Ramesh Talwar

Actor, Director


Ramesh Talwar is an Indian film, theatre, television and film director, co-producer and actor. He is the nephew of the film writer, short story writer and playwright Sagar Sarhadi. Talwar began his career as a child artist in Love in Shimla (1958), Dhool Ka Phool (1959) and Phool aur Kaliyan (1960) ( Produced by V Shantaram; directed by Ram Gabale ) which was a National Award winner – Gold medal for best childrens film.He was Yash Chopras assistant director between 1969 and 1979 and directed several films 1977 onwards. He is best known for directing – Baseraa (1981) which garnered him a Filmfare Best Director Award nomination and Zamana.He is also known for directing numerous plays in theatre.

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