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Abbas Tyrewala

Abbas Tyrewala is an Hindi film storywriter, screenwriter, dialogue writer and director. After making his mark as a screenwriter and dialogue writer in early 2000s, with award winning films like Maqbool (2003), Munnabhai M.B.B.S. (2003), he made his debut as a director with a breezy romantic comedy, Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na (2008).


Born and brought up in Bombay to Muslim parents, Abbas joined St. Xavie...

Abbas Tyrewala: I owe Pakhi an apology

2010 was a year of much learning and sobering for writer-turned-director Abbas Tyrewala. After the debacle of Jhootha Hi Sahi, he has decided to never, yes NEVER, make a romantic film again. Says...
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John convinced hubby to cast me - Pakhi

Pakhi Tyrewala is nervous but also relieved. Her big preparation (script writing) is done, the exams have been written (shooting), notes exchanged (her colleagues tell her that she has done well)...
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Jhootha Hi Sahi - Review

Every film should be judged purely on the basis of its merits/demerits. Comparisons or drawing parallels with another film, even if it's helmed by the same director, is not right, in my opinion....
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