Rumi Jaffery is a Writer, Director, and an Actor. He mainly worked as Writer in Indian Film Cinema since his debut. Rumi Jaffery has written over 50 movies since his debut in Indian Cinema. He was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India in 1974. He did his schooling from Mumbai, and college from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He has interest in writing stories since his childhood. He won many competitions when he was in school. Rumi Jaffery made his debut in Indian Cinema in 1992, when he worked as writer in the movie “
Paayal”, directed by Mahendra Singh, starring Bhagyashree, Himalaya, and Farida Jala as lead roles, while
Annu Kapoor, Baby Rupal, Aha Sharma, Raju Shreshtra, and much more played the roles of supporting artists. The story of the movie was loved by everyone and Rumi Jeffery was appreciated by everyone for his work.
Later he worked as a writer in movie “Rang”, and “Waqt Hamara Hai.” In 1995,
David Dhawan hired Rumi Jaffery as a screenplay artist in the movie “Coolie No. 1”, the movie’s star cast includes names like Govinda, Karishma Kapoor, and Harish as main roles. Later, the same year he worked as a dialogue writer in the movie “Sarhad: The Border of Crime”. This movie was directed by Mahendra Singh, starring
Raj Babbar, Farha Naaz, and
Deepak Tijori. The movie was a great hit and every team member of the movie was appreciated for their hard work. Rumi Jaffery was appreciated highly as a dialogue writer. Impressed by his work, he became one of the most demanded writers of the Indian Cinema. In 1997, he worked as a story writer and as a supporting actor in the super hit movie “
Judwaa 2”. The movie was directed by David Dhawan, starring
Salman Khan as in double role, Karishma Kapoor, and Rambha.
The movie was based on the story of twin brothers who were separated immediately after birth and in their adulthood, they meet by fate and join forces to defeat their common enemy. Later, that ear he worked as a story writer in the movie Mr. & Mrs. Khiladi. The movie was directed by David Dhavan, starring
Akshay Kumar, and
Paresh Rawal. Later he continued working with many prominent directors of the Indian Cinema as a writer and screenplay artist. He mostly worked with David Dhawan. In 2008, he worked as a writer in a
Rohit Shetty film, “
Golmaal Returns”. Later in 2008, he directed a movie “
God Tussi Great Ho”, starring Salman Khan,
Priyanka Chopra, and
Amitabh Bachchan. He also directed “
Life Partner”, a comedy-drama, starring Govinda,
Fardeen Khan, Tushar Kapoor, Genelia D’Souza, and
Prachi Desai. In 2002, he was nominated for the award Best Story at Screen Weekly Awards, for movie Mujhe Kuch Kehna Hai.