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5 best and popular directors of Bollywood known for their style and genre of films.

5 uniquie and best directors of Bollywood who have made a mark in Bollywood - Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Madhur Bhandarkar and more.

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Here are 5 directors of Bollywood who have earned much popularity and respect in the Industry for their filmmaking skills and vision.

1. Madhur Bhandarkar.

This Bollywood director has been a synonym of realistic cinema in Bollywood. With movies like Page 3, Chandini Bar, Fashion and Traffic Signal, Bhandarkar marked his name in the Industry. His stories holds a mirror to the society and tries to make us question and see things with a different perspective.
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2. Priyadarshan.

Priyadarshan is another legendary director with career spanning over 40 years. He is the second director who has done most Hindi films after David Dhawan. While his majority of work is in Malyalam and his films range to various genres, in Bollywood he is know for her comedies. Hera Pheri, Hungama, Hulchul, Garam Masala, Bhagam Bhag, Chup Chup Ke, De Dana Dan and Bhool Bhulaiyaa are some of his popular work. He is known for his huge starcast and chase sequences in climax.

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3. Ram Gopal Verma.

Ram Gopal Verma is another one of the most popular names in the list of Bollywood directors who changed the cinema. Known for his films like Satya and Rangeela and Sarkar, the director is known for his experimental work, docudramas and realistic films.

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4. Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

Sanjay Leela Bhansali is the director almost every actor or actress wants to work with today. While one one hand with movies like Devdas and Bajirao Mastani the director gaev us some spectacular visuals and dramas, he is also known for Black and Khamoshi : The Musical.

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5. David Dhawan.

David Dhawan holds the record for directing most Hindi films. Known for her his collaboration with Govinda for various comedies, the director has been entertaining us a few decades now.

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