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Kamal Nath - shaking it up
Kamal Nath - hails from Maniari village near Changsari in Assam, India, is one man who has carved a niche for himself in the cut throat world of film choreography in tinsel town all on his own steam. He is at present based in Mumbai. Being in the film industry for 25 years now, Kamal Nath has Choreographed more then hundred feature films.
Beginning with a Marathi film, Rangat Sangat, Kamal Nath got his major break as a solo choreographer in Solah Satrah, which released in 1988. Since then he had worked in about sixty (60) Hindi films and other regional films including Assamese, Bhojpuri, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali, Oriya to name a few.
Kamal Nath is mainly trained in Kathak, Indian folk, jazz and tap, however, he specialises in ‘Bollywood dance’, which is a medley of many genres. He has assisted ace choreographers like Surya Kumar, PL Raj, Hiralal (from the South), Saroj Khan, Madhav Kishan and Vijay-Oscar. Nath has a production house, BB Arts Entertainment, which plans to produce films, TV serials, music videos and other programmes.
Apart from films, Nath has also choreographed ad films, telly serials and music videos. Kamal Nath has performed in over 1,000 national and international shows in 19 countries across America, Europe, Africa, Australia, Middle East and other parts of Asia with leading Bollywood stars and singers.