Anil Kapoor

PhotographerNyay Bhushan
PrizeGold in Press / Other_PJ
Entry Description

One of India's most popular actors with a career spanning three decades, Anil Kapoor arrived on the international scene with his appearance in "Slumdog Millionaire". As one of the rare actors to have his feet firmly planted in mainstream commercial Bollywood cinema while making inroads into Hollywood, Kapoor is constantly balancing two worlds. And thus going global in the process.

About Photographer

A self-taught photographer and film-maker, I have always strived to celebrate both the moving and the still image in my visual expressions. Born in Kenya and raised in India, I am also influenced and inspired by cross-cultural artistic endeavors. My film-making activities have included four short films (and some commissioned films) made for, a global initiative promoted by Hollywood-based producer Deepak Nayar (Bend It Like Beckham). My photography has featured in promotional material for the Swiss Arts Council's India office. Awards - 2012 PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris: Bronze winner - book (series) - other category. 2011 International Photography Awards: seven Honorable Mentions for my three entries in four professional categories. 2010 PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris: First place, People's Choice Award, fine art - books - category.