His movies have given a much needed push to the careers of many actors, and now filmmaker Imtiaz Ali hopes Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone will achieve greater heights with his latest romantic drama “Tamasha”.
Ranbir and Deepika, who started their Bollywood journey eighth years ago, have previously worked with the 44-year-old director in “Rockstar” and “Love Aaj Kal”, respectively.
Imtiaz Ali is known for making multiplex oriented films. Most of his films have received crictical appreciation and also has done well at the box office. He also has a good fan following among youth.
Imtiaz Ali started his career with Socha Na Tha in 2005. The film was a flop at the box office but most of people consider it Imtiaz’s best film till date.
In 2007, he made Jab We Met with Shahid Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor. This film brought him in the limelight. Jab We Met opened to positive reviews and completed 50 days at the box office. It still remains one of the most popular Bollywood romantic film.
It was followed by Love Aaj Kal starring Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone. The film took a solid opening due to chrtbuster music and went on to become one of the highest grossers of 2009. It is also the biggest hit of Imtiaz Ali.
Later on he worked with Ranbir Kapoor in Rockstar which released in 2011. Despite receving mixed reviews, Rockstar has a solid start at the box office. The film was a craze among youth.
Imtiaz’s last film was Alia Bhatt starrer Highway. It was an off beat film and did well at the box office.
Let’s check out Imtiaz Ali’s box office performance
Socha Na Tha
Jab We Met
Love Aaj Kal
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