Advertising photographer and film maker for the past 30 years.
The journey of 52 Weeks Entertainment Ltd. goes back more than a decade to the year 1993, when a group of creatively charged professionals came together and formed a company called Shantanu Sheorey Aquakult Private Limited. On 25th November 1994, the company was converted into a Public Limited Company and renamed 52 Weeks Entertainment Ltd.
The company is driven by passionate promoters from the Film and Entertainment industry. Armed with a vision of creating engaging entertainment content across all formats; 52 Weeks Entertainment Ltd. is helmed by Shantanu Sheorey, Nayantara Katkar Sheorey (Kimi Katkar), Cyrus Bhot, Joe Rajan, Harsh Jain and Karishma Jain.
The first feature film produced under our banner was "Love U Soniyo", which had a theatrical release in July 2013 and featured Tanuj Virwani and Neha Hinge in the lead roles. Our next movie titled "Kis Kisko Pyar Karu", features the king of reality comedy in India, Kapil Sharma, and is directed by the ace director duo Abbas-Mastan.
In December 2014, we acquired a 51% stake in 4 Lions Films Private Limited, a successful creative Production House which has produced 10 television shows; notable among them being "Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi" and "Iss Pyar Ko Main Kya Naam Doon". The on-air shows created by them are "Qubool Hai" on Zee TV and "Humsafars" on Sony TV.
Photographer by profession, Shantanu Sheorey studied at renowned art school ‘Sir J.J. School of Art’. He has been an advertising photographer and film maker for the past thirty years.
Nayantara Sheorey is better known by name Kimi Katkar. Nayantara Sheorey was a model and bollywood actress.
She shot to fame in the movie Hum (1991), where she played the lead actress opposite Amitabh Bachchan.
Nayantara Sheorey has worked in films like Dosti Dushmani, Zalzala, Tohfa Mohabbat Ka, Shiv Shakti, Mulzim, Dariya Dil, Tamacha, Tejaa, Sher Dil, Zulm Ki Hukumat and many other films.
Cyrus Bhot is Executive Director of the Company who looks after day to day affairs of the company from 2011. Cyrus Bhot is Bachelor of Commerce and also Chartered Accountant (Inter).
He is CEO and founder of one of the India’s leading travel and tour organisation company Harvey India, it has branch and associate offices all over India and also has 1 international Office in Chicago. He is also Film Director and Producer
Harvey India Productions Private Limited incorporated by Mr. Joe produced and directed his first movie “Luv U Soniyo”
Karishma Jain, Executive Director of the company is pursuing Final Chartered Accountancy Course from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
Karishma Jain represents the company as Director of Four Lions Films Private Limited in which the company has acquired 50% stake.