Managed and run by well-known industry professionals, the faculty consists of some of the most sought after names from FTII-Pune, NSD-Delhi and our very own Hindi film Industry.

Mr. Paintal, Head – Acting
Mr. Paintal, an actor of repute, is an alumnus of from the prestigious FTII, Pune. In his illustrious career spanning over 4 decades, he has done more than 350 films in Hindi and other Indian Languages, which includes acclaimed roles in notable films like “Umang”, “Lal Pathar”, “Yaar Mera”, “Piya ka Ghar”, “Shaadi Ke Baad”, “Bawarchi”, “Mere Apne”, “Raffoo Chakkar”, “Satte Pe Satta”, “Tere Pyaar Mein”, “Sadma” and many many more. His stellar performances in movies directed by Greats like Sh. Hrishikesh Mukherjee, Mr. Gulzar, Mr. Atma Ram, Mr. L.V.Prasad, Mr. Raja Ram & Satish Waghle and under big banners like Shri Guru Dutt Films, Rajshree Pictures, Mr. F.C.Mehra and Mr. N.C.Sippy have made him hugely popular.

He has also performed in numerous stage shows with Bollywood legends such as Nutan, Nanda, Hemant Kumar, Kishore Kumar and later with Udit Narayan, Kumar Sanu, Abhijeet, Sudesh Bhosale, Sonu Nigam, Alka Yagnik, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Bappi Lahiri, Akshay Kumar, Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Govinda, Karishma Kapoor, Shilpa Shetty and many more, not only in India but all over the world.

He is also a leading performer of Mime- an Art form considered the highest form of drama.

A keen student and proponent of Method Acting, his deep understanding of the nuances of acting and his wide experience has made him a great teacher of acting for the last 32 years. He has the distinction of being the “Head of the Acting Department of FTII”, where he was a student once.