work on Television also like in such memorable serials like Nukkad, Mirza Ghalib ect.

department of singing

Mr. Shashi Ranjan
rimi basu sinha

Rimi Basu Sinha, a Masters in Hindustani Music from Allahabad University, and sangeet Prabhakar from Prayag Sangeet Samiti,is a top-graded artiste in AIR & DD. Presently settled in Mumbai, Rimi is not only a talented singer but also one of India's very few female composers/Music Directors. Her albums have been released by prestigious music companies like Sa Re Ga Ma and Times Music etc.The latest of them is a historic,venture-SAKHI-Celebrating Womanhood, released by Times Music. An all- women musical bonanza with famous singers has been hugely acclaimed by music lovers across the country and has brought many laurels too. Known for her forte to develop / teach innovative,modern day techniques in singing,students are thoroghly benefited by her simple yet effective methods.she has had the privilege of dubbing almost all the artistes in the film industry.

Mr. phonsok ladakhi
mr. mangal mishra

Mangal Mishra is Highly renowned Singer with Master Degree in 1st class in Classical Music from Ravindra Bharati University. Mangal is a regular Artists of All India Radio in Khyal, Dadra, Gazal and Bhajan. His dedication brilliance and sensational voice which have amazing range & sweetness read to many invitation from India and abroad. All the programmes got a lot of unbounded fountain-love from the distinguished audiences. Mangal is also assisted the album 'Asha & Friends' of Asha Bhosle with other actors like Sanjay Dutt, Urmila Mantodkar and famous cricketer Brett Lee.

department of dance

Mr. phonsok ladakhi
mr. swarup raj medara

The Department is headed by the noted Bollywood choreographer Mr Swarup Raj Medara. Trained in India and America, he has choreographed several Bollywood actors and celebrities like Shahrukh Khan,Salman Khan, Abhishek Bachan, Hrithik Roshan, Rani Mukherji, Priyanka Chopra, Sushmita Sen, Bipasha Basu, Priety Zinta, Katrina Kaif …and virtually the entire Television Industry has danced to his tunes for the biggest awards nights and other stage performances. The department will also have the benefit of learning from celebrity dancers and stars who will visit the School from time to time.

department of personality enhancement

Mr. phonsok ladakhi
ms aroona mookhey

Ms Aroona Mookhey, the Head of the Department, is a very well known person in the fields of Personality Development, Grooming, Motivation. She has been conducting workshops with notable corporate establishments as well as individuals and groups, for several years. She is the founder of the counselling firm Rivet Counselling, and as a 'Life Coach', she has trained many many individuals, ncluding her own daughter, the former Miss World, Ms Yukta Mookhey- towards all-round personality enhancement.

guest faculty

Mr. phonsok ladakhi
mr anup jalota

Anup Jalota is a singer/musician, best known for his performances in the Indian musical form, the bhajan and the Urdu form of poetry: ghazal. He is popularly known as the Bhajan Samraat (Emperor of Bhajans). Padmashree for 2012 has been conferred upon him in the field of Art-Indian Classical Music- Vocal.

Mr. phonsok ladakhi
mr gulshan grover

Gulshan Grover is an actor, who has acted in over 400 films through a career spanning over 30 years. Gulshan Grover is one of the first Indian actors to have made a successful transition from Bollywood into Hollywood and international Cinema.

Mr. phonsok ladakhi
ms kavita seth

Kavita Seth is a singer, who is mostly known as a playback singer in Hindi cinema, as well as a performer of Ghazals and Sufi music, and has formed her musical group, 'Karwaan Group', a band of Sufi musicians. She won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Playback Singer in 2010 for her classical Sufi rendition 'Gunja Sa Koi Iktara' for the film 'Wake Up Sid' (2009), she also won the 'Star Screen Award' for Best Female Playback for the same song, which was one of the biggest chartbusters in 2009.