BIO 

|   Height: 5"10   |   Eye Color: Dark Brown   |   Ethnicity: Tamilian (South Indian)   |

Languages known: English, Hindi, Tamil, Marathi, Urdu, Gujarati, Malayalam

DIRECTOR & ACTOR

Parmeshwar K. R.  holds  UNESCO Certificate in Drama, Communication & Journalism. He has been doing Theatre as a Director for over 40 years in 9 different languages including English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Sindhi, Bengali, Malayalam, Kannada & Tamil. Being trained in Hindustani, Carnatic and Western music, he has also composed Music for stage shows.

 

Parmeshwar has been training and directing dramas for colleges and institutions such as Elphinstone, St.Xaviers, Podar, Dr. Ambedkar College, SNDT, ISKCON, Shanmukhanand etc. He teaches Dramatics to UNESCO, Mumbai University, and Iskcon  students. Parmeshwar K.R.'s chosen subject was "Direction". 

 

Post his retirement from Bank of Baroda, he has acted in Character roles in "Hindi-English-Tamil" International feature films, Advertisement films, Webseries & Television. 

Born and brought up in Bombay (Mumbai), Tamil is his mother tongue. He has been exposed to all language theatres in a Cosmopolitan city like Bombay. He has directed plays for Banks, in Inter Bank competitions and won many awards and appreciated by creative filmmakers like late K. Balachandar of Ek Duuje ke Liye/Zara si Zindagi and Bharati Raja of Solva Savan/16 Vayadinile. 

 WORK EXPERIENCE 

Flims,      

Web Series, &  

Television

Sanjay Leela Bhansali   |   Malaal   |   2019  |   Actor - Professor Examiner

Ronnie Screwvala   |   URI   |   2019  |   Actor - Head ISRO Scientist, Srinivas 

Viacomm 18   |   Thackeray   |   2019  |   Actor - Judge, Allahabad High Court

Eros Now   |   Aligarh   |   2015  |   Actor - Professor Sridharan

Rajya Sabha TV   |   Samvidhaan   |   2014  |   Actor - M. Ruthnaswamy

Viacomm 18   |   Madras Cafe   |   2013  |   Actor - Narayan

Amazon Prime   |   Gormint   |   2019  |   Actor - Tamil Nadu Minister

Channel V   |   Confessions Of An Indian Teenager   |   2014  |   Actor - Restaurant Owner

Zing TV   |   Twistwala Love   |   2015  |   Actor - Sriram (Iyengar Father)

Zing TV   |   Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya   |   2014  |   Actor - Hostel Warden

Kavya Art   |   377- Still in Colonial Rule   |   2015  |   Actor

Commercials   | 

Advertisements

MX Player   |   2019 Indian Elections   |   2019  |   Actor - Politician

Kalyan Jewellers   |   Tamil Advertisement   |   2016  |   Actor - Father

Theatre

Indian Theatre Center   |   Amma Retire Aagiraal   |   2010  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Athanaikkum Asaippadu   |   2005  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Sindhippom Sindhikka Vaippom   |   1999  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Grama Rajyam   |   1993  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Murandu   |   1990  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Shalagramam   |   1990  |   Director

Ambedkar College   |   Ippadiyum Sila Manidhargal   |   1986  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Satya Lahari   |   1985  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Balloon Oorvalam   |   1984  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Kakkaki Siraginile   |   1981  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Saptapadi   |   1981  |   Director

Ambedkar College   |   Oru Iravukku Nangu Pagal Vazhigal   |   1979  |   Director

Ambedkar College   |   Enakku 16 Tayargal Vendum   |   1979  |   Director

Podar College   |   Naan Enna Cheyyattum Sollungo   |   1979  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Muzhumai Atra Mugangal   |   1978  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Vayiru   |   1978  |   Director

Indian Theatre Center   |   Narkalikkarar   |   1978  |   Director

ADC   |   Thevai Oru Fridge   |   1978  |   Director

Dr. Ambedkar College   |   Evam Indrajit   |   1976  |   Director

Elphinstone & SNDT  Colleges  |   Multipe Dramas   |   1975 - 1990  |   Director

 Training & Workshops 

Unesco   |   Dramatics Workshop |   Director - Instructor

Mumbai University   |   Dramatics   |   Director - Instructor

ISKCON   |   Dramatics   |   Director - Instructor

 FURTHER  DETAILS 

Parmeshwar's students such as Suresh Krishna, L. Balaji and the late RS Mani have reached greater heights in their respective full-time profession in Theatre/TV/Films.

Trained by Veteran Mentor Shri Mansukh Joshi of Indian National Theatre, Parmeshwar K. R. has worked with stalwart Actors & Directors such as Dr. Shreeram Lagu, Satish  Dubhashi, PL Deshpande, Sadashiv Amrapurkar, Amrish Puri, Shambu Mitra & Dilip Kolhatkar. He had the opportunity to observe from close quarters Satyadev Dubey, Writer-Director-Actor Girish Karnad and the greatest successful Director of Gujarati stage, Shri Pravin Joshi, who balanced Art & Commerce on Gujarati stage successfully, as much as Goldie Vijay Anand in Hindi films.