COSMOPOLITAN

Hollywood Bollywood

Film Credits

Screenplay by
SABRINA DHAWAN

Based on the story by
AKHIL SHARMA

Produced by
BRIAN DEVINE
JASON ORANS
JEN SMALL

Directed by
NISHA GANATRA

Costume Designer
ROBIN I. SHANE

Editor
JANE PIA ABRAMOWITZ

Composer
ANDREW LOCKINGTON

Songs by
CHRIS RAEL

Production Design
ROLF GRIMSTED

Director of Photography
MATT CLARK

Featuring

ROSHAN SETH
CAROL KANE

PURVA BEDI
YOLANDE BAVAN
TAJ CROWN

And
MADHUR JAFFREY

Cast

Hans
STEPHEN BARKER TURNER

Vandana
NEERJA SHARMA

Vandana’s Fiancee
KAL PENN

Young Gopal
NIKET SUBHEDAR

Dancers

SHEENA JAIN
JYOTSNA GAUTAM
SUSAN PATEL
MONICA PATEL
HETTLE PATEL
AVANI SHAH
PHALGUNI PAPAIYA
MONISHA CHOWDHARY
SHIVANI SHAH
KEVIN DHANIRAM
VISHAL SHETTY
JERRY VATTAMALA
SHENIL JAIN
RAMESHWAR JOSHI

Band Members
CHRIS RAEL
UMESH PATEL
PINKESH PATEL
AMIT DAVE

Executive Producer
THOMAS E. FANELLA

Executive for KTEH
LINDA DENNIS

Associate Producer
CHERRY MONTEJO

1st Assistant Director
MARCO LONDONER

2nd Assistant Director
KRISTAL MOSLEY

2nd 2nd Assistant Director
STEFANIE RING

Choreographer
RUJUTA VAIDYA

Steadicam Operator
SANDY HAYS

2nd Unit Director of Photography
ALBINO MARSETTI

1st Assistant Camera
CRAIG PRESSGROVE

Additional 1st Assistant Camera
VANINA FELDSZTEIN

Video Engineer
NATHANIEL MILLER

Prep Video Engineer
NICK THEODORAKIS

Camera Department Interns
ANDRE SALA
ALLISON WURTMAN

Camera crane by
BLACK DOG JIB PRODUCTIONS

Stills Photographer
CAREY KIRKELLA

Sound Mixer
JAN MCLAUGHLIN

Boom Operator
A.G. GUINDO

Utility Sound
SAMUEL CROW

Script Supervisor
SHARON WATT

Additional Script Supervisor
ARIEL LEVY

Art Director
SIOBAIN FLAHERTY

Set Decorator
SMITHA PARIGI

On Set Dresser
ALEXANDRA WOLF

Additional Set Dresser
LIZ ZIMMERMAN

Property Master
BROOKE BRAMLEY

Art Department Coordinator
MRIDU CHANDRA

Art Production Assistants
FRANK VAZQUEZ
TIM SANDERSON

Graphic Designer
EUGENE KUO

Gopal’s Fantasy Poster Design
SHIVANI ANEJA

Storyboard Artist
JIM MICKLE

Gaffer
MATT CRAIG

Best Boy Electric
JUSTIN GRAVATT

3rd Electric
LISA MARIE GLEESON

Additional Electrics
JUSTIN WHITAKER
ZACH ZAMBONI
ALLEN ZELLMAN

Key Grip
MATT HALE

Best Boy Grip
MELISSA GUIMARAES

3rd Grip
CRAIG STRIANO

Additional 3rd Grips
BRIAN MCKEE
RICHARD GRIGGS
PERRY UNJANG

Additional Grips
MARCUS LEHMAN
ANDREW B. HANSEN
TAYLOR C. DRAKE

Key Hair and Make-up Artist
LEO WON

Assistant Hair and Make-up Artist
BRIAN ABBOTT

Additional Hairstylists
MICHAEL COSTAIN
LORRAINE GODFREY

Additional Make-up Artists
LEEZA ANN RAWLINS
KAMILA OTCASEK
RYAN MCKNIGHT

Make-up provided by
MAC
RUSK HAIR CARE
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Wardrobe Supervisor
GINA FABIANO

Location Manager
MATT FABIANO

Security Coordinator
REGGIE WRIGHT

Legal Counsel
SPINAK & GRAY

Immigration Attorney
SHANNON K. SUCH

South Asian Community Liaison &
Jackson Heights Location Manager

USHMA PARIKH

Asst. Production Coordinator
MICHELLE COE

Production Accountant
ANGELA VICTOR

Office Production Assistant
HARTLEY BANE

Key Set Production Assistant
ISADORA KRIEGEL NICHOLAS

Set Production Assistants
JOSH INGALLS
DANIEL FERNANDEZ
PAOLO PASSAS
TOURE FOLKS
ANDREW CESANA
NOVERA A. KING
KATE KARBOWNICZEK

Additional Editing
NICHOLAS GOODMAN

Assistant Editor
ERIN CRACKEL

Visual Effects Designers
TODD RUFF - POSTWORKS
AARON VASQUEZ – POSTWORKS

Sound Designer
TOM PAUL

Sound Editor
DANIEL PERLIN

Online Editor
LESLIE LYNNE SAYLOR

Engineer (score)
RON SEARLES
RON SKINNER

The Accordes String Quartet
FUJIKO IMAJISHI
CAROL FUJINO
DOUGLAS PERRY
DAVID HETHERINGTON

Piano
ANDREW LOCKINGTON

Clarinet
JAMES ORMSTON

Bansuri Flute
RON ALLEN

Tabla Drums
JATINDER PAHUJA

Recorded at
CBC STUDIOS, TORONTO

"Meri Desi Rani"
"Come to Me"
"Destiny"
Arranged & produced by Chris Rael
Recorded & mixed by Tom Schick & Chris Zane
Singers: Chris Rael & Anjali
Musicians: Samir Chatterjee, Rima Fand, Jonathan Feinberg, Steve Gorn,
Aaron Heick, Dan Levine, Frank London, Joe Quigley, Chris Rael

BRAHMACHARI courtesy of
Sippy Films Pvt. Ltd. & Generation Three Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.
Sacha Sippy & Zubin Mistry

PADOSAN courtesy of
Mehmood Productions, Mehmood & Usman Ali

New Year’s Eve footage used courtesy of NY1 News
The NY1 Logo is a registered trademark

New York Daily News, L.P. used with permission

Cosmopolitan Magazine used with permission

Major funding provided by National Endowment for the Arts

Thank You

Julie Gedden
Vinod Ganatra
Raj Ganatra
Roger E. Kass
Linda Cohen
Lorene Machado
Madonna
Carol Dysinger
Billy Baldwin
Adam Wolfensohn
Uma Da Cunha
Rochelle Rubin
Cheryl Head
Fred and Sheila Small
Susan Small & Julia Presten
Megan & Cassius Benett
Beth Urdang
Dawn Sutter
Lisa Sorrentino
Sonia Nikore
Katrina Kennison
Ajay Mehta
Shusham Bedi
Anurag Mehta
Andrea and Jeffrey Pieper
Charles Pieper
Ella Urdang
Mary Ann Kellogg
Gill Holland
Elizabeth Adam
Subash & Sarla Chandra
Adi Davar & Rashne Davar Green
Fahroze Alam
Moira Shaughnessy
Jonathan Shandell
Nancy Shane
Sakina Jaffrey

Mohammad Asif and the Bombay Theater
Beauty by Blush
Bed, Bath & Beyond
Butala Emporium, Inc.
Churchill Corporate Services, Inc.
Goodwill Industries
le marquis hotel
Lonely Planet Publications
Major League Baseball, Inc.
Monkeys with Checkbooks, LLC
P.J. Beauty Salon
New York City Board of Education PS 173
Stonyfield Farms
tdf Costume Collection
Wigmasters & Associates

Jackson Heights Merchants Association
Merchants, Residents, and Patrons of Jackson Heights, NY
Anchal Fashion
Wazir Ali and Kabab King Palace
Avi Ben-Zikry
Shiv Dass and Family
Golden Music
Pintoo Jalal and Planet M
Kitab Bookstore & Savla family
Steve Knobel and Jackson Heights Jewish Center
Raga stores
Binu Samuel and Delhi Palace
Ashish Sanwal
Nawaz Sharif
Sonali Jewellers
Todays’ Music
Deepak Verma and Paras Jewellers
Mohinder Verma

Selected Costumes by Karisma Boutique and Shingar Fashions
Selected Items in Carol Kane’s wardrobe by Coldwater Creek
Selected artwork by Shaswat Butala and Butala Emporium

GOLDCREST POST
GIGANTIC RECORDING STUDIOS
MAYOR’S OFFICE FOR FILM, TELEVISION AND BROADCASTING
POSTWORKS
SCREEN ACTORS GUILD

In Memoriam
David Martin Orans

© Gigantic Pictures & KTEH

Presented by the Independent Television Service (ITVS),
with funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

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