Swanand Kirkire

Actor | Singer
Swanand Kirkire

Biography: Swanand Kirkire is a lyricist, playback singer, writer, assistant director, dialogue writer, all rolled into one. The title track of Sudhir Mishra’s movie Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi --Bawra mann dekhne chala ek sapna—was written by Kirkire. The songs ‘Bande Me Tha Dum...Vande Mataram’ from Lage Raho Munna Bhai and for the song ‘Behti Hawaa Sa Tha Woh...’ from the film 3 Idiots have won him the National Film for Best Lyrics. He received the Filmfare Award nomination for Best Lyrics for the song ‘Piyu Bole’ in Parineeta (2005).

Swanand Kirkire : Filmography