life and career
Known for his works in Telugu cinema and Bollywood, Ram Gopal Verma forayed into the film industry with the path-breaking crime thriller, 'Siva' (1989). Later he directed some memorable films like 'Rangeela', 'Satya', 'Company', 'Sarkaar', 'Jungle' and others. He even experimented with the horror genre and made films like 'Bhoot', 'Darna Mana Hai', 'Vaastu Shastra' and others. His ambitious remake of 'Sholay' titled 'Ram Gopal Verma Ki Aag' turned to be one of the biggest box-office dud of all times.