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A glance at Mukesh Asopa’s journey to becoming a renowned filmmaker

It is true that more than any other creative force in the film industry, directors are in charge of steering and molding films. And to become one of the highly influential directors of all times is not something a person becomes in a day. This position is only acquired after going through multiple life experiences, succumbing to tremendous pressure, and dealing with them calmly. Mukesh Asopa is a perfect example of a filmmaker who has, with his eccentricity, produced award-winning films and is progressing fast in the Hollywood Film Industry.

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Who is Mukesh Asopa? If you don’t know him already, Asopa is a multi-award-winning actor, producer, writer, and director based in Canada. He is a living-breathing example of what true talent looks like. To top that, Asopa is also a member of DGC (Directors Guild of Canada), as well as an alumnus of the prestigious Barry John acting studio. Having started his career in 2006, Asopa has till now produced and directed over 6 blockbuster films such as Aisha and Rahul, The Taste of Relation, Zombie Beach, Chambers Gate, Depth of Pyaar, and Bloody Romeo to name a few. These creatively crafted films have won him over 100  awards from various new and established film festivals under his production banner Asopa Films Inc.

To look back at the trajectory, one can easily conclude that Asopa’s steadfast success has something to do with his education and experience, alike. He completed his education at some of the best-known schools and colleges where he acquired the music needed knowledge and unique skill sets. Asopa is an alumnus of the prestigious University of Calcutta that has been home to numerous industry giants including  Satyajit Ray, Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay, Rabindranath Tagore, Ronald Ross, C.V. Raman, Amartya Sen, and others. Bollywood personalities like Mithun Chakraborty, Utpal Dutt, Rituparna Sengupta, Manna Dey, Sachin Dev Burman, Bhupen Hazarika, Kumar Sanu along with well-known Industrialists such as Harsh Goenka, Jagmohan Dalmia, Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, Rama Prasad Goenka, Dilip Sanghvi, Sanjiv Goenka, Aditya Birla and Vinay Maloo were also a part of this University, where Asopa acquired his primary education. Not only that, but Asopa also attended  BJAS (Barry John Acting Studio) that has produced artists like Mira Nair, Freida Pinto, Shahrukh Khan, Manoj Bachpai, Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Richa Chadda, Arjun Kapoor, Dia Mirza, Lillete Dubey, Kunal Kapoor, Divya Seth, and Pamela Rooks to name a few.

Based in Toronto, Canada, Mukesh Asopa travels to Los Angeles and Mumbai for projects. Latest movies like Depth of Pyaar are available to watch on Amazon Prime and all movies are available to watch at the official website of Asopa Films.

To have had such an extraordinary experience at some of the best institutes in the world has got to do something with the quality of work that Asopa has produced over the years! Look out for his recent masterpiece Bloody Romeo that has also been submitted in over 50 film festivals globally with results expected in the coming months and in 2022. Mukesh has not only inspired millions of people with his work but also earned a reputable position in the film industry. Asopa is truly a gem to watch, considering his constant evolution and zest to do better at each point!

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  1. Nancy Mitchell says:

    Creative Content, Engaging stories, good actors. Must checkout his works. We played his Zombie Beach and Depth of Pyaar at a friends reunion party and all enjoyed it here at Beverly Hills in the Hollywood.

  2. Anne Marie says:

    Amazing works out there to watch. Highly recommend.

  3. Rhonda Kirby says:

    Very well written article. Checked out works by Mukesh. Full of talents and professional presentations of his works . Watched his Zombie Beach and Depth Of Pyaar. Highly impressive work.

  4. Richard C says:

    Watched the movies by Asopa films and was very impressed. I am confident on Mukesh coming up soon as a big name in the Hollywood. Enjoyed watching all the trailers of his upcoming movies on IMDb .


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