Kedar Shinde



kedar shinde


Brief Intro

Kedar Shinde is a Marathi Actor, Director, Producer and Writer. He has directed many famous Marathi movies like ‘Aga Bai Arecha’, ‘Jatra’, ‘Vijay Aso’ and so on. He has also made a cameo in ‘Aga Bai Arecha’ in a negative role. His drama ‘Punha Sahi Re Sahi’ was a commercially hit show which will soon complete 2,500 shows.


Early Life & Background

Kedar Shinde was born on 16th January 1973. He is the grandson of Shahir Sabale. He completed his education from R.M.Bhatt high school and further he studied from Maharshi Dyanand College.


First assignment/ First major break

Kedar’s first drama was ‘Bomb-E-Meri Jaan’ but it didn’t do well. Kedar’s major break was when he directed the play ‘Sahi Re Sahi’ which became popular among Marathi audience.


Journey in the industry

Kedar started his career by directing the play ‘Bomb-E-Meri Jaan’. Later, he directed various plays like ‘Aamchya Sarkhe Aamhich’, ‘Tu Tu Mi Mi’, ‘Lochya Jhala Re’ and more. He directed the popular Marathi comedy play ‘Sahi Re Sahi’ which was commercially successful. Recently he also directed the sequel of the play name ‘Punha Sahi Re Sahi’.

After directing superhit dramas, Kedar entered in Marathi tele industry and directed few Marathi serials which includes ‘House Full’, ‘Hasa Chakat Fu’, ‘Saheb Biwi Ani Mi’ and few more. All the serials he directed were for the popular Marathi channel Zee Marathi. He also directed Zee Marathi’s most popular serial ‘Shreeyut Gangadhar Tipare’ starring Dilip Prabhavalkar in a lead role. He also produced the television show ‘Varcha Class’.

After Serials, he diverted his attention towards Marathi films and directed a comedy film ‘Aga Bai Arecha’ which became superhit at the box office. Critics & audience both appreciated the talent and creativity of Kedar Shinde. In his debut film Kedar introduced item song for the first time in Marathi film. Song was choreographed by Farah Khan and Sonali Bendre had performed on the song ‘Cham Cham’. He also played a small part in the movie in a negative role.

After the success of ‘Aga Bai Arecha’, Kedar directed another blockbuster Marathi comedy movie ‘Jatra’, featuring Bharat Jadhav in a double role. In 2006, he directed the movie ‘Yanda Kartavya Aahe’ starring Ankush Choudhary and Smita Shewale. In the same year, he directed another comedy movie ‘Majha Navra Tujhi Bayko’. In 2007, he directed another comedy movie with Bharat Jadhav in a lead role ‘Mukkam Post London’. It was the first Marathi movie which was shot in London. In 2008, he directed another blockbuster movie ‘Galgale Nighale’. In 2010, he directed the movie ‘Irada Pakka’, starring Siddharth Jadhav in a lead role. In the same year, he directed ‘On Duty 24 Taas’, which was a mix of comedy and drama genre. The story of the movie was slackly based on the post incident of the event 26/11. In 2013, he directed the movie ‘Kho-Kho’. Kedar has also directed the Bollywood movie ‘Toh Baat Pakki’ starring Tabu, Vatsal Sheth and Sharman Joshi in lead roles in 2010.

Apart from direction, Kedar had acted in his own film ‘Aga Bai Arecha’ in 2004 and later acted in the Marathi movie ‘Hello Jai Hind’ directed by Gajendra Ahire in 2011. He is also a successful writer and has written for most of his movies like ‘Jatra’, ‘Yanda Kartavya Aahe’, ‘Majha Navra Tujhi Bayko’, ‘Bakula Namdev Ghotale’ and most recently ‘Kho-Kho’.



Kedar Shinde has received many trophies and awards during his college days in the inter college competition in the field of direction and acting.


Name of films

As a Director:

‘Aga Bai Arecha’ in 2006

‘Jatra’ in 2006

‘Majha Navra Tujhi Bayko’ in 2006

‘Yanda Kartavya Aahe’ in 2006

‘Mukkam Post London’ in 2007

‘Bakula Namdev Ghotale’ in 2008

‘Galgale Nighale’ in 2008

‘Yancha Kahi Nem Nahi’ in 2008

‘On Duty 24’ Taas in 2010

‘Irada Pakka’ in 2010

‘Toh Baat Pakki!’ in 2010

‘Kho-Kho’ in 2013


As an Actor:

‘Hello Jai Hind’

‘Aga Bai Arrecha’


As a Writer:

‘Jatra’ in 2006

‘Bakula Namdev Ghotale’ as a story and screenplay writer in 2007

‘Majha Navra Tujhi Bayko’ as story writer in 2006

‘Yanda Kartavya Aahe’ as a screenplay writer in 2006

‘Kho-Kho’ in 2013


Name of serials

As Director-

‘Madhu Ithe Aani Chandra Tithe’ for Zee Marathi

‘Shreeyut Gangadhar Tipare’ for Zee Marathi

‘Ghadalay Bighadalay’ for Zee Marathi

‘Hasa Chakat Fu’ for Zee Marathi

‘Saheb Bibi Ani Mi’ for Zee Marathi


As a Producer:

Varcha Class


Name of Dramas

As a Director:


Sahi Re Sahi

Lochya Jhala Re

Shreemant Damodarpant

Tu Tu Mi Mi

Punha Sahi Re Sahi

Gopala Re Gopala

Amachya Sarakhe Amhich