Himesh Reshammiya

23 July 1973 | Leo

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Himesh Reshammiya

Himesh Reshammiya

With an illustrious discography and many chartbusters to his credit, Himesh is one of the leading music directors in the industry. However, he has also proved his skills as a singer, actor, lyricist, film producer, and distributor and has bagged Phalke Award for his supporting role in Khiladi 786.

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With an illustrious discography and many chartbusters to his credit, Himesh is one of the leading music directors in the industry. However, he has also proved his skills as a singer, actor, lyricist, film producer, and distributor and has bagged Phalke Award for his supporting role in Khiladi 786. Born to Indian music director Vipin Reshammiya and Madhu Reshammiya in Mumbai, Himesh Reshammiya and his family share bonds with Bhavnagar district of Gujarat. He did his schooling from Hill Grange High School and it was there that he met his best friend Prashant Chadha (director), with whom he would collaborate in many future ventures. Himesh Reshammiya, whose songs popularly rocked all discotheques and DJs, is a famous Indian music director. Over the years, he has also donned the hats of a singer, actor, lyricist, film producer, and distributor. His music including that of his album Aap kaa Surroor (2006) have rocked the nation for more than half a decade and continue to do so. His debut as a music director was the Salman Khan starrer, Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya (1998). However, his first solo film as a music director was Tere Naam (2003), which was a huge success and proved the first milestone in his illustrious music career. He went on to make some memorable music in many Indian films like Humraaz (2002), Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2005), Aksar (2006), Apne (2007), Bodyguard (2011), Son of Sardaar (2012), Kick (2014) and many more. He made his acting debut with Aap Ka Surroor: The Movie (2005), under his friend, Prashant Chadha’s direction and the film was a success at the box office. He later went on to star in Karzzzz (2008), Damadamm! (2011) and Khiladi 786 (2012). He won the Phalke Best Supporting Actor Award for his role in Khiladi 786. His upcoming ventures includes serving as a music director for Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015) and Heeriye (2016), in which he would also be acting. Himesh is married to Komal and they have a son named Swayam.

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