Karan Anshuman Biography, Age, wife, career – Director of Mirzapur

Karan Anshuman biography ,Director of the famous and most viewed web series Mirzapur. He is also a producer and film writer. Inside edge was also directed by Karan Anshuman. And not only this he directed and write Bangistan also.

Early life

Anshuman was born in 1980. He was born and bought in MAHARASHTRA MUMBAI. He done his schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School, and then he done his graduation from St Xavier’ College and then he went to Denison University, United states where he do his further education. He took the degree of filmmaking


1. Karan Anshuman was the founder of Dreamscape Media. He founded this on 2004.  In this digital agency they do business creation of apps and do online marketing.

2. He began his career in film as film critics in 2011. He started film critic’s work with Mumbai mirror.

3. Karan Anshuman did his directional debut with film Bangistan in 2015.This is the First film which was directed by Karan Anshuman. But this film doesn’t do any good collection in the box office.  

4. His next project was a web series of a famous OTT platform Amazon prime. And the web series name was Inside edge. The first season of this show was release on 2017 and after the release it became the most watched web series of Amazon prime and this web series won ITA Award. This web show has also been nominated in 2018 International Emmy Award. 

5. And the next web series which was also directed by Karan Anshuman was Mirzapur. The most viewed and most rated web series. This is the Story of two families, who lives in Uttar Pradesh and how they deal with drug smuggler. This web series is full of action, drama and thriller. Mirzapur season first was aired on 16 November 2018.


1. Bangistan

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The first film of Karan Anshuman as a director is Bangistan which was released in 2015. It is a comedy film. This film was produced by Farhan Akhtar. The main lead of this film is Ritesh Deshmukh, Pulkit Samrat. And Jacqueline Fernandez was in a cameo role. This film got mixed reviews from the critics and audience. This film was released on 700 screens in India.

2. Inside edge

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Inside Edge

Inside Edge is a web series of Amazon prime .directed and created by Karan Anshuman. It was released on July 10, 2017. The story of this web series is about a cricket team, Mumbai Mavericks. The star cast of this web series is Vivek Oberoi, Richa Chada, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Amir Bashir, Anged Bedi, Sapna Pabbi, Amit Sial, Karan Oberoi and Asha Saini.

Inside Edge got very good reviews from audiences and it is the most viewed web series of Amazon Prime.

3. Mirzapur-

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Mirzapur is an action crime thriller based web series which was released on Amazon Prime. This web series is created by Karan Anshuman and the script was written by Puneet Krishna and Vineet Krishna. The first season was directed by Karan Anshuman with Gurmmeet Singh and Mihit Desai, they both are the director of the second season of Mirzapur also.

The story revolves around Akhandanand Tripathi (Pankaj Tripathi), also known as Kaleen Bhaiya, he is the don of that area and ruler of Mirzapur. The cast of the first season is Pankaj Tripathi, Shweta Tripathi, Divyendu Sharma, Ali Fazal, Vikrant Messy, and Shriya Pilgaonkar, Harshita gaur, Rasika Dugal and Kulbhushan kharbanda. The whole series was filmed in Uttar Pradesh, Mirzapur and many other places of UP.

Awards & Achievements

1. Karan Anshuman got the named of Most Influential Young Indians of 2018.

2. He got the Best Director Award in ITA for the web series Inside Edge 2017.

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