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I don't like anything I have made, says ad man and filmmaker R Balki
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I don't like anything I have made, says ad man and filmmaker R...

By Aastha Atray Banan| Posted 5 hours R Balki never meant to be in advertising. And now, after 30 years he retires to filmmaking. Here, the 52-year-old takes us on a trip down memory lane Advertising moghul R Balakrishna, or Balki's ... Mid Day, 2 weeks ago
Balki: The man for all brands Business Standard, 2 weeks ago
Balki gives up advertising for Bollywood, 2 weeks ago

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Balki: An extraordinary adman

He didn't think much of advertising awards, and yet as he moves on from Mullen Lowe Lintas, he leaves the agency at its strongest ever, says Alokananda Chakraborty.For many, advertising is Don Draper*. And if you were to look specifically at India, it would be an industry represented by 30,000 Don Drapers. Smooth and loquacious on the surface. But deep down they are really terrible people - facile and manipulative - who are paid a bomb to keep their hair perfectly gelled at all times or holiday ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Here are 5 fun 'Balki interviews' from the past...  Afaqs2 weeks ago The Lowe that Balki built...  Afaqs2 weeks ago R Balki quits Mullen Lowe Lintas, advertising for films  Livemint.com2 weeks ago
Forbes India

R Balki quits advertising for the silver screen

MUMBAI: It's end of an era at MullenLowe Lintas as group chairman R Balakrishnan, popularly known as Balki, leaves after 22 years. He plans to focus full-time on what has so far been a parallel career managed alongside his responsibilities at the ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago In second act, Balki turns full-time film-maker  Business Line2 weeks ago R Balki quits as chairman of MullenLowe Lintas  Economic Times2 weeks ago For R Balki, it all comes down to the story  Forbes India1 month ago

Born-again filmmaker

Having ended his advertising innings, R Balki shares how some of his best work was actually his worst. Sipping on coffee at his Khar office, adman and filmmaker R Balki has a visibly relaxed aura. It's been less than a week that he officially ...
 Mumbai Mirror2 weeks ago

Pops on dear friend Balki's yellow writing pad...

KV Sridhar aka Pops talks to afaqs! about Balki-the-adman. I'll start this piece with what people say about partnerships - Never marry somebody who's younger to you, because you can never match the enthusiasm. I got so much energy from Balki at a time when I ...
 Afaqs2 weeks ago

Balki opened the gates for the creative heads to become the boss

Ramesh Narayan writes that Balki was the first indication of a subtle shift in the highest echelons of power in ad agencies. Till the late 90s the big agencies were tightly controlled and managed by the suits. Ramesh Narayan | Mumbai | August 11, ...
 Best Media Info2 weeks ago

R Balki calls it a day; ad world will miss his creative genius

More than the product, the campaign served to establish the brand's defining ethos. What daag... did for Surf Excel, jaago re (wake up!) did for Tata Tea and What an Idea, Sirji! did for Idea. These campaigns wouldn't have been, but for the genius ...
 Financial Express2 weeks ago

Twins poonam and priyanka to dance in santa's film

We had reported earlier that Santhanam will be seen playing a chef in Anand Balki's comedy flick Server Sundaram, and that Marathi actress Vaibhavi Shandilya had been roped in to essay his romantic interest. The team will be heading to Australia to ...
 Times of India2 months ago

Vicky's short is tribute to dads with unlived dreams

R Balki to produce the short film about an emotional father-son journey
 DNA2 months ago Googles short film on Bollywood by Amit Sharma  Bollywood Hungama2 months ago

Exit Balki, enter next

The young guys in the ad-world today, who will shape the next decade or two of advertising in India, are more informed and aware than we were and they are scattered across various functions
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
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