Piiyush Singh

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Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
OccupationFilm producer
Years active1999-present
Known for
  • Bhonsle
  • The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir
  • Nakkash
  • Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai

Piiyush Singh is an Indian film producer. He is mostly known for Bhonsle, The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir, Nakkash and Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai.

Early life

Singh is originally from Lucknow[1], Uttar Pradesh.


Singh, after producing shows and series on TV for a decade[1], moved into cinema with short films like Taandav (starring Manoj Bajpayee) and Kriti (directed by Shirish Kunder). In 2017, he produced CyberSquad, a web series for AltBalaji.

In 2018, he produced Bhonsle, written and directed by Devashish Makhija. Bajpayee won the Cultural Diversity Award under the patronage of UNESCO[2] for the Best Actor category award for the film. He produced The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir, based on a novel by Romain Puertolas. The movie, directed by Ken Scott, starring Dhanush.

In 2019, Singh produced Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai?, a remake of the 1980 classic, starring Manav Kaul. In the same year, he produced Nakkash.[3]



Year Name Role Note
2018 Bhonsle Producer
2019 Albert Pinto Ko gussa kyun aata hai Producer
Nakkash Producer
The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Producer & Distributor
2020 Ab Aani CD Producer Marathi Film


Type Name Role Network
Daily Soap Juhi ETV Urdu Producer
Weekly Show Chainpur Ki Daastan ETV Urdu Producer
Daily Soap Karayala Gelo Ek Etv Marathi Producer
Daily Soap Preet Na Jaane Reet Etv Rajasthan Producer
Daily Soap Who... Kaun? Sahara TV Producer
Daily Soap Raaz... The thriller Sahara TV Producer
Documentary Bollywood Raisat Cinema Producer

Web Series

Year Film Role Platform
2017 Cybersquad Producer Alt Balaji

Short Films

Year Film Role Note
2017 Taandav Producer Short Film
2017 Kriti Producer Short Film


Film Name Festival Awards
Bhonsle Asian Film Festival Barcelona, 2019 1. Best Director[4]
2. Best Screenplay[4]
Asia Pacific Screen Awards, 2019 Best Actor[5]
Nakkash Washington DC South Asian Film Festival, USA, 2018 Best Actor[6][7]
International Film Festival of Boston, USA, 2019 1. Best Actor[6]
2. Best Director[6]
LIFFT India 2019 Best Actor[8]
Maadathy 7th Aurangabad International Film Festival, 2020 1. FIPRESCI Jury Award (FIPRESCI - Fédération Internationale de la PRESse CInématographique)[9]
2. Best Cinematography Award[9]
3. Best Actress[9]
4. Golden Kailasha Award for Best Film[9]
The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Norwegian International Film Festival, 2018 Ray of Sunshine Award[10]
Barcelona Sant-Jordi International Film Festival, 2019 Best Comedy[11]
Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai? Singapore South Asian International Film Festival, 2017 Audience Choice Award[12]
Taandav (Short Film) Filmfare Short Film Awards, 2017 Best Actor[13]
Filmingo International Short Film Festival, 2016 Best Actor[14]
Rajasthan International Film Festival, 2017 Best Short Film[15]
Manhattan Short Vote For India, 2016 Best Director (Short Film)[16]
Kriti (Short Film) Rajasthan International Film Festival, 2017 Best Actress (Short Film)[15]

In the media


  1. 1.0 1.1 "'We are trying our best to bring good cinema to theatres'". Hindustan Times. 2019-07-04. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  2. "Manoj Bajpayee in Bhonsle". Asia Pacific Screen Awards. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  3. "An interview session with talented producers in town, Piiyush Singh and Abhayanand Singh". 2019-07-17. Retrieved 2020-03-04.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Manoj Bajpayee Starrer 'Bhonsle' Wins Two Awards At The Asian Film Festival Barcelona". IndiaTimes. 2019-11-15. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  5. MumbaiNovember 22, Suhani Singh; November 22, 2019UPDATED:; Ist, 2019 13:34. "Asia Pacific Screen Awards: Manoj Bajpayee wins Best Actor for Bhonsle". India Today. Retrieved 2020-05-24.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link) CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 IANS (2018-09-13). "My faith in optimism has increased: Inaamulhaq on DCSAFF award". Business Standard India. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  7. "Inaamulhaq Wins International Acclaim For NAKKASH". Glamsham. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  8. "LIFFT INDIA Filmotsav". www.facebook.com. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 "Aurangabad International Film Festival - 2020". www.aifilmfest.in. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  10. "Dhanush's international debut The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir to release in over 160 countries?". www.timesnownews.com. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  11. "Dhanush's international debut The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir to release in over 160 countries?". www.timesnownews.com. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  12. "Singapore South Asian International Film Festival". www.facebook.com. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  13. "Winners of Jio Filmfare Short Film Awards". filmfare.com. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  14. "Manoj Bajpayee: The king of short films". Free Press Journal. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  15. 15.0 15.1 "RIFF | Rajasthan International Film Festival, RIFF Jaipur, Jaipur RIFF, riff 2015, Jaipur Rajasthan largest Film Festival in JAIPUR, Rajasthan,INDIA". riffjaipur.org. Retrieved 2020-05-24.
  16. Parande, Shweta (2016-09-27). "Manhattan Short Film Festival returns to Mumbai; Manoj Bajpayee's Taandav among Top 3 winners". India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com. Retrieved 2020-05-24.

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