Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam (born 5 November 1988)is a Telugu Film Director known for his romantic Comedy Film Pellichoopulu(2016). His maiden movie, Pellichoopulu, has been adjudged a hit at the domestic box office and in the US market.
He started his career with short films. He has tremendous talent in making short films, He has directed many short films like critically accliamed short film with Vinoothna Geetha Media, Anukokunda, and Sainma, a hit on YouTube channel.
The recent movie Pellichoopulu got a huge response and high success rate. The directors like SS. Rajamouli, Sukumar and many tollywood famous personalities appreciated his work on Pellichoopulu. He used the character arcs of Judd Apatow’s Knocked Up as references for Pelli Choopulu.
Latest admirer for Tharun Bhasker is Bollywood superstar Salman Khan. The ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ star had watched Pelli Choopulu recently and he expressed his wish to remake the film in Hindi under his production house.
Salman Khan even requested Tharun Bhasker to helm the Hindi version too. Nonetheless, Tharun is yet to make his decision on this, since it needs around a year time to work on the same subject.
Usually, none refuses when a superstar like Salman Khan gives a chance. But, Tharun Bhasker who is currently enjoying the success has other commitments to fulfill. So, he may decide on remaking Pelli Choopulu in Hindi only after completing his prior obligations.
Currently, Tharun Bhasker is penning a script for a film to be produced by Suresh Babu.