Priyanka Dutt

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Priyanka Dutt
Born (1984-12-19) 19 December 1984 (age 35)
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India
OccupationFilm producer
Years active2004–present
Known forSwapna Cinema
Spouse(s)Nag Ashwin
Parent(s)C. Ashwini Dutt (Father)
Vinaya Kumari (Mother)
RelativesSwapna Dutt (Sister)
Sravanthi Dutt (Younger Sister)

Priyanka Dutt (born 19 December 1984) is an Indian film producer known for her works in Telugu cinema.[1] Priyanka Dutt is the daughter of C. Ashwini Dutt, a well known Indian film producer and the founder of Vyjayanthi Movies. Dutt studied filmmaking from University of California, Los Angeles.[1] She made her debut as a filmmaker at the age of 21 by co-producing the film Balu in 2004.[1] She is the founder of Three Angels Studio, and has produced a short film titled; Yaadon Ki Baraat which has been screened at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.[2]

Early days[edit]

Dutt began her career in the film industry by assisting the Bombay based director and admaker Shoojit Sircar in many of his ad films for various brands. She moved to Hyderabad to co-produce movies with her father's banner Vyjayanthi Movies. She co-produced three films: Balu (2005), Jai Chiranjeeva (2005), and Shakti (2011).[2]

Three Angels Studio[edit]

Dutt launched her own production house, Three Angels Studio[3] in the year 2009 to encourage New age cinema. The studio produced its first film Baanam (2009) which explores the story of an IPS officer who is the son of a Naxalite. The film was critically acclaimed[4] for the way it dealt with the issue. The film won Priyanka the Silver Nandi Award in the best film category in 2009.[5] She also produced corporate films for premium clients in India under Three Angels Studio.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Production
2004 Balu N/A Vyjayanthi Movies
2005 Jai Chiranjeeva N/A Vyjayanthi Movies
2009 Baanam Producer Three Angels Studio
2010 Om Shanti Producer Three Angels Studio
2011 Shakti Producer Vyjayanthi Movies
2012 Sarocharu Producer Three Angels Studio
2013 Yaadon Ki Baraat Producer Three Angels Studio
2015 Yevade Subramanyam Producer Swapna Cinema
2018 Mahanati Producer Vyjayanthi Movies
2020 Jathi Ratnalu Nag Ashwin

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Priyanka takes Tollywood to Cannes". Retrieved 19 May 2013.
  2. ^ a b c "Yaadon Ki Baraat, during its short length, tells the tale of a young R.D. Burman fan". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 5 May 2013.
  3. ^ "Ashwini Dutt's daughter announces 2 projects". India Glitz. Retrieved 5 May 2013.
  4. ^ "Movie Review-Baanam". The Times of India. Retrieved 5 May 2013.
  5. ^ "Silver Nandi award for second best Feature Film for Baanam". Retrieved 19 May 2013.

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