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Author, Screenwriter, Filmmaker

Amrish Shah is gifted with many talents. After working in the Indian film and TV industry for almost two decades Mr. Shah has turned author with ‘Tiger Mates’, a romantic thriller set in the jungles of Chhattisgarh amidst the Naxal movement. It’s a story of two soulmates and their daredevilry in the face of extreme danger and fighting their inner demons only to discover their true calling. Tiger Mates promises an edgy novel that will entertain, engage and enrich the readers. Tiger Mates is about content where Style meets Substance packed with a rich and dynamic narrative. Tiger Mates is contemporary spin on the age-old concept of soulmates, now reloaded with swagger and spirit to withstand the storms of times to come.

Prior to turning author, Amrish weaved his magic with the pen while writing the screenplay for ‘Don 2’ starring Shahrukh Khan. The film which was released in December 2011, garnered more than Rs. 250 crores worldwide only through theatrical collections. The film was also premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival.

With the core being content, he began his career with directing TV shows, music videos and Adfilms and graduated to working as an Executive Producer with Star TV and later Creative Director with Sony TV. He has also been involved with Reliance Big Pictures as a Creative Consultant followed by a stint as the Vice-President (Creative) with PVR Pictures.

Amrish has scripted varied genres but his strength lies in Action-Thriller / Drama / Romantic Capers. These scripts are currently being pitched in Bollywood.

Amrish also runs a Film production/distribution Firm called ‘Aim N Shoot’ which specializes in low budget, high content New Age Films. He is also the Director on board of the filmed content house called ‘Celluloid Dreams’. Celluloid Dreams produces content for TV and Web.

He has also been a part of an international Docu-Drama on Mother Teresa as the Writer and the Creative Producer. The docu-drama was showcased in Cannes and won a lot critical acclaim globally. It also featured Hollywood Star Penelope Cruz.

Taking his love for story telling a step further he became the founder-mentor with an online story foundation-, the power of story. Super Storeee is an innovative institution with offline and online facilities, Conducts Story Seminars / Webinars and runs a Screenwriting Lab.

Amrish’s motto, also reflected in his stories is- “Conquer yourself and you have conquered the world”