Hrishikesh Mukherjee

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Personal Profile (Personal Biography)
Original Name: Rhishikesh Mukhopaddhae/Mukharji
Date of Birth: 30 September, 1922
Birth Place: Kolkata, India
Date of Death: August 27, 2006 (aged 83)
Death Place: Mumbai, India
Occupation: Director, Editor, Writer and/or Assistant Director
Children: 3 daughters & 1 son

Film Background (Filmography)
Positions Held: Chairman of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) and National Film Development Corporation (NFDC).
Debut Film: Musafir (1957)

List of Films by Hrishikesh Mukherjee
AS Director: Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate (1998), Talaash (1992), Namumkin (1988), Lathi (1988), Hum Hindustani (1986), Jhoothi (1985), Achha Bura (1983), Rang Birangi (1983), Kissi Se Na Kehna (1983), Bemisal (1982), Naram Garam (1981), Khubsoorat (1980), Jurmana (1979), Gol Maal (1979), Naukri (1978), Kotwal Saab (1977), Alaap (1977), Arjun Pandit (1976), Chaitali (1975), Chupke Chupke (1975), Mili (1975), Phir Kab Milogi (1974), Namak Haraam (1973), Abhimaan (1973), Bawarchi (1972), Sabse Bada Sukh (1972), Buddha Mil Gaya (1971), Guddi (1971), Anand (1970), Pyar Ka Sapna (1969), Satyakam (1969), Aashirwad (1968), Majhli Didi (1967), Anupama (1966), Biwi Aur Makaan (1966), Gaban (1966), Do Dil (1965), Sanjh Aur Savera (1964), Aashiq (1962), Asli-Naqli (1962), Chhaya (1961), Memdidi (1961), Anuradha (1960), Anari (1959), Musafir (1957).
As Editor, Writer and/or Assistant Director: Coolie (1983), Dastak (1970), Char Diwari (1961), Heera Moti (1959), Madhumati (1958), Devdas (1956), Biraj Bahu (1954), Parineeta (1953), Do Bigha Zameen (1951), Maa (1950), Tathapi (1947)

TV Serials
Hum Hindustani, Talaash, Dhoop Chhaon, Rishte, Ujaale Ki Or

Won NTR National Award in 2001
Berlin International Film Festival
Nominated for film Anuradha in 1961

National Film Awards
Won National Film Award for Best Film, Anuradha (1960) in 1961
Received Dada Saheb Phalke Award in 1999
Also won India’s highest award in Cinema for Lifetime achievement in 1999

Filmfare Awards
Won Filmfare Best Editing Award for Madhumati (1958) in 1959
Won Filmfare Best Screenplay Award for Anokhi Raat (1968) in 1970
Won Filmfare Best Movie Award for Anand (1970)shared with N. C. Sippy in 1972
Won Filmfare Best Editing Award for Anand (1970) in 1972
Won Filmfare Best Story Award for Anand (1970) in 1972
Won Filmfare Best Movie Award for Khubsoorat (1980), shared with N. C. Sippy in 1981

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