A.R. Rahman

Born: 6 January 1966, Madras

Highlighted works

  • Viceroy's House

    Viceroy's House

    Gurinder Chadha’s historical drama is set in Viceroy’s House in Delhi during the partition of India in 1947, when Lord Mountbatten, great grandson of Queen Victoria, was charged with handing India back to its people.

  • JODHAA AKBAR

    This 16th-century set epic love story is visually magnificent.

  • KANDUKONDAIN KANDUKONDAIN

    A Tamil musical adaptation of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility, with A. R. Rahman composing.

  • Bombay

    With music by A. R. Rahman, this romantic musical is set against the Hindu-Muslim riots of the early 1990s.

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