Inder Raj Anand

Director, Writer, Dialogue writer


Inder Raj Anand (इंदर राज आनन्द; died 6 March 1987) was an Indian film dialogue and screenwriter in Hindi cinema, who worked on many Raj Kapoor films, starting with Aag (1948), Aah (1953), Anari (1959) and Sangam (1963).He was father to actor-director Tinnu Anand and producer Bittu Anand. Inders grandson is noted film director Siddharth Anand (Salaam Namaste (2005) and Anjaana Anjaani (2010)). Famous director Mukul Anand was Inders nephew. Shahenshah, starring Amitabh Bachchan was Inders last film as a writer. It was produced by his son, Bittu, and was directed by Tinnu. Shahenshah was released after Inders death and it became one of the biggest hits of that year.

Bio from Wikipedia - See more on Text under CC-BY-SA license