Happy Birthday Sooraj Barjatya: Hindi cinema’s legendary producer-director Sooraj Barjatya’s birthday falls on 22 February. He is counted as a distinct and special filmmaker of Bollywood. Sooraj Barjatya is known for making family films. Most of his films revolve around family and married life and some are beautiful love stories. On the special occasion of his birthday, we introduce you to the special things related to Sooraj Barjatya.
Sooraj Barjatya was born on 22 February 1965 in Mumbai. His family has been associated with the film industry for a long time. Sooraj Barjatya started his career in Bollywood as a co-director. At the same time, he started his career as a film director with Salman Khan’s film ‘Maine Pyar Kiya.’ The film Maine Pyar Kiya was Sooraj Barjatya’s first film as a lead director, while Salman Khan also made his debut as a lead actor and we all know what a big hit this film was.
The film Maine Pyar Kiya came in the year 1989. The film made a lot of headlines at the box office and won the hearts of millions of audience as well. Sooraj Barjatya has directed many films including Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Hum Saath Saath Hain, Vivah and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo after the film Maine Pyar Kiya. In his 32-year career, Sooraj Barjatya has produced and directed a total of seven films but none of these is small ones, each and every film made a lot of money as they were big hits in Bollywood.
Most of Sooraj Barjatya’s films not only made a different impression at the box office but also earned a decent amount. The credit for making Salman Khan a star also goes to Sooraj Barjatya. So far Salman Khan has earned a lot of name in all his films. The special thing is that Suraj Barjatya has also won many awards for his brilliant films.
He has won Best Director and Best Screenplay at Filmfare for the film ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun.’ There is also a production house of Suraj Barjatya named Rajshree Productions. Rajshree Productions is a well-known Bollywood production house. Sooraj Barjatya’s last film was Prem Ratan Dhan Payo which gained a lot of love from the audience. His film came in the year 2015. The film featured Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar and Neil Nitin Mukesh in the lead roles. Audiences are eagerly waiting for more of his amazing family drama films to come soon.