The MoodyMo Awaaz Podcast

Episode #39: Danish Husain | Actor & Theatre Director

August 06, 2021 Mohua Chinappa
The MoodyMo Awaaz Podcast
Episode #39: Danish Husain | Actor & Theatre Director
Show Notes

Danish Husain is an actor, poet, storyteller, and a theatre director. He started his career in theatre with 𝐁𝐚𝐫𝐫𝐲 𝐉𝐨𝐑𝐧 and went on to work with directors like Habib Tanvir, Rajinder Nath, M.S. Sathyu, M.K. Raina, Sunil Shanbag, Sabina Mehta Jaitly, & Naseeruddin Shah. He was instrumental in reviving the lost art form of Urdu storytelling Dastangoi.Β 

He runs his own theatre company The Hoshruba Repertory in Mumbai.Β 

His major film work includes India's entry to Oscar 2018 - Newton (2017), Soorma (2018), Baazaar (2018), Ankhon Dekhi (2013), Dhobi Ghat (2010), and Peepli Live (2010) & the recent Netflix series Bombay Begums (2021).

Instagram: @dan.husain

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