Dev Anand has long been known as the evergreen star of Hindi cinema. Navketan, the production company he started in 1949, is as perennial too. films and some of the finest film music ever produced in India. It has been a training ground for many famous directors, actors, producers and technicians. It has also launched several top names who went on to become big in their own right. Some of the landmark films of Indian cinema have been produced by Navketan, from Taxi Driver and Hare Rama Hare Krishna to Guide, which features in every list of the ten best films ever made in India. It has come to be known for its stylish, contemporary Well-known journalist Sidharth Bhatia has put together a fascinating saga of the creative partnerships which spawned an organization which is still going strong.
About The Author
Sidharth Bhatia has been in the media for over three decades, working as a journalist, television anchor, teacher and commentator in India and abroad. He writes on politics, foreign affairs, and society and culture. He loves old Hindi and Hollywood films and the city of Mumbai where he lives with his family. This is his first book.