Nilesh Jalamkar

Nilesh Jalamkar (born 6 July 1977) is an Indian actor, Film Director and producer of Marathi films. He has worked in Indian cinema and sometimes acted in well-known movies such as Aasud.[1][2]

Nilesh Jalamkar
Jalamkar in January 2019
Born (1977-07-06) 6 July 1977 (age 43)
OccupationFilm producer, film director, actor, teacher, lyricist
Spouse(s)Sheetal Nilesh Jalamkar

He began his directorial career with the groundbreaking Debu (2010) and has since delivered many box office hits over a period of 9 years. Jalamkar's films are known for their technical nuances and fantasy concepts and he is one of the few Indian filmmakers who have made successful films in the fantasy genre.[3]


Jalamkar started his career in Marathi movies with Debu a biopic on the life of Gadge Maharaj [4] and Mahanayak Vasant Tu a biopic on the life of Vasantrao Naik .[5] He has Worked with prominent names like Anu Malik and Sonu Nigam as a Director and a Lyricist. His most notable work is the Multi-starrer Nagpur Adhiveshan[6] with Makarand Anaspure, Mohan Joshi and Chetan Dalvi.His film Satyashodhak was funded by the Maharashtra Government was a biopic on Jyotiba Phule and Savitribai Phule.[7][8] His Current Work Aasud[9] will be released on 8 February 2019.

Personal lifeEdit

Nilesh Jalamkar is M.A from Shivaji College, Amravati and B.Ed from Nabira College, Nagpur. He spends most of his time teaching English Grammar for MPSC and UPSC students. He dreamed of being a Movie Creator since childhood. Mr. Jalamkar acted as Pralhad in a play when he was in 4th Grade.

Directorial credits
Year Title
2010 Debu
2015 Mahanayak Vasant Tu
2016 Nagpur Adhiveshan
2019 Aasud
2019 Satyashodhak


  1. ^ "'Aasud' trailer: Nilesh Jalamkar's realistic take on the system will blow your mind". The Times of India. 23 January 2019. Retrieved 4 April 2020.
  2. ^ "Nilesh Jalamkar's Hit Marathi Films That You Just Cannot Miss". Danish Ansari. Republic World. 9 January 2020. Retrieved 31 March 2020.
  3. ^ "Nilesh Jalamkar's hit Marathi films you should not miss". The Times of India. 4 January 2020. Retrieved 31 March 2020.
  4. ^ "'Debu' due for release on 20th August". Marathi Movie World. 18 August 2010. Retrieved 4 April 2020.
  5. ^ "Chinmay Mandlekar: Must watch Marathi movies of the actors". The Times of India. Retrieved 4 April 2020.
  6. ^ "Nagpur Adhiveshan Movie Review {2/5}: Critic Review of Nagpur Adhiveshan by Times of India" – via
  7. ^ "मुख्यमंत्री आणि नेत्यांच्या उपस्थितीत 'सत्यशोधक'चा मुहूर्त". LokSatta. 30 June 2016. Retrieved 5 April 2020.
  8. ^ "'Satyashodhak': Sandeep Kulkarni and Rajshri Deshpande to come together to portray this iconic role". Nitesh Poojari. The Times of India. 20 May 2019. Retrieved 5 April 2020.
  9. ^ "Aasud (2019) Cast - Actor, Actress, Director, Producer, Music Director". Cinestaan.

External linksEdit

Nilesh Jalamkar on IMDb