Film-maker Rahul Mittra’s Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster turns 9 today, making him one of the most sought after producers in the film industry known for backing great content. My first film #SahebBiwiAurGangster released on 30th Sep 9 years ago, marking my entry into the fiercely competitive yet bewitching Indian film industry. Looking back & seeing how far I’ve traveled leaves me with just 1 emotion-immense gratitude 🙏 #9yearsOfSahebBiwiAurGangster (@rahulmittra13) Rahul Mittra tweeted this morning after which it became viral.
A former journalist from The Times of India, Rahul Mittra carved out a name for himself in branding & promotions before becoming a film-maker. Defying nepotism and in the absence of any godfather, Rahul Mittra emerged a big name in Bollywood on his own in the last decade. Rahul Mittra made Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster which changed the context of Indian cinema, apart from the lives of everyone involved including director Tigmanshu Dhulia and actors Jimmy Sheirgill, Randeep Hooda & Mahie Gill. Rahul Mittra has worked closely with top actors including Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Irrfan Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Manoj Bajpayee, Arjun Rampal, Randeep Hooda, Jimmy Sheirgill, Rahul Dev, Raj Babbar, Gulshan Grover, Chunky Pandey, Kangana Ranaut, Sonakshi Sinha, Yami Gautam, Nargis Fakhri, Richa Chadha, Chitrangda Singh, Mahie Gill, Soha Ali Khan amongst others in a career spanning 10 years in Bollywood.
Having produced path-breaking films like the Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3, Bullett Raja, Revolver Rani, Cabaret, Sarkar 3 and having presented acclaimed films like Main Aur Charles & Daddy, Rahul Mittra’s next film Torbaaz will premier on Netflix this November. Rahul has won multiple awards for his films including the Amity Leadership Award for entertainment, Ph.D. Chamber of Commerce award for contribution to the film industry, Best Producer at Norway Bollywood Film Festival, a Most path-breaking producer at Vietnam Indian Film Festival, Best Producer at Poland Film Festival, Best Producer at Indian Film Festival Hungary, apart from others.
Rahul Mittra’s next film Torbaaz on suicide bomber kids starring Sanjay Dutt, Nargis Fakhri & Rahul Dev will also see him play a pivotal role as an Afghan Army colonel in the first Indian film to be ever shot in Kyrgyzstan. As an actor, apart from Torbaaz, Rahul Mittra will also be seen essaying important roles in forthcoming films Holy Cow & Love Hackers.