(Last Updated on : 07/07/2014)
Bosco-Caesar is a famed Indian choreographer
duo who has rendered many remarkable dance sequences to the Hindi film industry. Bosco Martis and Caesar Gonsalves make this Bollywood
duo who have together choreographed more than 200 songs for a number of films. They also own the Bosco Caesar Dance Company located in Mumbai
and two of its branches are situated in Kolkata
in Phoolbagan and Salt Lake areas. Their striking works in Bollywood have also won them prestigious film awards.
Early Life of Bosco-Caesar
Bosco Martis was born on 27th November 1974 and Caesar Gonsalves was born on 23rd February 1973 in Mumbai. Both of them grew up in the same city and did their schooling from St. Joseph's School at Juhu. In the year 1990 they joined Mithibai College
Career of Bosco-Caesar
Bosco-Caesar began their dancing career as backup dancers for the renowned choreographer Farah Khan
. They started shaping their independent career in the arena of choreography in the year 1994. Their first project was to choreograph a stage show for prominent singers Shaan
and Sagarika for an award function. Subsequently they choreographed a music video for the song 'Oye Shava' sung by Raageshwari
While the video was being filmed the duo was noticed and approached by the ad film director Prahlad Kakkar. The latter offered them to choreograph a television commercial which was shot with the Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
. Following this, Bosco-Caesar marked their film debut as choreographers in 2000 with Vidhu Vinod Chopra
's Bollywood flick Mission Kashmir. Later the duo crafted several popular dance sequences for movies like Munnabhai M.B.B.S., Bunty Aur Babli
, Jab We Met
, Love Aaj Kal, 3 Idiots, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Student of the Year, Gunday, Main Tera Hero and many more. Bosco-Caesar have also ventured in the Indian television where they mentored the television reality shows Fame Gurukul in 2005 and Chak Dhoom Dhoom in 2010.
Achievements of Bosco-Caesar
Bosco-Caesar have won a number of accolades for crafting striking dance sequences in Hindi films. They won National Film Award
for Best Choreography in 2011 for choreographing the song 'Senorita' in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. They also received Filmfare Award for Best Choreography
for choreographing the songs 'Chor Bazaari' (Love Aaj Kal), 'Senorita' (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara) and 'Aunty Ji' (Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu) in the years 2010, 2011 and 2012 respectively. They won IIFA Award for Best Choreography
in 2010 for Love Aaj Kal.