Jayant Desai

Jayant Desai (1909-1976) is a Bollywood Director known for the movies Veer Babruvahan(1934), Sitamgarh(1934), Krishna Sudama(1933)

Other NamesJayantilal Jhinabhai Desai, Jinabhai Desai, Jayant Desai
Date Of Birth28 February 1909
Age(Age at Death: 67 years 1 months 22 days)
Place Of BirthSurat, Gujarat, India
Date Of Death19 April 1976
Place Of DeathMumbai, India
Jayant Desai was an Indian film director and producer.

After graduating from the University of Bombay Desai joined Ranjit Studios in 1929 where he directed numerous films including Toofani Toll, Tansen, Amber and Har Har Mahadev

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. In 1943 he left Ranjit Studios to found his own production company – Jayant Desai Productions. In 1960s he founded Jupiter Films and Hemlata Pictures.
  2. One of his films Toofani Toll was a commercial success and earned him reputation as a director of comedy films.
  3. Besides film direction he also acted in several films.

Jayant Desai: Filmography (16)

(All Jayant Desai Movies)
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1935 College Girl[Director]
1935 Noore Watan[Director]
1934 Nadira[Director]
1934 Sitamgarh[Director]
1934 Toofan Mail[Director]
1934 Veer Babruvahan[Director]
1933 Bhola Shikar[Director]
1933 Krishna Sudama[Director]
1932 Bhutio Mahal[Director]
1932 Char Chakram[Director]
1932 Do Badmash[Director]
1931 Banke Sawariya[Director]
1930 Noor-E-Watan[Director]
1930 Jawan Mard[Director]
1930 Love Angle[Director]
1930 Rani Saheba[Actor]