In the year 1948, Shakti Samanta joined the Hindi film industry as an assistant director. At that time, he assisted Satish Nigam for the film Sunehre Din which featured Raj Kapoor in the lead role. Soon after this, he made his directorial debut with the film Bahu in 1954. Further, he delivered various super hits. Aradhana, Anuraag, Amanush, etc are all Shakti Samanta movies.
Apart from being a director, Shakti was a leading producer as well. In the year 1957, he founded his own production company & made his debut as a film producer in Bollywood. The director-producer has made 43 films including 6 Bengali films.
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