Mushtaq Shiekh is a well-known and celebrated author, columnist, micro blogger, screenplay writer, film commentator and Shah Rukh Khan’s biographer.
To add another dimension to time management he has also gone ahead and turned film producer. To his credit is India's first underwater 3D film "Warning" & the much awaited and talked about film "Gulaab Gang" where Juhi and Madhuri Dixit clash for the first time on screen!
As a clutter breaker he has also started his sparkling new brand- 'Bollywould'-By Mushtaq Shiekh" which deals exclusively in smart, zany creative merchandise that allows you to take Bollywood to your homes and to your loved ones! Customized to your taste buds this idea has rocked with everyone who has a liking for anything films and Bollywood. For more long on to www.bollywould.com get the Bollywood magic in your lives.
Shiekh’s impressive resume includes screenplay writing credits for Om Shanti Om, Billu Barber and Ra.One. He has to his credit 4 film books: The Making of Asoka & The Making of Om Shanti Om. He also wrote the bestselling coffee table official biography of Shah Rukh Khan called ‘Still Reading Khan’. Which in its second edition and print run was called ‘Shah Rukh Can’.
'A to Z of Chennai Express'- 'Insiders Guide to make Bollywood's biggest blockbuster' is his fifth book.
In his avatar as a screenplay writer, his scripts have also been televised on national and private networks with serials and telefilms such as Kahin Toh Hoga, Kya Haadsa Kya Haqeeqat, KehnaHainKuchMujhko, recording some of the highest TV ratings in the country.
Mushtaq lives flashing his dimples in Mumbai-India with his mom, dad, two sisters Malika and Najma, two brother-in-laws Habib and Anuraag, his nephew Zidane and niece Ziyaa. His Life Coach is Bageera – the all black beautiful pet Labrador.
The man can also be seen in guest appearances in Shah Rukh’s films (Main Hoon Na-2004, Om Shanti Om- 2007, Luck By Chance- Ra.One 2012 and EktaKapoor’s films Kya KoolHain Hum-2005 & Kya Super KoolHain Hum-2012. For both he works as a “lucky charm” to which Mushtaq only laughs and says, “I am lucky to have such friends”.
As film commentator and a recognized opinion maker for the film fraternity, Mushtaq sips his black coffee at the local Bandra Reclamation Bru Cafe to enjoy Bollywood & everything it stands for.
And for everything else in life he takes to Twitter as @shiekhspear