Biography

Nitesh Tiwari is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and lyricist known for his works in Bollywood. He made his directorial debut by co-directing Chillar Party (2011) which won the National Film Award for Best Children's Film for that year. He then directed the supernatural political drama Bhoothnath Returns (2014) which became a box office hit.

In 2016, he scripted, and directed Dangal which was screened at the Beijing International Film Festival in April 2017 and second BRICS festival in June 2017. The film is the highest-grossing Indian films and the fifth highest grossing non-English film, having collected over ₹2,000 crore (US$280 million) of which more than ₹1,200 crore was earned in China, where it has emerged as one of the top 20 highest-grossers of all time.

Nitesh Tiwari is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and lyricist known for his works in Bollywood. He made his directorial debut by co-directing Chillar Party (2011) which won the National Film Award for Best Children's Film for that year. He then directed the supernatural political drama Bhoothnath Returns (2014) which became a box office hit.

In 2016, he scripted, and directed Dangal which was screened at the Beijing International Film Festival in April 2017 and second BRICS festival in June 2017. The film is the highest-grossing Indian films and the fifth highest grossing non-English film, having collected over ₹2,000 crore (US$280 million) of which more than ₹1,200 crore was earned in China, where it has emerged as one of the top 20 highest-grossers of all time.

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Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 7

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Place of Birth Itarsi, Madhya Pradesh, India

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

2017 Bareilly Ki Barfi Screenplay
2016 Dangal Screenplay
2016 The New Classmate Dialogue Screenplay Story
2014 Kill Dil Screenplay
2014 Bhoothnath Returns Screenplay
2011 Chillar Party Screenplay

Directing

2019 Chhichhore Director
2016 Dangal Director
2014 Bhoothnath Returns Director
2011 Chillar Party Director

Production

2016 The New Classmate Producer

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