Ganesh Acharya indian choreographer

Ganesh Acharya is an Indian choreographer, film director and occasional film actor active in India BollywoodHe has choreographed for Bodyguard and Singham amongst others. He has also appeared in numerous music videos for films. He opened out as a film actor with the 2013 dance film ABCD: Any Body Can Dance.

He won the National Film Award For Best Choreography at 61st National Film Awards for his work for song “Hawan Kund” from 2013 movie Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. He was also nominated for the Best Choreographer Award for his song “Malhaari” from the 2015 film Bajirao Mastani at 61st Filmfare Awards.

Biography

Ganesh Acharya indian choreographer

When Ganesh was 10, his father, a dancer and a choreographer Mr. Gopi, died, which plunged his family into financial crisis and forced Ganesh to give up his studies. He later moved on to CuttackOrissa. Then he started learning the art of dancing from his sister.

He later assisted famous choreographer Kamalji, until he died. Ganesh started his own dance group at the age of 12, became a choreographer at 19 and worked in his first film, Anaam (1992) at 21.

In 2002, he was nominated in Screen Weekly Awards for best choreography for Badi Mushkil song from Lajja (2001). In 2005, he was nominated for Technical awards in Zee Cine Awards as the best choreographer for the song Aisa Jadoo Dala Re from Khakhee (2004). In 2007 he won Filmfare award for best choreography for the song Beedi from Omkara.

Films as choreographer

Sanju2018
Baaghi 22018
Padmaavat2018
Bhikari2017
Judwaa 22017
Bhoomi2017
Sarkar 32017
Munna Michael2017
Duvvada Jagannadham2017
Badrinath Ki Dulhania2017
Jolly LLB 22017
Baar Baar Dekho2016
Housefull 32016
Baaghi2016
Downtown2016
Sanam Re2015
Bajirao Mastani2015
Singh is Bling2015
Welcome Back2015
Suresh2015
Mumbai Can Dance Saala2015
Humshakals2014
PK2014
Heropanti2014
Main Tera Hero2014
Ram Leela2013
Mr. Money2013
Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani2013
Commando – A One Man Army2013
Chashme Baddoor2013
Zila Ghaziabad2013
Special 262013
Main Krishna Hoon2013
Dabangg 22012
Khiladi 7862012
Son of Sardaar2012
Chakravyuh2012
OMG Oh My God!2012
Heroine2012
Jeena Hai Toh Thok Daal2012
Department2012
Agneepath2012
Bodyguard2011
Singham2011
Double Dhamaal2011
Bin Bulaye Baraati2011
Isi Life Mein2010
Khuda Kasam2010
Action Replayy2010
Khatta Meetha2010
Raavan2010
My Friend Ganesha 32010
De Dana Dan2009
Jail2009
Baabarr2009
Shadow2009
Teree Sang2009
Ek Se Bure Do2009
Kisse Pyaar Karoon2009
Victory2009
Hari Puttar: A Comedy of Terrors2008
God Tussi Great Ho2008
Mehbooba2008
Haal-E-Dil2008
Hadh Kar Di Aapne2000
Refugee2000
Kunwara2000
Jung2000
Tera Jadoo Chal Gayaa2000
Beti No.12000
Joru Ka Ghulam2000
Chal Mere Bhai2000
Baaghi2000
Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge2000
En Sakhiye2000
Thakshak1999
Vaastav: The Reality1999
Hello Brother1999
Baadshah1999
Arjun Pandit1999
Mann1999
Hote Hote Pyaar Ho Gaya1999
Haseena Maan Jaayegi1999
Sirf Tum1999
Anari No 11999
Jaanam Samjha Karo1999
Silsila Hai Pyar Ka1999
International Khiladi1999
Kaala Samrajya1999
Lal Baadshah1999
Wajood1998
Soldier1998
Bade Miyan Chhote Miyan1998
Bandhan1998
Tirchhi Topiwale1998
Achanak1998
Gharwali Baharwali1998
Badmaash1998
Judwaa1997
Ghulam-E-Mustafa1997
Bhai1997
Mr. and Mrs. Khiladi1997
Ziddi1997
Auzaar1997
Chhote Sarkar1996
Saajan Chale Sasural1996
Coolie No. 11995
Taaqat1995
Maidan-E-Jung1995
Anaam1992

As Actor

Welcome Back2015
Hey Bro2015
ABCD: Any Body Can Dance2013
Trishna2013
Rowthiram2012
Raavan2010
Vighnaharta Shree Siddhivinayak2009
Money Hai Toh Honey Hai2008
Jalwa – Fun in Love2008
Vayasu Pasanga 2004
Koi Hai2003
Road2002
En Sakhiye2000
Ghatak1996
Company (film)2002
Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharni1989
Handsup (telugu movie)2000

 

As Director

Swami2007
Money Hai Toh Honey Hai2008
Angel2011
Bhikari 2017

 

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